A round up of this week's biggest K-Pop News...
BIGBANG are coming back
YG Entertainment’s official Twitter revealed the release date for BIGBANG’s full album “MADE." December 12 was marked as the boys’ comeback date.
Approaching the comeback, YG Entertainment has already released a teaser image and CEO, YANG HYUN SUK posted a short clip revealing parts of the group’s music video set.
BIGBANG's T.O.P and JYJ's Kim Junso army enlistment
BIGBANG's T.O.P has confirmed he will officially be starting his army enlistment on February 9, 2017 as a conscripted policeman. T.O.P will begin training at the army training center in Nonsan. He will be training for four weeks along with other new recruits. Following with more training at police school.
JYJ’s Kim Junsu will start his mandatory enlistment on the same day too. However, it has not been reviewed which location he will train at.
UP10TION finally make their comeback
The boys released their new album “BURST” and the music video for title track “White Night” on November 21 at midnight (KST).
The video has a hockey concept and is dynamic, showcasing energetic choreography. During the clip, all the boys fight over for the same girl, who is played by I.O.I’s JEON SOMI.
Winners from the Melon Music Awards
BTS won "Best Album of the Year" and - one of the biggest awards - Daesang at the Melon Music Awards for “The Most Beautiful Moment in Life: Young Forever” album. This marks the boys first Daesang.
All members were in shock when they were announced as the winners, and some of the boys broke into tears while accepting their awards. Congratulations to BTS!
Also at the Melon Music Awards, EXO won five awards, including "Best Artist of the Year." Marking the boys fourth consecutive Daesang!
TWICE took home two awards, despite it only being a year since their debut. Their awards included "Best Song of the Year" for “Cheer Up."
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