This is a preview of YG’s upcoming sitcom ‘YG Strategy Center’ headed by ‘God of Music’ PD Park Joon Soo. Setting is at YG building showing how the artists work or what they do. Filming is on September and is planning to be aired on November 2017. Broadcast schedule (time & date) as well as & network/channel where it will be aired are still undecided. It’s also reported that most if not all the ‘singers/musicians’ will participate in this sitcom.
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YG Entertainment CEO YANG HYUN SUK uploaded a meaningful post on his SNS page.
On June 27, YANG HYUN SUK posted a screenshot of a fan’s message on his Instagram page. The fan messaged that BLACKPINK should go on JTBC’s Knowing Bros, and YANG HYUN SUK replied by posting “I’m trying really hard. First time asking a favor in 17 years.”
Usually, YANG HYUN SUK doesn’t do work related to YG musician’s TV show appearances. However, it seems as if YANG HYUN SUK has actually stepped in this time to help BLACKPINK go on Knowing Bros.
Although BLACKPINK’s debut was less than a year ago, the music video of the group’s new song “As If It’s Your Last” hit 37.47 million views in just 107 hours after its release. The music video posted 10 million views in 17 hours and 20 million in 47 hours. BLACKPINK has set a new record of surpassing the 30 million mark in the shortest time among K-pop groups.
Upon comeback, BLACKPINK’s new song swept Korea’s real-time, daily and weekly charts and became No.1 on the New Songs Chart of QQ Music, China’s largest music steaming platform that has 40 billion monthly subscribers. BLACKPINK is also setting new records: it became the first K-pop group to have a single topping the iTunes chart in 18 countries and chosen as US Apple Music’s Best of the Week.
BLACKPINK put on its comeback stage on MBC’s Music Core on June 24. The group will be going on a number of music and variety shows and radio programs to promote their new song.
YG Entertainment is set to produce multiple audition programs. The company is preparing for not only a survival audition show for YG trainees, but also a collaboration program with other music labels. YG’s ambition is to create a program that can create big hit not only in Korea but also overseas.
Continue reading [YG-LIFE] 170620 YGE to Produce New Survival Audition Programs + Reality Shows, BLACKPINK TV
BLACKPINK will be the next runner for the comeback relay of YG artists.
According to multiple music industry insiders on June 4, BLACKPINK is shooting the music video for their new songs this week, to kick off a full-fledged comeback project. Considering the time needed for the editing of the music video and the finishing work, the time of BLACKPINK’s comeback is expected to be mid-June at earliest.
Continue reading [YG-LIFE] 160605 Exclusive: BLACKPINK After GD… Shooting MV This Week, Coming Back With New Songs This Month
Now well into its 21st year, YG Entertainment is no longer a music agency. It is exerting great influence across all areas of the entertainment industry and has become enormous in size too.
YG started out as a management company for hiphop artists. Now, it has become the No.1 entertainment agency in Korea and even gained global recognition. All the global top singers, actors/actresses, models, TV celebrities, and star TV show producers are with YG.
YG’s systematic and future-oriented management system and its in-depth knowledge on what artists need and want has made it into an agency that many celebrities want to join. YG head YANG HYUN SUK is a well-trusted figure in the entertainment industry, and people know that there is something different about YG artists. This has made it possible for YG to build its own entertainment empire.
Continue reading [YG-LIFE] 170515 YG Entertainment is Big Enough to Build its Own Entertainment Empire with its Musicians, TV Show Producers & Actors
YG Family caught two birds with one stone, making donations and presenting concert.
On May 14, “2017 YG X UNICEF Walking Festival” was jointly hosted by YG Entertainment and UNICEF at Peace Plaza of Sang-am World Cup Stadium.
In “YG X UNICEF Walking Festival”, more than 5,000 participants walked a 4K course in the area of Sang-am World Cup Stadium and Peace Plaza and then enjoyed after-concert. In the festival, participants could enjoy the walk and make meaningful donations. The 20,000 won of entry fee for “YG X UNICEF Walking Festival” from all participants will be used for to help health promotion and malnutrition treatment for children and teenagers, through Muju YG Foundation and the Korean Committee for UNICEF.
Continue reading [YG-LIFE] 170515 The eldest JINUSEAN→The youngest BLACKPINK…YG’s donation that caught two birds with one stone