Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – July Week 2

Our weekly music chart has undergone a major change starting this week.  To make our chart more reflective of what is hot internationally, we are introducing “Soompi Airplay” as 15% of our chart score.  “Soompi Airplay” reflects the relevance of each artist by measuring the frequency of their coverage on Soompi each week.  We feel that this adds our own flavor to the music chart rather than just s...

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Brian, 4Minute’s Gayoon, C-Clown’s Kangjun and More in “Off to School” Poster Video

Television channel jTBC has uploaded a behind-the-scenes video featuring Fly to the Sky’s Brian, 4Minute’s Gayoon and other stars of the forthcoming entertainment show, “Off to School.” The video shows the group of celebrities, which also includes C-Clown’s Kangjun, posing for a promotional photo shoot in school uniform. “Off to School” will follow stars’ adventures as they attempt to spend a wee...

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BEAST, IU, Girl’s Day, ZE:A, Fly to the Sky, Baek Ji Young, and More to Perform at MBC’s &...

It has been confirmed that many big names, including BEAST, IU, and Girl’s Day will be attending the ‘Hope Concert’ organized by MBC. This year will mark the fourth ‘Hope Concert’ to take place and it is scheduled to be broadcast on television this coming July 11 at 1:10 PM (KST). The entire lineup is drawing attention, as it includes not only some of the most popular idols...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – July Week 1

Taeyang’s “Eye, Nose, Lips” is No. 1 for the third consecutive week!  Despite strong challengers, this song is still ranked at or near the top in all our chart sources. “Eye, Nose, Lips” won over San E and Raina’s duet “A Midsummer Night’s Sweetness” for a second week in a row, even though the gap is only 13 points this week. Congratulations to Taeyang once again. There are many changes in the res...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – June Week 4

Taeyang remains on top for the second straight week with “Eye, Nose, Lips.”  Even though it did not score have a perfect score like last week, “Eye, Nose, Lips” continues to rack up music show wins as it was No. 1 on M!Countdown, Music Bank, and Inkigayo.  Congratulations to Taeyang. The number song 2 this week is “A Midsummer Night’s Sweetness,” which is a collaboration between rapper San E and A...

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Brian, 4Minute’s Gayoon and Other Stars Return to School for jTBC Show

Fly to the Sky’s Brian and 4Minute star Gayoon will take part in a new school-themed entertainment show for jTBC, entitled “I’m Going to School.” The show will also feature actor Sung Dong Il, Koyote member Kim Jong Min, rock veteran Yoon Do Hyun and model Hye Park, as well as other stars of Korean entertainment. Shooting has already begun on the project, which will see the stars go back to high s...

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