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Thursday, May 3, 2012
Talented singer-actor Kim HyunJoong will be making his drama comeback soon since MBC TV ‘Playful Kiss’ 2 years ago.
Kim HyunJoong will be starring in the drama ‘Conquest of the City’ which is adapted from the bestseller comic written by Shin Hyungbin. Starting from year 1996, 6 series of total of 270 issues have been sold 10 million copies and it’s one of the most popular comic series until now, garnering a lot of expectation for the drama.
Additionally, Conquest of the City will be consisting of humanism and action scenes, depicting a story about the son’s resentment towards the parents who left him when he was young and the grown-up lead character, Baek Mireu, who ruined his own family and enters the black society for his revenge.
In ‘Conquest of the City’, Kim HyunJoong will portray the character Baek Mireu who was living in the wild without parents going through all the hardships, however, when it comes to love, he is a soft-hearted man. Previously, Kim HyunJoong have shown his soft and perfect character in drama, this time, he will be changing 180 degrees into a manly rough character capturing more attention.
According to the representative of Key East, ‘Many local and overseas fans are anticipating for Kim HyunJoong’s drama comeback, Kim HyunJoong is constantly preparing to show a more developed side of him to everyone. As he will be coming back with a new side of him, please do anticipate for it.’
On the other hand, Kim HyunJoong will be kicking off his ‘Kim HyunJoong’s Fanmeeting Tour 2012′ starting this May in Singapore , Hong Kong, Taiwan, China and others consecutively to meet his fans around Asia.
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It was disclosed that Kim Hyun Joong who ranked the 2nd on Oricon chart with his Japan solo album , ” Kiss Kiss/Lucky Guy” and made a record of the best selling on the first release day as an overseas artist, is going to release his second single on July 14.
It was a really big news that B’z who produces this album ( Inaba wrote songs and Matsumoto coposed them). It is the first time for B’z to produce songs for other artist since their debut in 1988. Furthermore, Inaba joined in chorus while Matsumoto played a guitar in recording. The album title is ” HEAT “. There is no wonder that this single album will be a hot hit this summer like its title.
Kim Hyun Joong told at his Japan Solo Debut press conference in November that he waｓ B’z ‘s fan himself. B’z accepted an offer from Kim Hyun Joong side to produce a song for his album.
Kim Hyun Joong made a major debut in Japan in 2012 with Kiss Kiss/Lucky Guy album, now attracting much attention that he would be a most promising artist.
On the occasion of his premium live concert at Yokohama arena which took place in February, Kim Hyun Joong talked his fans , ” I hope that I will be able to see you on the stage and also you will follow me till Tokyo Dome ” This 2nd album will make him closer to his dream.
The hot collaboration of B’z who have been recording 46 continuous No1 in Oricon chart and the most expected artist, Kim Hyun Joong, will be one of the biggest news this summer and remain in Japan’s music history. Asked about his 2nd single, Heat, Kim Hyun Joong mentioned ” It is a great honor for me to sing a song produced by a Japanese musician, B’z of which I have been a fan by myself for a long time. When the recording took place in Japan, both of B’z gave me many advices , and it was really fun to work together for recording. ” The level of completeness is very high. Please look forward to the release “
On May 16, the premium live DVD “First Imapct ” will be released.
Profile of B’z via wikpedia:
There was a documentary produced by NHK on October 7, 2008 with
focus on B’z by a close cover-up. Asked ” Why do you think B’z sell well ? ” , Mr. Matsumoto ( guitarist ) of B’z, asnwered ” It’s our intuition, a sort of wild inspiration that it will be a big hit “.
On the ther hand, Inaba (Vocalist) told ” It is our theme to show that we never skimp. I think that it will bring us a result if fans feel in the same way “. The documentary concluded that the reasons of their high popularity and performance in sales was a very simple one; it was their simple honesty. They have just been just making their best efforts step by stepl “
B’z’s genre: Hard-Rock
My comments: B’z has been very popular for a long time, especially among male fans.
Mr. Inaba (vocalist) ‘s high-tone voice is so sweet ❤ I believe that duo of Mr.Inaba and Hyun Joong will be really beautiful harmony.
Source: Josei Jishin
apanese rock duo B’z have been confirmed to collaborate with Hallyu star Kim Hyun Joong. Moreover, the rock duo has personally composed a song for Kim Hyun Joong. Kim Hyun Joong’s upcoming single titled “HEAT” will be a joint composition by B’z members Tak Matsumoto and Koshi Inaba. This will be the first time that Matsumoto and Inaba will compose a song for a foreign artist. During Kim Hyun Joong’s solo debut last year in Japan, he has announced that he is a big fan of B’z, and he also revealed that he has all their CDs. Kim Hyun Joong expressed his excitement and that he felt honored that B’z composed a song for him.
2) Let’s Party
The single will be released on July 4th. A collaboration from a rock band and a pop star… How do you think the song will sound?
Written by: delilah@JpopAsia
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Release Date: July 4 (Wednesday)
※【初回限定盤A (CD+DVD)】 (First Press Limited Edition A)
02. Let’s Party
To be confirmed
※【初回限定盤B (CD+DVD)】(First Press Limited Edition B)
02. Let’s Party
※【初回限定盤C (CD+an exclusive inserted)】
※【初回限定盤D (CD/Special prize)】
02. Let’s Party
*[at most online merchants] For purchasers who purchase every 1 copy of all 5 versions, will be entitled to a possible entry to a special event that will be held on July 15 (Sun) through lottery draw.
*[at DATV Japan Shopping] For purchasers who purchase all 5 versions at one go from now (May 1) onwards, they will be able to get the special DVD containing special, undisclosed footage (~15 mins).
Pre-order places that counts into Japan Oricon Chart:
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