Soompi Daily Digest – Apr. 28th, 2011


Here we bring a daily run-through of our top stories for each day. It’ll serve as your daily digest for all things KPOP!

Top Stories of the Day:

1)     Check out this week’s performance on Mnet’s “M! Countdown!” Big Bang wins the “Song of the Week,” and f(x) made a comeback performance! (

2)     Who’s the best soju model? Soompi’s pick is Lee Hyori! (

3)     YGE will launch a web-based broadcaster called “YG On Air” tomorrow with Park Bom’s live performance of “Don’t Cry.” (

4)     “SM Town Live World Tour in Paris” sells out in less than 15 minutes! (

5)     So Ee Hyun has been cast as the lover of Jung Yong Hwa in upcoming MBC drama “You’re Into Me.” (

6)     So Ji Sub has been picked as the model for sports drink Powerade. (

7)     Hyori is participating in Naver’s “Talent Donation” program. See this article for more details! (

8)     Son Dam Bi training hard for new figure skating survival show “Kim Yuna’s Kiss and Cry.” (

9)     Super Junior-M is releasing their repackaged album in Korea and Taiwan tomorrow! (

10)   SNSD’s first Japanese arena tour concert has sold out already! ( The girls have claimed the #1 spot on Japan’s iTunes Singles Chart too! (

Photo of the Day:


Han Chae Young, also known as “Korea’s Barbie Doll,” is seen wearing a plain blue blouse with jeans, but still looks gorgeous! (

Tweet of the Day:


“For myself heading to Thailand! I picked each item for my airport fashion. It’s a strongly recommended spring-summer look called, ‘Alice-look.’ I’m so pumped!”Seo In Young tweeted this photo of her at the airport before heading to Thailand today.

Quote of the Day:


“’YG On Air’ is a web-based broadcasting channel developed under the premise of producing idea-based, creative contents.”YG Entertainment said through its official blog today announcing the launch of its own broadcasting channel. (

Release of the Day:




After School released the comeback MV for “Shampoo,” the title track from their first full length album “Virgin.” (

Best Person of the Day:


SM Town— Tickets for “SM Town Live World Tour in Paris” to be held on June 10th at Le Zenith de Paris sold out in a mere 15 minutes. This will be the first SM Town concert in all of Europe—would this lead to more European concerts by other agencies like YGE and JYP? (