“Superstar K” Will Be Back Next Year with Season Six

Mnet’s Kim Ki Woong (content producer) recently announced that “Superstar K,” currently caught up in controversy, will definitely be back next year. There had been a lot of talk about the legitimacy of “Superstar K” after Brad Moore of last year’s winning band, Busker Busker, revealed a lot of behind-the-scenes information about the show in an American interview. Kim Ki Woong said, “It’s not a mat...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2013 – October Week 3

The top two songs remain the same this week as Busker Busker’s “First Love” is No. 1 for a second week in a row with another very high score. This song again is nearly unanimous atop of many rankings. Lim Chang Jung’s “About Me” remains at No. 2. There are five new songs in the top 10 this week.  The highest brand new debut is Block B’s “Very Good” at No. 3.  This song is coming from Block B’s thi...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2013 – October Week 2

There are big changes in the top 10 this week. Both the top two songs are coming from outside of the top 10 last week. Busker Busker’s “First Love” defeats Lim Chang Jung’s “About Me” to become our new No. 1 song. It marks the second time this year two non-idol artists claimed the top two spots on our chart. The last time was in July Week 3 when Dynamic Duo’s “BAAAM” won over Lee Seung Chul’s “My ...

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Brad Moore of Busker Busker Reveals All About “Superstar K”

Brad Moore of Busker Busker recently held an interview with American webzine “Noisey,” where he released a lot of telling information about the Korean audition program “Superstar K” and what goes on behind-the-scenes. He revealed information like how people are cast for the show, and how royalties work for their songs, among other things. While these issues are generally accepted as convention in ...

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G-Dragon, EXO, Cho Yong Pil, Lee Jong Suk: Who Will Be 2013’s Top “Style Icon”?

Returning “King of Singers” Cho Yong Pil, icon-of-everything G-Dragon, trend idols EXO, 21st century gentleman  Lee Jong Suk… Amongst these nominees, who will be this year’s top “Style Icon?”” The “2013 Style Icon Awards (2013 SIA)” revealed all 50 nominees on October 2. The concept for this year’s “Style Icon Awards” is a special existence, namely, a style icon who possesses out...

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KBS Music Bank 10.04.13 – Busker Busker Wins With “Love, At First”

The winner of K-chart this week was Busker Busker with “Love, At First,” beating G-Dragon’s “Crooked.” Congratulations Busker Busker! Other exciting performances today were by Block B, Seo In Young, FT Island, BTS, Song JiEun, K-Hunter, Tiny-G, F-ve Dolls, Ladies Code, BTOB and many more. Next week will feature comeback performances by T-ARA, MYNAME, IU, SHINee and N...

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