Velvet - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Velvet


Red Velvet members Irene, Seulgi release new mini-album 'Monster'

Jul 06, 2020 - 8:52 PM

The long-awaited mini-album finally drops

LOOK: There's a new Red Velvet Banana Pudding from M Bakery

Feb 15, 2020 - 1:23 PM

M Bakery's vanilla pudding is mixed with cream cheese icing, vanilla wafers, freshly-baked red velvet cake, and bananas!

We're living for K-pop group Red Velvet as Trolls

Feb 09, 2020 - 6:14 PM

Check out the character posters here!

K-POP TROLLS. The girl group is part of an ensemble voice cast for the 'Trolls' sequel. Photo from SM Town

Red Velvet's Wendy injured after falling offstage during SBS Gayo Daejeon rehearsals

Dec 25, 2019 - 7:37 PM

Red Velvet's agency SM Entertainment cancels the girl group's performance at the music festival following the incident

WENDY. The Red Velvet singer is being treated for injuries after falling off stage during rehearsals. Screenshot from

HIGHLIGHTS: K-pop World Music Festival 2019

Jun 10, 2019 - 4:00 PM

Missed out on the concert? We got you covered!

Red Velvet headlines K-Pop World Music Festival 2019 in Manila

Apr 29, 2019 - 3:44 PM

NCT127, Sohee, Kim Dong-han, and Elris are also part of the concert happening on June 9 at the Mall of Asia Arena

LISTEN: Red Velvet debuts English version of 'Bad Boy'

Jun 27, 2018 - 12:14 PM

The girls sing the English version during K-Con in the US

KPOP PERFORMANCE. The girl group performs an English version of the hit 'Bad Boy.' Image from Red Velvet's Facebook page

Kim Jong-un 'deeply moved' by K-pop concert – KCNA

Apr 02, 2018 - 11:28 AM

Kim, the first North Korean leader ever to attend a show by entertainers from the South, shakes hands with the performers and 'expressed his deep thanks to them,' the North's official KCNA news agency reports

AFTER THE CONCERT. This picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on April 2, 2018 and taken on April 1, 2018 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (centre L) speaking to South Korean musicians as his wife Ri Sol-Ju (far L) and South Korea's Culture, Sports and Tourism Minister Do Jong-whan (centre R) look on, after a rare concert by South Korean musicians at the East Pyongyang Grand Theatre in Pyongyang. Photo by KCNA via KNS/AFP

Kim Jong-un attends rare concert by South Korean pop stars

Apr 01, 2018 - 10:01 PM

(3rd UPDATE) The visit, described by many as a cultural charm offensive by the South, comes as a diplomatic thaw quickens on the peninsula after months of tensions

CONCERT. This April 1, 2018 picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on April 2, 2018 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (2nd line C) and his wife Ri Sol-Ju (2nd line 6th L) posing with South Korea's Culture, Sports and Tourism Minister Do Jong-whan (3rd line 3rd R) and South Korean musicians at the East Pyongyang Grand Theater in Pyongyang. Photo by KCNA via KNS/AFP

Red Velvet, other South Korean musicians leave for Pyongyang performance

Mar 31, 2018 - 3:23 PM

The 120-member group is performing ahead of an inter-Korean summit on April 27

RED VELVET. The South Korean girl group is among the artists headed to the North Korean capital ahead of the inter-Korean summit. Screenshot from

Red Velvet, Seohyun of Girls' Generation to perform in North Korea

Mar 21, 2018 - 8:43 PM

Seoul will send a total of 160 performers to Pyongyang for a 4-day visit from March 31 to April 3

RED VELVET. Kpop girl group Red Velvet is set perform in Pyeongyang, first time a South Korean artist holds a concert in since 2007. Screenshot from

'Tales of Berseria' review: A step in the right direction

Feb 19, 2017 - 6:31 PM

With Berseria the series veers away from clichès – proof that a simple yet cohesive story and gameplay can go far

The diverse personalities of the supporting characters provide great balance to Velvet's dark and almost monotonous persona.

Photo recap: 22 pics of Super Junior, Girls' Generation at rocking PH concert

Apr 13, 2015 - 4:12 PM

Photos from the intense explosion of sound and color that was the BestofBESTPH2015 concert at the Philippine Arena also featuring Red Velvet and BtOB

In Twitter pics: Super Junior, Girls' Generation in ‘Best of the Best in PH’ concert

Apr 12, 2015 - 10:29 PM

Red Velvet and Born to Beat also entertained the fans

‘Best of the Best PH’ K-Pop concert: 7 things we're looking forward to

Mar 28, 2015 - 9:50 AM

Get ready for the ultimate K Pop concert of the year

Super Junior, Girls Generation to hold concert in Manila

Feb 24, 2015 - 8:20 PM

The special guest is finally revealed Who do you think it is?

SUPER JUNIOR. The boy band will be joined by Girls Generation and Red Velvet, plus two more guests. Photo by Bea Doo-na/EPA

Rocker Lou Reed died doing tai chi - widow

Nov 02, 2013 - 2:41 PM

Lou Reed s widow talks about his last moments

LEGEND. Music icon Lou Reed is said to have died peacefully. AFP Photo

Singer, songwriter Lou Reed dead at 71

Oct 28, 2013 - 7:07 AM

He s viewed by many as the godfather of punk

Breastfeeding in time of crisis

May 04, 2013 - 4:19 PM

During a disaster breastfeeding not only ensures that babies get proper nourishment but also makes them resistant to illness

Guitar legend Slash coming over at last

Apr 22, 2013 - 2:20 PM

Rock music’s ‘Cat in the Hat’ will be playing in Manila two Saturdays from now Here’s a warm up

SHADES OF GREATNESS. The top hat, the shades, the long, curly locks — and blistering rock licks — will be upon us when Slash plays at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on May 4. Photo from

Emotional intensity: Music of How to Dress Well

Mar 07, 2013 - 1:01 PM

How to Dress Well aka Tom Krell performs his emotionally intense experimental music in Manila

HOW TO DRESS WELL. Tom Krell was in The Collective, Makati last March 2 for his first concert in the Philippines. All photos by Andrew Robles

Showbitz: Pinoy celebs anticipate the Oscars

Feb 24, 2013 - 1:40 PM

Even Pinoy celebs are looking forward to the Oscars They walk down their own red carpet in a lead up event to the awards night

THE CLASSIC. Rising star Jessy Mendiola works a classic little black dress. All photos by Andrew Robles