Soompi Daily Digest – May 25th, 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)     [Exclusive] If you haven’t already, make sure you join the Soompi-Big Bang Signed CD Contest! 

2)     SNSD’s second Asian tour concert will begin in Korea, followed by Taipei, Nanjing, and other major cities in Asia. 

3)     Who wore it best: Miss A’s Suzy, f(x)’s Sulli, and BEG’s Ga In. 

4)     KARA Goo Hara and Lee Seung Ki rocked the floor on SBS “Strong Heart” with a fierce “power pumping” dance performance!

5)     CN Blue shares thoughts on wrapping up promotions for their first official album “First Step.”

6)     The cast and crew of highly anticipated drama “Heartstrings” were treated to a surprise treat by Jung Yong Hwa’s fan club. 

7)     Does this explain why JYJ hasn’t been able to find a concert venue for their upcoming charity event in Japan? 

8)     Will.I.Am considers 2NE1 “special” – is the group destined for something special?

9)     Check out Soompi’s exclusive photos from 2AM’s autograph session in Kuala Lumpur! 

10)    SHINee’s Key and LEDApple’s Gyu Min: Do they look alike?

Photo of the Day:


“After the cat series, it is time for angry Siwon! A very fun day.” Super Junior’s Siwon makes a funny face, trying to look like Angry Bird. (

Tweet of the Day:


“You’re too young—just drink coke.” Hyori to BoA via Twitter after BoA asked Hyori to meet up soon over a wine party. (

Quote of the Day:


“Since debuting in 2006, the audacious leader of Big Bang has thrilled Seoul fashionistas with fierce fashion – Alexander McQueen silk skull scarves, wedge loafers, skirts!”CNN on Big Bang’s G-Dragon, introducing him as one of the “50 Reasons Why Seoul is the World’s Greatest City.”

Release of the Day:


Jang Woo Hyuk released his MV for “Time is [L]over.” – The original dance machine returns after a five year hiatus. His new mini album will be released on May 30th. (

Best Person of the Day:


Lee Min Ho & City Hunter – The highly anticipated SBS drama has finally aired its first episode today ( It’s already sold the rights to the show to multiple countries and even the VOD service will be available through Hulu! (