B1A4 to Continue Their “Road Trip” in Asia

B1A4 is all set to continue their “Road Trip” across Asia! After a successful run in Shanghai last August 31, the group will wrap up the Asia leg of their tour in Manila. The boys will be having their “Road Trip” concert in the Philippines on September 6. From there, they’ll be moving out of Asia and across the globe. The group began their “Road Trip” concert series in Taipei last August then move...

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B1A4, Gong Hyo Jin, and Jay Park Model for Hat’s On

Stylish hat brand Hat’s On has released their latest fall collection, and B1A4, Gong Hyo Jin, and Jay Park have appeared in a pictorial promoting the brand’s new accessories. Showcasing a new type of snapbacks called “folding cap,” Hat’s On’s latest photo shoot with the stars are simple and cute, as each celebrity models the accessories in their own unique way. ...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – August Week 4

After getting close with many of their past hits, Block B finally scores their first ever No. 1 song on our chart this week with “HER.” This song won on M!Countdown last week and was also consistently among the top songs in all our sources. “HER” narrowly edged out the champion of the past two weeks, SISTAR’s “Touch My Body” by eight points to win the top spot this week. Block B was voted by our f...

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“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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Soompi K-Pop Idol Rap Battle: Round 2

Welcome to Round 2 of the Soompi K-Pop Idol Rap Battle! The first round was a motley assortment of battles, some of them being complete runaway matches (T.O.P vs. HyunA, G-Dragon vs. Jung Hana), with no question as to the clear winner, and others with less of a split (CL vs. Rap Monster, Bang Yong Guk vs. Ilhoon). Still, some of the matches were neck and neck all the way (Jackson vs. Yong Junhyung...

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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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