Ladies’ Code Members Sojung and Rise Currently Undergoing Surgery Following Car Accident

In the midst of the tragic news of Ladies’ Code member EunB having passed away in a car accident in the early morning of September 3, it is being reported that the other two members who were aboard the same vehicle—Lee So Jung and Kwon Ri Se—sustained serious injuries and are currently undergoing surgery. Ladies’ Code’s agency, Polaris Entertainment revealed, “A car accident occurred due to the ra...

[Breaking] Ladies’ Code’s EunB Passes Away from Car Accident, Other Members Injured

According to YTN, Ladies’ Code member EunB passed away due to a car accident on September 3 at 1:20 a.m. (KST). The car was on Yeongdong Expressway heading towards Incheon when it crashed into a protective wall. Other group members and staff (6 in total) have sustained injuries and are currently recovering in a hospital. We’ll update more as more news come in. Our deepest condolences to her ...

Younha Releases MV for New Japanese Track “People”

Soloist Younha makes her comeback to J-Pop this month with her latest track “People.” The single will be released on September 10 in Japan. While she was known to be extremely popular in Japan during her earlier years, it has actually been four years since she released her Japanese album “Under the Same Sky” in 2010. Younha also celebrated her 10 anniversary since her debu...

Lee Bo Young Looks Warm and Stylish in Bonnie Alex

Actress Lee Bo Young has released a pictorial for the clothing brand “Bonnie Alex,” with whom she signed a contract as their 2014 fall and winter model. In the photos, Lee Bo Young flaunts a chic and no-nonsense cold-weather styling of mostly gray, black, and blue knits and coats. Her smooth, contemporary look has caught the public eye. A representative for the advertising agency said,...

MBLAQ Releases a Haunting Instrumental Teaser for “MONSTER”

A brief audio teaser for MBLAQ‘s comeback was released today on their official YouTube channel. With a haunting instrumental melody, this 26 second long teaser end with the words “Monster.” The group is expected to make their comeback sometime this month. MBLAQ previously came back in March with their sixth mini album “Broken,” featuring their title track “Be A Man.” Since “Be A...

Soompi K-Pop Idol Rap Battle: Semifinals

Welcome back to the Soompi K-Pop Idol Rap Battle! It’s now time for the semifinals, featuring… drumroll… GD, Zelo, Amber, and Rap Monster! After heated battles, all four quarterfinal rounds ended with an average difference of 55 to 45. Each matchup contained its own drama. Zelo’s win over T.O.P was perhaps the “quietest” of them all; perhaps BIGBANG fans could f...

Lee Seung Gi Voted as Top CF Model by Netizens for the Month of August

Singer and actor Lee Seung Gi has been chosen as the top CF (commercial film) model by netizens for the month of August. On September 2, The Korean Federation of Advertising Associations (KFAA) revealed, “With the enthusiastic support of netizens, Lee Seung Gi took charge of the number one spot for August, earning a total of 101,280 votes. In second place is actor Kim Soo Hyun, who earned 55,654 v...

Taeyeon Didn’t Expect Seohyun to Join Girls’ Generation

Despite being a part of a world famous girl group, Girls’ Generation members Taeyeon, Tiffany and Seohyun are regular girls who likes shopping and talking about anything. One of the topics they have touched on is the moment their youngest member entered the group. On this week’s episode of OnStyle‘s “The TaeTiSeo“, Tiffany expressed her fondness of the 12-year-old Seo...

BoA Reveals Album Cover for “Who’s Back”

BoA shared the album cover of her official eighth full album in Japan, “Who’s Back?” BoA posted on her Instagram on September 2, “’Who’s Back?’ is finally in my hands! It’s to be released on the third.” In the picture, BoA took a close shot of her album cover. “Who’s Back?” is her newest album in Japan in four years and seven months since “Identity,” the seventh full album released in Japan in Feb...

GLAM’s Dahee Gives Official Statement Regarding Blackmail Threat to Lee Byung Hun

Dahee of girl group GLAM, who has been revealed to be one of the two women blackmailing actor Lee Byung Hun, has come forward with an official statement by her agency. On September 2, her agency Big Hit Entertainment commented to local news outlet Star News, “Dahee’s manager met with her during a visit to the police station. Dahee admitted to her actions and wanted to express her apolo...

Kim Hyun Joong Enters Police Station for Questioning About Assault Charges

On September 2, actor and singer Kim Hyun Joong entered a police station as a defendant against charges of assault from girlfriend “A.” He had been summoned for questioning by the police station at the end of August, but because of his scheduled concert in China, his agency requested the date be moved to early September. Although there were a large group of reporters in front of the po...