Posts Tagged ‘Hoot’

SNSD @ Hanyang University’s Rachios Fiesta

May 18, 2011


SNSD attended the Rachious Fiesta at Hanyang University Amphitheatre on May 17th. At the university festival, the girls performed ‘Gee’, ‘Run Devil Run’, ‘Oh’ and ‘Hoot’.

The girls mentioned that in the midst of their Japanese activities, they flew back to Korea just to attend the university event. Upon hearing that, the crowd gave a loud cheer to show their acknowledgement of the girls’ efforts and sincerity.

SNSD’s performances were very much anticipated and as expected, they garnered tremendous responses from the university students.

Here are some of the fancams of SNSD’s performances from the Rachios Fiesta at Hanyang University.

Run Devil Run, Hoot, Interview and Oh!

Gee

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All white in Jeju Island

April 24, 2011


On April 24th, SNSD performed ‘Hoot’ on ‘SBS Inkigayo – Wonderful Jeju Super Concert’ at the Halla Gymnasium, Jeju Island.

Clad in all white, the girls were one of the main attractions at the concert. As usual, they pulled off an impressive performance in front of the audience. The atmosphere was further heated up when the girls performed their popular “arrow dance”.

If you missed their performance today, no worries. Here it is:

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What a memorable Saturday for Chinese fans

April 24, 2011


On April 23rd, Samsung invited SNSD for a fanmeeting event and also the premiere of their new IT products in Beijing’s CGV Star International Movie City situated next to the Bird’s Nest Stadium.

At the venue, Samsung showcased their new 3D TV as well as Premium Laptop Series 9 and other various IT products. Besides that, visitors/fans had the opportunity to watch SNSD’s live performances of ‘Hoot’, ‘Oh!’ and ‘Gee’, tried out Samsung’s new products, took part in lucky draws and had photo sessions with SNSD.

During the event, the girls also answered questions about the Samsung products they are using and places they wanted to go in Beijing.  In reply to the MC’s question Yuri said that she is using a Samsung printer. Tiffany on the other hand, revealed that she is using a pink laptop, which triggered loud cheers from the fans. About the place that they wanted to go, the girls mentioned the ‘Great Walls of China’.



A representative of Samsung revealed, “Last year, SNSD endorsed Samsung in China and received many good responses. We believe they would largely contribute to the growth of Samsung’s market in China”.

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What are the girls up to lately?

March 28, 2011


Although SNSD’s ‘Hoot’ promotional activities ended months ago, SNSD are still busy with their schedules, especially due to a series of CF activities within Korea.

A representative of SM Entertainment said, “This year, SNSD have been chosen as models for various CF namely Intel, Woongjin Coway’s WaterPurifier, Vita500, etc. Even nowadays, they are still actively doing CF-related activities. After the release of SNSD’s 3rd Japanese Single, ‘Mr.Taxi’ on April 13th,they will be preparing for related promotional activities of the single. In the future, there are also plans to produce other albums in Japan as well”.

The representative added, “Even after completing ‘Hoot”s promotional activities, the girls are still having a busy lifestyle everyday”.

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Jisung’s ‘Hoot’ dance lesson

March 13, 2011


On MBC TV ‘Section TV Entertainment Relay’, actor Jisung gave some tips on how to dance SNSD’s ‘Hoot’, which became a hot topic in the first episode of ‘Royal Family’.

Jisung who boasted his 1000 sit-ups a day routine, danced naturally to ‘Hoot’ and stated, “The beat is really important”. He then gave some important pointers on the dance steps.

Jisung and Park Seulgi later made a parody of a scene involving Hyun Bin and Ha Jiwon in ‘Secret Garden’.

Catch Jisung’s ‘Hoot’ dance lesson on March 13th.

