Asian Pop Chart

by / on February 9, 2016 at 3:40 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, Southeast Asian Chart

Zayn’s ‘Pillowtalk’ takes over MWA Charts in Singapore and Indonesia

Former One Direction member Zayn Malik has launched straight into the number one position of both the Indonesian and Singapore charts with his first solo single, ‘Pillow talk.’   The track also polled well in Philippines and Malaysia where it debuted at ninth and fourth positions respectively.   As the saying goes, success is the best revenge and the pop […]

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by / on September 15, 2015 at 1:50 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, Music Charts

EXO’ s Baekhyun and Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon split

It appears that Baekhyun of EXO and Taeyeon from Girls’ Generation may be back on the open market having split up after a whirlwind romance.

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by / on August 25, 2015 at 12:41 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, Pop

EXO’s Tao files suit against SM Entertainment, agency responds

The legal war between EXO member Tao and his agency SM Entertainment is heating up with the pop star reportedly suing SM Entertainment for contract termination according to Koreaboo but the powerful management company aren’t going without a fight.

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by / on July 23, 2015 at 12:32 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, Music Charts

Gentle Bones lands fourth #1 spot with “Sixty Five”

Singaporean musician, Joel Tan, also known as Gentle Bones, released his brand new single “Sixty Five” on 10th July, Friday and hit the #1 spot on iTunes Singapore within 24 hours of its release.

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by / on July 15, 2015 at 3:45 pm / in Asian Pop Chart

BEAST unveil teaser for comeback album ‘Ordinary’

In what’s already been a huge month of new releases for K-pop, popular Cube Entertainment group BEAST have just announced they too have a new album set for release on July 27th.

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by / on July 14, 2015 at 11:20 pm / in Asian Pop Chart

Tao prepares for solo debut, removes EXO from social media accounts

It’s official – Tao is making a his solo debut in China but it seems that it won’t be with EXO, if his social media accounts are anything to go by.

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by / on July 2, 2015 at 4:42 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, News

G Dragon explains the significance of BIGBANG’s ‘If You’

G-Dragon appeared on Naver Starcast recently and was asked to explain to the audience how BIGBANG’s latest track release “If You” was produced and what it meant to him.

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by / on February 18, 2015 at 1:39 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, Music Charts

Katy Perry Announces 2015 Manilla Performance

  American pop sensation Katy Perry is returning to Manilla on May 7 as part of her latest worldwide tour. The stop in Asia is in support of her latest album Prism which debuted at number one on the Billboard Top 100 before she takes off to Europe and South America.

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by / on January 9, 2015 at 8:20 am / in Artists / Bands, Asian Pop Chart, Buzz, News

Is Chinese Pop Star Wanting Qu Dating The Mayor Of Vancouver?

Could it be true that Chinese pop star Wanting Qu is dating Vancouver Mayor Greg Robertson? Well according to a post in on Monday from respected city hall journalist and columnist Frances Bula, the two are indeed an item. Quick to note that ‘this is not gossip’, she reported on her blog that according to ‘extremely reliable sources’ the two […]

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by / on December 23, 2014 at 7:42 am / in Asian Pop Chart, Pop

Ed Sheeran Wants YOU To Be In His Next Film Clip

Ever wanted to dance, sing, draw or mime your way into fame? Well Ed Sheeran may be just the man you want to talk to. Ed Sheeran dances like he was born to in his ‘Thinking Out Loud’ film clip but this ginger crooner wan’t necessarily blessed with all those moves without a bit of hard work. Like anything worthwhile in […]

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by / on December 22, 2014 at 3:16 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, News, Releases, Southeast Asian Chart

Taylor Swift Still The Undisputed Queen Of Pop In Asia

It’s been 7 weeks since its release and Taylor Swift’s newest album  1989 continues its dominant run as Asia’s most downloaded album. Her latest song Blank Space has retained the number one spot across South-east Asia, being the most downloaded song on iTunes through Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore,  Vietnam and Cambodia. In the Philippines and Thailand Blank Space is the second most downloaded […]

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by / on November 26, 2014 at 3:40 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, News

Zhang Jie Awarded International Artist Of The Year at 2014 American Music Awards

Famed Chinese celebrity and pop star Zhang Jie, also known as Jason Zhang, has been presented with the first ever International Artist Award at the 2014 American Music Awards at the Nokia Theatre in LA. The 42nd annual awards ceremony is the world’s largest fan voted award show, celebrating the best in pop, rock, rap/hip hop, soul, and country music.   “Hey […]

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by / on November 19, 2014 at 3:16 pm / in Artists / Bands, Asian Pop Chart, Music Charts, Southeast Asian Chart

Is ‘Chick Chick’ this year’s Gangnam Style?

Shirtless men in animal masks, technicolor band aids, animated dancing chickens… this clip has it all We may still have the remnants of 2012’s smash hit ‘Gangnam Style‘ rattling around our heads but it seems there may be a contenderfor the most annoyingly catchy tune of 2014. ‘Chick Chick’ is the latest viral smash from Chinese pop star Rong “Rollin” Wang and […]

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by / on June 14, 2013 at 3:57 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, Music Charts, Southeast Asian Chart

EXO’s Double Appearance on Top 30 Asia

South-Korean Chinese boy-band EXO are making enough noise to make it onto the Top 30 Asia charts. Twice.

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