Happy Sweet Sixteen Soompi!

♪ ♫ Happy Birthday to You ♫ ♪  ♪ ♫  Happy Birthday to You ♫ ♪  ♪ ♫ Happy Birthday Dear SOOMPI ♫ ♪  ♪ ♫ Happy Birthday to You ♫ ♪    March 27, 1998 was the day when a small community for K-pop lovers was born. Since then, the small forum-only site has grown to be one of the representative gateways to Korean entertainment and culture. Despite all the changes and incidents (Never forgot “The Gr...

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[Giveaway] Win a Chance to Meet with K-Pop Idols Backstage and Watch Them Perform at WAPOP...

Update: Winners have been announced! Scroll down for the list~ ==== Hey Soompiers! We have teamed up with WAPOP, which stands for World & Asia + WOW POP, to bring you an exciting opportunity to attend one of the concerts in April and get a chance to hang out with one of the groups of your choice backstage before their performance! We will be giving away 5 pairs of tickets so you can have a bla...

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[Exclusive] Lunafly Reveals Their Extravagant Hair Salon and More in “Sam Cam” Part 3

All great things must come to an end and, unfortunately, “Sam Cam” is not an exception. Sam Carter, a member of 3-member group Lunafly, shared with Soompiers the last of his 3-part series “Sam Cam.” The group made a comeback earlier this month with “Special Guy” featuring Brown Eyed Girls’ resident rapper Miryo, and Sam thought it would be a great idea to show Soompiers a little bit of what idols ...

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10 Korean Celebrities with Very Small Faces

A couple days ago, MBC’s “Section TV Entertainment News” aired a segment where a reporter told actress Yoon Seung Ah that she has a very small face- one that’s even smaller than actor Kang Dong Won. It is one of many features Koreans use to judge a person’s beauty and fans can easily hear reporters, the public, and even celebrities mention or gasp in awe complimenting how small one celebrity’s fac...

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[Soompi Shop] Buy 4Minute’s “4Minute World” Package and Win a Personaliz...

ORDER HERE Hi Soompiers! Soompi Shop is having a special event with the hot girl group 4Minute! We are now offering a limited edition package including 4Minute’s new album “4minute World” and the group official slogan. Among the buyers of the package, we will randomly choose 30 customers to receive a postcard autographed to your name by one of the 4Minute members, Jihyun, Gayoon,...

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

Soompiers, you’re in luck! Do you want to see BoA and Derek Hough in their soon-to-be-released dance move “Make Your Move” before it hits theaters on April 17?  Now you can! CJ E&M America has partnered with Soompi to give away a whopping 5 pairs of tickets to each special screening of “Make Your Move” in NYC and LA this month. The screenings will take place on Ma...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – March Week 4

Girls’ Generation’s “Mr. Mr.” becomes our new No. 1 song this week, moving up from No. 3 last week. Carrying the strength of four music show wins in last week’s M!Countdown, KBS Music Bank, MBC’s Music Core and Show Champion, “Mr. Mr.” finally moves up to the top spot and distinguish itself from the rest of the strong competitions. Congratulations to Girls’ Generations. Moving up two spots t...

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Soompi K-Pop Dance Madness: The First Round

K-Pop is almost as synonymous with dancing as it is with music, and as such, most K-Pop fans can easily identify the best dancer within a certain group. Big Bang? Taeyang. EXO? Kai and Lay. And when it comes to the solo artists, we don’t have to ask who shines, because in this tidal wave of idol groups, if you were deemed charismatic enough to hold your own onstage, like Rain and BoA, then c...

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[Exclusive] Download FTISLAND’s Mobile Theme + Win Signed CDs and $150 Figure Set!

Update: Winners will be announced on Friday, March 28 (KST)~~ Hey Soompiers! We first launched a special giveaway with CNBlue, and then 2NE1, with Dodol Launcher (partnering with FNC Entertainment and YG Entertainment, respectively) and now we’re back with a giveaway with 5-member boy band FTISLAND!   Dodol Launcher is a product from Camp Mobile where you can easily customize your smartphone, and ...

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[Exclusive] Lunafly’s “Sam Cam” Takes You Behind the Scenes at “Music Bank”

Have you ever wondered what singers do while they wait for their turn to rehearse or perform at one of the weekend music shows? How do they spend their free time, which is not quite “free” because they’re stuck in the dressing room? Lunafly’s Sam films part two of his mini reality series titled “Sam Cam” for Soompiers. The group recently made a comeback with title track “Special Guy” f...

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