Saturday, March 27, 2010
Friday, March 26, 2010
Up until now, the only three foreign artists to achieve first on the rankings for their music DVD's were The Beatles' "The Beatles Anthology (First Press Edition)" (achieved first 2003/4/14) and Led Zeppelin's "Led Zeppelin DVD" (achieved first 2003/6/23), and now Tohoshinki's "4th Live Tour 2009 ~The Secret Code~ FINAL in Tokyo Dome" (achieved first 2009/10/12). This time is Tohoshinki's second round in getting first on the overall ranking and has been named first on the "Foreign Artist #1's On The Charts".
Sunday, March 14, 2010
[TV DAILY NEWS KOREA] 100313
2010. 03.13(Sat) 22:32
"He is Korean Justin Timberlake" said Michael Jackson cherishing memory performance side person concerned with a great admiration about TVXQ’s Yunho who will participate as an Asian representative to the performance.
TVXQ Yunho showed a scene to practice for late Michael Jackson performance as an Asian representative with a dance composition team in America at KBS 2TV live broadcasting "Entertainment Weekly" which was broadcasted on the 13th.
[E-DAILY SPN KOREA NEWS] 100314
티아라 음원-동방신기 음반 1위
Group TVXQ and Tiara each held the album and a sound source chart top in the first week in March of a billboard in Korea. (Counted from February 28th ~ March 6th.)
The sound source chart is the digital synthesis chart which adds up the number of the online sound source downloads and other digital source orders. Tiara came first with their song "너 때문에 미쳐" in this category.
Friday, March 12, 2010
Saturday, March 6, 2010
Popular group TVXQ has rewritten history for Hallyu singers.
TVXQ’s ‘Best Selection 2010′ has ranked 2nd on the Japanese Oricon Weekly Charts this week with 456,935 copies sold. They also ranked third on Billboard Japan and proved once more just how popular they are in Japan.
Also, ‘BREAK OUT!’ ranked in 56th place on Billboard Japan’s ‘Hot Singles Sales’ and ‘The Secret Code’ is at 30th place in the ‘2009 Best Albums’ section.
TVXQ’s album sales are phenomenal right now and the group is proving to be an exceptional case for Hallyu idol singers as the five members are experiencing top popularity overseas and have established their place in the foreign music industry. This was possible because they are a group of strong talent with their outstanding vocals, brilliant performances and handsome visuals.
The possibility of TVXQ selling one million Japanese albums in just three months is getting bigger and bigger.
According to the Oricon Chart, Japanese most prestigious and accurate albums sales data site, TVXQ's Japanese best album 'Best Selection 2010' sold a total of 459,796 copies in February. TVXQ ranked first on the daily, weekly and monthly Oricon charts with this album.
The Fair Trade Committee (FTC) has launched an investigation regarding all the celebrities associated with SM Entertainment (SM) regarding the accordance of their contracts to the FTC's regulations and many fear that a 'Second TVXQ dispute' will arise.
According to the office of Jo Mun Hwan (member of the Grand National Party). the FTC has instigated an investigation of the contracts of 53 artistes of SM including Girls Generation, Super Junior and TVXQ, whose three members (Xiah Junsu, Micky Yoochun, YoungWoong Jaejoong) are locked in a legal dispute with the agency.
Thursday, March 4, 2010
Korea’s Fair Trade Commission (KFTC) has announced that they are currently investigating all celebrities bound to SM Entertainment regarding unfair contract terms, suggesting that “a second TVXQ scandal” like event may occur.
According to One Nation’s Jo Moon Hwan, it was revealed that KFTC is investigating cases of unfair contract terms in SME idols such as TVXQ (including Junsu, Yoochun and Jaejoong who are currently in legal disputes with their management company), SNSD, Super Junior, etc. for a total of 53 SME celebrities.
Jo Moon Hwan stated that the question and answer document received from KFTC specified investigations for all SME affiliated individuals for reasons related to a delay in taking care of TVXQ’s legal case. KFTC expressed,