Kris and SM Entertainment Hold First Arbitration Meeting

On July 8, at 3:20PM (KST), representatives of Kris (Wu Yi Fan) and SM Entertainment had their first arbitration meeting. Both sides met for roughly a half hour, after which they separated without having reached an agreement and merely having confirmed the opposing side’s stance. Kris and SM Entertainment director Kim Young Min were not in attendance at this meeting. Following the arbitration meet...

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NU’EST Voice Their Concerns and Thoughts in Comeback Spoiler Ep. 1

NU’EST recently released episode one of their comeback spoilers, where they talked a little bit about their upcoming return to the stage. Baekho says, “It’s half worry, half anticipation. To be honest, my throat is in bad condition. That’s why I’m worried. Even recording for this new album, if you listen, you can hear it. I’m worried about the album, and I’m worried about me, too.” JR: “We have a ...

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[Exclusive] Interview with YouTube Makeup Guru Jen ‘From Head To Toe’

If you were YouTubing to get some inspiration for makeup and fashion, you might have seen a number of her videos- meet Jen, the founder and face of From Head To Toe. Jen started to work with makeup in college when she wanted to look more professional for an internship. Despite being new to the whole makeup thing, her background in industrial design gave her insight to what was flattering for her f...

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[Updated with MV Teaser] Henry’s Title Track “Fantastic” to Drop in Onli...

Henry is continuing with the release of teaser images for his upcoming “Fantastic” comeback, this time rocking the floral print. Prior to the release of his album on July 14, Henry will be releasing his title track “Fantastic” on July 13 at 8PM (KST) on the various Korean music sites. Henry’s “Fantastic” is a retro pop song with a vintage sound, and will be the singer’s first comeback in roughly ...

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Park Ji Yoon Drops Summery “Yoo Hoo” Teaser

Mystic89, the talent agency that represents singer Park Ji Yoon, has uploaded a teaser video with a distinct summer vibe for the song “Yoo Hoo.” The new video comes ahead of the track’s release on July 10. In the teaser, the singer is shown on a road trip in what appears to be Jeju Island, a popular summer holiday destination in Korea. She is shown walking in a field, seated and playing the acous...

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INFINITE’s Sungyeol Expresses Worry About Being Compared to Won Bin by “High S...

On July 7, at a press conference for the upcoming KBS drama “High School: Love On,” INFINITE’s Sungyeol expressed his concern about being compared to Won Bin by costar Kim Sae Ron. The INFINITE member said, “Kim Sae Ron has worked with a lot of A-list actors like Won Bin, so I thought she might regard me as a squid or something, and it was a bit hard to approach her at first. But, she actually too...

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Soompi Ideal Type World Cup: Semifinals

Welcome back! The time is drawing near… we are now down to four guys and four girls! Who are the celebrities that you’ve picked as your ideal types so far? With the exception of the 2PM Nichkhun vs. EXO Luhan match, which ended with just a 9% difference in favor of Luhan, most of the matches in the quarterfinals round were more or less runaways. The results probably won’t surpris...

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EXO’s Chen to Sing for the Soundtrack of “It’s Okay It’s Love,R...

EXO’s Chen will be hitting the recording studio for the soundtrack of “It’s Okay It’s Love.” On July 7, one broadcast official said in a phone call with Daily Sports, “Chen will be singing his first solo song for the soundtrack of ‘It’s Okay It’s Love.’” The drama features fellow EXO member D.O, who plays the role of Han Kang Woo, a high school student who aspires to be a best-selling novelist to ...

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Taiwanese Singer Aaron Yan and G.NA Release Behind-the-Scenes Video and Interview for R...

Taiwanese actor and singer Aaron Yan and G.NA recently released a behind-the-scenes video for their “1/2” (“One Out of Two“) music video, featuring an interview with the two stars and clips from the set. In their interview, they talked about their experiences shooting the music video and their first impressions of each other, as well as how those impressions changed when they finally m...

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Henry to Hold “Fantastic” Comeback Stages on This Week’s Music Shows

Henry is set to make his comeback soon! His second mini album “Fantastic” will be released on July 14, and he will be holding his comeback stages on this week’s music programs: “Music Bank” on July 11, “Show! Music Core” on July 12, and “Inkigayo” on July 13. Henry’s new track “Fantastic” is a retro pop song with a vintage sound, and will be the singer’s first comeback in roughly a year since his ...

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