“Quiz to Change the World” to Air Idol Special Featuring KARA, B1A4, and SISTAR

The members of KARA, B1A4, and SISTAR will be proving their variety show skills on an upcoming ‘idol special.’ On the August 23 broadcast of MBC’s “Quiz to Change the World,” a group of experts in various fields will be going against a group of some of the nation’s representative idols in an ‘Expert vs. Idol’ special. It has been reported that the two teams on the show went head to head in a talk ...

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B1A4 Shows a Glimpse into 24 Hours of Their Lives for W Korea Magazine

The five members of B1A4 revealed a side of themselves that has never been seen before for a pictorial in fashion magazine W Korea. W Korea spent a total of 24 hours with the group and was able to capture various aspects of B1A4’s time in Tokyo, Japan, as well as the behind the scenes story of their busy schedule, for the magazine’s September issue. After the group finishing up their performance a...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – August Week 3

There is another log jam on top of our chart this week, but SISTAR’s “Touch My Body” managed to stay on top for the second straight week.  This song scored another three music show wins on KBS Music Bank, M!Countdown, and SBS Inkigayo this past week. Despite not scoring as high as last week, it is still good enough to be our No. 1 song again. Congratulations to SISTAR. Only one point separates the...

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SISTAR Wins Triple Crown on Inkigayo + Performances from Taemin, Secret, Winner, and More

This week on SBS’ “Inkigayo,” it was SISTAR vs Block B vs Red Velvet for first place. Block B’s “HER,” Red Velvet’s “Happiness” and SISTAR’s “Touch My Body” competed against each other for no.1, with SISTAR winning. Congrats, SISTAR! This is their third win in a row for “Touch My Body” on “Inkigayo.”  See also: Red Velvet Nominated for No.1 on SBS’ “Inkigayo” Just Two...

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SISTAR Takes #1 on Music Bank + Performances by Taemin, Secret, HyunA and More!

On this week’s episode of KBS’ Music Bank, SISTAR beats Block B, taking home the win for “Touch My Body”! Congratulations! Taemin made his solo debut with “Danger,” while SECRET and TASTY made their comebacks with “I’m in Love,” and “Addiction,” respectively. Other performers of the night includes Red Velvet, B1A4, Block B, C-CLOWN, HyunA, BESTie, Ladies&#...

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Block B Wins #1 on This Week’s M! Countdown “2 Nights in LA” Special + Perform...

On this week’s M! Countdown “Two Nights in LA” special, Block B took home the win for “H.E.R”! Congratulations! This episode was filmed during KCON 2014 at the Los Angeles Memorial Spots Arena in Los Angeles. The convention, which drew in over 42,000 attendees over the course of two days, is the largest Hallyu event in the United States. Mnet America will be broadcasting the concert on...

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B1A4 Releases Dance Practice for “Solo Day”

After making their comeback a month ago, B1A4 has finally revealed their dance practice for “Solo Day.” “Solo Day,” which is  is a country pop track, features a calm yet cute choreography. At the end of the video, we are treated with more behind the scenes footage of the members who are playfully singing together before having a meal. This past weekend B1A4 performed at M!Countdown&...

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[Recap] Top 10 of Our Favorite Moments From KCON 2014′s “M! Countdown Two Nigh...

K-Pop was in the center of attention this weekend in Los Angeles for the third annual KCON convention, the largest gathering of “All Things Hallyu” in the US. Of course, the weekend could not end without performances from an amazing lineup of everyone’s favorite artists, a roster list spanning from KCON veteran G-Dragon to crowd-pleasing newcomer BTS. In honor of the ten spectacular pe...

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Happy International Left-Handers’ Day! Say Hello to These K-Pop and K-Drama Lefties!

August 13 is International Left-Handers’ Day! Today we celebrate the approximate 10 percent of the population who do things “the opposite way.” In the olden days, left-handedness was considered a sort-of abnormality and an indication of aberrant behavior. This explains why there are few South Koreans, particularly within the older generation, who are proudly left-handed, as many ...

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