All Comebacks Delayed (Block B, T-ara’s Jiyeon, G.NA, Fiestar, Lena Park, Junggigo) ...

Due to the ferry tragedy that occurred on April 16, many comebacks, debuts, and album releases planned for this week and next have been delayed. Artists Block B, T-ara’s Jiyeon, G.NA, Fiestar, Lena Park, and Junggigo have officially announced that their various music releases have been pushed back indefinitely out of respect for the tragedy that has gripped the nation and its citizens.  Bloc...

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Soompiers’ Pick: Good-Looking K-Pop Idol Managers

In addition to the five K-Pop idol managers that were nominated as the best looking through the SBS MTV’s “The Show,” we asked Soompiers which other idol managers they thought were good looking too. Here are some of our fellow Soompier’s picks. Teen Top‘s manager Shinhwa‘s (specifically Eric) manager, Kim Bo Geun Shinhwa‘s (specifically Hyesung) manager, Han Tae Hak Supe...

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Top 5 Best Looking K-Pop Idol Managers

Recently on the March 18 episode of SBS MTV’s “The Show,” a special section featured the people behind the scenes of the K-Pop idols we love, their managers. Idol mangers support their artists in a variety of ways: arranging their schedules, promoting, running errands, and even being their bodyguard. Good-looks aren’t required, but those who have it gather a little fan base...

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Cheska To Leave FIESTAR, Group Will Continue on as Five Members and Release Album in April

Girl Group FIESTAR has revealed on their official Facebook page today that Cheska would be leaving the group. Furthermore, Jei, Linzy, Hyemi, Yezi, and Cao Lu will continue on as a five member group with plans to release an album at the end of April. Cheska, who is described as the group’s “cutie pie from the US (Alabama)” is also known for wearing a nose ring. Her last activity ...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Mar. 9 – 15)

Another eventful week has flown by! What are some of your favorite K-Pop highlights from this week? Many K-Pop stars shared on Instagram how they celebrated White Day, a special holiday one month after Valentine’s day, where females usually present chocolate gifts to men or women! One K-Pop star made her own candy for White Day, another expressed a semi-serious longing to be a daddy someday,...

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Which K-Pop Star Shares Your March Birthday?

Happy birthday to all the March babies out there! This month features the birthdays of K-Pop stars such as Girls’ Generation‘s Taeyeon, FTISLAND‘s Lee Hong Ki, Infinite‘s Hoya, 2NE1‘s Park Bom, B.A.P‘s Bang Yong Guk  and also actresses Kim Tae Hee and Park Min Young. Don’t forget to tell us which K-Pop star shares your birthday in the comments section below!  ...

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How Did Foreign Idol Stars Spend Lunar New Year?

According to Korean tradition, Lunar New Year is a day when people dress in hanbok (Korean traditional clothing), gather with family, and eat ddukguk (rice cake soup). It could get a little lonely for the foreign idols. So how exactly did some foreign idols spend their Lunar New Year? Half of the members of rookie group GOT7 are foreigners. Mark is from the U.S., Jackson is from Hong Kong, and Bam...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Jan. 26 – Feb. 1)

We’re back with another update of your favorite K-Pop stars and the moments they’ve chosen to share with fans on Instagram! This week was dedicated to wishing everyone a happy lunar new year, spending time with your loved ones, sharing memories from being on tour, thanking close friends and even your boss for an amazing gift, surprising members with a birthday cake, kicking it with oth...

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