March 23rd, 2012


Humming Urban Stereo’s Lee Jin Hwa passes away

Humming Urban Stereo‘s guest-vocalist, Lee Jin Hwa, passed away on March 22nd.

On March 23rd, the one-man band member, Lee Ji Rin wrote on his Twitter, “The ‘humming girl’ (Lee Jin Hwa), the dongseng I loved and the heroine of Humming Urban Stereo, has passed away on March 22nd. Please pray for her so that she’ll make it to heaven without being lonely.”

Netizens were shocked upon hearing the news and expressed their condolences by leaving supportive messages. They wrote, “I hope she goes to a better place“, “She had such a beautiful voice“, “This is shocking.. I used to always listen to ‘Hawaiian Couple‘”, and “Rest in peace.”

Lee Jin Hwa was known as the “humming girl” and featured in Humming Urban Stereo’s past hit songs such as “Hawaiian Couple” and “Insomnia“.

Our thoughts go out to her and her family. May she rest in peace.

Humming Urban Stereo - Hawaiian Couple

Humming Urban Stereo - Insomnia


Busker Busker performing well on the charts with “Ideal Type”

Superstar K3‘s runner up Busker Busker is performing well on the Korean music charts!

On March 22nd they released their debut song “Ideal Type” and immediately upon release it achieved first place on Melon, Mnet, SoriBada and other major music charts.

During their competition on Superstar K3 the songs they performed such as “Makolina” and “Seoul People” always placed high on the music charts.

Their new song “Ideal Type” is a a rock and roll song that shows off the group’s distinctive colors. It is composed, arranged, and written by member Jang Bum Joon. It shows off their humorous and creative style in music.

Their witty lyrics are impressing everyone. Some of the lyrics include, ”Their ninth spine is making me crazy with joy.” and “Your subtly showing organs make my heart beat, your curly cochlear is so sexy.”

Also Busker Busker will be showcasing their debut at the Seoul Yeongdeungpo Times Square on the 26th and will release their full debut album on the 29th.