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SNSD @ Korean Music Wave in Bangkok

March 13, 2011


On March 12th, SNSD performed ‘Hoot’, ‘Oh!’ and ‘Gee’ at the Rajamangala Stadium for the 50th Anniversary MBC Korean Music Wave in Bangkok. The girls departed for Bangkok on March 10th and during their time in Bangkok for the event, they attended radio interviews and also press conferences.

After the concert, Taeyeon wrote ‘Thank you SONE’ on her iPad and showed it to the fans before heading home. The girls arrived safely at Incheon Airport this morning (March 13th).


MBC will be airing the concert on March 26th at 4.00pm KST. Here are the fancams of SNSD’s performances yesterday. Enjoy!

‘Hoot’

‘Oh!’

‘Gee’

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‘Hoot’, SNSD’s 4th MV to exceed 10 million views on YouTube

February 21, 2011


SNSD‘s “Hoot” music video has been receiving explosive response from fans all over the world ever since its release through SM Entertainment’s official YouTube Channel in October last year where it recorded more than 10 million views to date.

SNSD who are currently promoting in both Korea and Japan are gaining massive popularity in South East Asia, South America and Europe as well. This is SNSD’s 4th video on YouTube having more than 10 million views. Previously, ‘Gee‘ and ‘Oh!‘ have gone past the 30 million views mark respectively while ‘Run Devil Run‘ recorded more than 20 million views. ‘Oh!’ which was among the ‘Top 10 most viewed video in 2010′ on YouTube had also achieved tremendous results domestically, where it topped almost every charts immediately after its release.

On the other hand, SNSD are expected to release their 3rd Japanese Single very soon.

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SM Entertainment artistes dominate 2010 Gaon chart

February 9, 2011


SM Entertainment have proven their dominance in the music industry once again by  conquering the 2010 Gaon Chart in terms of music sales.

At Seoul Press Center on February 9th, 3pm KST, Top 2 music sales was announced through the ‘Gaon Chart 2010 Closing Award Ceremony and Proclamation of 2011 Vision’.

In terms of music sales, Super Junior and SNSD took the top 4 spots. Super Junior’s 4th album ‘Bonamana’ was ranked 1st with total sales of 200,193 copies. SNSD took 2nd, 3rd and 4th spot through their 2nd Album ‘Oh!’ (197,934 copies), 3rd Mini Album ‘Hoot’ (163,066 copies) and 2nd Album Repackaged ‘Run Devil Run’ (136,851 copies) respectively.

Besides taking the top spot, Super Junior’s 4th album repackaged ‘Bonamana’ also secured the no.9 spot. Another SM Entertainment artistes, SHINee also managed 2 places in the top 20. Their 2010 album ‘Lucifer’ and its repackaged edition ‘Hello’ were ranked 6th and 20th respectively. Out of the top 20 spots, there were 7 entries in total involving SM Entertainment artistes.

Meanwhile, miss A topped the ‘Online Category’ with ‘Bad Girl Good Girl’ while Lee Seungchul’s ‘That Person’ secured the top spot for the ‘Mobile Category’.

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ICONIQ’s boyfriend did arrow dance-like celebration after scoring winner for Japan

January 30, 2011


On January 30th, 4th generation Zainichi Korean, Lee Chungsung (Tadanari Lee),26, who plays for Sanfrecce Hiroshima scored the winning goal for Japan in the second period of extra time of the 2011 Asian Cup final, handing Japan a 1-0 victory over Australia. His celebration after the goal became a hot discussion topic.

Chungsung came off as a substitute and swivelled to fire home in a Yuto Nagatomo cross from the left in the 109th minute as the Blue Samurai sealed a narrow victory at the Khalifa Stadium.

The thrilled Lee Chungsung walked towards the fans after being congratulated by his team mates and did a goal celebration  that looks like SNSD’s ‘Hoot arrow dance.

The goal celebration Chungsung did received lots of love and good comments from Korean football fans as well. Lee Chungsung is currently in a relationship with Japanese singer Ayumi Lee (stage name:ICONIQ).

*Zainichi Koreans – permanent ethnic Korean residents of Japan

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