“Trot Lovers” Jung Eunji: Collection of Her Best Trot Songs That Gave Both Joy and Sadness...

*Warning: Mild spoilers ahead. A Pink’s Jung Eunji is garnering much attention for her role as Choi Chun Hee in the KBS Monday-Tuesday drama “Trot Lovers.” There seems to be a great synergy between Jung Eunji and the genre of trot, and this brings out many touching, memorable scenes in the drama. With two episodes left to air, four songs were selected out of many by the production staff as the mo...

EXO Confirms Upcoming Tour in Japan Beginning This November

EXO is gearing up for a large-scale tour in Japan starting this November! On August 7, a representative of SM Entertainment revealed to Dispatch, “EXO will hold their global tour ‘EXO from EXOPLANET: The Lost Planet’ in Japan this coming November. They will be opening up three concerts per city in Tokyo, Osaka, and Fukuoka, for a total of nine shows.” The group is scheduled to perform in Fukuoka f...

Actor Park Bo Gum Considering to Join the Cast of “Nodame Cantible”

Rookie actor, Park Bo Gum, is considering about joining the upcoming Korean remake of “Nodame Cantible” as the role of Na Yoon Hoo. On August 7, according to an official of Group 8, the producer of the Korean remake “Nodame Cantible,” they said, “We are coordinating Park Bo Gum’s appearance in the drama.” Park Bo Gum debuted in 2011 through the film, “Blind,” played the younger of Lee Seo Jin in K...

4 Ways That Lee Kwang Soo Expresses His Love Towards Gong Hyo Jin in “It’s Okay It’s Love”

*Warning: Mild spoilers included The chemistry between Park Soo Kwang (Lee Kwang Soo) and Ji Hae Soo (Gong Hyo Jin) on “It’s Okay It’s Love” is garnering much attention. For Soo Kwang, Hae Soo was his first kiss, but right now he is just a supporter of Hae Soo, who treats him comfortably like a younger brother and sometimes has his back. But whenever Soo Kwang stands up for Hae Soo in times of nee...

Fans Pick Top 6 Soundtracks Used in “Fated to Love You”

*Warning: Mild spoilers included Now halfway through the drama, MBC’s “Fated to Love You” is gathering much attention for the wittiness of their choice in background music (BGM). Many of these were soundtracks used in previous dramas and films that add to the comical nature of a scene. Out of the countless number of tracks used, fans picked the BEST SIX. Do you know any of them?  Episode 1: “Chun...

Yoon Doojoon’s Request for Aegyo vs. Seo In Guk’s Request for Sexy Dance? A Pink Responds ...

On August 7, the first episode of “A Pink’s Showtime” will air. A Pink will be the third to be cast in “Showtime” since EXO and BEAST. In this episode, A Pink will personally respond to questions or requests sent in my male celebrities. BEAST’s leader Yoon Doojoon requested for the members’ aegyo. Unlike their image, the members were hesitant in fulfilling this request. But one by one they each br...

Actor Jang Geun Suk’s Reps Deny Dating Rumors with Non-Celebrity Girlfriend

On August 7, a representative of actor Jang Geun Suk’s agency told OSEN, “Reports of Jang Geun Suk dating are false. [These rumors] are absolutely groundless.” Earlier today, a Japanese magazine reported that Jang Geun Suk is currently in a relationship with a non-celebrity who is eight years his senior*, based on information passed on to them by a source from the Korean entertainment industry. Ac...

Eric Nam Reveals Photo with “We Got Married” MCs

On August 4, singer Eric Nam uploaded a photo onto his Instagram with the caption, “Thank you! I’ll eat all of it and do well! Kya~ we’re fixed MCs!” In the photo, he is with the other fixed MCs of the show, Park Mi Sun, Hong Jin Young, and Huh Kyung Hwan, in the waiting room. They are holding up the lunch that fans had sent them and smiling widely towards the camera. Meanwhile, the four of them ...

Girls’ Generation and JYJ Grab a Korean One-Two on Japanese Album Chart

Korean artists are taking the Japanese charts by storm, with albums by Girls’ Generation and JYJ claiming Number 1 and Number 2, respectively, on the Oricon Weekly Album chart. Girls’ Generation has now made it two weeks at the top spot with their Japanese compilation album, “The Best,” which has also recently topped the Oricon Daily Album Chart. The album, which contains hits such as “”Gee” and “...

Boy Group BTS to Hold Their First Solo Concert During October

Male idol group BTS will be holding their first solo concert during October. On October 18 and October 19, they will be holding the concert at AX-Korea, located in Seoul. Last year, the group received a total of six rookie awards and has proven how much they’ve matured as a group. Also, in February, the group released an album called, “Skool Luv Affair,” where their title song, “Boy In Luv,” recei...

Hallyu Star Lee Seung Gi Holds a Charity Event At “KCON 2014” for Disadvantaged Female Stu...

CJ E&M and actor and singer Lee Seung Gi, will be participating in a charity event for female students in the US whose families have low-income. On August 9 and August 10, CJ E&M will be holding North America’s largest hallyu convention, “KCON 2014,” and at the convention, they will be setting up a booth called “Girls Education.” The booth is set up for female students from the age of 10 t...

Second Spin: Gee, Here Are Some More of “The Best” Girls’ Generation Und...

Second Spin puts the spotlight on songs that have remained out of it. It’s the chance to showcase some of the unpromoted tracks that are overshadowed by the signature songs in the featured artists’ discography. It has been seven years since the young ladies–indeed, girls of Girls’ Generation came into the scene with “Into the New World,” a happy, positive anthem that began the journey to bec...

Model-Actor Ahn Jae Hyun Talks About Going Through Retinal Detachment Surgery in High Scho...

In a recent interview with OSEN, model and actor Ahn Jae Hyun revealed that he had previously received retinal detachment surgery in his high school years. Retinal detachment is a critical condition caused by a hole in the retina, and in the worst case scenario, it could ultimately lead to blindness. On his two years as part of the reserve forces (meaning he finished his military service two years...

VIXX’s Ken Sings Fifth Theme Song of “Fated to Love You” OST Titled “My Girl,”...

VIXX member Ken has lent his voice for “My Girl,” the latest track in the OST of MBC’s Wednesday-Thursday drama “Fated to Love You.” “My Girl,” newly released on August 7, is the fifth theme song for the drama. It is the production of composer and OST maestro, Oh Jun Sung. The song shows off an energetic mambo rhythm and a refreshing atmosphere, with a lovely chorus and a tropica...