SHINee, 2PM, Infinite, SISTAR and More Rock the Stage at the LA K-Pop Festival

On April 12, the LA K-Pop Festival was held at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. The event was created to celebrate the 111th anniversary of Korean American immigration. Sponsored by KBS, this day long event started with a festival, featuring Korean food, dramas and of course, K-Pop! The main stage featured a K-Pop talent competition in which the winner would receive a trip to Korea and prize mon...

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SM Entertainment Taking Legal Action against Rumors Involving f(x)’s Sulli

On April 3, a representative of f(x)’s agency, SM Entertainment stated, “We are preparing to take legal action against the individual spreading malicious rumors about Sulli. We are currently gathering relative information.” It was confirmed that Sulli made a visit to the emergency room on March 28 and was treated from suffering a sudden abdominal pain. However, after the incident, malicious rumors...

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[Exclusive] Dynamic Duo Talks U.S. Concert, “House of Cards,” Their Long Frien...

Hi Soompiers! Dynamic Duo‘s Gaeko and Choiza recently sat down for an exclusive interview with Soompi before a meet-and-greet session at The George Washington University and their performance at the Kennedy Center for “One Mic: Hip-hop Culture Worldwide” in Washington, D.C. The two talked about performing in the capital of the U.S. for the first time, political television series ...

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Tickets for the Free LA K-Pop Festival Available Online this Saturday

With the LA K-Pop Festival a little more than two weeks away, it has been revealed that tickets will be distributed through Ticketmaster this Saturday at 10am PST on a first come, first serve basis (limit: 2 per person). While the concert is free, a small service fee for Ticketmaster is added. Physical Ticket Distribution will occur on Saturday March 29 at 10:00am PST at the HwaGae Traditional Mar...

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Lim Kim and Dynamic Duo’s Choiza to Collaborate for a Song

Dynamic Duo‘s Choiza and solo artist Lim Kim have joined their forces, or in this case voices, for an upcoming track by producer Philtre. This will be the two talented musicians’ first time to work together. The track is said to be a modern interpretation of the 90′s sound, and the lyrics will express the feelings that one experiences at the edge of love in a detailed manner. Rec...

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Actor Yang Dong Geun Makes Rap Comeback with “JAJAJA” Feat. Dynamic Duo and Cr...

Actor Yang Dong Geun made his comeback as a rapper under the name YDG. The hip hop rebel released the music video for the digital single titled “JAJAJA,” featuring Dynamic Duo and Crush.  “JAJAJA” is Yang Dong Geun’s first comeback in a year and two months since his last single “Father,” and is his first single under the representation of Polaris Entertainment. The actor/rapper participated in eve...

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Yang Dong Geun Releases Moody Teaser for JAJAJA

All you Korean Hip Hop fans are in for a treat. The multi-talented singer and actor, Yang Dong Geun is back and he has released a rather moody teaser for his new song “JAJAJA” featuring Dynamic Duo and Crush.  In the brief teaser, we are treated to an atmospheric panning shot that takes in the Seoul Cityscape with overlays declaring the song’s title, artist and featured artists. ...

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KBS America and Korean American Federation of Los Angeles to Host a Free K-Pop Concert In ...

KBS America and the Korean American Federation of Los Angeles will be joining together to host KBS’ music program, “Open Concert (L.A. K-Pop Festival)” to be held on April 12. It will be the biggest event in its history. On February 10, KBS America and L.A. Korean Association held a press conference announcing the free “Open Concert” to be held at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on April 12. The...

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