Fly to the Sky to Make Their 5-Year Comeback in May

Male duo Fly to the Sky (Hwanhee, Brian) will be coming back as a duo for the first time in five years! In 2009, the duo released 10th anniversary celebratory album “Decennium,” after which they focused on their solo activities. This coming May, they will be returning as a duo again with a new album. The group debuted in 1999 with the song “Day by Day,” and has since had several hit songs, includi...

Nell Takes You on Stage with New MV, “The Great Escape”

Following up on the success of their song “Four Times around the Sun,” rock band Nell has just released a new music video for the song “The Great Escape” from their new album called “Newton’s Apple,” which was released on February 27. “The Great Escape” is a track that expertly fuses strings and winds with a the band’s rock sound, coupled with singer Kim Jong Wan’s one-of-a-kind voice....

Soompi K-Pop Dance Madness: And the Champion Is…

And the battle is over! After a long and heated match between GOT7′s Mark and EXO’s Lay, the champion of Soompi K-Pop Dance Madness was finally crowned… and that winner is Lay. Congratulations to Lay and all EXO fans! It was not a game without hiccups: A slew of spam votes contaminated the poll results early on, winding up in a 95-to-5 score in favor of Lay. In fact, we received ...

Cross Gene Releases MV Teaser for “Amazing- Bad Lady” Comeback

Six-member multinational boy group Cross Gene recently announced their comeback with an image and a short video teaser, and now they have released their first music video teaser for their upcoming digital single “Amazing- Bad Lady”  This will be Cross Gene’s first comeback in Korea in two years since June of 2012, when they released their mini album “Timeless.” Cross Gene is a group known fo...

Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – April Week 2

Lim Chang Jung repeats as No. 1 for the second week in a row with “Ordinary Song.”  In another wide open week last week in which different songs were winning on various music shows, “Ordinary Song” was clearly the most consistent song amongst music charts and was able to win again.  Congratulations to Lim Chang Jung. Moving up three spots to No. 2 is Orange Caramel’s “Catallena.”  This song droppe...

Hong Jin Young Makes Nam Goong Min Speechless on “We Got Married”

Singer Hong Jin Young acknowledged her previous relationship and threw a fastball against her pretend husband, actor Nam Goong Min. On the episode of MBC’s “We Got Married,” which aired on April 12, Hong Jin Young introduced Nam Goong Min to her friends, Shinji of Koyote and Joo Hyun of SPICA. During their meeting Shinji asked Nam Goong Min, “When you searched Hong Jin Young on the Internet, didn’...

Actor Jung Il Woo Names “49 Days” Lee Yo Won as Best Kiss Scene Partner

On the April 13 broadcast of MBC’s “Section TV Entertainment Relay,” actor Jung Il Woo held an interview session through the “Star ting” segment of the show. He appeared with his pet dog, which he received as a gift from his fans in 2010 at a pet café and showed off his barista skills. The actor was asked, “Which actress lasted the longest at the celebration of the conclusion of ‘Golden Rainbow’?”...

Gary Gets Jealous Over Song Ji Hyo and ZE:A’s Dongjun on “Running Man”

Gary expressed his jealousy towards Song Ji Hyo and ZE:A’s Dongjun’s teamwork.  On the April 13 broadcast of SBS’ “Running Man,” the cast set out on a camping trip with guests Kim Min Jong, Kim Jung Ran, Lee Sang Hwa, Dongjun, and Im Joo Hwan. After completing their first day of missions, the cast and guests took some time to take a break. The production team of the show had each member take a sur...

Who is the Winner of “K-Pop Star 3” and Which Agency Did He Choose?

The final competition of SBS’ “K-Pop Star 3,” which aired on April 13 consisted of two rounds: the first round was a mission round assigned by the judges and the second mission was a free selection round. 60% of the judges’ scores and 40% of the viewers’ votes were compiled in order to determine the final score. The first contestant to take the stage was Sam Kim. He reinterpreted BIGBANG’s “Lies.”...