Happy International Left-Handers’ Day! Say Hello to These K-Pop and K-Drama Lefties!

August 13 is International Left-Handers’ Day! Today we celebrate the approximate 10 percent of the population who do things “the opposite way.” In the olden days, left-handedness was considered a sort-of abnormality and an indication of aberrant behavior. This explains why there are few South Koreans, particularly within the older generation, who are proudly left-handed, as many ...

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JYP to Release New Info Regarding New Male Idol Group Soon

Look like JYP Entertainment is starting the year off strong with a big announcement about their newest male idol group. On December 31 KST, a spokesperson for JYP Entertainment told TV Reporter, “Tomorrow JYP will be sharing big news about our newly formed male group.” Information about the group, its members and their debut date will be shared on JYP Entertainment’s official website and news port...

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Former JYP Artist Sohee will Appear on a Track from JYP’s Upcoming Boy Group

Sohee, from JYP‘s girl group “Wonder Girls,” will be featured on the debut album from JYP’s upcoming boy group, showing that the relationship between Sohee and her previous management agency are still on good terms. A source related to the management agency JYP Entertainment revealed the news to MyDaily on December 31. The source said, “Sohee will be featured on a son...

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JJ Project Behind The Scenes of “When A Man Loves”

Behind-the-scenes photos of JJ Project members JB and Jr. at the set of MBC drama series, “When A Man Loves” have been circulating the web.  On May 31, photos of JB and Jr. were shared from the set of the 17th episode of “When A Man Loves” that had aired on May 29. The boys are seen enjoying a birthday party that had been thrown for Shin Se Kyung’s character Seo Mi Do...

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Idols Choose the Best of the Best Amongst Themselves

Who really is the best dancer among idols? Or the best singer? Put your biases aside! The idols have voted and chosen among themselves who the best of the best really are. To celebrate their fifth anniversary, Sports Donga surveyed seventy current idols to vote for the best idol groups in five categories: Best Vocalist, Best Rapper, Best Dancer, Best Visual, and Best TV Presence. Each category was...

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[Video] 2012 K-Pop Group Debuts

Following up to our previous videos “History of  Boy Groups from 1996-2011” and “History of  Girl Groups from 1996-2011,” the 2012 version is finally here! In the videos, the groups are in listed order of their official debut. Last year was definitely a busy one for new groups as there were a total of 38 new boy groups and 41 new girl groups. Along with normal idol groups, ...

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