Top 10 K-Pop Celebrity Quotes This Week

The week is nearing the end and with that comes a round of most interesting quotes from our favorite K-Pop celebrities! PSY had some sound advice for Asian musicians promoting in the U.S., while Jay Park gave one of the funniest sketches on “SNL Korea” in recent memory. Oh Yeon Seo seems like she’s really in love with Lee Joon, but miss A’s Suzy says she’s never loved anyone in the past! Flip thro...

Big Bang Holds First Tokyo Dome Concert

Big Bang had their first-ever Tokyo Dome concert on December 5. More than 55,000 fans came to the famed stadium to see their favorite band, who earned the honor of performing at Japan’s most prestigious concert hall in just three and a half years since their debut in the country. Big Bang performed a total of 24 tracks, including “Tonight,” “Hands Up,” and “Fantastic Baby,” for the concert that la...

Hyun Bin Thanks SISTAR for Helping Him Get Through Military Training

As reported earlier, Hyun Bin completed his Korean military service and was discharged from his duties on December 6. A brief press conference was held after his discharge, where Hyun Bin showed his appreciation to SISTAR in particular for helping him pull through the intense training. Hyun Bin was first asked about his experience working with SISTAR at a music show hosted by the Marines last mont...

Secret’s Hyosung Looks Noticeably Slimmer in Latest Selca

On December 5, Secret’s Hyosung shared a cute selca where she looks noticeably slimmer than her previous “bagel-girl” image. Hyosung wrote on her Twitter, “It’s snowing a lot. The whole world is white. The sound of snowing sounds like, ‘Talk that, talk that,’ to me. This snowman was getting hit by the snow by himself, so I shared my umbrella. Since I protected him, he said he’ll make sure ‘Talk Th...

PSY Tops TIME Magazine’s List of “Top 10 Fleeting Celebrities”

PSY won the honor of the #1 “fleeting celebrity of 2012” by TIME Magazine. The list was compiled by the weekly magazine as part of its annual “Top 10 Everything of 2012” rankings. As the title implies, the “Top 10 Fleeting Celebrities” category picks the stars that are expected to soon lose their fame. As for PSY’s nomination, TIME Magazine wrote: “Park Jae-sang is a 34-year-old South Korean who p...

Suzy Enjoys Her Ice Cream while Skating in Beijing

miss A’s Suzy shared a photo of her enjoying an ice cream while skating in Beijing. On December 3, Suzy wrote on her Weibo, “It’s really cold while skating in Beijing.” In the photo, Suzy is seen with an ice cream in her hand, flashing her trademark smile at the camera. Although it’s just a simple ice cream, Suzy turns the photo into commercial-quality, making fans wonder if she was in China to pr...

Hometown Connections: 15 Celebrities from the City of Busan

Yesterday, we put together 15 of the top K-Pop celebrities that hail from Gwangju, the southern city in the province of Jeolla. Following the article, a lot of our readers reached out to us and requested that we put together celebrities that call Busan, the second largest city in Korea, their hometown. From CNBlue’s Jung Yong Hwa to After School’s Lizzy, Busan has produced as many, if not more, ce...

LUNAFLY Reveals New MV “Clear Day Cloudy Day”

On December 5, LUNAFLY revealed the music video for their new digital single, “Clear Day Cloudy Day.” The song is the title track of their new single album, and is written by each of the group members. Following a soft rock beat, “Clear Day Cloudy Day” has a cheerful message to people going through hard times. LUNAFLY made their debut in September with their first single, “How Nice Would It Be.” B...

Brown Eyed Girls to Become First Girl Group to Host “SNL Korea”

Brown Eyed Girls will become the first girl group to host “SNL Korea,” it was reported on December 5. This is the third season for “SNL Korea” but they’ve never has all members of an idol girl group appear as the main host. “SNL Korea” has become one of the most popular Saturday night shows in Korea recently, especially after making its sketches “R-rated” since the second season. Their political s...

2PM’s Wooyoung Disses JYP?

On December 4, 2PM’s Wooyoung appeared on MBC’s newly launched music quiz show, “Music’s Caring.” Wooyoung explained the source of some of the most explicit lyrics on their songs, saying, “2PM has a lot of songs that almost got banned. Our debut tack, ‘10 Points Out of 10 Points,’ has a part that says, ‘Her lips are delicious.’ The track that gave us the top award, ‘Again & Again,’ has l...