Nell: The Language of Music



Nell is a rock band including Kim Jong Wan (vocals, guitar, keyboard), Lee Jae Kyung (lead guitar), Lee Jung Hoon (bass), and Jung Jae Won (drums). Originally an independent group signed with the Goesoo Indigene label, Nell is now signed with Woolim Entertainment. Nell is named after the movie starring Jodie Foster, and the critically acclaimed foursome has become known for their melancholic music, lyrical subject matter, and accompanying visual concepts. . . . Click here to read more at KPOPIANA


Miss A: A Touch of Class

Miss A is a four-member female group that was formed by famed producer Jin Young Park (JYP Entertainment. Predebut, the group was originally known in China as “Sisters,” and had five members. Eventually, the fifth member joined Wonder Girls (member: Lim), and further auditions solidified the current group. As Miss A, members Fei (Wang Fei Fei), Jia (Meng Jia), Suzy (Bae Su Ji), and Min (Lee Min Young) are managed by AQ Entertainment, a subsidiary company at JYP Entertainment. . . . Click here to read more at KPOPIANA.


LEDApple: Daring You To Listen

LEDApple is a group known for their live instrumentation (members play drums, bass, and guitar in addition to vocals). The group has gone through several changes but managed to retain a consistent strong rock/pop sound. On the Startory Entertainment label, LEDApple debuted in 2010 with five members: Youngjun (Seo Young Jun), Kwangyeon (Kim Kwang Yeon), Sunghyun, Minyoung, and I-OH, the group has undergone two more member line-up changes.

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 Name Nell
 Meaning of Name They named themselves after the 1994 movie “Nell” starring Jodie Foster and Liam Neeson; Nell is a young girl raised in isolation who must interact with people for the first time – the group felt that they were doing something similar with their music career.
  • Kim Jong-wan (Vocals, Guitar, Keyboard, songwriter/composer)
  • Lee Jae-kyung (Lead Guitar)
  • Lee Jung-hoon (Bass)
  • Jung Jae-won (Drums)
 Debut   1999
 Status   Active
 Label  Goesoo Indigene (2002-2006); WOOLLIM Entertainment (2006-present)
 Fan Name N/A
 Origin of Fan Name N/A
 Fan Club Website(s)
 Related Websites [forum]

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  • 2007 Korean Music Awards: Best Modern Rock Artist of the Year Picked by Netizens (“Let’s Take a Walk)
  • 2008 23rd Golden Disk Awards: Best Rock Award
  • 2008 23rd Golden Disk Awards: Songwriter of the Year (Kim Jong-wan)

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Drifting Apart Ver. 1

Drifting Apart Ver. 2

Thank You


It’s Okay

Rain of Fallen Leaves

Lose One’s Mind


Good Night

Time Spent Walking Through the Memories


It’s That Anyway

Part 2

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   The Trace [CD & DVD] (Release Date: November 27, 2008) (Label: WOOLLIM Entertainment)

  1. Part 1
  2. Part 2
  3. Act 5
  4. Part 2 – Acoustic Ver.
  Drifting Apart [멀어지다] (Release Date: May 3, 2008)

  1. Drifting Apart [멀어지다]
  2. Will You Shut Up for One Minute [1분만 닥쳐줄래요]
  3. Separation Anxiety
  4. Moonlight Punch Romance
  5. Time Spent Walking Through Memories [기억을 걷는 시간]
  6. Promise Me
  7. 1:03
  8. Fisheye Lens
  9. Afterglow
  10. Tokyo
  11. 12 Seconds
  12. _ (Underbar) [언더바]
  13. Are You Over the Album? [혹시 앨범이 이상한가요?]
  Separation Anxiety (Release Date: March 21, 2008)

  1. Separation Anxiety
  2. Moonlight Punch Romance
  3. Time Spent Walking Through Memories [기억을 걷는 시간]
  4. Drifting Apart [멀어지다]
  5. Promise Me
  6. 1:03
  7. Fisheye Lens
  8. Afterglow
  9. Tokyo
  10. 12 Seconds
  11. _ (Underbar) [언더바]
   Let’s Take A Walk [acoustic album] (Release Date: June 25, 2007)

  1. Good Night
  2. The Salmon That Have Yet to Be [연어가 되지 못한 채]
  3. Untrustworthy Words [믿어선 안될 말]
  4. One Time Bestseller
  5. Stay
  6. Thank You
  7. It’s Okay
  8. The Regret [미련에게]
  9. Down
  10. White Dwarf [백색왜성]
  Healing Process (Release Date: September 21, 2006) (Label: Goesoo Indigene)Disc One

