Sung Si Kyung, Kim Heechul and Sandara Park Confirmed as SBS “Gayo Daejun” MCs

Sung Si Kyung, Kim Heechul and Sandara Park have been confirmed as MCs for SBS’s “Gayo Daejun!” On December 18, SBS made the official announcement confirming this year’s “Gayo Daejun” MC lineup, which includes Sung Si Kyung, Super Junior member Heechul and 2NE1 member Sandara Park. With Sung Si Kyung being a familiar face with the gift of glib, Kim Heechul prized for his quick wit and host of expe...

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2NE1’s Dara Wants to Act as a Mute Character in a Tragic Story

2NE1’s Dara expressed her desire to act as a character that contrasts greatly from her image. On the December 14 broadcast of KBS2TV’s “Entertainment Weekly,” Dara expressed her dreams to be an actress. During the interview, the singer stated, “I have a dream to be a lovely actress. I would like to act in a tragic story as a woman who has developed aphasia.” In addition she expressed, “People say ...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2013 – December Week 2

Sistar’s Hyorin grabs all the headlines on this week’s chart as both of her title songs “One Way Love” and “Lonely” moves into the top 10, with “One Way Love” up 18 spots all the way to No. 1, just edge out last week’s top song 2NE1’s “Missing You.”  Congratulations. Known as one of the best vocalists among female idol group members, Hyorin recently released her first solo album “Love ...

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2NE1’s CL: “I Have No Regrets Towards My Nude Scene”

2NE1’s CL discussed her role in the eye raising nude scene that had been filmed for “Missing You’s” music video. On the December 14 broadcast of KBS2TV’s “Entertainment Weekly,” 2NE1 were welcomed with a special guerilla date interview. Among the topics discussed, the group’s charismatic leader, CL, was asked about her participation in the nude scene for 2NE1’s new music video. In regards to her n...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Dec. 8 – Dec. 14)

A round-up of all the best K-Pop Instagram photos.   This week’s edition features: Nicole getting ready to meet the fans; Jia showing off her shy side; the 2NE1 girls being 2NE1; Taeyeon‘s excited face; and much more!   K-Pop idols as they want you to see them.   Click through the gallery and enjoy!  The lovely Jia shows off her shy side.  Who wants a kiss from Jia? MinJackson Hyelim g...

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Tumblr Releases List of Most Reblogged K-Pop Groups of 2013

With 2013 almost ending, various websites have been posting “year in review” posts and Tumblr is one of them! The website recently just released a list of the most re-blogged K-Pop groups this year. This is based from the number of searches done per artist. The number one most re-blogged K-Pop group was, to no one’s surprise, EXO. 2013 has been a very successful year for them with their hits...

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2NE1’s Park Bom Wants to Invite Lee Min Ho to 2NE1 Concert

2NE1’s Park Bom revealed she is a fan of actor Lee Min Ho who is starring in the SBS drama “The Heirs.” On December 12, 2NE1 appeared as special guest on the “Superstar Special” segment of KBS 2FM’s “Lee So Ra’s Music Plaza.” The members of the group displayed their volubility and their honest personalities. On the radio show DJ Lee So Ra asked, “If you could invite one male celebrity to 2NE1’s co...

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Dazed Digital’s Top 10 K-Pop Picks of 2013 Dominated by YG Entertainment Artists

Big Bang members G-Dragon, T.O.P, and Taeyang as well as 2NE1’s CL scored positions with solo tracks on Dazed Digital’s top ten K-Pop picks of 2013, earning YG Entertainment artists four out of ten places on the list. Dazed Digital is the website of English fashion magazine Dazed & Confused. Dazed Digital posted their “Top Ten K-Pop of 2013” article on December 11, highlighting ten K-Pop track...

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