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WINNER Rises With Really Really; Soompi’s K-Pop Music Chart 2017, April Week 4
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WINNER Rises With Really Really; Soompi’s K-Pop Music Chart 2017, April Week 4

WINNER moves up from No. 8 to be the new No. 1 song on our chart this week with Really Really. This song won on Inkigayo and M!Countdown last week, and is their first chart topping hit since their 2014 debut song Empty. Congratulations to WINNER!

Girl’s Day’s I’ll be yours remains at No. 2 while Highlight’s Plz Don’t Be Sad, last week’s champion, drops two spots to No. 3.

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There are three new songs in the top 10 this week. Debuting at No. 4 is IU’s Can’t Love You Anymore. This song is the second pre-released single from IU’s fourth studio album. It is an RB ballad featuring indie artist Oh Hyuk. IU has just released her fourth album Palette yesterday. The title song of the same name featuring G-Dragon was just released, so Can’t Love You Anymore may have a short stay on our chart.

Rookie group Underdog leader Steelo arrested for smuggling drugs, contract terminated
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Rookie group Underdog leader Steelo arrested for smuggling drugs, contract terminated

Rookie idol group Underdog's leaderSteelo(Lee Dong Hae) was reportedly arrested after attempting to smuggle drugs, terminating his contract with 2Able Company.

On April 26, a representative of 2Able Company stated in a phone interview with Sports Donga, "Including Steelo, our initial contract with group Underdog has been terminated."

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The representative continued, "Since the members of Underdog have already split up, it's difficult for us to know what is actually going on at the moment. All we know is that Steelo was hospitalized recently for a month because he wasn't feeling well. We haven't heard from him since then."

Tao's lawsuit regarding reexamination of contract against SM Entertainment dismissed
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Tao's lawsuit regarding reexamination of contract against SM Entertainment dismissed

The Seoul Central District Court has dismissed former EXO member Tao's lawsuit which asked to reexamine the exclusive contract between him and SM Entertainment.

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The following is SM Entertainment's official statement:

"Hello, this is SM Entertainment.

On April 28, 2017, the Seoul Central District Court concluded the dismissal of TAO's claim to reexamine the efficiency of his exclusive contract. As a result, his entire lawsuit has been made void.

Long Estranged Shin Jung Hwan Signs Exclusive Contract And Prepares To Make Comeback
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Long Estranged Shin Jung Hwan Signs Exclusive Contract And Prepares To Make Comeback

On April 27, management agency Koen Stars announced they had signed an exclusive contract with Shin Jung Hwan. The agency stated, Having known of Shin Jung Hwan for a long time through different programs, and with many old mutual acquaintances, we have closely observed his growth. During the past years away from the public eye, Shin Jung Hwan refined himself through trial and error, and we spotted potential in him once again.

According to the agency, they had to spend a long time convincing Shin Jung Hwan to believe in his own true value as an entertainer. They explained that Shin Jung Hwan previously was the MC that the three main broadcasting stations loved to cast the most. Through different programs, he showed he was funnier than most comedians, and he particularly made an impression as an MC on Radio Star.

Okasian Signs Exclusive Contract With YGs The Black Label
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Okasian Signs Exclusive Contract With YGs The Black Label

Last years Gayo Daejun might not be the last time we see Okasian collaborating with YG artists!

The Black Label confirmed that they have signed the actor and a source from the agency revealed, Okasian is under an exclusive contract with The Black Label. The Black Label will be helping Okasian continue his musical development.

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Contract discussions began sometime last year with the contract being finalized on May 2.