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Girls’ Generation has been selected as the most popular female artists in the first half of 2012.
According to Leespiar Research Institute on April 18th, the survey entitled ‘The Study On Level of Popularity of Celebrities In The First Half of 2012′ was conducted on 1,329 participants and Girls’ Generation, who garnered 26.9% of the votes, topped the ‘Female Artists Division’. Park JungHyun, whose great performance took MBC’s ‘I Am A Singer’ by storm, topped the similar division in the second half of 2011.
IU, who released her 2nd album ‘Last Fantasy’ in November last year, came in second with 15.3% while Wonder Girls took the third spot with 7.3%. Lee HyoRi came in fourth with 7.1% followed by
Baek JiYoung in fifth with 6.5%. miss A secured the sixth position with 6.2%.
In the ‘Male Artists Division’, Big Bang topped the survey with 18.1%, followed by Lee SeungGi in second with 11.3%. 2PM came in third with 8.1% while Rain and 2AM took the fourth and fifth spot after garnering 6.9% and 5.7% of the votes respectively.
Meanwhile, here are the results of the survey in other categories for the first half of 2012:
Best Male Actor:
2. Kim SooHyun
3. Jang DongGun
5. Lee SeungGi
6. Kang DongWon
Best Female Actor:
1. Kim TaeHee
2. Han GaIn
3. Ha JiWon
4. Shin MinA
5. Song HyeGyo
Comedians Division: Yoo JaeSuk and Shin BongSun
Sports Stars Division: Park JiSung and Kim YunA
Taeyeon and Tiffany will appear in the next episode of “Survival Audition K-Pop Star” (“K-Pop Star”), in which they will collaborate with Baek Ahyeon, a semi-finalist in the reality-singing competition. Together, the three will sing “Lady Marmalade”, which fans of Girls’ Generation remember as Taeyeon and Tiffany’s duet during Girls’ Generation’s Japan Arena Tour and 2nd Asia Tour. Viewers of the show are especially looking forward to hearing the harmony the three singers will produce with their strong vocals.
Members of Girls’ Generation have already made several appearances on “K-Pop Star”. Yoona was a guest judge and advisor to contestants on the show’s first episodes, while Taeyeon, Sunny, Yoona and Seohyun made a surprise appearance to visit SuPearls, a group of contestants who impressed viewers with their rendition of “The Boys”. Most recently, Sunny, Hyoyeon and Sooyoung made a brief appearance on the show to rehearse the choreography of “Run Devil Run”, also with Baek Ahyeon.
Source: TVDaily via Daum
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23 years ago, a baby girl was born. 23 years later, this baby girl has grown into a matured and gorgeous young woman. She is, of course, none other than the Jessica Jung we have grown to know and love.
More commonly known as the Ice Princess, Jessica often comes across as being cold and unfriendly due to her short attention span. She seems to be easily bored and is usually seen playing with the ends of her hair or her phone, which seemed inseparable from the owner especially in airports. However, in the recent Japanese variety show Mechamecha Iketeru’s hidden camera, Jessica can be seen smiling brightly as she interacts with the rest of the girls, revealing her true personality.
Girls’ Generation’s sub-unit ‘Girls’ Generation – TaeTiSeo’ will be releasing a mini album ‘Twinkle’.
According to a representative of SM Entertainment on April 19th, ‘Girls’ Generation – TaeTiSeo’ trio consists of Taeyeon, Tiffany and Seohyun, who possess excellent vocal skills. As much as providing the extension to Girls’ Generation’s musical activities, the introduction of this sub-unit is expected to receive explosive reactions from global fans. Not only through music, TaeTiSeo aims to captivate fans with their performances, fashion styles and other aspects.
Come May 2nd, through the release of the mini album ‘Twinkle’, which consists of songs of various genres, Taeyeon, Tiffany and Seohyun’s rich musical emotions and charming vocal skills is expected to take various music charts by storm. Besides that, there is also a hot discussion among netizens about the upcoming music video.