[ENG TRANS & SCANS] SHINee’s photos and interview for Ori Suta June 2011, talking about their plans to succeed in Japan


SHINee has had quite the explosive reaction in Japan, they’re appearing everywhere!

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Excited about SHINee’s Japanese debut? The list of Japanese magazines SHINee is scheduled to appear in:


The amount of media attention given to SHINee has been enormous! Make sure you don’t miss anything:

5 / 12 (목) “ELLE girl” – Interview
5 / 27 (금) “ASIAN PLACE” – Cover face + Interview
5 / 27 (금) “B – PASS” Interview
6 / 3 (금) “오리 ★ 스타” (“Our ★ Stars”) – Interview series (will be published on 6/10, 6/17, 6/24, 7/1)
6 / 7 (화) “Duet” – Interview
6 / 8 (목) “TVぴあ” – Interview
6 / 9 (목) “ぴあ” – Interview
6 / 9 (목) “Hanako” – Interview
6 / 12 (일) “ELLE girl touch” – Interview

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Shawols angry at SM for overworking Onew


Onew as "Drew" for Brothers Were Brave musical.

While recording Star King on February 21st, Onew apparently became sick (no clear details, some say he almost fainted) and was not able to DJ Sukira either–Minho had to fill in. Shawols have observed that out of all the members of SHINee, Onew has been the most overworked in 2010. Judge for yourself! Here is a list of activities Onew has done in 2010 and 2011:

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So Nyeo Shi Dae to debut on 8th September in Japan with ‘Genie’


So Nyeo Shi Dae will make their offical debut in Japan on 8th September with the song ‘Genie’.

According to their Japanese label on 19th August, So Nyeo Shi Dae will debut with the song ‘Genie’ on 8th September. The song will be released in Japanese language but the title will remain as English title.

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SNSD in Japan’s KNTV Guide


Asia’s NO.1 girl group SNSD is finally heading to Japan!

Korea’s representative girl group SNSD, who are popular in many Asian countries, are about to disembark on their long-awaited visit to Japan. On August 25th, they will be having a showcase concert at Ariake Coliseum, where 10,000 fans are invited, and they will hold their first performance in Japan. Furthermore, their debut single is scheduled to go on sale in September. After this summer, the SNSD whirlwind that will blow through will be inevitable. (Note: This basically says after this summer the SNSD buzz will be everywhere). It really has become a girls’ generation!

Every member has given us a special comment on their feelings and objectives about their Japanese debut.
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