Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – June Week 3

Taeyang’s “Eye, Nose, Lips” scores a perfect 1000 points to become our new No. 1 song this week.  It is the second song to achieve 1000 points this year as his YG labelmate Akdong Musician did it last month with “200%.”  “Eye, Nose, Lips” won on M!Countdown, Music Core, and Inkigayo and also topped most independent charts.  Congratulations to Taeyang. Unlike Taeyang’s previous hit songs or any Big...

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GOT7′s Youngjae Goes on Ice Cream Date With “A” in Individual Teaser Vid...

Youngjae is next up to reveal his individual teaser video for GOT7 upcoming title track, “A“! The GOT7 vocalist is spotted buying two ice-creams for A while on a date. He proceeds to chow down on his own, proclaiming it “delicious!” Sadly, A does not return the sentiment, getting up to leave before touching her own. Seems like the plot is thickening! After JB, Mark, Jackson...

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10 Korean Actors Who Released K-Pop Songs in the Past

Ha Ji Won dropped a digital single last week, which came as a surprise to many. But after some digging, we realize that she’s no stranger to the K-Pop scene- she previously released an album eleven years ago in 2003. She even performed on “Inkigayo” with track “Home Run,” which can be seen here. We were already familiar with a few other actors who dropped albums in recent years, but wanted to dig ...

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[Exclusive] Fiestar and The Friends “I Love Korea” Press Conference + World Cup “We Are th...

Hey Soompiers! We previously reported that girl group Fiestar and project group The Friends filmed the music video for the latter’s song “I Love Korea,” which is for the 2014 Brazil World Cup, and held a press conference prior to the filming. (Go to the next page for the interview!) The Friends consists of ballad singers 015B’s Lee Jang Woo and Jo Sung Min, along with TOY’s guest member Kim Hyung ...

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NU’EST Teases Fans for Something Big Coming June 19!

Look out for NU’EST, who is set to bring you something new on June 19, 0:00 PM KST! The five-member boy group recently unveiled a mysterious new image on their Twitter and Facebook account, which simply only states the day and time and the group’s logo.  There is no other information on what we can expect from NU’EST, but whatever it is, it is sure to satiate the thirst of fans e...

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Bob Girls Makes Debut with “No Way” MV

4-member girl group Bob Girls is the second girl group to debut under Chrome Entertainment after Crayon Pop. The members are Dahye, Yoojung, Gina, and Danbi. On June 10, Bob Girls dropped the music video for debut track “No Way.” It’s a unique dance track that breaks away from typical dance music, featuring a mix of an acoustic guitar and electric piano sound. “No Way” is a collaboration between J...

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[Exclusive] T-ara’s Jiyeon Gives a Short and Sweet Shoutout for Soompiers!

Hey Soompiers! Jiyeon is the first member from girl group T-ara to make her solo debut later last month with title track “Never Ever” off of mini album with the same name. Although she was met with a few setbacks, having to postpone her solo debut and change her choreography, she is still warmly received by the public. She’s currently placed ninth on Soompi’s weekly Singles Music Chart. Jiyeon is ...

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Idol Soccer Team Shows Impressive Teamwork Against Park Ji Sung and “Running ManR...

On the June 8 episode of “Running Man,” now retired Manchester United player Park Ji Sung featured as the special guest. As with the past two years, “Running Man” members will be playing in the special “Dream Cup” match of the Asia Cup with Park Ji Sung, and this episode was filled with games to train the members for the upcoming match. The final game of the day...

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Kim Woo Bin and Go Ara Chosen as New CF Models for Domino’s Pizza

Actors Kim Woo Bin and Go Ara are now the new faces of Domino’s Pizza! On June 8, ‘Domino’s Pizza’ announced that they have selected Kim Woo Bin and Go Ara to be the new CF models for 2014. It was revealed that the two actors have signed an exclusive one-year contract with the pizza brand. Starting on June 13, their brand new CF will begin airing. As the current trending actors, Kim Woo Bin and Go...

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