Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – April Week 3

A Pink’s “Mr. Chu” comes from outside of the top 10 and moves up 16 spots to become our new No. 1 song this week!  This song swept all the music shows last week and easily won over Lee Sun Hee’s “Meet Him Among Them.”  Orange Caramel’s “Catallena” rounds out the all female top three this week. “Mr. Chu” is the title track of A Pink’s 4th mini album, “Pink Blossom.”  It is a cute pop dance so...

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Quiz: What Role Would You Play in a K-Pop Group?

Version 2.0 (Original) As fans we have all fantasized about what it would it be like to be a part of the idol world. Wouldn’t it be fun to be dolled up, wear the hottest clothes, and perform in front of thousands of adoring fans? If you were an idol, what role in the group would you play? Would you be the talented main vocal, the beautiful visual, or the responsible leader?  Take this quiz to find...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Apr. 13 – Apr. 19)

 Welcome back Soompiers to another week of snapshots from your favorite stars! Can you guess whose outfit was inspired by T.O.P’s “Doomdada” music video concept? Which celebrity went to Santa Monica? Thanked fans for treating staff with snacks? Took a photo with Michael Jackson‘s Hollywood star?  Flip through the gallery to find out! 2NE1 member Dara‘s look is inspi...

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CL Gives Herself Uneven Bangs Before Going Onstage for “GLACEU”

2NE1 member CL recently gave herself an impromptu haircut before going on stage! On April 17, stills from CL’s “GLACEU Vitamin Water” advertisement shoot were revealed! In the photos, CL sports a different style of bangs. Before going onstage, CL appears to be checking herself in the mirror once more before deciding to go for a radical change of hairstyle- that is, cutting her bangs for an edgy an...

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Sandara Park and G-Dragon Take a Goofy Shot Together

YG Family‘s Sandara Park and G-Dragon took a goofy picture together. This was posted through Sandara Park’s Twitter on which she also wrote, “GD and Top? No~ GD and San. We took this picture while waiting for our turn to perform at the Osaka Family Concert.” The picture shows Sandara Park dressed with a massive white ribbon on her and wearing a fake red-feathered moustache....

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Sandara Park and Taeyang Take Adorable Photos with Haru

2NE1 member Sandara Park and Big Bang member Taeyang both took photos of their meeting with Tablo’s daughter, Haru! On April 13, Sandara tweeted a photo of her making V-signs with Haru along with the caption, “Harudara (Haru + Sandara Park)! Our pretty Haru~ with auntie Dara.”  Big Bang’s Taeyang also shared a photo he had taken with Haru on his Instagram account with the adorable caption, “My sup...

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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...

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2NE1 Takes China By Storm With “All Or Nothing” World Tour Concert

2NE1 successfully took the stage at its “All Or Nothing” world tour concert in Shanghai. On April 11, 2NE1 performed at the Shanghai Grand Stage. The group began their concert with “Crush.” The members appeared on stage wearing gold uniform-like outfits and captured the audience with their charisma. 2NE1 continued the show with powerful performances of “Fire,” “Clap Your Hands,” and “Pretty Boy” a...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Apr. 6 – Apr. 12)

Welcome back Soompiers to another round of Instagram posts shared by your favorite stars! Guess who arrived in Los Angeles for their performance at the LA K-Pop Festival? Went to six flags to catch a roller coaster or two? Gave their autographed CD to GOT7 members Mark and Jackson? Wore matching Mickey mouse shirts? Flip through the gallery to find out! Minzy thanks fans for coming out to the &#...

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2NE1’s Park Bom Cheers for Lee Dong Wook and His Drama

2NE1’s Park Bom cheered for her “Roommate,” actor Lee Dong Wook. On April 10, Park Bom Tweeted, “Everyone, I watched ‘Hotel King’ episodes 1 and 2 exactly four times. Why? Because Dong Wook oppa is in it. But he looks very different from the roommate oppa I know. He seems to have charisma with his big and bright eyes. It was a bit strange, but the drama is fun!”  She added, “As a fan of ‘Hotel Kin...

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