  1. The Reality of Reality [현실의 현실]
  2. Island [섬]
  3. Good Night
  4. Counting Pulses
  5. Yearning [그리움]
  6. Beautifu Day
  7. Healing [치유]
  8. Lose One’s Mind [마음을 잃다]
  9. Goodbye [안녕히 계세요]
  10. What Do You Think? [어떻게 생각해]

Disc Two

  1. Ice Walk [얼음산책]
  2. Meaningless
  3. Conversation with PM [오후와의 대화]
  4. A.S
  5. Limit [한계]
  6. 51 Minutes Ago [51분전]
  7. Movie
   Walk Through Me (Release Date: November 18, 2004) (Label: Goesoo Indigene)

  1. 迷我 (Lost) [미아]
  2. White Dwarf [백색왜성]
  3. Thank You
  4. Selfish love
  5. Unsaid
  6. Peter Pan is Dead [피터팬은 죽었다]
  7. Stay Broken at the Mouth [부서진 입가에]
  8. Experiences of the Reality of Mongjung [몽중인의 현실 체험기]
  9. Self-Inflicted [자해]
  10. Marionette
  11. Last Advice
  12. Once Time Bestseller
  13. Empty
   Let It Rain (Release Date:June 12, 2003) (Label: Goesoo Indigene)

  1. Song of the Ghost [유령의 노래]
  2. Cat [고양이]
  3. Stay
  4. It’s That Anyway [어차피 그런 거]
  5. The End of the Beginning [시작의 끝]
  6. Untrustworthy Words [믿어선 안될 말]
  7. Mermaids of the Stars [인어의 별]
  8. Rain of Fallen Leaves [낙엽의 비]
  9. The Regret [미련에게]
  10. Parasites [기생충]
  11. Eden
   Speechless (Release Date: September 28, 2001) (Label: Goesoo Indigene)

  1. My Reason
  2. A Little Sad Story [조금은 슬픈 이야기]
  3. Stay [말들어]
  4. Hourglass [모래시계]
  5. Wall [벽]
  6. Fool One Thousand and Four [바보천사]
  7. I’d Rather Love [차라리 그럴께]
  8. Rain of Fallen Leaves [낙엽의 비]
  9. Positive Song [양의 노래]
  10. Minus
  11. Selection [선택]
  12. Pay Back
  13. Mute [벙어리]
 Reflection of Nell (Release Date: January 19, 2001)(Label: Goesoo Indigene)

  1. Take Me With
  2. Untrustworthy Words [믿어선 안될 말]
  3. It’s That Anyway [어차피 그런 거]
  4. Garbage [쓰레기]
  5. You [넌]
  6. 2nd [두번째]
  7. Domestication [길들임]
  8. That Memory [그런 기억]
  9. Eden
  10. 4

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L to R: Sung Jin, Yoo Min, Myung Hoon; Photo Credit:

 Name   N.R.G
 Meaning of Name   New Radiancy Group
  • Lee Sung Jin (Leader)
  • Chun Myung Hoon
  • Noh Yoo Min
  • Moon Sung Hoon*
  • Kim Hwan Sung (maknae, deceased June 15, 2000)*

* – Former Members

 Debut   October 28, 1997
 Status   Disbanded in 2005
 Label  Music Factory (1997-2005)
 Fan Name Cheonjae Ilwoo
 Origin of Fan Name  Unclear (Although it was the title of the tenth track on their fourth album, Sorrow)
 Fan Club Website(s)
 Related Websites

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Official Fan Color: Pink


  • Hwan Sung – Antonio

Individual Projects

Lee Sung Jin

  • Who’s Got the Tape? (movie, 2004)
  • Let’s Go (movie, 2002)
  • Emergency Measures 19 (movie, with Myung Hoon, 2002)
  • Debuted in the group HamoHamo with Myung Hoon in 1996

Chun Myung Hoon

  • Solo single, “Jungle” (2011)
  • 100 Points Out of 100 (television show, 2011)
  • Escaping from Charisma (movie, 2006)
  • Emergency Measures 19 (movie, with Sung Jin, 2002)
  • Debuted in the group HamoHamo with Sung Jin in 1996



  • SBS Music Awards – Mutizen Song (Most Popular Song, for “Hit Song”), Singer of the Year
  • KMTV Korea Music Awards – Singer of the Year
  • 18th Golden Disk Awards


  • SBS Popular Song Awards – New Face Award (Best Male New Artist)

News Coming Soon!

