Soompi Daily Digest – May 23rd, 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)    Celebrities Love Eyeglasses: Who Looks Hottest?

Which Celebrity looks the hottest with eyeglasses! Check out cherryspirit’s awesome fluff article!

2)    Sizzling Celebrities and Their Successful Diet Plans ★

Ever wonder how Korean celebrities are so skinny or cut? Check out this article and read up on how they do it!

3)    CNBlue’s Jung Yong Hwa’s Teaser Stills for “You’re Into Me” 

Here are some photo stills of Jung Yong Hwa for “You’re Into Me” which now has been renamed to “Heartstrings.”

4)    BTS Photos of Kim Hyun Joong Working on His 1st Solo Mini Album 

Kim Hyun Joong is rehearsing hard in order to impress his fans, check out these behind the scenes photos!

5)    KBS Drama “Believe in Love” Tops Weekend TV Ratings 

Here is a list of Weekend Drama TV Ratings, it looks like “Believe in Love” Topped the ratings!

6)   Teaser for Will.I.Am Talking about 2NE1 with tvN 

Will.I.Am talked about 2NE1 in an interview with tvN. Check out the teaser here.

7)    f(x) Inkigayo Triple Crown Celebratory Shot!

Picture of F(x) celebrating their triple crown win for SBS’ “Inkigayo”

8)    B2ST: 1500 Fans at a Surprise Meeting!

B2ST held a surprise meeting for fans after SBS’ “Inkigayo,” looks like the outcome was explosive!

9)    Kim Tae Hee’s Before Braces Picture… Still Beautiful 

More pictures of Kim Tae Hee before she was a celebrity! It seems like nobody can find pictures of her that aren’t beautiful…

10) Kim Yu-Na’s House Revealed! 

Korea’s national little sister, figure skater Kim Yu-Na shows her house briefly for the first episode of “Kiss and Cry.” Read the article and watch a short clip, amazing!

Photo of the Day:


Behind the scenes photos of Kim Hyun Joong working on his new album “Break Down” have been released! (

Tweet of the Day:


Rain tweets this photo of him drinking out of a cocktail glass bigger than his face…sporting sexy unbuttoned leopard print top! (

Quote of the Day:


“We use the name 19 in order to express the emotions of a girl who is in between the line of being a girl and becoming a woman.”Sistar 19 explained the meaning of their name on MBC “Quiz to Change the World.” (

Release of the Day:




2PM Nickhun and Taecyeon released a new Coca Cola ad that looks a little different than what you would expect from a regular Coke ad. (

Best Person of the Day:


S.E.S Eugene and actor Ki Tae Young made their first public appearance together since announcing their wedding plans two weeks ago. See what they had to say about each other. (