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[Trans - Interview] MYNAME, Heading To The Groud → Getting #5 on music program

[Newsen article by Jeonwon / Photo by Kim Changhyun]

MYNAME is cruising.

MYNAME (Seyong, Insoo, JunQ, Chaejin, Gunwoo) recently released their first mini album and are in the midst of promoting their title track ‘Baby I’m Sorry’. They’re especially catching attention for setting a new record at 5th place on KBS2 TV’s ‘Music Bank’ and developing further.
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[Trans - News] MYNAME’s Insoo, “Ballet career for 7 years; was Son Yeonjae’s teacher”

MYNAME’s Insoo showed off his high-leveled ballet skills.

MYNAME’s Insoo and Seyong went for a dance audition in front of the Dancing9 masters on Mnet’s Beatles Code on the 15th. Insoo, who boasts a 7-year ballet career, caught attention for showcasing his professional classical ballet skills.

As soon as Insoo entered, Jazz dance specialist Woo Hyunyoung showed her pleasure by saying, “He’s wearing jazz shoes.” After raising the anticipation, Insoo went on to show off difficult classical ballet moves.
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When Insoo’s performance ended, Woo Hyunyoung praised, “He did classical ballet. Actually, the floor now doesn’t have cushion, and it’s bad for ballet dancers. But Insoo performed jumps and fouettes. He showed a lot of techniques that can only be seen at concourses or ballet competitions.”

The MCs then asked Insoo, “How long have you danced ballet?” to which he answered, “I did ballet for 7 years, but it’s been 4 years since I stopped. I used to teach ballet to rhythm gymnast Son Yeonjae.”

Adding on, the MCs commented, “Indeed, you can feel a difference from his skills. He doesn’t feel like an amateur at all.”

Source: Newsen
Translation: MYNAMESG

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[Trans - News] MYNAME reveals ‘Just That Little Thing’ practice video, Excellent b-boying ‘Mouth wide open’

[Newsen Jeonwon reporter]

MYNAME reveals the point choreography of their title song ‘Just That Little Thing’.

MYNAME (Gunwoo, Insoo, Seyong, JunQ, Chaejin) showed what they do in the practice room without any adjustments through their show ‘MYNAME is MYNAME’ on the internet social platform UStream recently.

The members gathered in the practice room after their schedules and taught the viewers 3 points of their ‘Just That Little Thing’ dance. After the kick, they revealed that the door hitting move was a parody of an old underwear commercial. The members were laughing among themselves while having fun during practice despite having a tough schedule.

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Also, Gunwoo and seyong showed a comical version of the ‘Just That Little Thing’ dance while the other members clapped for them. The members then caught the attention of viewers when they started their excellent b-boying dance together.

Meanwhile, MYNAME is MYNAME started the first broadcast on 28th January and showed the members’ real daily lives. It is receiving a lot of interest from fans after only 2 episodes. You can watch the show every Monday at 6pm on MYNAME’s official UStream channel.

Source: Newsen
Translation: MYNAMESG

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[Trans - Interview] The Reason Why MYNAME Are Not Nervous Despite Making A Comeback After 7 Months

[Newsen Reporter Lee Narae / Photographer Jung Yoojin]

K-pop singers who do well in Japan are not commonly found in news headlines anymore. This is because many K-pop singers are breaking into the J-pop market. But for rookies who have only released 2 albums in Korea and are more popular in Japan, their story is different. In such a situation, 5-member group MYNAME is quite interesting. We met MYNAME who are preparing for promotions in Korea after coming back from Japan.
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[Trans - News] MYNAME reveals ‘Just That Little Thing’ teaser with loud wailing and explosion scenes, ‘Anticipation’

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[Newsen Jeonwon reporter]MYNAME revealed the music video teaser for ‘Such A Thing’.

MYNAME released the teaser video for their title track ‘Just That Little Thing’ on the 16th through their 2nd Single Album official website.

With the nation’s best music video director Zany Bros’ Hong Wonki holding the megaphone and the best production team, the MYNAME members portrayed the sadness and anger of losing something and even cried, raising the anticipation for ‘Such A Thing’.

Also, the teaser video includes a large-scale CG explosion scene, earning the video huge interest.

Meanwhile, MYNAME will release the dance version teaser on the 21st and will release the album on the 25th.

Source: Newsen
Translation: MYNAMESG

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[Trans - News] MYNAME ‘Just That Little Thing’ comeback countdown, Anger vs sadness vs outcry teasers revealed

[Newsen Jeonwon reporter]

MYNAME revealed their comeback teaser photos and announced their comeback.

