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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
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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.

Mnet’s Idolcon Day 2 Features Performances From Oh My Girl, Block Bs Bastarz, PENTAGON + Mini Fan Meetings And More!
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Mnet’s Idolcon Day 2 Features Performances From Oh My Girl, Block Bs Bastarz, PENTAGON + Mini Fan Meetings And More!

After attending the first day of Mnets K-pop idol convention Idolcon, Soompi also went to the second day of Idolcon today on May 27!

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Both days of Idolcon took place at COEXs D Hall and auditorium. Similar to the first day, the second day consisted of events like performances by some of our favorite idols, vocal and dance workshops, booths from various agencies, fan signing events, mini fan meetings, talk shows, and more. Some of todays performers were Oh My Girl, I, Block Bs Bastarz, PENTAGON, BOYS24, MASC, and KNK.

Entertainment Expert Identifies The Strength and Weakness Of SM, YG, and JYP
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Entertainment Expert Identifies The Strength and Weakness Of SM, YG, and JYP

Newsis has released an extensive report outlining the strengths and weaknesses of the BIG3 K-Pop labels. Koreaboo has translated the full report below.

The big 3 companies each have their own strengths and weaknesses, but who are the groups that could potentially be the next big thing.

The Hallyu Wave is showing no signs of stopping, and the leaders of it are SM Entertainment, YG Entertainment, and JYP Entertainment. Each of the 3 companies are surprisingly similar in age.

Block Bs Taeil To Make Solo Comeback In June
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Block Bs Taeil To Make Solo Comeback In June

Block Bs oldest member and main vocal Taeil will be returning as a soloist!

A source from the groups agency Seven Seasons confirmed, Taeil will be releasing a solo album this upcoming June. It will be a single album.

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They also revealed that he is currently working hard in order to repay all the fans who have been patiently waiting for a solo album. He will also be personally taking charge of all promotions regarding this album as its marketing director.

Block B's Taeil will be releasing a solo album this June!
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Block B's Taeil will be releasing a solo album this June!

Block B's main vocalist Taeil will be releasing a solo album this June!

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Seven Seasons told news outlets, "Taeil will be releasing a single album in June. We are currently in the final stages of preparations for it, for fans who have been waiting for Taeil's album for a long time."

This will be Taeil's first solo comeback in about 2 years, after "Inspiring" in 2015. Stay tuned for more details!

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