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Yoo Yeon Seok and WEKID Blue Team To Hold Charity Concert

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They’re back!!

Yoo Yeon Seok, Yoon Il Sang and their WEKID’s Blue Team reunited to hold a charity concer that will benefit children with cancer. The concert will take place on 10 December 2016 from 17.00 PM KST. All 6 members of Blue Team, Lee Harang, Kim Myeong Bin, Kwak Yi An, Hong Eui Hyun, Park Ye Eun, Choi Ye Na, will sing songs in Korean as well as in English. There will be solo performances and duets too. How wonderful!! 

More information of the concert below:

Place : Mate Music (underground building, 1st floor, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon)
Time : 17:00 PM ~
Ticket : Student (20,000 won) and General (30,000 won)
This performance is a non-reserved seat.

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If you are in Korea on 10 December, dont miss the chance to watch their sweet and heartful (reunion) concert.

Source: Mate Music

[20160625] Yoo Yeon Seok Had A Cheerful Reunion with WEKID Blue Team

d’aawwwwww…

Basically that’s the only reaction we muttered here in YeoNiverse when the members of Yoo Yeon Seok’s blue team stormed the instagram with pictures of the group’s reunion.

Harang started the wave when he uploaded pictures of himself, Yoo Yeon Seok, Yoon Il Sang and the rest of the team.

Kwak Yi An followed suit with a similar picture taken in different angle and a wefie with the teachers. He also shares the picture of gifts he received joyfully from both teachers. He cutely make a promise to play hard and study hard with the board game and sharp pencil.

Choi MyeonBin also shared a wefie with the teacher on top of two group pictures.

Lucky for us, Park Ye Eun gives us another glimpse of the party by revealing a collage of pictures that depicts the group sitting together with snacks around. We might never know the truth but it looks that Yoo Yeon Seok was munching one of the onion ring snack in front of him along side the more apparent Ye Eun.

FINALLY!!

The domino effect touched Yoo Yeon Seok as he posted for the first time a picture of himself and his beloved blue team. He chirped:

Yesterday, our ‪#‎WEKID‬ Blue Team met after a very long time ♡
With Teacher Ilsang, YeEum, Harang, MyeonBin, YeNa, Ian, only EuiHyeon did not present..
Blue Team forever ~♡

That’s soooo nice to see Blue Team got together even after WEKID ended few months back. They looked like having so much fun despite missing Eui Hyeon who could be in London watching Les Miserable. Hopefully there will be another cute blue party and the team is back into its full formation.

[WEKID] (Eng Sub) Yoo Yeon Seok’s Blue Team Sings ‘Goodbye’ for Harmony Battle

The flowers of children’s song that everyone love have blossomed!!

Yoo Yeon Seok’s Blue Team has assembled its musical talents and they are: Milkboy Kwak Yi An (8), Musical lover Hong Eui Hyun (11), Returned kid Park Ye Eun (9), Rap baby Lee Harang (6), Little devoted daughter Choi Myeon Bin (9), and Vitamin girl Choi Ye Na (9).

When they introduced themselves, they also introduced a nickname for their handsome teacher. Yoo Yeon Seok is now officially called ‘crybaby teacher’. Simply because he sheds tears too many times. Not a sad tears, mind you. They are happy tears. d awwww…

For Blue Team’s first performance, Yoo Yeon Seok chose an old song from Sanulrim titled “goodbye”. He said that he liked the song alot when he was a kid. Yoo Yeon Seok admitted of crying whenever he watches the movie in which this song is played. He still has it on his mobile phone and played it for staff member. For him team, he introduced the song in more special way. Yoo Yeon Seok himself sings it for them! Watch Yoo Yeon Seok sings ‘goodbye’ in the next video.

Now, the performance (English subtitled)!

What a performance! It’s soulful, well-harmonized and moving *sobs sobs*

Raise your hand if you shed some tears like crybaby teacher, Yoo Yeon Seok. Although he denied of crying when Park Bo Young asked him to stop crying, he quickly flashed a smile and congratulated his team for putting a great performance.

Ever wonder how Blue Team managed to pull out such a moving performance? Blue Team might be an assemble of musical talents, their road to great performance didn’t came easy. Watch their efforts to memorize lines and syncronize voices, as well as consoling and understanding each other while having fun at the retreat.

At the end of the day, let’s repeat after Yoo Yeon Seok. Good job, Blue Team!!!

Source: MNet Official. All videos originated from MNet. No copyright infringement intended.

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[WEKID] Introducing Teacher Yoo Yeon Seok’s Blue Team

Are you religiously watching Yoo Yeon Seok’s variety show “WEKID” that is currently airing on MNet / TvN? If you haven’t watched it, we would like to recommend you to check it out because the children in this show are so ready to steal your heart or to make you shed some tears.

Yoo Yeon Seok and composer Yoo Il Sang join forces to form the Blue Team. In each episode, each child singer sings in front of a large audience that are separated into adult and child group. If the candidate won the votes from both adult and child  groups, he/she will be able to choose the mentor of their liking. However, if the candidate got the vote only from either group in the audience, the mentors will decide whether they want lure them into their team or not.

Following the airing of the 3rd episode, 5 kids are on board Yoo Yeon Seok’s blue team. Let’s meet them one by one .

