[Exclusive] A Special Letter From Lim Kim Part 2

Story of Lim Kim’s First Solo Album “All Right” Lim Kim talked about her journey from a normal student studying abroad in the United States to organizing the duet group Togeworl for “Superstar K 3” and making her official debut as a singer in her previous letter to Soompi in Part 1. For her second letter, Lim Kim will share her story regarding her solo debut album “A Voice.” Her debut title track ...

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[Spotlight] A Special Account Watching Boyband Say Yes Performing Live

Special note: A Soompi Shop staff attended the event and wrote her experience while halves in unison translated the account into English. On the evening of August 26, I went out to Olleh Square as a member of Soompi Shop to help out with the monthly event “Lee.Bahl.Show.” (acronym for “This Month’s Discovery”) For this month, it’s been confirmed that boyband Say Yes will perform for th...

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[Exclusive] A Special Letter From Lim Kim (Kim Yerim) Part 1

There is not much time left before Lim Kim releases her second mini album, which is scheduled to come out on September 9! This will mark three months since she released her first mini album “A Voice.” Managing to have a successful run with track “All Right,” she proved that she’s a force to be reckoned with- even if she’s a rookie. The public is curious and invested to see what she’ll bring this t...

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G-Dragon, Daesung and Seungri to Participate in “Running Man”

Another awesome news for Big Bang fans today! First, G-Dragon recently dropped the music video for “Coup D’Etat” from his second full-length album of the same name. Second, it’s being reported that three of the Big Bang members are filming right now just outside of Seoul at Icheon. An agency representative stated, “The members took part in filming ‘Running Man’ to coincide with G-Dragon and Seungr...

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[Event Review] KCON 2013 Celebrates Korean Wave

Los Angeles transformed into Hallyu heaven for K-Pop fans last weekend with the return of KCON 2013! The two-day event dedicated to ”All Things Hallyu” was held on August 24-25 at the Los Angeles Sports Arena, and welcomed over 20,000 fans. The upgraded event included numerous celebrity panels, contests, autograph sessions, performances, workshops on Korean makeup, food, fitness, and m...

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Block B Is Ready to Return Under New Agency

The long wait is about to be over for Block B and their fans!  Block B and their former agency, Stardom Entertainment, have reached an agreement, ending their legal dispute. The group’s contract has been transferred to another company, Seven Seasons, to pave the way for Block B’s return. Earlier this year, Block B filed for an injunction against Stardom Entertainment, citing unpaid ear...

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