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Hit Song


Rain (Sorrow)

I Can Do It

First Noel


You! Me!


Making Love

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

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One of Five (Release Date: 2005)

  1. Supplemental Appendix [별책부록]
  2. The One
  3. Come On! [달려!] (Myung Hoon solo)
  4. Gifts – Harmonizing Harmonizing [선물 - 하모하모]
  5. I Spent One [널 보낸후] (Yoo Min solo)
  6. Just Hello [잠시만 안녕] (Sung Jin solo)
  7. Dr. DJ
  8. I Don’t Believe This!!! [미치겠네!!!]
  9. Shiny (Myung Hoon solo)
  10. Hope [바램] (Yoo Min solo)
  11. Like the Rest… [휴식처럼...]
  12. Just Hello [잠시만 안녕] – Instrumental Ver.
  NR6G (Release Date: 2004)

  1. I.O.U.
  2. Arms Around
  3. Gonna for Ten Thousand and Three [대한건아 만세]
  4. Lolly Night [롤리 박]
  5. Loving You
  6. Feng Shui Civilized [풍수지탄]
  7. Go Go
  8. Another One
  9. My Girl
  10. Look At Me
  11. Rue [후회]
  12. Boss
  13. Lolly Night [롤리 박] – Remix Ver.
  14. Feng Shui Civilized [풍수지탄] – Instrumental Ver.
  1st Concert With Antonio (Release Date: January 5, 2002) (Label: Depassion)
Disc One

  1. Intro
  2. Messenger [메신저]
  3. I Can Do It [할 수 있어]
  4. Opening Ment
  5. Letter [편지]
  6. Fiance
  7. Smile [미소]
  8. You! Me! [너! 나!]
  9. Energy
  10. Hard-boiled Egg [삶은 계란]

Disc Two

  1. Rain (悲) [비]
  2. Goodbye My Friend
  3. Antonio
  4. Breakfast at Tiffany’s [티파니에서 아침을]
  5. Cheonjae Ilwoo [천재일우]
  6. Pang Pang [팡팡]
  7. A World of Our Own [우리만의 세상]
  8. Face
  9. Making Love [사랑만들기]
  10. Hard-boiled Egg [삶은 계란] – Remix Ver.
  11. Encore – Ceonjae Ilwoo [천재일우]
Hit Song (Release Date: February 7, 2003)(Label: Depassion)

  1. Forgiveness (宽恕)[용서]
  2. Friends (朋友) [친구]
  3. Hit Song
  4. Day [하루] (一天)
  5. I Cannot Get Out (我该怎么办) [나 어떡해]
  6. Funk It Up
  7. Awkward Love (星光灿烂) [어색한 사랑]
  8. Remember
  9. Oh Ah!
  10. I Can Run
  11. With Us
  12. It Was A Starry Night (Hit Song) [별이 빛나는 밤에]
  13. I Cannot Get Out [나 어떡해] – Remix Ver.
  14. Forgiveness [용서] – Chinese Ver.
  • Sorrow (悲, Bi) (Release Date: June 2001) (Label: Depassion)
  1. Letter [편지]
  2. Fiance
  3. Rain (悲) [비]
  4. Aspirations [열망]
  5. Goodbye My Friend
  6. Hard-boiled Egg [삶은 계란]
  7. Do You Know
  8. Energy
  9. Love
  10. Cheonjaeilwoo [천재일우]
  11. Sunshine
  12. Forget
  13. Letter [편지] – Classic Ver.
  14. Rain (悲) [비] – Instrumental Ver.
  NRG 2000 Live Concert in China (Release Date: September 6, 2000) (Label: Depassion)
Disc One

  1. Intro
  2. Messenger, Smile [미소] + Ment
  3. Breakfast at Tiffany’s / Making Love [티파니에서 아침을 /사랑만들기]
  4. Ment + Dream
  5. Face
  6. Flight No. 817
  7. Breakfast at Tiffany’s
  8. Ment + You! Me! [너!나!]
  9. Pang Pang

Disc Two

  1. A World of Our Own [우리만의 세상]
  2. Handel [헨델] + Ment
  3. Chinese Songs: Be There or Be Square [
    중국노래 : 不見不散 (불견불산)]
  4. What? (Rap)
  5. I Can Do It +Ment [할 수 있어+Ment]
  6. Farewell [작별]
  7. Parade + Moment Remix
  8. Messenger
  9. New Song: Antonio (Letter to the Sky) [신곡: 안토니오 (하늘로 보내는 편지)]

