[INFO] JYJ Introduced On the Front Page of New 7 Wonders Website

JYJ put K-pop to work for Jeju

Members of JYJ, a popular South Korean boyband, have been chosen as honorary ambassadors for Jeju Island, one of the 28 Official Finalists in the New7Wonders of Nature campaign. On behalf of the island, band members Hero Jaejoong, Micky Yoochun and Xiah Junsu will now promote Jeju internationally in a concentrated effort to raise its global profile.

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[INFO] Who is really the leader of Hanyru (Korean Wave) — A comparison of JYJ’s Concert in North America with SM’s Concert in Paris

Recently, all of Korean media’s attention has been on SM’s concert soon to be held in Paris. They declare SM to be leaders of the Korean Wave (Hanryu), spreading the Korean culture to even non-Asian countries. On the other hand, despite their upcoming large-scale North American tour, JYJ has been receiving virtually no coverage.

But let’s think for a moment here. Is SM’s concert in Paris really as impressive as it sounds? Are they truly the only leaders of the Korean Wave? Is their concert major enough to deem JYJ’s World Tour insignificant and therefore unworthy of media attention?

Take a look at the following chart and see for yourself.

Hm… Let’s take this one by one.

1) Sponser: JYJ‘s sponsers are AEG, one of the most famous promoters in the world (you can read more about them here), and Samsung Mobile (do I really need to explain how huge of a company and success Samsung mobile is?). SM, on the other hand, is basically sponsoring itself.

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[NEWS] 110504 “Heartbeat ☆ Sungkyunkwan Scandal Costumes Exhibition” Draws 1000 People in 5 Hours

“Heartbeat ☆ Sungkyunkwan Scandal Costumes Exhibitions” A Great Success

Memorializing “Heartbeat ☆ Sungkyunkwan Scandal” Rental/ DVD-Box Hit

“Heartbeat ☆ Sungkyunkwan Scandal Costumes Exhibitions” is a Great Success!

About 1000 fans gather so that the inside of the store is in a large temporarily!

This time, it is the Youth-Campus Love story in the “history-version” (T/N: Refers to dramas that are set in the olden days) that stars Yoochun.

“Heartbeat ☆ Sungkyunkwan Scandal <Complete Edition>”

In memorial of the large hit of the Rental/DVD-Box, the “Heartbeat ☆ Sungkyunkwan Scandal Costumes Exhibitions” is being held in Tsutaya Tokyo Roppongi second floor from Golden Week’s May 1 to May 5.

On May 1, the first day f the Costumes Exhibition, in the peak times over 100 fans rushed over so that the Tsutaya Tokyo Roppongi’s store became a large chaos temporarily.

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[NEWS + PHOTOS] New Photos Nii Summer Spread Shows a New Side of JYJ

JYJ Kim Jaejoong, “I want to be your pillow, just for one day”

JYJ Kim Jaejoong, Park Yoochun and Kim Junsu revealed their print advertisement photo spread for the clothing brand Nii.

The concept for this summer filming was “Eat” and expresses a trendy and light feeling from JYJ’s naturalness in being faithful to the human instinct and eating and taking pleasure.

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[NEWS] JYJ Prepares for Beijing, Determined to Make It the “Best Concert”

JYJ, “This Time, It’s Beijing!” Continues World Tour with Beijing on the 7th

JYJ (Jaejoong, Yoochun, Junsu) which has successfully finished its World tour Concerts in Thailand and Taiwan, will decorate a splendid stage in Beijing, China.

JYJ holds the “JYJ World Tour concert 2011” on the coming 7th, 7:30 PM, in Beijing’s Shaotuji Gymnasium and plans to make the harmony of enthusiasm once more with the fans of China. This concert is the last concert in the Asian region excluding the concert in Pusan.

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[PHOTO + TRANS] JYJ’s Appointment as Jeju’s N7W Ambassadors On Front Page of Jeju’s Local Newspaper

JYJ’s appointment as the honorary ambassadors for Jeju’s bid to become one of the New 7 Wonders of the World has made the front page of the newspaper prevalent in Jeju– Hanra Ilbo. Translation follows.

Idol Group JYJ is also the Honorary Ambassadors for N7W

The popular singer JYJ has been appointed as honorary ambassadors for the New 7 Wonders for Jeju. Jeju Special Self-Governing Province revealed on the 3rd that at the point in time in which the selection for the 7 Wonders has only 190 or so days left, in order to pull up the international recognition, they appointed JYJ as honorary ambassadors on the 15th of last month.

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