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Girls’ Generation’s subunit TaeTiSeo won two awards at the ’2nd Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards’!
The prestigious yearly Gaon Chart award ceremony was held earlier today (February 13th) in Olympic Park, Seoul and Girls’ Generation TaeTiSeo walked home with the ‘Album of the Year’ award for the second quarter of the year and the ‘Digital Award’ for the month of May with their ‘Twinkle’ album!
In their acceptance speech, Seohyun said, “Firstly, we’re really happy to receive so much love. Thanks to SM staff, thank you our member unnies who gave us lots of support. And our fans who give us love, thank you.”
Then Tiffany continued and said, “First, thank you Father God. Being able to find the job that we love is a great happiness, and it’s a even greater blessing that as we do something we love, we can receive love. So thank you for giving us this award, we will become a Girls’ Generation who works harder in music. Thank you.”
Taeyeon concluded, “Thank you Seo Sookyung director for making TTS so pretty, thank you to the staff, fans I love you.”
Girls’ Generation TaeTiSeo also performed their hit song ‘Twinkle’ at the award ceremony.
‘Twinkle’ was released back in April 29th 2012 by Girls’ Generation’s first subunit TaeTiSeo to receive tremendous success within Korea and internationally.
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With their mini album ‘Twinkle’, Girls’ Generation – TTS has been nominated in several categories of the upcoming 27th Golden Disk Awards, namely the Disk Album Award, Digital Music Award and Popularity Award.
The 27th Golden Disk Awards will be held at the Sepang International Circuit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on January 15th and 16th, 2013. Being one of the most prestigious award ceremony in South Korea, this event is expected to be attended by more than 20 groups of Kpop artistes, who will perform or receive their awards.
Tickets for the two-day event is priced at RM688 for Rockpit and RM999 for the Samsung Galaxy Zone for two-day access while early birds who buy their tickets starting from December 9th to 15th will get a discounted price of RM620 and RM898 for each zone respectively.
Some of the other artistes nominated in the 27th Golden Disk Awards include TVXQ, 2AM, 2NE1, f(x), BEAST, Big Bang, CN Blue, Epik High, FT Island, KARA, Infinite, SHINee, MBLAQ, Sistar, Psy, Miss A, Super Junior, Wonder Girls and more.
Meanwhile, the previous Golden Disk Awards was also held outside of Korea earlier this year at Kyocera Dome in Osaka, Japan where Girls’ Generation won the Digital Daesang Award for the ‘The Boys’. Girls’ Generation have also won Daesangs consecutively on previous occasions; Digital Daesang in 2009 for ‘Gee’ and Disk Daesang in 2010 with ‘Oh!’
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Actors So JiSub and Kwak DoWon displayed their affection for Girls’ Generation.
On the SBS “One Night TV Entertainment” aired on 18th, the staff visited the filming set of SBS TV drama “Ghost”. During the visit, So JiSub said, “I am actually close with Kwak DoWon and we have a good team work”.
Upon hearing this, Kwak DoWon replied, “I should be hating him upon seeing the expressions in his eyes, but instead, love was what I felt”.
So JiSub then revealed, “I laughed very hard when ‘Crazy Cow (Kwak DoWon’s nickname in the drama)’ sang along to Girls’ Generation’s song”. After that, Kwak DoWon confessed, “I love Girls’ Generation” and So JiSub added “I’m also a fan of Girls’ Generation”
In the drama “Ghost”, both So JiSub (Kim WooHyun/Park KiYoung) and Kwak DoWon (Kwon HyukJoo) are colleagues and rivals in the cyber investigation team.
For those who missed the part where Kwak DoWon sang ‘Twinkle’ in the drama ‘Ghost’, here you go:
On June 5th, an MR-removed video of Girls’ Generation – TTS’ ‘Twinkle’ performance has garnered much attention among netizens and was discussed in various portal sites.
Although the MR was removed and their actual voices were revealed, TaeTiSeo’s live singing was perfect. Even during parts where there were complicated dance steps, the girls managed to hit the high notes without any problem at all with their ever-impressive vocals.
After watching the video, the netizens commented, “No wonder they are the ‘vocal line’ of Girls’ Generation”, “They have always being doing well. What’s with all these now?”, “I think Girls’ Generation has been impressive at live performances”, etc.
On the other hand, after wrapping up TaeTiSeo’s promotion of ‘Twinkle’, Girls’ Generation will be making a comeback with their new Japanese single, ‘Paparazzi’.
Translated by: Taengfan@fanwonder.com
Girls’ Generation-TTS chose Hyoyeon as the member whom they like to carry out their activities with.
On MBC ‘Beautiful Concert’ aired on May 22nd, Girls’ Generation-TTS performed ‘Twinkle’ and ‘Baby Steps’ and showed their wits in replying to questions directed at them by the MC.
In reply to MC of the show, Hong KyungMin’s question, “What was the reason for forming a unit consisting of 3 members out of the 9 members in Girls’ Generation?”, Taeyeon said, “The other members have their own acting activities. The three of us wanted to put more focus on music.”
