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BTS member RM sends K-pop fans into a frenzy with new solo releases
  • Along with the debut of mixtape Mono, the leader of BTS also released a music video for the tune, Forever Rain, with the singer’s new tunes predictably dominating Twitter’s worldwide trending topics.
  • Along with the debut of mixtape Mono, the leader of BTS also released a music video for the tune, Forever Rain, with the singer’s new tunes predictably dominating Twitter’s worldwide trending topics.
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K-pop giant BTS ready to wow Billboard Music Awards with world premier of new single

It will be the first time any K-pop band has performed at the BBMAs, and US trip will include appearance on Ellen DeGeneres Show

It will be the first time any K-pop band has performed at the BBMAs, and US trip will include appearance on Ellen DeGeneres Show

18 May 2018 - 10:19AM
Who is the top-earning CEO in US? Malaysian Tan Hock Eng who picked up US$103.2 million in 2017

MIT and Harvard graduate, head of semiconductor technology firm Broadcom, earned US$103.2 million in 2017 – 2,039 times more than average US worker

MIT and Harvard graduate, head of semiconductor technology firm Broadcom, earned US$103.2 million in 2017 – 2,039 times more than average US worker

17 May 2018 - 2:49PM
Marvel’s Iron Man and Doctor Strange stars promote ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ in Singapore

Actors Robert Downey Jr and Benedict Cumberbatch attend press conference ahead of the superhero action film’s worldwide release on April 25

Actors Robert Downey Jr and Benedict Cumberbatch attend press conference ahead of the superhero action film’s worldwide release on April 25

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Big Bang release new track before military service to cheer up fans while they’re away

Big Bang’s Flower Road has already topped iTunes charts across the world, released as three of the group’s five members – G-Dragon, Daesung and Taeyang – all start military service

Big Bang’s Flower Road has already topped iTunes charts across the world, released as three of the group’s five members – G-Dragon, Daesung and Taeyang – all start military service

16 Mar 2018 - 8:01PM
K-pop star IU is only Asian artist on US influential song list

The 24-year-old chosen with global artists including Katy Perry and Bruno Mars on ‘25 Songs That Tell Us Where Music Is Going’ of ‘The New York Times’

The 24-year-old chosen with global artists including Katy Perry and Bruno Mars on ‘25 Songs That Tell Us Where Music Is Going’ of ‘The New York Times’

4 May 2018 - 2:33PM
K-pop boy band Wanna One and Unesco help girls around globe get basic education

The 11-strong group, formed last August, run Unesco’s Bright Girls campaign so girls can beat discrimination, poverty and strife and be properly educated

The 11-strong group, formed last August, run Unesco’s Bright Girls campaign so girls can beat discrimination, poverty and strife and be properly educated

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Malaysian singer Yuna officially tied the knot with a ‘Perfect’ send-off

Newly married US-based artist and her husband hear proud father serenade them with Ed Sheeran’s hit ballad ‘Perfect’ during wedding reception

Newly married US-based artist and her husband hear proud father serenade them with Ed Sheeran’s hit ballad ‘Perfect’ during wedding reception

29 Jan 2018 - 5:00PM
K-pop star G-Dragon to open cafe and bowling alley on Jeju island

K-pop star G-Dragon to open cafe and bowling alley on Jeju island

K-pop star G-Dragon to open cafe and bowling alley on Jeju island

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