[NEWS] Yang Hyun Suk plans to make 2011 2NE1’s year

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2NE1 debuted three years ago, but in my eyes, they still look like rookies. I think that’s synonymous to how they haven’t had that many activities or exposure through TV. Therefore, 2NE1 still has quite a bit to show. This year will be the year to settle it all.

The above statement was made by YG Entertainment CEO Yang Hyun Suk, expressing his views on 2NE1’s impending return to the music industry.

Coming back with ‘Lonely’ eight months after dropping their first studio album, 2NE1 has been sweeping Korean music charts, even scoring a perfect all-kill in major charts in May. Continue reading

[NEWS/110526] 2NE1 to perform reggae version of “Lonely” on “YG ON AIR” this week

“YG ON AIR” is YG Entertainment’s latest promoting tool for their artists. This enables their artists to not only be more comfortable in their environment, but provides less stress to get ready for a performance. As many may know, for an artist to get ready for a music show, it takes an entire day of makeup, rehearsal, and finally actually performing at the end of the day. Continue reading

[INFO] 2NE1 and 2PM to Attend at the Samsung Electronics’ “Play Smart Music Festival”

At Samsung’s Play Smart Campaign launch last May 23, it was announced that an event called Play Smart Music Festival will be held alongside the IAAF World Championships Daegu 2011. A total of five (5) outdoor stages will be put up so that the festival goers can have plenty of choices and fully enjoy their Daegu experience. The layout of the stages are as follows:

Stage 1:  Analog music performances and Presentation of Daegu Culture & Arts

Stage 2: Indie Band performances and The different activities in Daegu

Stage 3: Electronic Rock Performance and Digital Performances

Stage 4: Large Media Art Show spread across the large buildings of downtown Daegu

Stage 5: Passionate and Smart performances by Top Artists

Moreover, It was said that the Play Smart Music Festival will be attended by representative top artists of Korea such as Rain, 2PM and 2NE1. 

2NE1 has worked with Samsung before. 2NE1 endorsed two popular Samsung phone models namely the Samsung Corby F and the Samsung Nori

The World Athletics Championship in Daegu will be held from August 27 to September 4, 2011

SOURCE: ACROFAN

CREDIT: 내민지 @ DC2NE1

INFO & TRANSLATION: Yue @ LP2NE1  

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[ARTICLE] So What’s So Special about YG on Air?

When YG on Air was first launched, YG Entertainment explained that the reason for producing their own webcast is that they want a creative medium for their artists without the limitations of Korean broadcasting. And as promised, they delivered not only special performances from YG artists, they also gave fans a look into what goes on within YG Entertainment.

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