Ailee Becomes New Face for Carbonated Beverage and Records CF Song

Female soloist Ailee is the new face for Donga Otsuka’s carbonated beverage Oran C. A representative from Donga Otsuka made the statement, “We decided on Ailee because her explosive and appealing vocal ability, cute personality, and healthy image suits with being an Oran C model.” Ailee will also sing for the commercial. The popular drink has been well-loved since the 1970s and only top singers li...

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Ailee to Join New Variety Show, “Rules of the City”

Singer Ailee will be joining the cast of the new SBS variety program, “Rules of the City.” Entertainment broadcast official Baek Jung Ryul  said at a meeting for the show, “Ailee, who spent her school years in the United States, will bring a new atmosphere to the show, working along side Kim Sung Soo, Jung Kyung Ho, Lee Chun Hee, Baek Jin Hee, and Royal Pirates, who are currently filming.” Baek al...

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Kim Jae Joong, Girl’s Day, B.A.P and Others to Perform for WAPOP Concert in Daegu

The “WAPOP K-Dream Concert (Wow Asia Pop, Korea Dream Concert)” will be held at Duryu Park Baseball Stadium in Daegu from March 21-23. The concert is held in conjunction with the Daegu E-World Cherry Blossom Festival, and will feature performances by popular K-Pop artists.  The lineup consists of ZE:A, Son Dam Bi, Girl’s Day, B.A.P, Ailee, Hello Venus, Dal Shabet, 4Men, AOA, Boys Republic, B...

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MBC Music Core 03.08.14 – 400th Episode Special

Special performances today by TVXQ, Girls’ Generation, EXO, SISTAR, miss A, CNBlue, T-ara, SECRET, Ga In, Tae Jin-a, Koyote, B1A4, Girl’s Day & Boys Day(BTOB’s Min Hyuk, NUEST’s Ren, VIXX’s Hong Bin, A-JAX’s Seung Jin), After School &  Kahi, Sunmi, Ailee (Live show over. Check the other pages to watch the performances on YouTube). Check out the other pages for YouTube videos o...

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“Music Core” to Celebrate 400th Episode with Special Performances by the MCs, ...

MBC‘s music show, “Music Core” will air its 400th episode today on March 8. “Music Core” aired its first episode on October 29, 2005, and has gone 399 episodes since then. To celebrate this special event, the show will several special stages. MCs of the show, SHINee‘s Minho and actress Kim So Hyun will throw it back to the 90s with a special cover of Chuli and M...

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[Updated +Peniel] Kevin, Eric, Ailee, Amber, Min, and James Have the Best K-Pop Twitter Pa...

It all started with this picture: U-Kiss‘ Kevin, along with Royal Pirates‘ Moon, had recently joined Eric Nam as one of the regular MCs on the English variety show “After School Club.” After a filming of the show, these two handsome K-Pop idols took a very cute picture together. It wasn’t long before Ailee made a comment, starting up a conversation about how they need...

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Hip Hop Duo Baechigi Is Planning a Comeback for Later This Month

Hip hop duo Baechigi, who was second overall on the charts in 2013 with “Shower of Tears,” is making their first comeback since about a year and two months ago. Only second to PSY’s “Gentleman,” “Shower of Tears” featuring Ailee was in the top 50 for 14 weeks straight, and was #1 in number of downloads among all of the songs released in 2013 in Korea. According to a music industry official on Marc...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – March Week 1

Soyu and Jungigo’s “Some” not only repeated as No. 1 on our chart this week, but it becomes the first song in more than five and a half years to achieve a perfect score of 1000 points.  The last song did it was Lee Hyori’s “U-Go-Girl” back in August Week 3 of 2008.  “Some” swept all the music shows last week and was also topped both GAON and Billboard Korea. It is still winning on music shows this...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – February Week 4

We have a new No. 1 this week!  “Some,” a duet between SISTAR’s Soyu and R&B artist Junggigo, jumps from No. 26 all the way to the top spot this week, overtaking our three-week champion Girl’s Day and their “Something.”  Soyu has become a favorite duet partner for male K-Pop artists as this is the third time she’s helping a relatively unknown male artist to get into the spotlight. In 2012, Soy...

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