Tag Archives: Pledis Entertainment

After School to Debut in Japan this Summer.

4 Jun

After School in Japanese?

Today it was revealed that nine-member Korean girl group After School will finally release their first Japanese single.

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After School Release MV for “Play Ur Love”

16 May

After School’s “Play Ur Love”.

Having made their comeback with their “Virgin” album three weeks ago, After School has today revealed a new MV for another track from their album, titled “Play Ur Love“.

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Pledis Denies Controversial Plagiarism Claims Conserning After School.

8 May

Pledis Denies Controversial Claims.

After School’s tap dance routine for “Let’s Step Up” recently raised some allegations of plagiarism, as some claim that it was ripped from the tap dance special on KBS 2TV’s ”Qualifications of Men.” Pledis Entertainment, however, has stepped forward and denied the claims.

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After School Discusses Admission/Graduation Concept in their Group.

5 May

After School Discusses the Gradution System.

Although it’s a familiar concept in other music markets, After School was the first to debut with a unique admissions and graduation concept in Korea. It’s a genius system for the agencies themselves, since what better way to test out the potential of their trainees than by adding them as a rookie to an already established group? Unfortunately, the ones that must directly endure this system are the members themselves. Although there hasn’t been a formal departure yet (aside from Yoo So Young’s leave), one can only imagine the emotional and mental stress this puts on the relationships between the members.

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After School Releases 2 Comeback MVs; “Shampoo” &”Let’s Do This”.

28 Apr

AS Release Their Comeback MVs.

Earlier today, After School released their first official albumVirgin“. Following the release of their “ShampooMV teaser, Pledis Entertainment has released the full version of their music video. Also with the Shampoo MV they also Released the MV for “Let’s Do This”, So Please Check them Both Out.

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Yoo Soyoung Explains the Reasons for Her Departure from After School.

27 Apr

So She Now Speaks..

On April 26th, actress Yoo So Young sat down for an interview with Star News and revealed the real reason behind her departure from After School. Back in 2009, Yoo So Young departed from the group after promotions for their second single, “Diva“, came to an end.  Since she was a highly popular member, the news came as a shock to fans, leading to rumors of discord with both her After School members and Pledis Entertainment. For a year and a half, she stayed out of the media’s eyes, which only strengthened the speculations behind her withdrawal.

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After School Releases Comeback MV Teaser for “Shampoo”.

25 Apr

After School Comeback MV Teaser.

After School has been dropping countless pictures for their long-awaited comeback, and now fans can get a more dynamic taste of what’s to come through this just-released MV teaser!

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Pledis Entertainment Reveals After School’s Comeback Poster.

25 Apr

After School’s Comeback Poster.

Releasing teasers galore (see 1, 2, 3, 4), After School is gearing up to launch their official comeback with their title track, “Shampoo“!

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After School’s 4th Concept Teaser Released for Comeback.

25 Apr

After School’s 4th Comeback Teaser.

Over the past two days, Pledis Entertainment released three photo teasers featuring After School’s E-Young, Raina, Nana, and Lizzy, followed by UEE earlier today. The agency has now gone ahead with an early release of another photo teaser for today, which spotlights their first generation members, led by leader Kahi and fellow pioneering members like Jungah, Jooyeon, and Bekah.

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After School Releases 2nd Comeback Teaser ft; Orange Caramel.

22 Apr

After School Releases 2nd Teaser.

Having released the first photo teaser yesterday, featuring After School member E-Young, Pledis Entertainment has today released their second photo teaser featuring their 3rd generation members, Raina, Nana, and Lizzy, otherwise known as the sub-unit, Orange Caramel. After School is preparing for their comeback at the end of the month with their their first official album, “Virgin“, and they are building up hype with a photo teaser series.

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