After that Hong KyungMin asked, “If TaeTiSeo were to recruit one person into the unit, who would it be?”. Seohyun replied, “Probably it’s Hyoyeon. I think it will be great as Hyoyeon will be dancing while the three of us are singing.”
Tiffany added, “As Hyoyeon is participating in MBC ‘Dancing With The Stars 2′ recently, I think her Rumba dance would go well with our music”, expressing her admiration towards Hyoyeon’s dancing skill.
Girls’ Generation-TTS, who is currently promoting as a unit group, is enjoying huge success by topping various music programs – MBC Music Show Champion (Champion Song for 3 consecutive weeks), Mnet M!Countdown (no.1 for 2 consecutive weeks), KBS Music Bank K-Chart (no.1 for 2 consecutive weeks) and SBS Inkigayo (Mutizen Song for 2 consecutive weeks).
On May 13th, Girls’ Generation – TTS won their first Mutizen Song Award on SBS Inkigayo with ‘Twinkle’.
With the win, Girls’ Generation – TTS continue their winning streak after taking no.1 on Mnet M! Countdown and KBS Music Bank K- Chart this week.
Upon receiving the award, Taeyeon said, “Thank you. We are thankful to the members who have been giving us a lot of strength during our promotional activities as a unit group”, and formed the shape of a heart with her hands to express her gratitude to Girls’ Generation members for their support.
Tiffany added, “To the parents of TaeTiSeo members, we love you and thank you so much. Also, to our fans, SONEs, thank you so much”.
On May 11th, Girls’ Generation-TTS’s ‘Twinkle’, released worldwide on April 29th, brought home its first KBS ‘Music Bank K-Chart’ win with a considerable lead over Sistar’s ‘Alone’. This also marked the third win in a winning streak for ‘Twinkle’ after MBC’s ‘Show Champion’ and Mnet’s ‘M!Countdown’ on Tuesday and Thursday respectively.
As always, the girls continued to amaze with their powerful vocals, synchronized dances and brilliant outfits in their ‘Twinkle’ performance. Meanwhile, fellow Girls’ Generation member Yoona showed up in her ‘Love Rain’ outfit during the encore stage to show her support for the TTS members and their close relationships were evident as they shared hugs and congratulated one another. The girls also invited their juniors EXO-K to stay on stage to celebrate with them for the win.
Music Bank’s official Twitter account also uploaded a photo of TaeTiSeo with their K-Chart trophy shortly after the live broadcast.
If you missed Girls’ Generation-TTS on Music Bank today, check out the video below!
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After winning the ‘Champion Song’ trophy on MBC ‘Show! Music Champion’ on May 8th, Girls’ Generation – TTS continued their winning streak on music programs by grabbing their first win on Mnet’s ‘M!Countdown’ aired on May 10th.
Sporting leopard-print costumes, Taeyeon, Tiffany and Seohyun wowed fans with ‘Twinkle’, flaunting their impressive vocal and captivating dance moves. Within just a week after their debut performance as Girls’ Generation – TTS on ‘M!Countdown’, the girls showed their domination by taking the no.1 spot this week. However, the girls were not at CJ E&M Center in Mapo-gu, Seoul to receive the award as they had departed for Yeosu after the pre-recording of ‘M!Countdown’ to participate in the recording of KBS 2TV’s ‘Open Concert’.
The victory celebration could also be witnessed on Twitter as ’120510 Mnet MCD TaeTiSeo – Twinkle’ and ‘Congrats TTS’ were listed among the top 10 trending topics on Twitter worldwide.
Congratulations to Girls’ Generation – TTS and we hope that the three lovely ladies will enjoy a long winning streaks on music programs. With YouTube views over 10 million in just 9 days and selling close to 50,000 copies in the first week (Hanteo) as well as topping both the digital and album division on GaOn Chart (April 29th – May 5th), looks like there is nothing to stop the girls from keep raising the bar and breaking records at the same time.
Once again, congratulations to TaeTiSeo from all of us at fanwonder.com. To those who missed their splendid performance of ‘Twinkle’ on ‘M!Countdown’ earlier, knock yourself out with the video below!
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Girls’ Generation – TaeTiSeo’s mini album ‘Twinkle’ recorded a clean sweep on various weekly music charts.
Released on May 2nd, ‘Twinkle’ secured the no.1 spot on Hanteo Chart, Yes24 and other album sales aggregation site’s weekly charts, a proof of Girls’ Generation’s domination. In addition to that, on online music sites such as Mnet, Olleh Music, Soribada, Daum Music, etc, ‘Twinkle’ has also topped the weekly charts on these sites as well.
Meanwhile, the music video for ‘Twinkle’ which was released on April 30th through YouTube has recorded 8.85 million views as of 11am KST on May 7th. On YouTube’s worldwide charts this week, the music video was ranked within Top 5 in various categories -’Most Viewed Videos’ (4th), ‘Most Discussed Videos’ (3rd), ‘Most Liked Videos’ (1st) and ‘Top Favorited Videos’ (2nd).