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...

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2NE1 Thinks Yang Hyun Suk Likes BIGBANG and WINNER Better

On April 3, the members of 2NE1 were guests on MBC FM4U’s “Kim Shin Young’s Hope Song at Noon.” DJ Kim Shin Young asked the members of 2NE1, “Is 2NE1 Yang Hyun Suk CEO’s favorite group?” 2NE1 answered, “No.” Park Bom said, “He seems to care a lot about WINNER these days. He also cares a lot about BIGBANG too.” Kim Shin Young commented, “I like WINNER. They’re doing well,” expressing her fond towar...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Mar. 23 – 29)

Happy spring, Soompiers! It’s time to catch up with the latest Instagram posts from your favorite stars! Can you guess which star claimed the Kipling doll as their new doppleganger? Could care less for scorpion candy? Delighted fans by striking a hilarious pose involving a “poop” toy? Took home a “Most Influential International Artist” award?  Flip through the gallery...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Mar. 16 – 22)

We’re back with more Instagram posts from your favorite K-Pop stars! Guess which K-Pop celebrity started promoting their first drama, “Angel Eyes“? Challenged a band member to a battle of live-action “Street Fighter”? Gave an interview for their newest single, “Ride Me“? Took the best selca? Traveled with their group to Vietnam? China? Flip through the gal...

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Skrillex’s Album “Recess” with Title Track Featuring G-Dragon and CL Tops iTun...

American DJ Skrillex’s new album, “Recess” with title track “Dirty Vibe“ featuring BIG BANG’s G-Dragon and 2NE1’s CL is topping the iTunes charts around the world. According to iTunes Chart for the U.S. on March 19, Skrillex’s “Recess,” is ranked No. 2. Skrillex is a world renowned Dubstep DJ. Title track “Dirty Vibe” has an addictive beat and flashy sound. G-Dragon and CL’...

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PSY Is in the Final Stages of New Album

Offbeat, comedic singer PSY is reported to make an April comeback. According to a report in a local news agency, buzz surrounding PSY’s comeback has attracted attention both in and out of the music industry.  PSY’s management agency, YG Entertainment is reported to have said on March 18, “The comeback is not yet officially confirmed, but he is currently working on the final prepa...

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2NE1: “We’re Running Behind When It Comes to Dating”

The members of girl group 2NE1 evoked laughter when they stated, “We’re running behind when it comes to dating.” On March 14, 2NE1 held an interview session at a hotel in Yeouido, Seoul in celebration for the release of their second full album, “Crush.” When posed with a question relating to dating, they answered, “We acknowledge. We’re running behind.”  CL remarked, “There are many oppas in our c...

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PSY, G-Dragon, Taeyang, Teddy, and Lee Yong Hak Pose for a Group Photo

Lee Yong Hak, the producer behind girl group D-Unit, recently uploaded a photo on his Instagram account. In the photo, he is seen with PSY, BIG BANG’s G-Dragon and Taeyang, as well as YG producer Teddy. With the studio behind them, the five individuals displayed their distinctive charms through their poses.  The meeting of the five music makers is arousing curiosity since it has been announced PSY...

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2NE1’s CL Participated in PSY’s Upcoming MV Because of Snoop Dogg?

YG Entertainment fans will have another reason to anticipate PSY’s comeback. On March 12, it was revealed that CL also participated in the filming of labelmate PSY’s upcoming music video along with Snoop Dogg and Big Bang’s G-Dragon. One of the staff on site for PSY’s music video filming shared that CL wasn’t originally planned to appear in his music video. She heard news that Snoop Dogg was filmi...

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