15 Crazy K-Pop Hairstyles

K-Pop is known for some of the most extreme, avant-garde fashion in today’s pop culture. The cutting edge (and sometimes outrageous!) hairstyles are no exception. With colors ranging from one end of the rainbow to the other and cuts that go from cute to crazy, K-Pop artists definitely show us the fun and funky side of fashion. For those of you feeling adventurous with your hair this summer, here a...

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Park Bom Will No Longer be in “Roommate”

2NE1 member Park Bom will be leaving the variety show “Roommate.” On July 24, Baek Jung Ryeol of SBS’s “Roommate” revealed that “Park Bom’s last appearance will be on July 27. She didn’t participate in the filming, so there was nothing for us to film of her. It is true that she is leaving the show.” News of Park Bom being investigated for smugg...

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YG Stars to Hit Singapore for 2-Day Concerts in September

YG Entertainment is bringing their mega stars PSY, BIG BANG, 2NE1, Epik High together with rookie group Winner to Singapore for “YG Family 2014 Galaxy Tour: Power in Singapore” for the very first time on September 13 and 14! The long awaited and much anticipated family concert is presented by YG Entertainment, Live Nation, Live Nation Lushington Singapore and ONE Production. Fans can n...

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Lady Gaga and YG Family to Headline “Now Festival” in Seoul

Pop star Lady Gaga and YG Family  have been confirmed to headline “AIA Real Life: Now Festival 2014.” This will be the first time artists from YG Entertainment took part in the music festival. It’s been revealed that team WIN B will also take part in the concert along with their other half WINNER and the rest of the agency (BIGBANG, 2NE1, PSY, Epik High, Lee Hi, Akdong Musician). The music f...

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2NE1 Performs for 17,000 Fans on First Day of ‘All or Nothing’ World Tour in Japan, Park B...

On July 5, 2NE1 opened up the first concert of the Japan leg of their second-ever solo world tour, “All or Nothing,” at Yokohama Arena for 17,000 fans in the audience. According to Japanese media outlet Sankei Sports on July 6, the members shared their excitement and said that they were happy to see everyone and wanted to have fun with them, as they performed a total of 21 songs. 2NE1 got the crow...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – July Week 1

Taeyang’s “Eye, Nose, Lips” is No. 1 for the third consecutive week!  Despite strong challengers, this song is still ranked at or near the top in all our chart sources. “Eye, Nose, Lips” won over San E and Raina’s duet “A Midsummer Night’s Sweetness” for a second week in a row, even though the gap is only 13 points this week. Congratulations to Taeyang once again. There are many changes in the res...

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Park Bom’s Real Age in Question by Korean Media – Miscalculation or Not?

Korean media is abuzz with questions of 2NE1 Park Bom’s real age, following the release of the newspaper article from 2000 that reported on the death of the 2NE1 member’s childhood soccer teammate and an article from 1998 that announced her (Jenny Park) winning the junior varsity coach’s award. The two newspaper clips were released following the controversy surrounding Park Bom’s 2010 attem...

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[UPDATE] Yang Hyun Suk Releases Statement Regarding 2NE1 Park Bom’s 2010 Drug Incide...

[UPDATE 07.01.14] YG Entertainment’s Yang Hyun Suk released a personal statement regarding the recent breakout on various Korean news outlets about 2NE1 member Park Bom having attempted to bring amphetamines to Korea. When asked why he is releasing a personal statement rather than an official one from YG Entertainment, Yang Hyun Suk explained that it is something that only he was told by Park Bom’...

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9 K-Pop Idols with All the Sass

Sass. It’s like hair on your toes. You’re either born with it, or you’re not. These idols were definitely born with it. Check out the list for 2AM’s Jo Kwon, SHINee’s Key, Brian, and many others (in no particular order)! jun2yng is a Soompi editorial intern who adores the sass. 1. CL (2NE1) If you have a song called “Baddest Female,” you’re going to ...

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Jo Se Ho’s Mother Comforts Park Bom on “Roommate”

On the latest episode of SBS’ “Roommate,” Jo Se Ho introduced his parents to his celebrity roommates. After making a sudden entrance to the house, the parents were warmly welcomed by the cast. Jo Se Ho’s mother prepared tasty dishes for everyone, winning over their hearts. To thank the parents for their caring actions, Park Bom gifted them with her favorite stuffed toy. Jo ...

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