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Lee Harang

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Kim Myeong Bin

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Kwak Yi An

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Hong Eui Hyun

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Park Ye Eun

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Unlike other singing competition, this show is not about eliminating candidates and searching for the best singer out there. It is more about a friendly competition in creating children’s songs together where children take part in a festival environment. According to the chief producer Kim Yong-beom during press conference, the first-place team receives a prize from the Education minister and a scholarship.

Producer Kim also said an interesting tidbit on the selection of Yoo Yeon Seok, Park Bo Young and Tiger JK as mentors. Quoted from an article by Koreaherald, MNet brought in the three celebrities because they show sincere interest in music and the children, both on and off camera. Looking at the photos shared by Lee Harang and Hong Eui Hyun, MNet’s claim is not too far off. Outside WEKID and off camera, Yoo Yeon Seok invited his team members to his musical, ‘Man Who Walks Through Doors’ and made time to take picture together. Check out their photos below:

Today, I went to see ‘Man Who Walks Through Walls’, teacher Yoo Yeon Seok is the best 👍👍….

Invited to Teacher Yoo Yeon Seok’s ‘Man Who Walks Through Walls’

The children posted some pictures of their teacher with them, showing the teacher-student close bonding. Composer Yoon Il Sang also shares a photo of him and Yoo Yeon Seok that was taken during the recording for WEKID.

Teacher Yoo Yeon Seok~ so handsome!!

Today training with teacher Yoo Yeon Seok and teacher Yoon Il Sang ~

맘씨좋고 진중한 배우 유연석군와 함께 위키드 촬영중 한컷~

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Oh how sweet…

As broadcaster, MNet joins the BlueTeam bandwagon by releasing many pictures of Blue Team to our delight. The pictures were taken from the upcoming choir battle. Yoo Yeon Seok was seen sitting among his students and hugged them as well. We don’t know yet the event behind the passionate shoulder gangsters hug, so make sure you catch episode 4 of WEKID.

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Another tidbits from the preview of next episode, Yoo Yeon Seok and his team will go to some sort of a boot camp. They will be singing under the snow while walking together through the forest. What a lovely scene.. but as any other team in the world, they will face some challenges and adversaries. Yoo Yeon Seok is seen attending Choi Myeong Bin who is crying. Then he looks completely stress out during practice. What is actually happening? And will they do well in the choir battle?

To know the answers, make sure to watch episode 4 of WEKID that will be broadcasted on 10 March from 09.40 PM KST.

Update:
Channel M just announced that WEKID program will be coming to your screen. For Yeonizens living in South East Asia, HongKong and Taiwan, you can watch WEKID – We Sing Like Kid program on Channel M starting from 16th March 2016 at 11pm (HKT) / 10pm (Thai/Jkt).

Here is the English preview of WEKID

Source: MNEt Youtube channel, MNet official facebook, WEKID official facebook

[WEKID] Introducing Teacher Yoo Yeon Seok

After briefly telling the whole wide world just how Yoo Yeon Seok is defeated by the children, WEKID makes sure that we are now properly introduced to the so-called innocent pacifist  teacher.

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“If I have problem with children, I think I’ll solve it with communication. Won’t it be settled? Hahaha”

“An innocent pacifist Yoo Yeon Seok”, who believes that any problem can be solved with calm conversation.

A Jinju boy who is also a former choir member when he was young. He has been working actively on screen and now, in musical stage where he has to sing 29 songs. A music gangster who is  full of twist, Yoo Yeon Seok!

A pacifist who is confident that any problem can be solved with communication and serious problem can be settled by “role playing”; a huge test approaches him.

Unexpected situation happened. Can he peacefully manage 18 kids who keep making troubles with communication and role playing methods? Or maybe that day will become the day when Yoo Yeon Seok who lives as a pacifist finally exploded?

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Yoo Yeon Seok is one of the teachers in WEKID alongside Park Bo Young and Tiger JK. In the second preview featuring Park Bo Young, we are shown the striking difference in the children’s response to Yoo Yeon Seok and Park Bo Young. While Park Bo Young managed to grab the attention of the children to the point that they won’t even want to let her go, Yoo Yeok Seok stands at the opposite end.

Question is, will their method of teaching bring any difference to the children’s performance on stage? Or will we ever get to see the pacifist shoulder gangster explode?

Get the answer in the show’s first broadcast on 18 February, 9.40 PM KST.

Update

WEKID facebook official page spoils us more by sharing the before-and-after picture of Yoo Yeon Seok. Meaning, before he became the teacher (awwww.. ) and after he became one. kekekekeke..

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Pictures and teachers’ original description credited to MNet WEKID official website

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[20160205] Teacher Yoo Yeon Seok Is Defeated by the Children in ‘WEKID’ Preview

If you think that Yoo Yeon Seok will have a walk in the park during the shooting of MNet’s new music show ‘WEKID’, then think again.

In the show’s preview released on 5 February, it’s pretty obvious that the children was excited to have a handsome teacher at first. But seconds later, they ignored him completely. When he asked the children to concentrate for 5 minutes, that plea was ignored as well. The children kept on asking him to gift them present. The kids are also quite oblivious of his instruction to stop moving when he claps his hand.

He retreated from the class sweating, a clear sign of struggle and to some extent, defeat. Definitely, whatever child psychology theory he presented to the staff that earned him ‘child expert label’ went to drain in real life. Yet, the kids are shown performing very well on stage, even brought Yoo Yeon Seok to tears.

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Watch the full preview below:

Video source: WEKID official facebook