Block B Reveals First Still Cut from “Jackpot” Comeback MV

Boys of Block B are about to make a comeback! Although not an official teaser, the first still cut of the music video was revealed by their agency on April 8.  As expected, Block B has gone for an out-of-the-box, unique setting. The members can be seen riding their bikes at an abandoned amusement park, and a young girl seems to be running away from the cool guys. It has been revealed that the girl...

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4Minute Wins #1 on Spring Special of M!Countdown + Performances by Crayon Pop, 2PM, MBLAQ,...

This week’s M! Countdown is the Spring Special edition, which was held at the Yokohama Arena in Japan! On this episode, 4Minute went up against Lim Chang Jung and eventually took home the #1 trophy with “Whatcha Doin’ Today?“! Congratulations to the girls! Crayon Pop, M.I.B and LEDApple held comeback stages for their songs “Uh-ee,” “CHISA’BOUNCE̶...

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Block B to Star in Their Own Live Reality TV Show, “5 Minutes Before Chaos”

Male idol group Block B is taking a stab at ‘idol taboos.’ On April 10, the group will appear in the first episode of their live reality TV show Mnet 3-Screen “Block B’s 5 Minutes before Chaos,” where they will be setting up hidden cameras, doing various missions, etc. With the pranks and missions, Block B will be boldly strolling into territory that idols usually want to avoid: confirming rumors ...

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Mnet “Dirty Talk” Compares Idol Rappers Zico and G-Dragon

On the second episode of Mnet variety show “Dirty Talk” aired on March 27, the panelists discussed the subject of whether BIGBANG’s G-Dragon or Block B’s Zico is the better rapper. In order to properly compare the two, the show had prepared a chart of idol rapper rankings currently making its rounds on an online community forum. According to the chart, Zico ranks at number one, with G-Dragon in se...

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Block B to Visit Florida, Washington, DC, and New York for First US Tour

BBCs in the US, you’re in for a treat! Block B just announced their first US showcase tour, “Block B Showcase Live in USA“! In June of this year, Block B will be visiting New York (June 22), Washington, DC (June 24) and Florida (June 27) for a showcase tour organized by Jazzy Group US. Tickets will go on sale at ticketmaster.com or livenation.com on March 22, 2014 at 10AM CST. Fa...

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G-Dragon, Taeyang, f(x) and More to Perform at “Simply K-Pop Tour 2014 in Shanghai&#...

On March 22, a large-scale K-Pop concert, “Simply K-Pop Tour 2014 in Shanghai,” will be held at the Shanghai Mercedes-Benz Arena in China. The “Simply K-Pop Tour 2014 in Shanghai” will feature a total of 12 artists: BIGBANG’s G-Dragon and Taeyang, f(x), Crayon Pop, U-KISS, Rainbow, Block B, VIXX, A-JAX, C-Real, Kan Mi Youn, and Jjun. The organizers are planning a grand, three-hour concert with a v...

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[Video] First Music Show Wins for Idol Groups

Winning a music program (Show Champion, Mnet M!Countdown, KBS Music Bank,  MBC Music Core and SBS Inkigayo) is one of the major hurdles for a K-Pop group to get over on the path to becoming a top group. While popular acts make it look easy with their large fan bases, it is definitely a tough struggle for rookie groups to get enough attention. If you aren’t familiar with how these shows go, the hos...

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