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Feb 20, 2012
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On February 22nd, Taeyeon will team up with composer Joo Young Hoon to lead the three hour event at Seoul Hannamdong’s Blue Square Samsung Card Hall.
Gaon Chart’s director revealed on the 20th, “We decided to choose Taeyeon, a member of Girls’ Generation, the leaders of Hallyu, and Korea’s representative composer Joo Younghoon, who has been active as an MC on other various shows, as MCs for the ‘First Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards’.”
This awards show will honor deserved recipients from 2011, with the data being drawn from digital music sales and record sales. Music industry professionals — including producers, composers, lyricists, choreographers, stylists, and more — will be present alongside artists and idols, making it a real mainstream music festival.
Some of the awards that will be given out this year include: “Artist of the Year”, “Rookie of the Year”, “Producer of the Year”, “New Find of the Year”, “Composer/Lyricist of the Year”, “Style of the Year”, “Oricon Special Award”, and “K-Pop Contribution Award”.
Girls’ Generation, Super Junior, the Wonder Girls, B2ST, T-ara, SECRET, Davichi, Leessang, Girl’s Day, Huh Gak and more will be present for the first Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards.
The event will be aired at 7:00 p.m. (KST) through KBS Drama and KBS Joy as well as through Daum.
From the Girls Generation Official Website, YoonA schedules attending the awards show, but SNSD will not performing.
Girls’ Generation’s Jessica showed her heart is just as pretty as her face.
Jessica has been playing the role of Kang Jonghee in the KBS2 drama “Wild Romance”. She delivered a heartwarming gift on Valentine’s Day by giving the drama’s staff members chocolates. She showed her thoughtfulness by preparing the chocolates for the hard-working staff in the midst of Girls’ Generation’s busy overseas schedules.
Netizens commented, “Jessica’s so pretty” (Editor’s note: They were implying that Jessica is kind-hearted), “How heartwarming”, and, “I want to chocolates, too”.
Jessica was not the only Girls’ Generation member to show her sweet side by giving out Valentine’s chocolates, as Yuri recently did the same for staff members of her upcoming drama “Fashion King”.
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Photos of Girls’ Generation’s Yuri filming the upcoming SBS Monday/Tuesday drama “Fashion King” were released on February 20th.
Along with the photos, staff members revealed, “With the first broadcast set for March 12th, the production crew has been satisfied with Kwon Yuri smoothly digesting the emotional scenes in New York.”
Director Lee Myungwoo stated, “It’s an important role for a rookie to play, so honestly, I was really worried when casting her [Yuri]. After casting her, we met about ten times to talk about acting, and I gave her a tape of tips and advice. I can tell she has studied it and is making an effort while filming.”
Kwon Yuri stated, “So I wouldn’t lose my touch on acting during our Asia tour, I repeatedly watched the video Director Lee gave me.” She seemed like she was enjoying herself, adding, “I really wanted to try acting, so I’m happy I was given this chance. The staff helps me a lot, the shoot is really fun, and it makes my heart flutter.”
Feb 19, 2012
Seohyun departing from Incheon Airport to London to attend a fashion show. YoonA, SeoHyun and Tiffany have been invited to attend "2012 F/W Burberry Prosum Women Collection Fashion Show" which will be held at Kensington Gardens on February 20th (London Time) as Korean representatives.
Christopher Bailey, chief creative officer of Burberry, officially invited Girls’ Generation members YoonA, SeoHyun and Tiffany as representatives of Korea for the show. The event will be broadcast live through online websites and this will be a good opportunity for Girls’ Generation to introduce themselves to ‘Fashion People’ all over the world.
In addition to the fashion show, YoonA, SeoHyun and Tiffany will attend the celebrity red carpet and photo wall events.