[Roundup] Soompi Weekly High Five – February Week 3

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Worried you might have missed out any important news in the week of Korean entertainment? Get comfortable and ready to scroll as we go through the best news and articles of this week in music, drama, variety and fashion.

This is your Weekly High Five

-= News =-

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1.Korea Communication Standards Commission Calls for Action Against Overly Sexual Girl Group Concepts

2. Yoo Ah In, Choi Jin Hyuk, Super Junior’s Sungmin, and Supernova’s Sungje Preparing to Enlist for Military Service 

3. Jang Geun Suk, Jung Il Woo, and Others Attend Their College Graduation Ceremony 

4. Everyone Wants to Wear What Jun Ji Hyun and Kim Soo Hyun Wear, Product Placement in Dramas

5. KBS Bans Ga In’s “Fxxk U” and Tae Jin Ah Version of Rain’s “La Song”

-= Music =-

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1. 2AM, Crayon Pop and Dal Shabet To Perform at Korea Times Music Festival in Los Angeles

2. KBS Clarifies Why It Banned Tae Jin Ah’s “La Song” But Not Rain’s 

3. KBS America and L.A. Korean Association to Host a Free K-Pop Concert In L.A

4. Nell Talk about Being in the Same Company as Infinite, Releases 6th Album “Newton’s Apple” Tracklist 

5. Park Shin Hye, Kim Woo Bin, Kwang Hee, IU React to CNBLUE’s “Can’t Stop” + More Comeback Details

-= Music Videos =-

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1. SHINee’s Key and Infinite’s Woohyun Release Prologue for “Toheart” 

2. Sunmi Doesn’t Want the “Full Moon” to Wane in New MV

3. Jay Park, Yoo Jae Suk, Haha, and Others Aboard the Soul Train in Park Ji Yoon’s MV “Beep” 

4. Vibe Releases Artistic Black and White Music Video for “Haeundae” Feat. Kang Min Kyung

5. “Yery Band” Rocks Out in Gory Sword Fighting MV for Single “Romeo Mannequin”

-= Drama =-


1. “Man From the Stars” Actually Smashed a $75,000 Car for Cliff Scene

2. “Beyond the Clouds” Off to a Shaky Start with Low Ratings 

3. Park Yoochun to Continue Filming “Three Days” Despite Shoulder Injury 

4. “The Heirs” Writer, Kim Eun Sook, Decides on Next Project 

5. Kim Hee Sun’s Daughter Became Angry When She Saw Her Mom’s Kiss Scene with Lee Min Ho in “Faith” 

-= SNS =-


1. Jeon Hye Bin, Oh Yeon Seo, Evie Cho Reunite for a LUV Group Photo

2. JYJ’s Junsu and Jaejoong Show Their Cutest Expressions in the Snow

3. Girls’ Generation’s Hyoyeon Wins Skiing Competition

4. Stars Meet Up for Park Shin Hye’s Informal Birthday Bash 

5. Sooyoung Joins Instagram and Hyoyeon Welcomes Her

-= Variety =-


1. Kim Woo Bin and Rain Lined up for “Running Man,” Lee Jong Suk’s Appearance Uncertain Due to Swine Flu

2. Henry Brings Laughter to His First Experience of the Korean Military in “Real Men”

3. Lee So Yeon and Yoon Han Leaving “We Got Married”

4. SHINee’s Key Meets Wife Japanese Model Yagi Arisa on “We Got Married Global Edition” 

5. Heechul Apologizes for His Reaction to Sulli and Choiza’s Dating Rumors on “War of Words” 

-= Fashion =-

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1. Who Wore It Best: Kim Yoo Jung or T-ara’s Hyomin?

2. Jun Ji Hyun Glows in Nude-Tone Silk Dress for Recent “Allure” Pictorial 

3. Girls’ Generation’s Yuri and Girl’s Day Attend 2econd Floor Launch 

4. Hit or Miss: Kim Hee Sun in Burberry Prorsum 

5. Kim Soo Hyun’s Sexy Gaze for “Esquire” Photoshoot Will Make Your Heart Pound

-= Featured =-


1. [EXCLUSIVE] G-Dragon, EXO, 2NE1 and More Thank Fans for Soompi Awards 2013 

2. Lordbordem’s Weekly Ramblings – Not Enough Feel Good in My K-Pop

3. [Recap] Romance Continues While Tensions Deepen in “Man from the Stars”

4. [Second Spin] Ayo, Girls’ Generation: Put It Back On

5. [Video] First Music Show Wins for Idol Groups

What were your top five K-Entertainment moments?