Message from YG [2009.11.12] [Korean-English Translation]

2009-11-12   9:32:20 am

Hi, it’s Yang Hyun Suk here. Take a bow~

I’m here today for the news of Tae Yang’s solo album.

Tae Yang’s second digital single

<Wedding Dress>

Tomorrow (11/13) Tae Yang’s second digital single “Wedding Dress” is about to release.

“Wedding Dress” is the song that Tae Yang co-wrote with Teddy. It’s not on the TV as “Where U At”. We plan to promote this song until the end of 2009 and the MV directed by Mr. Jang Jae Hyeok will be expecting to air tomorrow.


Fans are waiting in anxiety for the release of this album. Many news that came out before have created a little confusion.

Speaking of the release of “Where U At” digital single went into silence and did not get enough promotional broadcasting.

And to the release of “Wedding Dress” without the public preview also went disappeared.

I’m sure that there are a lot of complaints on these matters.


The Artist and YG are working hard for the album with desire and the fans all want to know more to come on all that.

But according to the less amount of the off-line music sales than last year….

I don’t think it is easy now to release the album on-line today at the same time in this situation.


It’s hard to reach for No.1 on the weekly music chart. Keeping the listeners from not walking out on you today is hard enough. They swiftly shift the way they listen to a song.

The influence of both on-line and off-line music affects the TV people’s choice of a comeback artist with a brand new song.


Like 2NE1, who have got lots of love from their first mini-album, are not in the plan of the follow-up promotional activities for it.

You can say that G-Dragon’s “Heartbreaker,” “Breathe” and “A Boy” follow-up activities which got a short period in broadcasting is like the whole promotion of the entire album.

That’s why we make 4 PVs for it.


Tae Yang requests his album promotion period to last longer depending on the activities in the progress that we plan to do.

It’s like what they do in the typical American way of releasing a single first and then follows by the studio album.

The only different is you’ll have one hit single first and then the title track together with the album.

Let’s say, “Where U At” is the first track of this album, marking the starting point of it all and

then “Wedding Dress” to follow suit.

It’s going to be kick-ass!


Tae Yang’s promotional activities are set.

Last month the foreign choreographers came to Korea not to brainstorm on “Where U At” but for the steps of “Wedding Dress.”


Tae Yang’s comeback after one year and a half is just around the corner.

We put a lot of effort into it and look forward to a good feedback.

I want all the fans to show us your support.


I’m supposed to be here for the Tae Yang news.

But I’ll give you some short news on 2NE1 and G-Dragon.



Park Bom never stops smiling since her “You And I” gets such a good feedback.

Even when I get angry at or pressure her, she only keeps smiling.


The bad news is we have to postpone the release of their album to next year

And we cannot hold their concert on December 30-31.

That’s because we figured it out that we haven’t had enough songs to do so.


Then the good news is that we will have a surprise show on November 20

And I won’t go in details because it’s a surprise.


We know that you’re curious, but be patient, it won’t be that long.



He will have the concerts at The Olympic Park on December 5-6.

So, he will stop all the broadcasting activities to focus on his practice.

“G-Dragon” will hold a surprise event next month.

All I can tell is that all the ladies will love to do so.


I’ll be back next time.

Coming up next are Se7en and Gommi new albums0


Good-bye, everyone….Take a bow~ (Young Bae~ Hwaiting!)


2009. 11. 12.






VIPs, we know you’re complaining YG’s artist promo strategies on YB, but be patient; the album’ll be as hot as YB himself! The six pack abs to rule K-Pop!





★BIGBANG feat. No Brain Stage★ in Kim Jung-eun’s Chocolate

This one was taken back on 08/09/25 where they did “Lies,” “I Know You Fall For Me” and “Oh My Friend” plus some talk with KJE.

T.O.P did that kangaroo dance and a self-censor on rapping “mother@*&#^$.”

Now everybody scream!Louder!


Credit: CodeMonmonSeason4

G-Dragon to hold a solo concert scaled for 24K seats

G-Dragon will hold the first ever solo concert by himself ,titled “Shine A Light,” since his debut as the BIGBANG leader three years ago.

The showtimes are on Saturday December 5 and Sunday December 6 which are available exclusively for 12,000 seats a day and a total of 24,000 seats for all the fans.

The YG representative stated that “G-Dragon will be showing his never-be-seen-before aspects of music and entertainment at Seoul Olympic Stadium. He keeps practicing and working very hard on this – even during nighttime, in a rush, for these upcoming  events in less than two months’ time.”

“The concerts will immensely represent his music and iconic style. All the sight,sound and lighting are such a big invesment solely for these stage performances. Please come and join the concerts of fun. We plan to maximize them to be the best shows for all.”

