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KBS spends 7 billion KRW for program to give 500 idols who debuted but didn't quite make it another chance
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KBS spends 7 billion KRW for program to give 500 idols who debuted but didn't quite make it another chance

KBS is planning a giant project.

According to insiders, KBS is currently preparing 'The Final 99 Match' (title pending) for idols who have debuted but didn't make it into the spotlight. The planned budget for the show is 7 billion KRW (approximately 6.2 million USD).

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They are recruiting 500 idols - 250 male and 250 female - that have already released songs. There will be two teams in the end made of 9 members (one male, one female). They will not be taking any trainees. 

SM Entertainment Has A Secret Way Of Celebrating Their Idols Birthdays
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SM Entertainment Has A Secret Way Of Celebrating Their Idols Birthdays

SM Entertainment celebrates their idols birthdays in a fun and interactive way that fans can see at the SM COEX Artium.

The COEX Artium is well-known among fans for arranging their chairs to spell out cute phrases to celebrate celebrity birthdays and other achievements.

The chairs are often arranged to write out short and cute messages that fans of that idol or group will be familiar with.

For example, they spelled out 토끼완댜, which is a way to cutely write Bunny Prince for EXO Suhos birthday.

Heres How SM Entertainment Celebrates Their Idols Birthdays
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Heres How SM Entertainment Celebrates Their Idols Birthdays

SM Entertainment celebrates their idols birthdays in a fun and interactive way that fans can see at the SM COEX Artium.

The COEX Artium is well-known among fans for arranging their chairs to spell out cute phrases to celebrate celebrity birthdays and other achievements.

The chairs are often arranged to write out short and cute messages that fans of that idol or group will be familiar with.

For example, they spelled out 토끼완댜, which is a way to cutely write Bunny Prince for EXO Suhos birthday.

YG's version of 'Produce 101' to air on MBC, will be working with already-debuted idols
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YG's version of 'Produce 101' to air on MBC, will be working with already-debuted idols

YG Entertainment's version of 'Produce 101' will be airing on MBC.

Yang Hyun Suk will be working with 'Produce 101's 1st season's PD Han Dong Chul (he's also worked on 'Unpretty Rapstar' and 'Show Me the Money'). However, the show will be different from 'Produce 101' as it will center around idols who have already debuted. In this way, it's closer to KBS' upcoming 'The Final 99 Match'. The YG Entertainment version was in talks to air in SBS, but they have decided ultimately on MBC.

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YG Entertainment Creates a Sitcom with Idols?
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YG Entertainment Creates a Sitcom with Idols?

YG recently surprised many with the announcement of starting his very own idol-family sitcom. The show sports various insights into YG artists as well as some hilarious concent!

The company has already upload various teasers on Youtube which have drawn in over 10K views. One of the teasers includes YG sitting with familiar artists, such as Seungri from Big Bang, initiating plans for the show. Check it out down below!

However, what is really capturing the attention of fans is the nicknames and mimicry that YG himself can't resist doing. He plans to include artists such as Black Pink, Big Bang, SECHSKIES, iKON and more, with each group having hilarious nicknames such as 'YG's Gem.'