Soompi Daily Digest – May 24th, 2011


Here we bring a daily run-through of our top stories for each day. Check out the best photo, tweet, comment, release, and our best person of the day. It’ll serve as your daily digest for all things KPOP!

Top Stories of the Day:

1)     Listen to this week’s top 50 songs in 30 minutes!

2)     Hyori’s black one-piece swimsuit is this summer’s must have item! 

3)     Exclusive photos of 2AM’s showcase in Malaysia!

4)     BEAST has released a short video tutorial on their dance moves for “The Fact” and “Fiction.”

5)     JYJ’s Yoochun and actress Kang Hye Jung go on a baseball date for upcoming drama “Ripley.”

6)     Lee Min Ho, the lead actor of upcoming drama “City Hunter,” is nervous for the premiere of the show!

7)     JYJ’s concerts in Vancouver and New Jersey were massive hits!

8)     Malaysian V.I.Ps, mark the date: June 25th is the official “YG Day.” 

9)     Jay Park gives a brief cover of 2NE1’s new single, “Lonely.” 

10)    Super Junior’s Siwon appreciates the fans in Taiwan! 

Photo of the Day:


After School Uee’s pre-celebrity photos were revealed today. She doesn’t seem much different now, but her boyish looks a kind of cute! (

Tweet of the Day:


KARA’s Han Seungyeon sports her “One in a Million” sunglasses! (

Quote of the Day:


“The U.S. Hip-Hop world often have individuals smoke weed together in order to become closer. Crown J denied the offering of weed several times, but because of the atmosphere (and camaraderie) he smoke some weed.”Crown J’s defense argument after being charged with smoking marijuana in the States. (

Release of the Day:


FT Island officially returns to K-Pop with the release of their new MV “Hello Hello.” The song is the title track of their new mini album “Return.” (

Best Person of the Day:


Big Bang – We knew Big Bang and K-Pop were quite popular in Europe but who knew Big Bang’s hit single “Tonight” would be used in a Serbian fashion show in Belgrade? Kudos to Big Bang and YG Entertainment for leading the Hallyu wave in Europe. (