SISTAR Takes a Drawing Personality Test on 1theK’s “Oven Radio”

SISTAR, who recently made a comeback with “Touch My Body,” is this week’s featured guest for 1theK’s “Oven Radio,” a five-day series of five-minute shows. For Monday’s “Oven Radio,” member Soyou took the mic as the main DJ, joking that “As the national ‘some girl,’ I’m the most popular.’” Among various other short games, the SISTAR members took a very simple, just-for-kicks drawing personality tes...

Father and Son Lee Jong Hyuk and Lee Junsu Make Special Appearance on “Daddy Where A...

The father and son tandem of Lee Jong Hyuk and Lee Junsu have made a special appearance on the MBC variety program “Daddy Where Are We Going” on July 27. It’s been seven months since the father and son have traveled with the group so their appearance in the show was highly anticipated. Lee Junsu went ahead and joined the other fathers and sons in the trip while his father, Lee Jo...

Actress Kim Yoo Jung Cast as Lead Female in New Drama

Child actress Kim Yoo Jung has been confirmed to star as the lead female role in a new drama titled “Secret Door” (working title). On July 28, a representative of the actress’s agency, Sidus HQ, told OSEN through a phone conversation, “Kim Yoo Jung has confirmed her casting for the new SBS Monday—Tuesday drama ‘Secret Door,’ and also participated in the script reading on July 26.” Kim Yoo Jung wil...

Get to Know Play the Siren’s Members

New co-ed group Play the Siren has released new photos and information about its members on the group’s official Facebook page. In each picture, the five members are pictured striking individual poses full of attitude against a black, grey, and fluorescent green background bearing the individual’s name. All five members of Play the Siren are well-rounded. Out of the two female rappers,...

LC9 Uploads J-Hyo Teaser Video Ahead of Comeback

Boy band LC9 has uploaded a third teaser video as the clock ticks down to the release of new material at noon on July 29. It is still not clear whether the release will come in the form of an album or a single, but what does seem sure is that its title will be “The Half Time.” In the last few days, a seven-second-long excerpt of the song has been uploaded as a video teaser, and a teaser featuring...

BESTie Drops New Summer Anthem “Hot Baby” MV and First Mini Album

Girl group BESTie has finally unveiled their first mini album “Hot Baby” and the title track music video of the same name, joining in on the summer fun with other groups like SISTAR and “Touch My Body.” BESTie had their first comeback performance prior to the album release last week on Inkigayo. (Check out their performance here: Girl’s Day Wins with “Darling” on Inkigayo + Comebacks f...

HyunA Drops Red-Hot “Red” Video

HyunA has finally made her long-awaited solo return, with the music video for the track, “Red.” The song comes from the 4Minute star’s new mini album, “A Talk,” which also dropped on July 28.   “A Talk” is the star’s third extended play, and represents an increased level of musical input, as she co-wrote the lyrics for three of the album’s tracks. The album also includes a collaboration with Yose...

Nam Goong Min and Hong Jong Hyun Compete to See Who Is Stronger on “We Got Married&#...

Couples Nam Goong Min and Hong Jin Young and Hong Jong Hyun and Yura squared off against each other MBC’s season 4 of “We Got Married” in a fiery competition. On the July 26, 4:55 PM broadcast of the show, the four celebrities purchased furniture for their marital dwellings and then the men engaged in an intense bout of “thigh wrestling.” MC Hwang Je Seung spurred on the two husb...

[Soompi Shop] Autographed SISTAR “Touch & Move” Special Package!

ORDER HERE Hi Soompiers! Soompi Shop is back with another special featuring talented girl group, SISTAR! This special package will include SISTAR’s second mini-album “Touch & Move” autographed by one member, either  Hyorin, Bora, Soyou, or Dasom, as well as a SISTAR bracelet. Only 200 copies will be available for this limited edition deal, so get yours on Soompi Shop now! Pac...

JYJ Drops Individual Teaser Images Ahead of “Just Us” Comeback

C-JeS Entertainment, the agency that represents JYJ, has released individual teaser photos mere hours ahead of the group’s long-awaited comeback, the album “Just Us,” which drops on July 29. The photos show the three members wearing black suits and white shirts, and seated on wooden chairs and stools against a white background. A spokesperson for C-JeS said, “JYJ’s second album will be released ...

New SM Girl Group Red Velvet Releases Group Teaser

Following up on their release of individual teaser images for new girl group Red Velvet, SM Entertainment has come out with a group teaser. This is ahead of the group’s official debut on August 4, when the group’s digital single “Happiness” hits online music stores. Red Velvet is SM’s first new group since the wildly popular EXO, which debuted roughly two years ago. The group consist of memb...

[Updated with Individual photos] Secret Releases Teaser Image Ahead of August 11 Comeback

TS Entertainment, the talent agency that represents Secret, has distributed a teaser image ahead of the girl group’s August comeback. The image shows the four members posing in cream and white outfits, and a caption confirms that the comeback track, “I’m in Love,” will be released on August 11. TS has also confirmed that it will be pulling out all the stops in its promotion campaign for the new re...

Jung Joon Young Shows Off His Selca Taken with Jang Nara

Singer Jung Joon Young has once again confirmed that he is a true fanboy of actress and singer Jang Nara! On the latest episode of KBS2TV’s “1 Night, 2 Days- Season 3,” the cast members were traveling to their next location by train, when the rocker took out a picture taken together with the beautiful star. Proudly, he showed the snapshot to others. Upon seeing the photo, the mem...