Forbes: PSY Could Be the Next Justin Bieber or the Next Rebecca Black

On September 25, Forbes Magazine published an interesting article questioning whether PSY would be able to sustain his global popularity that started from his viral hit music video, “Gangnam Style.” The writer, Dorothy Pomerantz, who’s also in charge of the Forbes’ Celebrity 100 List, argued that YouTube has seen countless “one-hit-wonders” in the past and that PSY should be careful not to follow ...

Return of the Male Duos – Which Male Duo’s Your Favorite?

For some time now, we’ve become accustomed to seeing idol groups with over 5 or 6 members. It made more sense to create large groups for a lot of different reasons. They can appeal to a wider fan base since each member would carry his/her own charm, and it allowed agencies to diversify their revenue channels, as each member would advance into different fields in movies, TV dramas, or variety shows...

YG Entertainment Says “Hi! HiGH” in Ambiguous Teaser Image

On September 26, YG Entertainment posted a mysterious teaser image that simply said, “Hi! HiGH,” on their official blog, YG-Life. It’s become textbook strategy for YG Entertainment to post these mysterious messages on their official blog to hint at something bigger to come. We’ve seen similar tactics used for 2NE1, Big Bang, and the Su Pearls in the past. This time too it’s hard to guess what the ...

Goo Hye Sun Posts Drunk Selca

On September 24, Goo Hye Sun shared a drunk selca on her Twitter, with the caption, “Today, it’s just one glass of beer.” In the photo, Goo Hye Sun looks slightly buzzed with her face having turned a bit red. It looks like she’s super tired from her busy schedule, but the star actress didn’t forget to give her fans a glance at her trademark smile. According to local reports, the photo was taken af...

Secret’s Hyosung: “I Own ‘Bagels’ You Won’t Find in Korea”

Secret’s Hyosung described her body as owning “bagels” not found in Korea. In a recent recording for MBC Every1’s “Weekly Idol,” all four Secret members made a guest appearance to promote their “Poison” album. During the episode, the girls were asked which member is the most popular among male idols. But prior to answering the question, Secret members were given a chance to first publicize and bra...

15 Hottest October Magazine Photo Shoots!

The fall season is officially upon us and with it comes fantastic autumn-concept fashion photos. The transition from summer into fall is most apparent in Korean magazine photo shoots, as some of our favorite K-Pop stars have graced the cover/inside of these magazines with the season’s latest trend. We put together all of the photo spreads for October but there were just too many good ones, so we n...

JYJ’s Park Yoochun Lands New TV Drama Role

JYJ’s Park Yoochun has found his new TV drama role as it was announced today that he will join the cast of MBC drama “Missing You.” “Park Yoochun has confirmed his lead role as Han Jung Woo on ‘Missing You,’ which is expected to air in November, and has started filming as well,” C-JeS Entertainment said in a statement on September 25. “Missing You” is reported to be a romantic comedy revolving aro...

SHINee’s Onew: “I Fell in Love with Lee Na Young at First Sight”

SHINee’s Onew held a special photo shoot for fashion magazine, Singles, and talked about his ideal type of woman. Unlike his cute and sweet image on TV, Onew impressed the magazine staff by taking a complete transformation, giving the perfect charismatic “autumn guy” concept for the shoot. After the photo shoot was over, Onew sat down with Singles for an exclusive interview, where he was asked to ...

Wonder Girls Join “Best Girl Groups of All Time” List by Us Weekly

The Wonder Girls were included in the “Best Girl Groups of All Time” list put together by entertainment magazine, Us Weekly. The U.S.-based magazine ranked the Wonder Girls #25 overall, under the following description: “The South Korean girl-group formed by Yubin, Yeeun, Sunye, Sohee and Hyelim formed in 2007 and soon released their debut single, ‘Irony.’ Other singles include “Tell Me” and “This ...

Hottest Girl Group Photos from “Hallyu Dream Festival 2012”

On September 23, the “Hallyu Dream Festival 2012” was held in the southern city of Gyeongju. Hosted by the Korea Tourism Organization and the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism, “Hallyu Dream Festival 2012” featured some of the hottest idol groups including BEAST, Infinite, 4minute, MBLAQ, SISTAR, Secret, Kara, After School, Gangkiz, Rainbow, and APink, among many others! But despite its sta...