Son Tae Young to Get Her Own Show

Actress Son Tae Young will become a true healer for her very own show. On January 1, 2013 KBS opened up a new female channel named “KBS W.” Son Tae Young’s show on the channel will be named, “Son Tae Young’s W.” The news is especially exciting because she will be the exclusive MC of the show. The show will contain the stories of women working hard to “self-improve” themselves. Son Tae Young will a...

Running Man Denies Rumors of Seoul Mayor’s Appearance

The current mayor of Seoul is Park Won-soon. He is well known for his human rights work in South Korea and doing a lot of non-profit projects. Currently, there are rumors spreading that he might appear on an episode of SBS “Running Man.” What’s the reason for this ruckus? Well, it appears as though an upcoming episode of “Running Man” will be located at the Seoul city hall. Unfortunately, a repre...

Shin Hye Sung Wraps Up a Successful Japanese Tour

Shin Hye Sung finished the exclusive Japanese concert that was going on in Tokyo and Osaka for 4 days. He showed that K-Pop still has a strong presence in Japan. On January 9-10 the concerts were held at Osaka’s “Zepp Namba Osaka.” On January 12-13 they were held at the Tokyo “Tokyo Dome City Hall.” Around 7,000 fans attended the concerts. For the concerts, Shin Hye Sung sang the songs from his sp...

Jo Kwon Is Out Shopping at Costo!

2AM’s Jo Kwon is out grocery shopping? It appears as though this is a new trend for celebrities, revealing pictures of themselves while busy grocery shopping. Jo Kwon tweeted on January 14, “Looloo Lala – I had pushed back grocery shopping for too long.” In the picture Jo Kwon is shown wearing a black jacket and leopard skin patterned scarf. Jo Kwon’s shopping cart is filled up and it looks like h...

Boyfriend’s “I Yah” a Bad Influence on Teens?

Boyfriend’s new “I Yah” music video is currently swept up in controversy. The music video stars Kim So Hyun and the Boyfriend members. Within the music video is a love story reminiscent of the best love story films. However, the story contains various scenes of leaving school and it also shows bullying going on in school. There are fight scenes showing students. Also, there is criticism that Kim S...

Oh No, the “Raccoon Boys” Did It Again!

On the January 13 episode of SBS K-Pop Star, the “Raccoon Boys” did an awesome performance! They were so good together that all of them were cast into SM Entertainment. In a previous episode, the “Raccoon Boys” had blown everyone away with their rendition of “Thriller.” This time around, they performed the Wonder Girls’ “Like This.” In the previous episode the “Raccoon Boys” were told that they ar...

B.A.P to Hold Exclusive Concert in February!

Woot! B.A.P fans should rejoice because they are going to have their first exclusive concert after 1 year. B.A.P’s agency TS Entertainment stated, “B.A.P, who has debuted back in January 2012 will hold their exclusive concert on February 23-24 at Olympic Park’s Olympic Hall ‘B.A.P LIVE ON EARTH SEOUL.’ The concert will hold an audience around 7,000.” During “B.A.P LIVE ON EARTH SEOUL” B.A.P will p...

How Well Do You Know Your Old School K-Pop?

K-Pop sure has history. Here is a list of some of the finest old school K-Pop. I’m sure Soompi would enjoy this and so should you! So in no particular order, here’s some old school K-Pop songs that are classics! 1. Hyun Jin Young - You, in My Foggy Memory   2. Seo Taiji - I Know 3. Deuce - Look Back at Me 4. Sechs Kies – Chivalry 5. H.O.T – Candy 6. S.E.S. ...

Dal Shabet’s Ah Young to Have Her First Try at Acting

On January 10 a representative of Dal Shabet’s agency stated, “On January 9, Ah Young has just finished the first script reading practice for the upcoming drama ‘Advertisement Genius Lee Tae Baek.’ She plays the role of Gong Sun Hae who works at the company ‘GRC’ as a bookkeeper and secretary. ‘GRC’ is run by the character Ma Jin Ga.” Her character is weird and dresses in strange clothes. She uses...

Nine Muses Gets Ready for Their Comeback

Nine Muses fans I hope you are ready to get your mind blown! On January 24, they are going to return with their digital single “Dolls.” As the entertainment agency of the Nine Muses, Star Empire broke out the news of the official date for their comeback, they revealed a group photo of the beautiful members. This group photo contains the new member Sohn Sung Ah. All of the members are shown wearing...