Jay Park officially signs with Roc Nation!
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Jay Park officially signs with Roc Nation!

On July 21, Roc Nation and Jay Park took to their official Twitter and Instagram page to announce that the rapper has officially signed with the company!

On Roc Nation's Twitter page, a picture of Jay Park was posted with a caption that reads, "We are excited to announce @Jaybumaom has officially signed with #RocNation! Welcome to the #RocFam!!!" Jay Park uploaded a post to send his gratitude to fans and the people who have supported him to get to this point in his journey but also to say that he is just getting started.

First Impressions: The King Loves Has Solid Start With Plenty Of Conflict, Romance, And Aesthetics
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First Impressions: The King Loves Has Solid Start With Plenty Of Conflict, Romance, And Aesthetics

This week, MBC aired its new traditional drama, The King Loves, based on Kim Yi Ryungs novel by the same name. The drama stars Im Siwan, making his return to dramas after three years and his first sageuk in five years; YoonA, starring in her first sageuk ever; and Hong Jong Hyun, taking a new role after playing a villainous prince in Scarlet Heart: Goryeo.

The main cast has already made a lot of splash in the media with their various returns, and its unfortunate that Im Siwan may not get to see the results of his work now that hes serving his mandatory military service. On the bright side, the drama promises plenty of conflict in love and palace politics, like any good sageuk should.

Wanna Ones Ha Sung Woon Sends Supportive Message To Fellow HOTSHOT Members On Recent Comeback
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Wanna Ones Ha Sung Woon Sends Supportive Message To Fellow HOTSHOT Members On Recent Comeback

Wanna One and HOTSHOT member Ha Sung Woon has nothing but love for his fellow HOTSHOT members.

Star Crew Entertainment (formerly AdorAble), the agency of HOTSHOT, revealed that Ha Sung Woon had sent a message of support to his fellow HOTSHOT members following the groups comeback on July 15.

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As Ha Sung Woon has been chosen to be a member of Wanna One, he was not able to join the other members of HOTSHOT for their recent comeback track Jelly.

Jay Park Officially Signs With Jay-Zs Label Roc Nation
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Jay Park Officially Signs With Jay-Zs Label Roc Nation

Jay Park is taking his first step into the American music market!

On July 21, a source from Jay Parks side explained, Jay Park recently signed with the famous American music label Roc Nation and is planning to promote locally [in the United States].

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Regarding the details of his promotions, the source stated, The specifics have yet to be confirmed, but you can think of this as part of a process to enter the American market. His independent label AOMG will take care of his domestic activities.

Park Bo Gum Rejects Offer To Star In Hong Sisters New Fantasy Drama
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Park Bo Gum Rejects Offer To Star In Hong Sisters New Fantasy Drama

Park Bo Gum will not be returning to the brown screen just yet.

On July 21, a source from tvN stated, Park Bo Gum has turned down the offer to appear in Hwayugi.'

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Hwayugi is a work of the famous Hong Sisters that retells the ancient novel Journey to the West as a fantasy romance drama. Park Bo Gum had received an offer to play the main lead Sun Wukong.

Meanwhile, Cha Seung Won is in talks to appear in the drama as Woo Hwi Chul, a successful businessman and celebrity. Hwayugi will most likely begin airing in December as a weekend drama.

NUESTs 2012 Song Happy Birthday Tops Real-Time Charts For 1st Time Ever For Baekhos Birthday
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NUESTs 2012 Song Happy Birthday Tops Real-Time Charts For 1st Time Ever For Baekhos Birthday

Fans prepared a special birthday gift for NUESTs Baekho.

At midnight KST on July 21, their song Happy Birthday topped Naver Musics real-time charts. The song was performed by Baekho and was originally released as a track on NUESTs 2012 debut mini album.

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This is the first time the song has ever topped a music chart since its release, and it was the result of fans banding together to celebrate Baekhos birthday on July 21.

‘Infinity Challenge’ members to beat the heat with special ‘Summer Festival’ episode
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‘Infinity Challenge’ members to beat the heat with special ‘Summer Festival’ episode

According to reports on July 20, MBC's 'Infinity Challenge' is filming a special 'Summer Festival' episode in Seoul!

'Infinity Challenge's Summer Festival' will feature the members having fun in the sun while taking on summer activities. The special is expected to beat the heat in addition to making viewers laugh out loud.

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The variety program previously aired summer specials, which followed the crew going on a guerilla vacation as well as a 'Bangkok Special' where the members received Bangkok-stylemessages on a rooftop building.

MONSTA X befriend racoons, walruses, lemurs, & monkeys on ‘MONSTA X-Ray 2’!
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MONSTA X befriend racoons, walruses, lemurs, & monkeys on ‘MONSTA X-Ray 2’!

On the July 20 episode of JTBC2's 'MONSTA X-Ray 2', the MONSTA X boys carried out a mission to befriend animals!

SEE ALSO: MONSTA X share another group teaser image full of smiles for special summer track 'Newton'!

The members chose various animals to spend time with - Jooheon and Minhyuk chose walruses, Wonho, Kihyun, and Hyungwon chose lemurs and monkeys, and Shownu and I.M went to see the racoons!

The boys visited an aquarium and carried out chores such as cleaning the animals' homes, feeding them, learning to get along, and more. In the lemurs and monkeys cage, Wonho, Kihyun, and Hyungwon discovered one male lemur who was having trouble fitting in with the other animals because it hadn't been long since he'd arrived. The lemur didn't have a name yet, and was referred to as a number.