Thailand Distribution Tracklists

Disc One

  1. Intro
  2. Messenger
  3. Smile [미소]
  4. Ment
  5. Breakfast at Tiffany’s [티파니에서 아침을]
  6. Making Love [사랑만들기]
  7. Ment + Dream
  8. CF The Dragon VTR + Face [CF를 이 용한 VTR + Face]
  9. Flight No. 817
  10. VTR: They Shout Out [VTR: 환성이를 보내며]
  11. Breakfast at Tiffany’s [티파니에서 아침을]

Disc Two

  1. Ment
  2. You! Me! [너!나!]
  3. Pang Pang
  4. A World of Our Own [우리만의 세상]
  5. Handel [헨델] + Ment
  6. Be There or Be Square [不見不散]
  7. Ment
  8. Special Dancing (Yoo Min solo)
  9. Members’ Special New Song – What? [
    멤버 Special_신곡 What?]
  10. I Can Do It [할 수 있어]
  11. Closing Songs: Moment + Goodbye [클로 징 1) 멘트 2) 작별]
  12. Encore – Parade Remix + Messenger [Encore 1) Remix 퍼레이 드 2) Messenger]
  13. Antonio (Letter to the Sky) [「안토니오」 (하늘로 보내는 편지)]
  Kiss in Christmas (Release Date: 1999) (Label: Depassion)

  1. Rudolph the Red-nose Reindeer [루돌프 사슴코]
  2. Santa Claus is Coming to Town [산타 할아버지 우리 마을에 오셨네]
  3. A World of Our Own [우리만의 세상]
  4. White Christmas
  5. Taniljong [탄일종]
  6. Silver Bell
  7. Jingle Bells [징글벨]
  8. Farewell [작별]
  9. Kiss in Christmas
  10. Silver Rain [실버라인]
  11. Silent Night [고요한 밤 거룩한 밤]
  12. The Little Drummer Boy [북치는 소년]
  13. Silent Night [고요한 밤 거룩한 밤] – Instrumental Ver.
  14. Farewell [작별]
   NRG 003 (Release Date: November 4, 1999) (Label: Depassion)

  1. Prologue
  2. You! Me! [너! 나!]
  3. Bump
  4. Handel [헨델]
  5. Face
  6. Shadow
  7. Salvation [구원]
  8. Leave My Heart
  9. Betrayal [배반]
  10. Dark Angel
  11. Fresh Boy
  12. Nine Won [구원] – Remix Ver.
Season Greetings (Release Date: 1998)

  1. NRG X-Mas (DJ Mega Mix) []
  2. Silent Night [고요한 밤 거룩한 밤] – Old Jazz & Hop Version
  3. A World Of Our Own [우리만의 세상] (New Version)
  4. Silver Line 실버 라인 (New Version)
  5. The Little Drummer Boy [북치는 소년] – Reggae Ver.
  6. 저들밖에 한밤중에- Miami Ver.
  7. Winter Wind [겨울 바람] – 98Remix Ver.
  8. NRG X-Mas – Radio Ver.
  9. Silent Night [고요한 밤 거룩한 밤] – Original Instrumental Ver.
  10. Bonus Track: Messenger – TV Remix Ver.
   Race (Release Date: August 1998) (Label: Depassion)

  1. Intro
  2. Messenger
  3. Making Love [사랑만들기]
  4. Marathon [마라톤]
  5. Flight No. 817
  6. Hey Ya
  7. Go [떠나자]
  8. Dream
  9. We’ll Figure It Out Together [우리함께해요]
  10. Making Love [사랑만들기] – Remix Ver.
  11. Breakfast at Tiffany’s [티파니에서 아침을] – Remix Ver.
  New Radiancy Group (Release Date: November 1, 1997) (Label: Depassion)

  1. Intro
  2. Dare [할수 있어]
  3. Smile [미소]
  4. Breakfast at Tiffany’s [티파니에서 아침을]
  5. Meet Me At The Summit (See You At The Top)[정상에서 만나자]
  6. Bad Children [나쁜아이들]
  7. Pendulum of Judgement [진자의 심판]
  8. Island [섬]
  9. Your Country (Constellation Princess) [너의 나라 (별나라공주)]
  10. Oh! Carol
  11. Winter’s Tale [겨울이야기]
  12. Dare [ 할수 있어] – NRG Version (Domino, Aki-Hot, Soul)
  13. Smile [미소] – Remix Ver.
  14. Mega Mix

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