On stage Taeyang is captivating, with vocals and a stage presence that exudes confidence and charisma. One of South Korea’s most popular R&B K-pop idols, he’s made his name (and career) as a member of BIGBANG. But that’s only the beginning for the 29-year-old, whose also seen success with his solo releases, though he remains true to his origins.
“All things, to me, go back to being a member of BIGBANG,” the artist tells Billboard.
Decked out in black sweats and Balenciaga high tops, he exuded simplicity in comparison to the flair of his bedazzled and befeathered, primarily white, stage outfits. “I would describe myself as a very plain but very honest person,” he says. “I don’t really hype myself up with fancy things. I do a lot less than other celebrities because I like being honest. I just want the audience to see that the performances are a real representation of myself.”
Continue reading BILLBOARD: Taeyang Talks ‘White Night’ Album & Tour, BIGBANG, Mandatory Military Service
As Taeyang mentioned, it was a short but intense promo cycle for White Night in Seoul since he had to immediately leave for his White Night North American Tour . But what a bounty of activities! Did YB even sleep for 3 weeks? His hard work is all for our benefit though since we got a lot of goodies to tide us over for the (extended) future.
August 16 V Live: White Night Album Release (Replay with Eng Subs)
August 18 MBC I Live Alone Ep 218 , Taeyang Part 1 ODK Viu KshowOnline
Continue reading White Night Korean Promo Blitz: A Recap
Nine years after his first solo activities in 2008, we are back at Inkigayo for the debut performance of Darling and Wake Me Up.
Continue reading Taeyang debuts “Darling” and “Wake Me Up” on SBS Inkigayo 170820
Taeyang was the special guest on the hit “reality” show I Live Alone which featured a day in his life at home and at work. Here are some highlights from the show:
Full episode with english subs on VIU.COM or through Kshow123 if not available in your area.
Continue reading Taeyang on MBC “I Live Alone” Part 1 170818 Episode 218
YB giddily counted down the minutes in an adorable V-live.
Get the album here on itunes
Continue reading Taeyang’s White Night is Out!
Wow! We are getting a video for the Intro for the first time… and it’s something different.
Continue reading Taeyang’s WHITE NIGHT: INTRO MV