Seo Tae Ji Planning to Make a Comeback This Fall

Pop-culture icon Seo Tae Ji (age 42) might be making a comeback this autumn. He is currently reviewing the possibility of a comeback along with a solo concert for the fall. On April 9, his side revealed that they have in fact received a proposal from concert producers and will be able to make a decision by the end of this month. Although he is highly revered by industry insiders for his past contr...

Sohee Makes First TV Appearance Since Leaving JYP Entertainment

Sohee fans, rejoice! Former Wonder Girls member Sohee made her first television broadcast since ending her contract with JYP Entertainment. On April 9, she posted on her Facebook, “The ending on today’s OnStyle ‘Get It Beauty’ is a preview for next week. Please don’t miss!” Sohee will appear on the “Talking Mirror” segment of “Get It Beauty,” a program focused on discussing various tips on beauty ...

Kim Soo Hyun Donates Approximately $200,000 USD to Charity Supporting Children in China

Actor Kim Soo Hyun recently donated 1.2 million Yuan (approximately 200,000 USD) to help support children in China. After finishing up his fan meetings in Guangzhou and Beijing on April 4 and 6, Kim Soo Hyun attended Gucci’s flagship store’s charity fashion show in Beijing. On April 8, he teamed up with Italian luxury brand Gucci to donate to China’s first foundation CCTF (China Children and Teena...

IU’s Composition for HIGH4 Tops Online Music Charts

4-member boy group HIGH4 officially made its debut just a few days ago and is already garnering attention for topping a total of seven online music charts with single “Not Spring, Love, or Cherry Blossoms.” Singer IU wrote the lyrics to HIGH4′s debut track, and while IU has written the lyrics for her own songs before, this is her first time as the writer for another artist’s song. Due to her long-...

AKMU (Akdong Musician) Reveals a “No Plastic Surgery” Clause with YG Entertainment

Sibling duo Akdong Musician, now officially known as AKMU after debut, explained a clause in the contract with YG Entertainment. On April 9, SBS’ “Midnight Entertainment” released a recent interview with AKMU. “One of the clauses in the contract states that we can’t do plastic surgery,” said member Lee Chan Hyuk. “It wasn’t originally in the contract, but we put it in. However, YG just laughed and...

Yoon Jong Shin Confirmed as Music Director for Variety Program “Roommate” OST

Yoon Jong Shin, a man of many titles including singer-songwriter, entertainer, and CEO of entertainment label MYSTIC89, is confirmed as the music producer for SBS’ upcoming reality program “Roommate.” This is the first for a variety program to have its own original soundtrack. The producers of the program reached out to Yoon Jong Shin and he readily agreed. It’s been revealed that other artists of...

2NE1’s Park Bom Is Thinking About Revealing Her Bikini Body on “Roommate”

On April 9, 2NE1’s Park Bom appeared on KBS radio program “Lee So Ra’s Music Plaza” as a guest along with member Sandara Park. She briefly talked about SBS variety program “Roommate,” where it will closely follow the daily lives of ten male and female top stars as they live and interact with one another in one house. “I’m just throwing this out there, but I’m thinking about showing my bikini body ...

Eddy Kim Wishes After School’s Uee a Happy Birthday by Changing Up His Song’s Lyrics

Soloist Eddy Kim has an online reality program through MYSTIC89’s official YouTube channel, which is regularly updated throughout the week. On April 9, he released another episode where he changes up the lyrics for “The Manual” as a birthday song. He asked if there’s a celebrity with a birthday coming up, and after realizing After School’s Uee’s birthday is around the corner, dedicated the song to...

Female Duo Pascol Comforts Singles with “Merry Black Day” MV Teaser

Pascol, consisting of members J-Sun and Moon Bin, dropped a music video teaser for “Merry Black Day” off of its upcoming fifth digital single. Longer fans of K-Pop might be aware that April 14 is known as “Black Day” in South Korea, an informal yearly tradition where the singles get together to eat jjajjangmyun (noodles with black bean sauce). Both members of Pascol worked together to write the mu...

Lee Seung Hwan’s Concert Sells Out Within One Minute

The tickets for veteran singer Lee Seung Hwan’s “Unforeseen Concert-Hwa.Yang.Yun.Hwa” (translated to “the best time of one’s life”) sold out just one minute after it became available to the public, proving his popularity isn’t cooling down any time soon. Only a few fans were able to purchase tickets on the hosted site when it became available on April 7 at 8pm. “Unforeseen Concert” is one of Lee S...