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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Girl group BLACKPINK has successfully finished their debut showcase in Japan.
YANG HYUN SUK posted a photo on his social media account on July 21, with hashtags “BLACKPINK #SHOWCASE #武道館 #20170720 #BLACKPINK_JAPAN_DEBUT #BLACKPINK_IN_YOUR_AREA #YG #with #AVEX #MATSUURA @masatomatsuura”.
Continue reading [YG-LIFE] 170721 BLACKPINK Made Successful Debut in Japan, President of Avex is Making a Heart, Too
Girl group BLACKPINK of four members is officially expanding their career to Japan, making a grand debut in the country today (July 20).
BLACKPINK is hosting debut showcase in Japan on July 20 in the evening, at Budokan in Tokyo, Japan.
Continue reading [YG-LIFE] 170720 BLACKPINK Makes Grand Debut in Japan, Yang Hyun Suk Will Help
BLACKPINK is to appear on Knowing Bros. This is the first time that super rookie BLACKPINK goes on Knowing Bros, one of the most popularity variety shows. Expectations are running especially high as all the four members will come on the show. Earlier on, fans and YANG HYUN SUK made requests online that BLACKPINK should go on the show.
According to industry insiders on July 8, BLACKPINK will shoot JTBC’s Knowing Bros next week as new students in “Bros High School”.
It’s BLACKPINK’s first appearance on Knowing Bros. Earlier on, a fan posted a comment that he wanted to see BLACKPINK on Knowing Bros and the head of BLACKPINK’s agency YANG HYUN SUK replied, “I’m trying my best. This is the first time I asked someone for a favor in 17 years.”
Continue reading [YG-LIFE] 170708 BLACKPINK Goes On Knowing Bros upon YANG HYUN SUK’s Request
In MBC Every1’s “Weekly Idol” show to be aired on July 5, BLACKPINK’s song dedicated to their boss YANG HYUN SUK will be unveiled.
BLACKPINK makes the second appearance in “Weekly Idol” show with their new song “As If It’s Your Last”. BLACKPINK made a successful debut in entertainment TV show by appearing in “Weekly Idol” show eight months ago. According to insiders, BLACKPINK will reveal their appeals in the show once again by boasting their full-blown sense of humor and wit.
Continue reading [YG-LIFE] 170704 BLACKPINK’s Second Attack on “Weekly Idol”, A Song Dedicated to Yang Hyun Suk To Be Unveiled
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.