SM Artists Heat Up 2014 Hong Kong Dome Festival

SMTOWN fans in Hong Kong don’t need to wait until August for the SM Town Tour because their favorite SM artists will be coming to them earlier this summer to perform at the “2014 Hong Kong Dome Festival” on July 1. For the past years, BoA and f(x) have joined the festival, and this year, they’re bringing with them more SM artists including Super Junior M, EXO-K, INFINITE, a...

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EXO Finishes Up Another Successful Concert in China

EXO, who set out on their first solo concert tour, “EXO FROM. EXOPLANET #1 – THE LOST PLANET,” has successfully wrapped up their concert in Wuhan, China. On June 14, EXO wowed over 10,000 fans with their dynamic music and performance, as well as their impressive stage production, and earned an explosive response from the audience. The group got the crowd going with a variety of songs, from t...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – June Week 2

Fly To The Sky’s “You You You” repeats as No. 1 this week with another high score. This song scored a win on KBS Music Bank last week and was the only song to rank consistently among the top from all our chart sources.  Congratulations! Just below “You You You” is the duet track “Your Scent” by Gary and Jung In, moving up 20 spots to No. 2.  This is not the first collaboration between the two arti...

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EXO and 2NE1 Top Billboard’s Most Viewed K-Pop Videos in the US and Around the World...

Every month, the music site Billboard.com publishes a list of most viewed music videos both in America and the rest of the world. The list shows how different and similar in some ways viewers in America are with viewers in other parts of the world. For the month of May, Billboard.com lists EXO-K, EXO-M, and 2NE1 as powerful groups garnering a lot of views for their music videos both in America and...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – June Week 1

Veteran male duo Fly To The Sky claimed the top spot on our chart this week with “You You You,” moving up from No. 19 last week.  Many first generation Kpop artists are coming back recently, Fly To The Sky being one of them.  The duo last released their 8th album in 2009 with “Corner” went to No. 2.  Members Brian and Hwanhee have been working as solo artists since then.  They finally reunited and...

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T-ara’s Jiyeon and EXO’s Chanyeol Participated in the Same School Uniform Modeling Contest...

A video of T-ara’s Jiyeon and EXO’s Chanyeol participating in a school uniform modeling contest in 2008, before their debut, has been revealed. On the June 4 broadcast of MBC Every1’s “Weekly Idol,” Jiyeon appeared as the guest for this week, as she has recently made a solo debut. During the show, MC Jung Hyung Don mentioned meeting T-ara for the first time on an MBC variety show called “Bouquet,”...

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EXO Will Be Performing “Overdose” with All 11 Members on Music Shows This Week...

Get ready to see all 11 members of EXO on music shows this week, as they are preparing to perform a special “Overdose” stage together! Through Mnet’s “M!Countdown” on June 5, MBC’s “Show! Music Core” on June 7, SBS’ “Inkigayo” on June 8, and various music programs, EXO-K and EXO-M will come together to showcase a special performance of “Overdose.” It is expected to attract a lot of attention, as a...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – May Week 5

The top two songs exchanged place from last week, with Junggigo’s “Want You” moving up a spot to No. 1 and EXO-K’s “Overdose” dropping to second.  It was another close battle between these two songs as they were separated only by nine points this week. Junggigo was able to win it this week as “Want You” has stronger showings on all independent charts, despite “Overdose” sweeping the music shows fo...

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