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SM Entertainment is a major producer of & is the management agency of several South Korean pop stars. Initially standing for the creator Lee Soo Man’s initials, it now stands for Star Museum (alluding to the success of their singers). The company’s current CEO is Kim Youngmin. SM Entertainment also co publishes Japan’s Avex Trax albums for artists, such as ayumi hamasaki, Namie Amuro & kumi koda.

Lee started by surveying what teenage girls wanted to see in music groups, with this information, he started the boy band H.O.T. & girl group S.E.S.. Strongly successful from the beginning, both groups became two of the top 90s k-pop groups.

Prominent clients, inc: Boa (shareholder), KangTa (shareholder), Dana, Black Beat, Super Junior, The TRAX, TSZX (Cheon Sang Ji Hee, Ten Jo Chi Ki), tvxq (Dong Bang Shin Gi/Ki, Tohoshinki) & SHINee

Former clients, inc: Fly to the Sky, H.O.T., Moon Hee Jun, S.E.S. & Shinhwa

Sites: Discogs, MusicBrainz, En.Wikipedia, Ko.Wikipedia & SMtown.com (company site)

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  • chokladelefant

    v hahahahaah what XD

    August 2013
  • PennyHofs

    sm music is lame star museum my ass

    January 2013
  • ryousan

    lol SME being evil is so 2010 pls

    October 2012
  • fumetsuka

    so long & thanks for the artists ♥

    January 2012
  • mk_ultra_

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists. [24]

    October 2011
  • bubble_sshi

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists. [23]

    September 2011
  • Ian_Mean

    thank you for SHINee and Amber <3

    July 2011
  • yobosayo

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists. [22]

    June 2011
  • oilburnt

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists. [21]

    June 2011
  • Kazumia

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists[20]

    June 2011
  • Dreamer_MICKY

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists[19]

    June 2011
  • leticia177

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists[18]

    May 2011
  • gabriellemendes

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists. [16]

    March 2011
  • sokly543

    SM is creating its own history, so amazing

    March 2011
  • ainuuut

    I have to say - I`m thankful for SME, because they brought us SHINee, Super Junior (though I really miss Han Geng), DBSK (no longer :( ), BoA, f(x) and other great groups <3

    February 2011
  • Kamatari_cheboo

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists. [15]

    January 2011
  • JulietJordan

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists. [14]

    January 2011
  • Kayami_Ai

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists. [13]

    December 2010
  • B4K4_CH4N

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists. [12]

    December 2010
  • tyralyon

    sm entertainment is evil, but has great artists. [10]

    September 2010
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