17 Ways K-Pop Will Change Your Life Forever

There comes a time when there’s just no turning back. You can try to escape it, but in the end, your life will, invariably, be changed forever. By K-POP. Here’s how. jun2yng is a Soompi editorial intern for whom it is just too late. You will never look at the opposite sex the same way again.   No abs, no boyfriend. No abs, no girlfriend. Nothing looks weird to you anymore. Nothing...

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

Welcome back, Soompiers to another round of Instagram posts from your favorite K-Pop stars! Guess who hit the arcade this past week? Which hot duo reunited for perhaps new promotions? Got a chance to pet a panda? Takes a photo of stringy cheese he’s only seen in movies? Takes a love shot with the CEO of a famous entertainment company? Flip through the gallery to find out! 2NE1 member CL ta...

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EXO and 2NE1 Top Billboard’s Most Viewed K-Pop Videos in the US and Around the World...

Every month, the music site Billboard.com publishes a list of most viewed music videos both in America and the rest of the world. The list shows how different and similar in some ways viewers in America are with viewers in other parts of the world. For the month of May, Billboard.com lists EXO-K, EXO-M, and 2NE1 as powerful groups garnering a lot of views for their music videos both in America and...

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2NE1′s Park Bom and Park Min Woo Pull A Prank on Their Roommates

2NE1 member Park Bom and actor Park Min Woo recently pulled a hidden camera prank on their fellow roommates  On June 8, Park Bom and Park Min Woo revealed on SBS’s “Roommate,” “We’re planning to do a hidden camera prank. We’re curious about the reaction from the members.”  At the beginning of the episode, Park Bom reveals, “The oppas tricked me a lot. So I planned something pretty big. I also have...

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EXO’s Chanyeol Plays 2NE1’s “Missing You” for Park Bom, Watches “Overdose̶...

EXO’s Chanyeol showed his piano skills to 2NE1’s Park Bom on SBS’ “Roommate.” On the June 8 broadcast, Chanyeol played the piano for 2NE1’s song “Missing You” while Park Bom hummed along. Park Bom was amazed by Chanyeol and called him a “genius” after he confessed, “I’ve never learned to read sheet music, but I can listen to a song and play it.”  Additionally, the two idol singers collabora...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (June 1 – 7)

Welcome back, Soompiers, to another round of Instagram posts from your favorite K-Pop celebrities! Flip through the gallery to catch up on this week’s latest events! 15& member Jimin reunites with fellow “K-Pop Star” contestant Baek Ayeon for a small collaboration! 2AM member Changmin thanks fans for the wine! 2AM member Seulong with BoA at a Hermes show! 2NE1 member C...

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2NE1′s Park Bom and Actor Park Min Woo Take A Series of “Roommate” Selfi...

Girl group 2NE1 member Park Bom and actor Park Min Woo recently took an adorable series of “couple shots” while on the set of their variety show, “Roommate.”  On June 5, Park Bom uploaded on Instagram a series of photos she had taken with Park Min Woo with the caption, “Minwoo and Bom; we look great together, don’t we? I’m looking forward to this week’s ‘Roommate.’”  In the photos, both celebritie...

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