EXO-K, KARA, SISTAR, 4Minute, VIXX, Block B, Ailee, B.A.P, GOT7, and More to Heat Up ‘2014...

The fifth ‘2014 Hallyu Dream Festival’ will be opening up on September 28 at Gyeongju Civic Stadium. On September 1, it was announced that the festival’s amazing lineup will consist of a total of 22 different teams, including EXO-K, KARA, SISTAR, 4Minute, VIXX, BTOB, Block B, Ailee, Secret, B.A.P, Crayon Pop, T-ara, Dal Shabet, Topp Dogg, F.Cuz, GOT7, BESTie, Dick Punks, LU:KUS, HALO, Red Velvet, ...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – August Week 5

A rookie artist is taking our chart and the Kpop world by storm this week! YG Entertainment’s prized new male group WINNER impressively scores their first No. 1 song on their debut hit “Empty.” Amazingly, WINNER did it in just two weeks as “Empty” moves up from No. 12 last week.  The song won on SBS Inkigayo, KBS Music Bank, and M!Countdown last week. Just like their labelmate senior BIGBANG, WINN...

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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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Winner Competes Against Itself for Another Win + Inkigayo Performances from BTS, Kara, Ora...

This week on SBS’ “Inkigayo,” it was Secret vs Winner vs Winner for first place. Secret’s “I’m in Love,” Winner’s “Empty” and Winner’s other title track, “Color Ring,” competed against each other for no.1, with Winner’s “Empty” winning. Congrats, Winner ! “Inkigayo” also provided a comeback stage for BTS (“Danger“), Kara (“So Good” + “Mamma Mia“), an...

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I Heart It: K-pop Instagram (August 17 – August 23)

Welcome back, Soompiers to another week full of adorable K-Pop Instagram posts to kick start your weekend! Aside from contributing to the awareness of ALS or Lou Gehrig’s Disease, check out what your favorite artists were busy doing the past week by flipping through this gallery! 2NE1‘s Dara goofs around with Johnny Depp–the wax version!–while in Bangkok for the All or No...

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Block B Takes First Music Core Win With “HER”

Block B takes their first ever win Music Core with “HER” this week! Congrats! SISTAR took second place this week with “Touch My Body” while rookie group WINNER was third with “Empty.” Today’s show had Taemin‘s solo debut stage with “Danger.” Comeback stages were by Kara, Orange Caramel, BTS and Sunny Hill. More performances on the show today feature...

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MBC Music Core 08.23.14 – Comeback Performances by Kara, Orange Caramel, BTS, Taemin...

♬ Comeback Stage - KARA 『So Good』,『MAMMA MIA』 - ORANGE CARAMEL 『My Copycat』 - Rose Motel 『That’s Not My Style』 - SunnyHill 『Monday Blues』 - BTS 『Danger』 ♬ First Solo Debut - TAEMIN 『Danger』 ♬ Hot Stage - Block B 『H.E.R』 - SECRET 『I’m In Love』 - Red Velvet 『Happiness』 - LADIE’S CODE 『KISS KISS』 ♬ Sound-HOLIC - Boys Republic 『Dress Up』 - 100% 『Beauty U』 ♬ New Song - Park Bo Ram (fe...

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Grazia Magazine Releases “Fashion King Korea 2″ Cast Pictorial Including Zico...

Recently, the cast of “Fashion King Korea 2” was featured in a photo spread for Grazia, including Hong Jin Kyung, Jo Se Ho, Kwanghee, Clara, Sunmi, Yoo Jin Seo, Block B’s Zico and P.O, designer Han Sang Hyuk, Go Tae Yong, Kwak Hyun Joo, Song Hae Myung, Choi Bum Suk, Yang Hee Min, and Ro Gun. The celebrities each partnered with a designer, in order to put their unique styles on display. In an inter...

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