–End of the news–

OMFG. We can’t BREATHE! We swear that we are soo~ worried and anxiuos about buying the tickets now. Last year BIGBANG‘s Big Show ticketing was like a state of chaos. Turbulence, really. And now it’s G-Dragon time. There MUST be a higher demand flows from the V.I.Ps nationwide (or worldwide,maybe baby). How can we cope with that now?

No matter what, trust us,you can be proud of this hardworking man.While we are asleep,sweet dreams. Ji Yong pens the lyrics, practises dance routine,raps and sings. What will you do when you are 22?

Finish the degree and still be blogging on BIGBANG. That’s what!




지드래곤, 2만4천석 규모 첫 단독콘서트 전격 개최

지드래곤, 데뷔 3년만에 ´초대형 규모´ 첫 콘서트 개최

지드래곤 12월 단독콘서트 앞두고 밤샘연습 돌입
지드래곤, 총 2만4000석 규모 단독콘서트 연다
지드래곤, 데뷔 3년만에 ‘첫 단독 …

지드래곤 12월 단독콘서트 앞두고 밤샘연습 돌입

지드래곤, 데뷔 3년만에 ‘첫 단독 콘서트’! 팬들 “기대된다”

지드래곤, 총 2만4000석 규모 단독콘서트 연다

A Guide to the G-Dragon Solo Concert – Shine A Light [Eng translation]

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The Korean version is followed by the English one ^^

YG 엔터테인먼트 입니다.

지난 8월 18일 첫 솔로 앨범 ‘하트 브레이커(Heartbreaker)’를 발표하고 숱한 화제를 모으며
활동을 펼치고 있는 지드래곤의 첫 단독콘서트 ‘샤인 어 라이트(Shine a Light)’ 예매 안내입니다.

아래 자세한 내용 참고 하시길 바랍니다.

★ 공연 개요 ★

● 공연명: G-DRAGON CONCERT [Shine a Light]
● 일 시: 2009년 12월 5일(토) 오후 7시 / 12월 6일 (일) 오후 6시
● 장 소: 올림픽공원 체조경기장
● 티켓가: 전석 77,000원 (부가세 포함)
● 주최/주관: ㈜ YG엔터테인먼트
● 협 찬: 11번가

★ 티켓오픈 안내 ★

● 예매처: 11번가 단독 ( )

● 예매 오픈일:
– 2009년 12월 5일 (토) 오후7시 1회 공연 오픈일 <2009년 10월 28일 (수) 저녁8시>
– 2009년 12월 6일 (일) 오후6시 2회 공연 오픈일 <2009년 10월 30일 (금) 저녁8시>

* 예매처인 11번가에 G-DRAGON 콘서트 예매 관련한 자세한 내용은 10월 21일(수) 공지 될
예정이며, 11번가 티켓 상담원을 통해 궁금하신 사항을 문의 하실 수 있습니다.

이와 함께 보다 원활한 예매를 위해 10월 21 일 (수) 예매 유의 사항과 2차 공지사항이 공지됩니다.

많은 관심과 성원 부탁 드립니다.


[ENG translation]


This is YG Entertainment.

On August 18, G-Dragon released his first solo album “HEARTBREAKER” which leads to many controversial topics.

We would like to present you his very first solo concert titled “Shine A Light.”

The information and how to book a ticket are as followed.

★ Show Overview ★

● Title: G-DRAGON CONCERT [Shine A Light]
● Date: Saturday 2009/12/5 at 7pm and Sunday 2009/12/6 at 6pm
● Venue:
Seoul Olympic Stadium
● Ticket price: KRW 77,000 (VAT included)
● Promoter/Organizer: YG Entertanment
● Co-promoter: 11st

★ Ticket Information ★

● Booking: Only available at 11st ( )

● Booking Dates:
For the showtime on Saturday 2009/12/5 at 7pm: <Wednesday 2009/10/28 at 8pm onwards
– For the showtime on Sunday 2009/12/6 at 6pm 2009: <Friday 2009/10/30 at 8pm onwards

* Further information on the booking will be available on the website bulletin commencing on October 21, 2009. If you have any questions, please contact the ticket agent.

Thank you

–End of message —

*T.BB* notes:

“Shine A Light” is a phrase appears in the autobiographic song “소년이여” (A Boy) taken from his solo album. It contains a very heart-shattering lyrics that he wrote about what being G-Dragon is like.

To sum it up in one phrase, “the loneliest in the crowd.”

Ji Yong will be doing a stadium.Woh! We think the tix are going to be sold out super fast.*T.BB* will be there to TeamJiYong x2! In the front row! SUPER-V.I.P style as always!

Wanna see the sea of V.I.Ps like these. Gonna be loads of fun:)

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And see you in Seoul winter, Ji Yong~ah^^V


Credit = YGE + 디지뱅★@BBVIPZ + 위듀 +다겅