As the agency behind K-pop hits such as BIGBANG, 2NE1, WINNER, iKON, BLACKPINK, and more, YG Entertainment is an agency that countless trainees have dreamt of being a part of. Though the idol groups mentioned above are now full-fledged artists with various albums and awards under their belts, they were once young trainees, working hard each and […]
As 2018 winds down to a close, it is the season to look back on the best of the year. Korean media outlets News1 and dongA both surveyed various industry professionals to gather their opinions on the year’s top K-pop artists, rookies, producers, and more.
The sitcom is set for global release via Netflix on October 5, 2018. All 8 Episodes of the sitcom can officially be viewed at Netflix: LINK ABOUT THE SHOW: “YG Strategy Center” is a new real sitcom produced by producing director (PD) Park Jun Su, who has created showed like Mnet’s “The God of Music” and “UV […]
YG Plus, YG Entertainment’s subsidiary announced that its cosmetics brand ‘moonshot’ will be expanding to Southeast Asia and Japan.
It is not an exaggeration to say that YG Entertainment (YG) perfectly dominated music charts of early 2018. According to OSEN’s analysis on Melon Chart for early 2018 on July 5, YG artists were placed at no. 1 for 89 days among a total of 186 days in 2018.
The term ‘jewel box’ didn’t just come out of nowhere. BLACKPINK did it again, with their comeback in 1 year. YG’s strategy of focusing energy and emitting it at once seems to be working. Related officials assess that focusing on the contents rather than promotion played a crucial role. What’s interesting is that YG Entertainment […]
Artists from YG Entertainment decorated the April edition cover for ‘ELLE’, a fashion media magazine. The 2 different versions with group BIGBANG’s TAEYANG with CL and group WINNER’s YOON, MINO, and BLACKPINK were results of a collaboration with the global fashion brand, Louis Vuitton. It’s the first time 8 artists from YG are being featured […]
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 & […]
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.
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 […]