KARA’s Gyuri Addresses Upcoming Show to Choose New KARA Members, Apologizes to Fans

KARA’s Park Gyuri expressed her honest thoughts about the recruitment of new members to the group. On May 12, Gyuri left a message for fans on her personal Twitter, confessing her apologetic feelings to fans about the changes that will be made to the group’s members. “It seems that our fans always get hurt. I am sorry.” She continued, “There are many hurtful things being said about the group’s lif...

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KARA to Recruit New Members Through Reality Show

Popular girl group KARA will be recruiting new members. On May 12 KARA’s agency DSP Entertainment announced that KARA will have new members join its current roster of Park Gyu Ri, Han Seung Yeon, and Goo Hara. DSP stated that “after discussing to lengths with the current KARA members Gyuri, Seungyeon, and Hara, we have decided to recruit new members. While looking for a suitable method...

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Take a Sneak Peek of Han Seung Yeon’s First Appearance on “Jang Bo Ri Is Here&...

Kara‘s Han Seung Yeon will soon make her appearance on the MBC drama “Jang Bo Ri is Here.” The recent images showed the singer being welcomed by her mother at the Incheon Airport. Yet by the looks of it, it seemed that Han Seung Yeon’s character won’t be receiving much of a warm welcome.  In the upcoming May 4 episode, Han Seung Yeon will appear as actress Geum Bo Ra...

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K-Pop Idol Group Infographic 2014

It has been more than two years since the first K-Pop Idol Group Infographic. Instead of continuing to name all the groups that have made their debut, this time we focus on the top 25 boy groups and top 25 girl groups. All information used features the members from within these 50 groups and was finalized on May 1, 2014. (click image for larger size) With so many groups out there, it definitely t...

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Goo Hara Shows Off Her Blinding Beauty for Oakley Sunglasses

Taking over the spot previously occupied by industry seniors Lee Hyori and BoA, KARA‘s Goo Hara has been chosen as the new spokesmodel for Oakley. The first photoshoot took place earlier this month on April 7, and Goo Hara put her modeling skills to great use under the concept title “Who is myself?”  While the fashionable sunglasses are supposed to be the star of the photos, the ...

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K-Pop Girl Group Fandom Ranking: Girls’ Generation, A Pink, Wonder Girls, and More

Media outlet MBN TV has recently released the rankings of second-generation girl groups by fandom size according to the numbers shown on their respective fan cafes. As of April 24, 2014, the rankings are as follows: 1. Girls’ Generation (2007) – 245,447 2. A Pink (2011) – 86,596 3. Wonder Girls (2007) – 80,579 4. 2NE1 (2009) – 74,090 5. f(x) (2009) – 62,316 6. Girl...

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KARA to Hold First Fan Meeting as Three-Member Group

Girl group KARA (Park Gyuri, Han Seungyeon, Goo Hara) will be holding fan meetings for the first time as a trio. On May 24, KARA will be meeting with fans at the Seoul Blue Square Samsung Card Hall, and on June 1, the group will be hosting the fan meeting at the Nippon Budokan in Tokyo. The meeting will be held in celebration of the third anniversary of “Kamilia Day.” This will be KARA first offic...

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Former KARA member Jiyoung Takes Selca in London

Former KARA member Jiyoung recently gave fans a status update through Instagram! On April 15, Jiyoung shared a selca on Instagram with the brief caption announcing her arrival saying, “Hello, I’m here.” In the photo, Jiyoung appeared to be strolling around the streets of London before deciding to take a cute selca with a V-sign. It was the first update Jiyoung had given fans since she arrived in L...

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Kara’s Gyuri Holds a Surprise Fan Meeting in Brazil

Girl group Kara’s Gyuri recently held a surprise fan meeting by herself in Brazil. On March 24, Gyuri left for Brazil to film the new SBS variety program, “SNS Expedition: UP for Now,” where she traveled around San Paolo, Rio, Iguazu, etc. On April 4, she announced on her Twitter that she would be holding a fan meeting that she herself prepared. Before the Kara leader left for Brazil, of ten wish ...

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