[NEWS] BoA tweets to Italian fans
11 May 2013 - 07:53 AM by Cori
Translated, BoA says "I am now on a trip as a normal human, leaving everything behind.. While enjoying these.. The scent of humanity, the scent of nature.. And so… Please understand that I had no choice but to reject you.." Many BoA fans have favorited the post and retweeted it. Do you think that the Italian fans will continue to bash our Queen of Kpop or do you think that they will come to understand after her public explanation?
To understand what this is refering to, please check out this post by member stufi105 which translates an Italian fans account of BoA here.
If you saw BoA hanging out around your town, enjoying herself, would you approuch her and follow her, or would you leave her at peace? Tell us in the comments below!
News Update: Cori (BoAjjang.com)
[i]Writer/Editor: Cori (BoAjjang.com)
News Source: therlynn (Translation)
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BoA to bring solo concert to Daegu, Busan and Taiwan
11 April 2013 - 07:03 AM by Uni
BoA held her 1st solo concert since her debut called "BoA Special Live 2012 ~Here I Am~" in Seoul in January for two days.
It has recently been revealed that BoA will be extending her concert tour to Taiwan on May 18th at the The National Taiwan University Gymnasium. Following her stop in Taiwan, she will return to South Korea to perform in Daegu's EXCO on May 25th and Busan on June 1st at the KBS Hall.
BoA held two successful consecutive concerts in January, resulting in the extension of her concert tour.
Tickets for the Daegu concert will be on sale starting April 18th and the busan concert starting April 25th via G Market.
News Source: Koreaboo.com, Sports Seoul
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Caution: buying stuff from members. At your own risk.
09 March 2013 - 12:13 AM by yunapolaris
Good day, BoAjjang-ers
Lately, I have been observing an amount of members who are trying to sell their BoA's stuff like cds, posters etc. These activities are not prohibited by BoAjjang, however it's not under BoAjjang's protection either.
BoAjjang forum will not hold any responsibility in any loss of payment/revenue from these activities.
With that in mind, you will buy those items at your own risk.
To prevent being victim of any fraud, please consider these tips:
- DO NOT send cash/money order/ or even personal check under any circumstances.
- Only accept transaction through some secured paying website like Paypal. Make sure the payment is for merchandise, not personal needs.
- You can even request the item to be posted on eBay, so that you will get protection from both eBay & Paypal.
- Basic rule: if something sounds too good to be true, it's probably is.
- Do your research before make any transactions.
Getting from fans is a great way to collect, however you need to be cautious to protect yourself.
I hope this guide will help you stay safe in the journey of collecting BoA's items.
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[FULL RECAP] Cobu 3D: Inside look at KCon 2012
14 October 2012 - 03:49 PM by Cori
After the video was shown, they went on to say nothing but good things about our BoA.
Duane spoke of how he had found BoA from a friend. After he started writing "Cobu", he could not get BoA out of his mind. Getting into contact with SM Entertainment, Duane sent them the script for BoA to read over. When Duane met with BoA in Tokyo, BoA seemed enthusiastic about the project and liked the fact that Aya was very much like her, even stating that she found Aya "very vulnerable."
The cast worked for 5 weeks prior to filming to learn all the dancing for the film. Duane went on to state that BoA worked her butt off everyday and even surprised her co-star, Derek Hough.
Derek was used to teaching non-dancers how to dance, with BoA, it was totally different and Derek was NOT prepared for BoA's dance skill. The duo soon became very competitive with one another, "but in a friendly way."
Duane went on to tell the audience of how BoA had pulled a prank on him on april fools day. At 2 AM, BoA texted Duane, telling him how he shouldn't be alarmed, but she had just been arrested. Duane tried to call her, multiple times, but she did not answer. He said he started to become very nervous and began to panic. She ended up calling him back, laughing and said "APRIL FOOLS!" Duane went on to say that he would "get her back for that one day!"
There was also talk of other SM Entertainment artists being featured on the movie soundtrack and in the film. Girls' Generation, F(x), TVXQ, and EXO-M member, Kris, will be featured within various songs in the movie. The panel went on to give the audience a sneak peek of two songs that would featured in the film, "Cheap Creeper" sing by Girls' Generation and "Say Yes" sung by Jessica of Girls' Generation, Krystal of f(x), and Kris of EXO-M.
Still no official movie release date has been set for the film, but the panel seems hopeful that it will be coming out early next year.
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SM artists to release new tracks for "COBU 3D" soon?
05 October 2012 - 09:49 AM by Uni
Jumping BoAs have been waiting a long time for the release of BoA's Hollywood dance flick "COBU 3D," directed by Duane Adler, since she began filming it back early 2011.
According to IMDB, "COBU 3D" is set to be released in 2013 with no U.S. or South Korea release date specified. However, a release date for Norway, the Netherlands and Denmark was posted for April 12th, July 11th and July 25th in 2013 respectively.
Further news has been revealed through Creative Control's Twitter on October 5th (EDT) regarding the film's OST as well. They tweet, "'@TheBeatChannel: @NickyDaB featured in today's release of 'THE BEAT'. #music bit.ly/VzArn7' his music in #Cobu out April @kconusa" and "Will release a track list from #Cobu prior to @kconusa featuring SM Kpop stars from Girls Generation to @BoAkwon with a song by @derekhough."
Creative Control is a "music supervision, producing, consultation and events company in LA and NOLA."
While Creative Control mention's KCON '12, which will take place on October 13th at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine, California, there is no official announcement as to what it regards.
Stay tuned for more information! If you are interested in taking part of the first ever K-Pop convention in the U.S., tickets are still available at a low price of $40! Visit http://kconusa.com for more information.
