K-Pop Idols Participate in the Yellow Ribbon Campaign for the Sewol Ferry Disaster Victims

The past week has been a time of trial for Korea as the tragic Sewol ferry accident has shaken the country with hope, sorrow, and anger. Amid these times of hardships, celebrities have been taking part in the Yellow Ribbon Campaign by setting their sns profile images as or posting an image of a yellow ribbon. The Yellow Ribbon Campaign aimed to bring the mourning people of Korea together through t...

+ more

The Next Generation of K-Pop Idols in Dramas

With May rolling in, many idols have featured in the new spring dramas. Among the many idol actors, SISTAR‘s Bora, Rainbow‘s Woori, VIXX‘s Hong Bin, and BIG BANG‘s Seungri have created some buzz between  drama viewers. So how are they doing acting in major dramas? SISTAR’s Bora will feature as a North Korean defector in the upcoming SBS drama “Doctor Stranger.&...

+ more

Quiz: What Role Would You Play in a K-Pop Group?

Version 2.0 (Original) As fans we have all fantasized about what it would it be like to be a part of the idol world. Wouldn’t it be fun to be dolled up, wear the hottest clothes, and perform in front of thousands of adoring fans? If you were an idol, what role in the group would you play? Would you be the talented main vocal, the beautiful visual, or the responsible leader?  Take this quiz to find...

+ more

Sandara Park and G-Dragon Take a Goofy Shot Together

YG Family‘s Sandara Park and G-Dragon took a goofy picture together. This was posted through Sandara Park’s Twitter on which she also wrote, “GD and Top? No~ GD and San. We took this picture while waiting for our turn to perform at the Osaka Family Concert.” The picture shows Sandara Park dressed with a massive white ribbon on her and wearing a fake red-feathered moustache....

+ more

Sandara Park and Taeyang Take Adorable Photos with Haru

2NE1 member Sandara Park and Big Bang member Taeyang both took photos of their meeting with Tablo’s daughter, Haru! On April 13, Sandara tweeted a photo of her making V-signs with Haru along with the caption, “Harudara (Haru + Sandara Park)! Our pretty Haru~ with auntie Dara.”  Big Bang’s Taeyang also shared a photo he had taken with Haru on his Instagram account with the adorable caption, “My sup...

+ more

I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Apr. 6 – Apr. 12)

Welcome back Soompiers to another round of Instagram posts shared by your favorite stars! Guess who arrived in Los Angeles for their performance at the LA K-Pop Festival? Went to six flags to catch a roller coaster or two? Gave their autographed CD to GOT7 members Mark and Jackson? Wore matching Mickey mouse shirts? Flip through the gallery to find out! Minzy thanks fans for coming out to the &#...

+ more

T.O.P to Hold Photo Exhibition in Celebration of His Pictorial Book

BIGBANG’s T.O.P will be holding the “FROM TOP EXHIBITION” on May 1 through May 4 in celebration of the release of his first pictorial book at the JnB Gallery located at the Horim Art Center in Shinsadong, Seoul. “1st PICTORIAL RECORDS FROM TOP,” officially releases on April 9. The exhibition will be done in celebration of its release and will showcase diverse images of T.O.P along with additional ...

+ more

Yang Hyun Suk Jokingly Threatens Seungri

The April 7 episode of SBS’s “Good Morning Entertainment Special” met with the cast of the new drama “Angel Eyes,” where Big Bang‘s Seungri talked about YG Entertainment CEO Yang Hyun Suk‘s friendly piece of advice. In the drama, Seungri plays the role of Teddy Seo, a student from Texas who has a Chungcheong-do accent. Imitating Yang Hyun Suk’s famously nasal voice, he said, “‘You’re d...

+ more

I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Mar. 30 – Apr. 5)

Welcome back Soompiers, to another week of snapshots capturing the daily activities of various stars! Guess who shook hands with an m&m dispenser? Created their own version of the “Harlem Shake” using their own title track? Went on a fishing trip? Snuggled under a blanket with a fellow band member while watching TV on a rainy day? Flip through the gallery to find out! CL meets up...

+ more