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Performances from May 25th 'KCON Japan' special of 'M! Countdown'!
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Performances from May 25th 'KCON Japan' special of 'M! Countdown'!

Mnet's 'M! Countdown' is back for its weekly show featuring performances by your favorite artists, and this week, performances from 'KCON Japan' were aired! The 'KCON Japan' concert was held from May 19-21 at the Makuhari Messe in Chiba City.

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The performers were: Apeace, ASTRO, BTOB, DAY6, 2PM's Junho, PRISTIN, SF9, VICTON, A Pink, Babylon, CLC, CNBLUE, GOT7, Heize, Lovelyz, MONSTA X, Block B, CODE-V, G-Friend, K.Will, Pentagon, Seventeen, BOYS24's Unit Black, and Cosmic Girls. 

Watch: TWICE Takes 2nd Win For Signal On M!Countdown, Performances From KCON Japan By SEVENTEEN, Block B, GOT7, And More
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Watch: TWICE Takes 2nd Win For Signal On M!Countdown, Performances From KCON Japan By SEVENTEEN, Block B, GOT7, And More

TWICE has taken home their second trophy for their latest comeback, Signal!

TWICE beat out PSYs I LUV IT on the May 25 episode of M!Countdown. Instead of live performances, the show aired performances from KCON Japan this week, so the girls gave their thank-you speeches through a recorded video. TWICE thanked Park Jin Young, who made their title track, as well as their fans, known as ONCE.

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Over 30,000 people attended KCON Japan this year, which took place over three days from May 19-21. 27 artists (groups, solo artists and special units) performed at the concerts, including Block B, 2PMs Junho, GOT7, SEVENTEEN, Apink, PRISTIN, ASTRO, Heize, DAY6, Cosmic Girls (WJSN), DAY6, CNBLUE, MONSTA X, BTOB, and many, many more.

Produce 101 Season 2 Contestant Ahn Hyung Seob Draws Attention For Uncanny Similarities With Webtoon Character
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Produce 101 Season 2 Contestant Ahn Hyung Seob Draws Attention For Uncanny Similarities With Webtoon Character

Popular webtoon author 232 recently acknowledged the similarities between her character and Produce 101 Season 2 contestant Ahn Hyung Seob.

232 is known for her popular webtoon Love Revolution, which tells the story of a character named Gong Ju Young. Through her blog, the author commented on the recent speculations that Gong Ju Young is Ahn Hyung Seobs doppelganger.

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The image below shows how Ahn Hyung Seob compares to 232s character. Ahn Hyung Seobs current profile says that he was born on August 9, is 173 centimeters tall, has an O blood type, and has a younger brother with two parents. Interestingly enough, Gong Ju Young has the same exact information listed on his profile as well.

iKON Draws Criticism Following Poor Performance On Korean Music Charts
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iKON Draws Criticism Following Poor Performance On Korean Music Charts

iKON has just dropped its comeback album "New Kids" with their double tracks "Bling Bling" and "B-Day". Amid the euphoria, people on multiple online communities criticized the group for having poor performance on music charts, considering the group is from the label of major artists who usually topped local music charts.

Allkpop has gathered netizens' responses following iKON's performance on several music charts. Their newest release "Bling Bling" and "B-Day" topped real-time search on Olleh Music. However, on May 24, the tracks went down to number 66 and 86 respectively.

Film About Roh Moo-hyun Draws Huge Crowds on Opening Day
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Film About Roh Moo-hyun Draws Huge Crowds on Opening Day

A documentary about former President Roh Moo-hyun drew a record 78,737 viewers on opening day last Thursday and is being screened in 579 theaters across the country.

"Our President" is being distributed by CGV Arthouse, a subsidiary of CJ-owned theater chain CGV, and 42 percent of the 579 screens belong to CGV.

The conglomerate defended itself against accusations that it is pandering to new President Moon Jae-in, who was Roh's right-hand man, by choosing to open the film on such a scale.