Writer: Uni (boajjang.com)
Source: @cre8ve_ctrl and IMDB
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Watch SBS comeback show "BoA 4354" again!
28 July 2012 - 10:17 AM by Uni
The special comeback show for BoA aired on July 28th on SBS as part of her big return after a 2-year hiatus.
"BoA 4354," the title of the show, showed unseen and behind-the-scene clips, as well as featured several performances by BoA. She performed tracks such as "Girls On Top," "My Name," "The Shadow," "Tree," Mayday! Mayday!", "Not Over U" and "Only One," among others.
The comeback show also featured SM Entertainment actress and good friend of BoA, Lee Yeonhee, who met with the latter. During one of their conversations, Lee Yeonhee stated that BoA wasn't taking care of her body. BoA, however, retorted, "But I exercise!" to which Lee Yeonhee pointed out that BoA complained after a bit of exercise.
"BoA 4354" also took viewers behind-the-scene with SMTOWN as they prepared to do the photoshoot for the upcoming "S.M. ART Exhibition" in August. There, she interacted with TVXQ's Changmin, Super Junior's Eunhyuk and Lee Sooman.
Another clip viewed BoA visiting the set of SBS drama "A Gentleman's Dignity" and meeting with actors Kim Minjong and Kim Sooro to her delight. There, she showed the two males the music video drama to her title track with Yoo Ahin, "Only One."
SM Entertainment director and choreographer Shim Jaewon also commented on BoA, revealing that the female singer is very smart and could remember dance choreographies and perform them quickly. An example of that is BoA's ability master the finger tutting in a matter of 15 minutes!
During a short clip of BoA in the practice room, BoA is seen showing her love for Girls' Generation and performing the signature dance move for their track, "Genie."
BoA ends her comeback show with a performance of her self-composed title track, "Only One," which featured TVXQ's U-Know Yunho for the couple dance. Yunho's large frame over BoA is seen clearly as he towers over her.
"U-Know Yunho and I look like Tom and Jerry together." -BoA during an interview
The show ends cutely with BoA waking up to her phone, and various clips of her screaming at the camera flashes across the screen, ending with BoA laying back down in her bed.
Meanwhile, BoA will be having her first official comeback stage on SBS "Inkigayo" on July 29th, and will feature SHINee's Taemin as her partner for the couple dance for "Only One"!
News Update: Uni (BoAjjang.com) and @therlynn
Writer: Uni (BoAjjang.com)
News/Video Source: Koreaboo.com, jsc123jjang, plusyou26, pp5408
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BoA places NO.1 on all Digital Korean music charts.
22 July 2012 - 08:19 AM by Cori
BoA takes all kill on digital charts, placing at number one with the title song "ONLY ONE" just 12 hours after the digital release of her 7th Korean album. Fans everywhere are abuzz with news of BoA's return to the music scene with not only 6 new songs, but also a lyrical dance music video to be envious of.
BoA surpassed Psy's "Gangnam Style" on various charts such as Naver and Daum, but stayed in 2nd place on the music charts Melon, Olleh, and Melon for quite some time. Psy's comeback track put up a good fight for a while, but at around midnight, Korean standard time, it was reported that BoA was currently number one on all the digital charts.
Three more of BoA's songs placed in the top 10 chart on Bugs real-time charts!
The album will be available on itunes very soon and you can pre-order your physical copy today at various kpop oriented websites, like Yesasia. There are four different "packages" you can order, the "normal edition" which just encases the album, a "normal edition" with a poster, a "limited edition" with a 48 page photobook, or you could just get everything, the "limited edition" CD, photobook, and poster all in one!
Make sure to support BoA by buying her album, digitally or physically, or maybe even both!
BoA will be making her live comeback on "Inkigayo" on the 29th of July.
If you have been fortunate enough to listen to the album, tell us what your favorite song is and why on our forums!
News Update: Cori (BoAjjang.com)
Writer/Editor: Cori (BoAjjang.com)
News Source: killeraznxkt (BoAjjang.com) & boa.smtown.com
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Let's get BoA's comeback trending!
21 July 2012 - 03:41 PM by Cori
Let's get BoA trending with the hash tag "#BoAONLYONE" on twitter! We can do this by at 12 pm KST (this is in about 3 and a half hours), not only should we click the "BUY" button for her digital version of the album, but we should also put in supportive messages to BoA for her comeback on twitter.
Examples of great tweets would be:
"She will always be the queen in my eyes #BoAONLYONE"
"BoA's comeback album is AWESOME! #BoAONLYONE"
Post and reblog others' tweets to see if we can make is into the trending topics of the night on twitter! I know we can do this guys!
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BoA enlists Madonna's dance team, NappyTabs, for Korean comeback
19 July 2012 - 05:53 PM by Cori
More information regarding BoA's return with her 7th studio album, "Only One," has been revealed by SM Entertainment on July 20th. The agency describes the title track, "Only One," as a song with a bittersweet but dreamy atmosphere.
According to SM Entertainment, "'Only One' was directly written and composed by BoA, and it is of a lyrical hip-hop genre with a heavy hip-hop drum beat and sweet piano melody, combined with a majestic orchestra to create a dreamy like atmosphere."
The track was also choreographed by the global team that worked with Madonna, Christina Aguilera, Jennifer Lopez and many other global stars, NappyTabs.
NappyTabs also took part in BoA's U.S. dance flick, "COBU 3D," as the lead choreographers, and will once again work with BoA for her track, "Only One."
Meanwhile, BoA will release her 7th studio album and the dance music video for "Only One" on July 22nd with the physical album available in stores on July 25th.
News Update/Writer: Uni (BoAjjang.com)
News Source: OSEN & Koreaboo
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BoA releases drama MV teaser for "Only One"
18 July 2012 - 07:07 PM by Uni
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