MYNAME, through H2Media’s official Twitter, released the teaser photos of ‘Just That Little Thing’, the title song of their upcoming 2nd Single Album to be released on the 25th.

The first to be revealed were the group’s rapper JunQ and vocalist Gunwoo. Starting with these 2 members, all the members’ teaser photos were released gradually, increasing the anticipation of their new album. In the photos, the members showed a 180-degree change in their hair and fashion styles which are gaining attention.
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The 5 members, JunQ, Gunwoo, Chaejin, Seyong and Insoo, transformed into a funky style, heightening the anticipation of their comeback with the outcry, angry and sad expressions.

A representative of their agency H2Media said “MYNAME have upgraded their looks from the matured and manly image showed in their previous single. It will be an album that maximizes MYNAME’s unique traits and charms. With their comeback fast approaching, the members are nervous and are busy with practice. Their are also preparing for their first solo concert in Korea in March.”

Meanwhile, MYNAME will release the MV teasers for ‘Such A Thing’ on the 16th and 21st at 12noon KST.

Source: Newsen
Translation: MYNAMESG

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[Trans - Interview] MYNAME, a cheeky idol group making a comeback after 8 months

[Newsen reporter Jeonwon/ photographer Lee Jaeha]

“We rested for 8 months. Are we anxious? Not at all. We only concentrated on preparing for our overseas promotions and the new album so we didn’t realize time flying by.”

MYNAME is back. Debuting with ‘Message’ last year and creating a sensation in the pop industry, MYNAME is making a comeback with their latest album and title track ‘Hello & Goodbye’. They maximized their strong vocal and performance skills and plan to showcase their talents in not just one but various genres of music.


[Trans - News] MYNAME’s Gunwoo rises as best visuals ‘Kim Heechul Look-alike’


[Newsen Jeonwon reporter]

MYNAME, who are prepared to make their comeback, revealed Gunwoo’s photo.

MYNAME released Gunwoo’s photo as the final one through their agency’s official Twitter page, and are a step closer to their comeback.

In the photo, Gunwoo shows a leader’s strength through his chic, charismatic and mysterious eyes, showing off all his unique charms.

[Trans - News] MYNAME Seyong’s and Chaejin’s ‘From boys to men’ teaser photos make hearts flutter

[Newsen Jeonwon reporter]

Ahead of their comeback, MYNAME released photos of members Seyong and Chaejin.

MYNAME published the photos through through their agency’s Twitter account on May 24th.

In the photo, Seyong shows an understated sadness and a faint look in his eyes, looking into the air. Youngest Chaejin showed a chic charm and his transformation from boy to man, different from his usual cute maknae image. Following the reveal of their matured looks, the fans’ anticipation is slowly rising.

Meanwhile, MYNAME plans to reveal the final photo of member Gunwoo, followed by the 2nd music video teaser on the 29th at midnight. On June 1st at midnight, MYNAME’s first single album of 5 songs including the title song ‘Hello & Goodbye’ will be released on online music portals to start their comeback promotions.

Source: Newsen via Nate
Translation: MYNAMESG

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[Trans - News] MYNAME Insoo reveals a confirmation photo of donating blood, becoming a ‘warm’ concept idol

[Newsen Jeonwon reporter]

MYNAME’s Insoo revealed a confirmation photo of him donating blood.

MYNAME’s Insoo revealed on the 15th through their official Twitter page a photo of him donating blood. He also took a photo with the movie ticket he received after donating blood. Insoo wrote on Twitter, “I donated blood yesterday. umhahaha!! It might be small, but it is said to be of great help for others. It’ll be used in a good place!! Today is really cold. Don’t catch a cold.”


[Trans - News] MYNAME reveals ‘Message’ MV teaser, Debuting on teacher Hwanhee’s enlistment day into Nonsan training center

6-member (T/N: The reporter made a mistake.) male group MYNAME have revealed the MV teaser for their debut song ‘Message’.

Revealed on October 26th at midnight through the agency’s official Youtube channel (, MYNAME’s debut song ‘Message’ captures the netizens’ attention with intense gazes and a fancy b-boying dance performance.


[Trans - Interview] “We are Hwanhee’s proteges” The hot search for the complete mother’s friend’s son ‘MYNAME’

[Newsen Jeonwon reporter/Lee Jaeha reporter(Photos)]

Have you you heard of ‘MY NAME’? They are the idol group raised by Hwanhee. This is Hwanhee’s last present to the public before he enlists into the army. After being known as ‘Hwanhee Boys’, they are finally called ‘MYNAME’ and will soon be making their debut. What’s more weird is that Hwanhee is enlisting the same day as their debut on October 27th.


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