Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2013 – August Week 1

For the fourth straight week we have a new No. 1 song.  Despite staying quiet for the first half of 2013, Ailee picks up where she was left off last year and scores her second chart topping hit with “U&I.” This song was No. 1 on KBS Music Bank’s K-Chart two weeks in a row. Congratulations to Ailee. There are four new songs in the top 10 this week. We start at No. 2 with Infinite’s latest hit “...

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Which K-Pop Stars Share Your August Birthday?

Were you born in the month of August? Then you might share your birthday with three of the “Running Man” members, Girls’ Generation’s Tiffany, Jang Geun Suk, or Big Bang’s G-Dragon. From Super Junior to A Pink, we’re sending birthday wishes to more than 30 K-Pop stars and actors! Do you know which two actors share the same day and year for their birthday in August? What do U-Kiss and L...

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T-ara with Davichi and Skull Unveil “Bikini” Music Video Ahead of Single Relea...

Now six-member group T-ara has released the music video for “Bikini” ahead of the official digital single release on August 1.  “Bikini” is produced by “Double Sidekick” and combines the voices of T-ara and Davichi with the addition of Skull’s rap.  The music video features actresses Lee Ha In, Song Eun Chae, and Choi Soo Eun wearing bikinis in sync with the title of the song. In this ...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2013 – July Week 4

We have another new No. 1 song this week, meaning that every week in July had a different song on top of our chart.  It is not unexpected as the competition is most fierce in the middle of summer.  A Pink scores their first ever No. 1 song on our chart with “NoNoNo,” moving up from No. 4 last week. Despite this song ranking behind 2NE1’s “Falling In Love” on most of our sources, it has a big edge ...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2013 – July Week 3

For the second straight week, a non-idol artist claims the No. 1 spot on our chart. Hip-hop group Dynamic Duo scores their first ever No. 1 song with “BAAAM.”  This song is the title track of Dynamic Duo’s seventh album “Luckynumbers.” This additive number features Muzie of UV. “BAAAM” is about a man under control by a charming woman that makes him feel miserable. Dynamic Duo debuted back in 2004 ...

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Davichi Donates Food to Children in Need

Davichi recently donated rice for children in need, according to Asia Today. On July 10, a representative from their agency, Core Contents Media, said, “Davichi’s newest single, ‘It’s Because I Miss You Today,’ has turned out to be more popular than we expected, so a portion of the proceeds will be donated to help those in need.” Davichi members Lee Hae Ri and Kang Min Kyung separately donated 100...

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New Albums And Singles Preview – 2013 July Week 1

Apink mini-album Vol. 3 – Secret Garden (July 9) 01 U You02 Nonono03 Lovely Day04 I Need You05 Secret Garden06 Nonono INST Purchase This Album Apink returns one year later with their third mini-album, “Secret Garden.” Through this album, fans will be able to see the girls’ innocence. The title track is “Nonono,” a healing song which is expected to give listeners comfort and hope and courage. Othe...

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Davichi Returns with “Missing You Today” MV

Female duo Davichi has released the music video for “Missing You Today” through the Core Contents Media official Youtube channel. “Missing You Today” is a medium tempo acoustic track from Davichi’s latest digital single album, “Summer Memories.” The song is composed by Choi Kyu Sung, who has worked with the talented duo before. When Kang Min Kyung and Lee ...

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Kang Min Kyung Puckers Up for Her Latest Catch

Davichi member Kang Min Kyung recently shared photos with fans from her latest trip to the sea. On June 28, Kang Min Kyung tweeted some photos shot from a boat with the caption, “It’s because I want to see you today, 7.4″ The caption appears to be referring to their upcoming single “Summer Days‘ Memories.” In the photos, Kang Min Kyung holds up her catch- two sm...

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