Stress and Burden for Girl Groups Preparing Aerobic Routines for New Years’ “Idol Star Oly...

Apparently, there is much stress and burden for the upcoming New Years special of “Idol Star Olympics.” Many are familiar with the program as they get to see their favorite K-Pop idols battle it out on the sports arena. However, agencies can only sigh a breath of concern as their artists begin preparing for the possibly injury filled event. MBC’s upcoming “Idol Star Olympic” will record on Januar...

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2013 SBS Gayo Daejun Performances

This year’s SBS Gayo Daejun was likely the most anticipated of all the year end music festivals, having many hyped up special stages. Girl’s Day and A Pink exchanged song, as they performed “No No No” and “Expectation.” Pre-deubt boyband SEVENTEEN joined their label mate Hello Venus for “Do You Want Some Tea.” TaeTiSeo and EXO members performed ̶...

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[Live Blog] 2013 SBS Gayo Daejun – Redefining The Meaning Of Extravagance

Welcome to Soompi’s live recap service! We’re trialling a new system to bring you better coverage of the end of year award ceremonies, so please bear with any hiccups tonight :) Let’s have some fun with this! If you would like to know more about the 2013 SBS Gayo Daejun, please read our live blog introduction page here. Follow the live recap up top, and join in on the live chat below! We welcome y...

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[Gallery] T.O.P, Taecyeon, Han Hyo Joo, Goo Hye Sun and More for the 18th BIFF Opening Cer...

Fall is officially here and this can only mean one thing: the Busan International Film Festival! On October 3, the opening ceremony for the 18th Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) was held where a plethora of radiating movie stars stepped on the red carpet. The BIFF is one of Asia’s most significant film festivals but it is also infamous for producing many headlines for actress’ ...

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Kye Bum Joo Releases Music Video for “Something Special” Starring Block B̵...

Singer and music producer Kye Bum Joo (also spelled as Kye Bum Zu) released the music videos for two of his songs off his newest mini album, “Something Special.” Both videos were shared through the Loen Entertainment YouTube channel with subtitles.  The first music video is of his introduction song, “Hello I’m Bum Zu.” This short R&B song allows Kye Bum Joo to sin...

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[Gallery] A Day in New York City With Hello Venus

On September 19, girl group Hello Venus recently hit the streets of New York city to go sightseeing for the Chuseok holidays! They took photos and personally updated their official Facebook account so that fans could follow them on their exciting trip minute-to-minute. From trying delicious pastries at SoHo to exploring Central Park, the girls appeared to have had a blast! This past weekend, the g...

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[Recap] The 2013 Idol Athletics, Futsal and Archery Championships Part 2

Yesterday we brought you the first part of our the 2013 Idol Athletics, Futsal and Archery Championships recap. We saw gold medals being awarded for several events including the 100m sprint, the 200m power walking female relay and the team male archery events. Today we will see the conclusion to the male futsal event, female team archery event and the rest of the athletics field events. Just in c...

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[Recap] The 2013 Idol Athletics, Futsal and Archery Championships Part 1

Today is finally the day. It’s one of the biggest idol events on the calendar. Yes the Chuseok holiday is when the biannual Idol Athletics Championships finally goes on air to thousands and thousands of eager viewers just waiting to see how their favorite idols performed during this major event. This time they have added a new competition in the form of “futsal.” For people that ...

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More Idol Groups Give Their Chuseok Video Greetings

With the Chuseok (Thanksgiving) holiday week underway, many more idol groups have been releasing their special greeting videos. BEAST, MYNAME, LC9, SKARF, LED Apple, Hello Venus, VIXX, Jewelry, Nine Muses, ZE:A, and Crayon Pop are featured in this latest batch. Previously, videos from FNC Entertainment (FT Island, CNBLUE, Juniel, AOA) and Starship Entertainment (K.Will, SISTAR, Boyfriend) were als...

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Hello Venus Shares BTS Video of Practices for First Solo Concert

Girl group Hello Venus held their first solo concert in Seoul back in June and shared a behind the scenes video of their practices through their official YouTube channel. The video starts off with member Yoo Ara talking about how even though the practice was difficult, she did find herself enjoying the time. It also shows her diligently practicing her singing. Member Yoonjo was voted as the member...

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