Soompi Daily Digest – May 13th, 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)     Jay Park wins the K-Chart for two weeks in a row on tonight’s KBS “Music Bank”! Watch other performances by: Heo Young Saeng, f(x), 4minute, Rainbow, SISTAR 19, and many more! (

2)     Park Bom gave a live band performance of her latest single “Don’t Cry” and Big Bang showed footage of their Osaka concert on “YG on Air.” (

3)     Is it a coup? Find out why the Korean army went crazy! (

4)     Check out the different airport fashion senses of these celebrities: Secret, Miss A, SHINee, BEAST, and SG Wannabe. ( (

5)     Once just an idol star, Kim Junsu has transformed into a prominent musical actor as well! (

6)     More photos have been released from the upcoming reality show “Kim Yuna’s Kiss and Cry,” featuring DBSK’s Yunho, f(x)’s Krystal, IU, Son Dam Bi, and many others! (

7)     2PM’s Tokyo concert was a big success! They will have one more concert tonight before the release of their Japanese debut album on May 18th. (

8)     Two queens have come together for a very special track! (

9)     G.Na goes clubbing with Far East Movement in Beijing! (

10)   JYP solo singer Joo and Super Junior’s Lee Teuk released their MV teaser for “Ice Cream.” (

Photo of the Day:


Actress Han Chae Young once again shows off her Barbie Doll figure for a photoshoot with denim brand True Religion. (

Tweet of the Day:


“I was so bored I decided to draw a one-and-only poster for ‘Gisaeng Ryung.’”T-ara’s Hyomin tweeted a picture of this masterpiece drawn by herself! (

Quote of the Day:


“My life will be over within 30 seconds.”2PM’s Nickhun left this mysterious message ahead of his scheduled appearance at a baseball game where he and his make-believe wife Victoria will throw out the first pitch. (

Release of the Day:




SISTAR 19 has been all the craze lately and they just released this unbelievably hot video of their dance practice for “Ma Boy.” Hips don’t lie! (

Best Person of the Day:


IU – The popular female singer was attacked by laser beams during a recent performance, yet she handled the situation like a true champion by completing the song. Kudos to the “Nation’s Little Sister” for her professionalism! (