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A star-studded group of K-pop artists will take part in the upcoming “Incheon Korean Music Wave 2011″ concert, scheduled for August 13th at 6:00pm local time. Ticket and venue information has not yet been confirmed. Although the concert will take place in Incheon, Korea, it is being marketed primarily towards Japanese fans of the artists attending in hopes that they will travel to see their favorite stars. The Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism sponsored last year’s concert, which was also broadcast on a special episode of Music Core.
On June 21st, Jessica made a surprise visit to SBS Ilsan Production Center to give support to her sister, Krystal who took part in the ’2nd Pair Competition’ of SBS ‘Kim Yuna’s Kiss and Cry’.
“Come to Play” had a special episode about SM Entertainment and its family concert in Paris. On this episode, f(x)’s Sulli thanked SNSD’s Tiffany and Taeyeon for their kindness in the past.
June 28th was Seohyun’s birthday and also SNSD’s ’1st Japan Arena Tour’ concert in Tokyo Yoyogi Stadium. In conjunction with Seohyun’s birthday, fans organized a special event during the concert. At the concert venue, fans chanted, “Seohyun-ah, happy birthday~!” and sang a birthday song for Seohyun in unison.
Seohyun was touched and tears came rolling down her cheeks as she said, “I received birthday wishes from so many people. I am really happy”.
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Famous Arranger and Composer, Don Spike thinks Taeyeon is the most desirable idol.
Meeting with reporters at CJ E&M Center in Sangam-dong on June 29th, Don Spike said, “Taeyeon can really sing well. Although I’ve never seen her singing live before, I thought she has an outstanding vocal after listening to her recorded song”. Don Spike was the arranger for Kim BumSoo-Taeyeon’s duet ‘Different’.