[Giveaway] Win Special Screening Tickets to “Make Your Move” Starring BoA and Derek Hough ...

Did you miss out on our first special screening tickets giveaway to see BoA and Derek Hough‘s awesome dance movie “Make Your Move” before it hits theaters on April 17? Today’s your lucky day! Thanks to CJ E&M America, Soompi will be giving away 5 MORE pairs of tickets to each special screening of “Make Your Move” in NYC, LA, and now DC and Miami!  The screen...

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Soompi K-Pop Dance Madness: Championship Finals

It’s time for the final round of Soompi K-Pop Dance Madness! The Final Four match placed two highly respected dancers, Girls’ Generation’s Hyoyeon and TVXQ’s Yunho, against two relative newbies. In the world of K-Pop, it’s often the newest stars that shine the brightest, so it should come as no surprise that the rookies displaced the veterans. Say hello to your champi...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – April Week 1

There is a major upset on top of the chart this week. Veteran male soloist Lim Chang Jung’s “Ordinary Song” is anything but ordinary as it moves up 20 big spots and leaps over many top idol artists to No. 1 this week.  “Ordinary Song” just edged out last week’s No. 1 2NE1’s “Come Back Home” by four points.  Congratulations to him. Lim started his singing career in 1995, and reached a peak in the e...

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4Minute Wins #1 on Spring Special of M!Countdown + Performances by Crayon Pop, 2PM, MBLAQ,...

This week’s M! Countdown is the Spring Special edition, which was held at the Yokohama Arena in Japan! On this episode, 4Minute went up against Lim Chang Jung and eventually took home the #1 trophy with “Whatcha Doin’ Today?“! Congratulations to the girls! Crayon Pop, M.I.B and LEDApple held comeback stages for their songs “Uh-ee,” “CHISA’BOUNCE̶...

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Soompi K-Pop Dance Madness: Final Four

Welcome back to Soompi K-Pop Dance Madness! Intensity was the name of the game as the Elite Eight match-ups placed some of the most popular idols against each other in a heated dance showdown. Without a doubt, the fiercest battle of all was that between Mark versus Kai. GOT7′s resident martial artist, coming fresh from his surprise victories over Taemin and Kahi, went head to head against th...

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SPEED Is Back with a New MV, “Look at Me Now”

SPEED is out with the music video for their new song “Look at Me Now,” which was composed by the famous hit-maker, Shinsadong Tiger. The SPEED members participated in the arrangement of the song, as well. “Look at Me Now” is the title track of SPEED’s repackage album, a trap-influenced song with a strong drum beat and synth sound. Both the music video and song were released on online music s...

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Introducing a New Way to Watch K-Dramas!

Dear Soompiers, If you’re a K-Drama fan like myself, you’re always looking for the best way to get your drama-fix wherever you are – at home, on the bus, between classes, while brushing your teeth (only me? ^^;). There’s a new player in the growing field of instant K-Drama delivery, and they’re ready to show you what they’ve got with a special 60-day free trial ...

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Superstar K’s Eddy Kim Reveals MV for Debut Single “2 Years Apart”

Eddy Kim, who placed top twelve in the fourth season of Superstar K, has released the music video of his debut single “2 Years Apart.“  In the MV, we see Eddy wandering the streets of Amsterdam while he accompanies his melodic voice with a soft guitar. “2 Years Apart” was originally unveiled on Superstar K, where it won over the hearts of the judges.  Eddy Kim will be releasing h...

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100% Gives Soompiers a Shoutout!

Hey Soompiers! Boy group 100% is back as five members – Hyuk Jin, Rock Hyun, Chan Yong, Jong Hwan, and Chang Bum. They immediately drew attention for having enthusiastic foreign male fans in America, Europe, and Asia who filmed reaction videos for the group’s title track “Beat” off the album “Bang the Bush.” The boys have been busy not only with music promotions, but are making a stand again...

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