[Recap] Soompi Weekly Roundup – July Week 4

All the important Korean Entertainment news from this week in one place: This is your Weekly Soompi Roundup!  Director Kim Jong Hak‘s death has been ruled as suicide by the authorities. He was the director of classic dramas such as “Sandglass,” “Eyes of Dawn,” and “The Legend.” His most recent drama was “Faith.”  Se7en, Sanchu, and five other celebrity soldiers hav...

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PSY, 2NE1, G-Dragon, SHINee, HyunA, and Other K-Pop Artists Nominated for World Music Awar...

Numerous K-Pop artists have once again been nominated for the World Music Awards, the international awards show that annually honors recording artists based on worldwide sales. For 2013, PSY, 2NE1, G-Dragon, HyunA, and SHINee have been nominated for several awards and more, along with other K-Pop stars.  PSY is a nominee in five categories: World’s Best Song, World’s Best Video, World&...

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f(x) Loves Red in “Rum Pum Pum Pum” Teaser

f(x) fans, are you ready? On July 22, the girls released a video teaser for title track “Rum Pum Pum Pum” from their second studio album “Pink Tape.” All the girls show off their individual charms, but fans have remarked on the visual transformation of Krystal dying her hair red and Luna sporting jet black hair. “Rum Pum Pum Pum” will be a pop dance track with an addictive electric guitar sound an...

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[Recap] Soompi Weekly Roundup – July Week 3

All the important Korean Entertainment news from this week in one place: This is your Weekly Soompi Roundup!  The Ministry of Defense has had enough of celebrity scandals and decided to get rid of the special PR unit for celebrity soldiers. Baek Ji Young is a good mentor and came back to the social networking world to support new singer Yoo Seung Eun. She will also be making a comeback in Septe...

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