• warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/theaureview/ on line 33.
  • warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/theaureview/ on line 55.


Ten Things We Learnt About BIGBANG From Their MADE Tour In Sydney

Well Day 1 of the BIGBANG concerts in Sydney (the boys first ever time performing in Australia!) just ended, and boy was the (long) wait worth it. Let’s just say this VIP will probably be sleeping with a crown-shaped lightstick nightlight for a while.

Preparing for BIGBANGs Arrival: Your 101 for the 2015 World Tour [MADE] in Australia!

With only one month to go till our kings of K-Pop BIGBANG finally arrive on Australian soil we thought we’d give everyone a quick rundown of what VIPs can expect at these (very) long awaited concerts!

Pre-sales are now available for your BIGBANG [MADE] in Australia Official Merchandise!

Pre-orders for official BIGBANG concert merchandise are now available through Award Entertainment.

Hello Asia! Best of 2014: Kat Czornij's Favourite K-Pop Songs of 2014

As we leap into 2015, Hello Asia's writer Kat Czornij takes a look back at some of her favourite K-Pop releases from last year. So! Starting us off, in no particular order…

Most viewed K-Pop Music Videos on YouTube in 2014

YouTube has released their list of most viewed K-Pop videos of 2014. Slightly surprising was the fact that PSY is on top with the 'Hangover' collaboration with Snoop Dog. K-Pop super group EXO has two entries in the list whilst SISTAR makes their first entry with their summer hit 'Touch My Body'.

Hello Asia Team Gives Their 2014 MAMA Award Predictions


The Hello Asia team have debated long and hard, and now we give you our 2014 MAMA Award Predictions! Are our "experts" correct? Keep your eye on our exclusive coverage of 2014 MAMA Awards from Hong Kong on Wednesday December 3rd.

Hello Asia! New Music Video: GD X Taeyang - "Good Boy" (South Korea, 2014)

G-Dragon X Taeyang

It's the year of the subgroup in the world of K-Pop, but none more anticipated than BIGBANG members and longtime buddies G-Dragon and Taeyang's first official duo release "Good Boy". It's all black lights, glowing hair, synth kazoo and dirty hip hop beats.

EXO, G-Dragon and Taeyang confirmed to to appear at 2014 MAMA

K-Pop stars EXO (pictured above), G-Dragon & Taeyang are confirmed as the first artist announcement for the 2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) announced by Asia’s leading content and media Company CJ E&M today. Previously 17 award categories and nomination were revealed by Mnet featuring the most popular K-Pop artists over the past year.

Epik High Top Charts with Shoebox Album, "Born Hater" Single

Epik High - Shoebox

South Korean hip hop group Epik High’s highly anticipated 8th full-length album Shoebox dropped on October 21, plus music videos for lead singles “Spoiler” and “Happy Ending”. The record hit #1 immediately on iTunes in Hong Kong, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Brunei, Vietnam and Taiwan, as well as #7 on the US Hip-hop/R&B charts and dominating most of the top 10 on various real-time music charts in Korea.

Hello Asia! Best of 2014: Anastasia Giggins' Favourite K-Pop Songs of far

Over the past six months, we have all been tremendously treated when it comes to K-Pop. Here are some of my absolute favourite Korean tracks from the first half of 2014, in no particular order.

One more day till submissions open for Taeyang's 'Eyes, Nose, Lips' Cover Contest!

Taeyang BY YOU

YG is holding a cover project contest for Taeyang's title track 'Eyes, Nose, Lips'.

Hello Asia! New Music Video - Taeyang - "1AM" (South Korea 2014)


Back again already, just one week after the release of "Eyes, Nose, Lips", Taeyang has fans' hearts aflutter with another killer R&B track, his signature shirtlessness, a few kisses and a bed scene. Check out the music video for "1AM" here.

Hello Asia! New Music Video: Taeyang - "Eyes, Nose, Lips" (South Korea 2014)

teaser image taeyang rise

After releasing teasers for his new album RISE a few days ago, Taeyang has now given his fans a sweet treat with the music video for one of his new tracks "Eyes, Nose, Lips".