Jung Yong Hwa Sends a Selca Greeting From Chile

Jung Yong Hwa, actor and member of CN Blue, sent his Lunar New Year greeting from Chile. On February 1, Jung Yong Hwa posted on CNBlue’s official Twitter, “Hello, this is Yong Hwa! Our world tour ended today in Chile. Chile fans are the best!” “Thank you to everyone who cheered for us and for our world tour. Thank you for making our 25th and 26th year filled with happy memories, and I hope it will...

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FNC Entertainment’s “Cheongdamdong 111” Is Popular in China

tVN’s reality show, “Cheongdam-dong 111,” which features various FNC Entertainment artists, is earning mass popularity in China!  On November 29 and 30, “Cheongdam-dong 111” was the top search on Weibo according to a compiled number of searches totaling over 100,000. On the same chart, SBS’s “The Heirs” came in third place for number of searches and “Reply 1994” in fourth place. Even in competitio...

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Sung Si Kyung Wishes He Was a Member of CNBlue?

Ballad singer Sung Si Kyung recently expressed his jealousy of CNBlue‘s Jung Yong Hwa, or the fellow singer’s popularity among young students to be exact.  On November 17 broadcast of SBS “1 Night, 2 Days,” the singer headed to Goseong County of Gyeongsang Province with two elementary school students from Mara Island. One of the girls named Soo Hyun revealed that she is a f...

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CNBlue, FT Island, Crayon Pop and Other Idol Groups Cheer on Students Preparing for Colleg...

It is that time of the year again when Korean high school seniors are facing suneung, also titled the Korean Scholastic Ability Test (SAT). This year, the exam will take place on November 7 and all of Korea can be expected to slow down from 8:40AM until 6:30PM, when the students will be solving questions on subjects such as Korean, English, Mathematics, Science, and Foreign language. Preparing for...

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Park Shin Hye and Lee Min Ho Are Close Friends in Real Life

October 7 was the day of the press conference for the new SBS drama “Heirs” starring Park Shin Hye and Lee Min Ho. The drama is set to air on the October 9. The conference took place at the Patio 9 Hotel in Seoul. On that day, Park Shin Hye spoke, “I first met Lee Min Ho back in 2009 when we were modeling for a make-up brand. It was too bad that as soon as we got comfortable with each other, the s...

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New Albums And Singles Preview – 2013 August Week 4

Teen Top mini-album Vol. 4 – Teen Top Class (August 26) 01 Teen Top Class02 Rocking03 Don’t I04 Oh! Good05 Date06 Rock Star (feat. Maboos) Purchase This Album Teen Top returns with a brand new mini-album, “Class” this summer. There are a total of six songs including the title track, “Rocking.” It is an exciting dance track with strong beats and club sounds. Other numbers include medium-tempo hip-...

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SBS Inkigayo Half-Year Special 07.14.13

Today’s episode of Inkigayo was a half year special to recap many of the great hits we have heard the last six months. Performances were by Hyori, SHINee, K.Will, 2NE1, Infinite + F.P.M, Baechigi, 4Minute, SISTAR, CN BLUE, Lee Hi, B1A4, After School, VIXX, Huh Gak & Eunji, and Girl’s Day. Girls Day, who had won their first ever music show win for last weeks no show, started off the...

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[Gallery] Girls’ Generation, CN Blue, Lee Min Ho and Many More Attend VIP Premiere o...

Can a VIP premiere be any more star-studded than this one? On July 9, the VIP premiere for “Mr. Go” was held at the COEX Megabox theaters in Seoul, where star after star streamed onto the red carpet to pose and show support for the film. “Mr. Go” is a co-production between Korea and China. The leading lady of the film is the lovely Jiao Xu from China and the leading male is...

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[Soompi Music Chart] 2013 Half Year Top 10 K-Pop Songs

The first half of 2013 has passed and it is time to review the top K-Pop songs during this first six month period. I did a summary scoring for the 26 weekly K-Pop music charts here at Soompi, based on the same scoring methods we use for the year end Soompi Gayo Awards: each song’s accumulated score is factored by its chart position, the weekly competition, and season of which it is released (with ...

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