Yesterday was a special day for AKB48 member Haruna Koijima. Today was the singers 29th birthday and the day of her official graduation from the group. Haruna was chosen for Team A at the first auditions for the group back in July 2005. 2008 saw her become part of popular sub-group No Sleeves, alongside Minami Takahashi and Minami Minegishi. In 2013 she was given her first solo center in their 33rd single Heart Ereki During the very first Senbatsu election she was apart of the prestigious “Kami 7”, a name for the group of girls who receive the most fan-votes. As of Haruna’s graduation Team B member Mayu Wantanabe is the only original Kami 7 member that remains in the group. (SOURCE: aramajapan.com)
Andy Lau is slowly getting back on his feet after a serious injury while filming a commercial. He spent nearly 2 months in hospital with a broken pelvis, torn muscles and an injury to his spine after falling from a horse, and has been working closely with a therapist to get back on his feet, but states it may still take another 3 to 6 months to be well again.
We can announce the happy news that singer/actor Aaron Kwok has tied the knot with his stunning model girlfriend, who is rumored to be 5 months pregnant. Good news also is that Hong Kong actor Lai Lok Yi and his wife Nicole Lee have left hospital after she recently gave birth to a healthy baby boy. While they have yet to choose a name, they have lovingly nicknamed him Little Spring Chicken. (SOURCE: Jaynestars.com)
Hot on the heels of USA boy kpop group EXP Edition, come the release of CoCoAvenue's release Eottae. The girls from the USA are causing waves as the 1st African-American kpop duo. The girls formed back in 2012 with 4 other members, but 2 yrs later Lyric & Rose moved to LA to get serious about their music. As with most artists trying to get discovered, the girls have built a small fan-base, even in Korea, through YouTube with their Kpop covers such as GDragon & Taeyang's Good Boy called Good Girl. (SOURCE: Allkpop &Yibada.com)