Akdong Musician’s “M! Countdown” Win Posted Online Due to Sewol Ferry Tr...

Akdong Musician won their first live music program award! On April 17, Akdong Musician took first place on Mnet’s “M! Countdown” with their hit track, “200%.”  However, the results were instead posted on Mnet’s official website since no episode was broadcast to pay respect to the victims and their loved ones affected by the Sewol Ferry tragedy.  A Pink came in second place as the competitor for fi...

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12 Must-Listen Songs for Spring Fever!

Spring is here! It should be. If not, something’s wrong! Like your location. Wherever you are, in the spirit of beautiful weather, whether you have it or not, here are some great songs to get you in the swing of things! Check it out: 10cm, Eric Nam, Akdong Musician, and more! jun2yng is a Soompi intern who loves spring, she thinks? Maybe? At least it’s better than summer.  Acoustic C...

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Akdong Musician’s “Galaxy” Ruled Unfit for Broadcast by KBS

KBS has been on a roll lately. On April 16, it was revealed that KBS banned one of Akdong Musician’s songs, “Galaxy,” from the duo’s debut album “Play.” The reasoning was that the lyrics of the song include the word ‘galaxy’ a total of nine times, which could potentially lead listeners to think that it is an endorsement for the Samsung brand of the same name. MBC and SBS, however, did not fi...

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Akdong Musician Sweeps Music Charts with “200%” Throughout the Week

Sibling duo, Akdong Musician, has taken No.1 on various music charts and continues to remain strong on the charts. As of 11AM KST April 14, “200%,” the title song of Akdong Musicians first album, “Play,” has taken the No.1 spot on various music charts including Melon, Mnet, Olleh Music, Soribada, Genie, Monkey 3, Naver Music, Daum Music, and Bugs. “200%” is a track with a lively and rhythmical mel...

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