“Infinity Challenge” Music Festival Episode Rakes in High Ratings

MBC variety program “Infinity Challenge” saw a rise in ratings during this week’s Music Festival special broadcast, holding a firm lead on the top position amongst Saturday variety programs. According to the October 13 report by Nielsen Korea on viewership ratings, October 12’s “Infinity Challenge” had a nationwide 14.4% rating, an increase of 2.1% points from the previous week’s broadcast (...

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“Infinity Challenge” Music Festival Date Finally Decided

The nation’s most loved variety show, MBC’s “Infinity Challenge,” has set the date for its biennial music performance. The festival is scheduled to be held on October 17 with a night club theme. Producer Kim Goo San revealed to news outlet OSEN, “If everything goes as planned, we will film the show on the 17th, and the episode will air on the 26th.” He added, “As there are always...

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Who Did G-Dragon Partner Up with for “Infinity Challenge Night Club Festival”?

The dice has been rolled, the mystical crystal has spoken and finally the partners for this year’s hotly anticipated “Infinity Challenge Night Club Song Festival” have been decided. The list of partners are a mix of safe choices, greatly anticipated choices, and doubtful choices, but you can hardly call the partners boring and you certainly can’t call the selection process ...

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[Recap] Love Makes Us Look Picture Perfect – We Got Married 070613

On this episode of “We Got Married,” Jo Jung Chi and Jung In seek the advice of their fellow musicians, Go Joon Hee and Jinwoon get physical, and Taemin and Son Na Eun reenact scenes from the movie “Twilight.“   Love makes us picture perfect – This is your Soompi WGM recap! (If you missed it, here is last week’s WGM recap: Marrying the Jealous Type.) Last week the couples were given ...

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It’s All a “Mystery” for YB in New Music Video

Rock band YB has released the music video for “Mystery,” the title song for their ninth studio album, “Reel Impulse.” Yesterday, the group revealed a teaser image that portrayed a mysterious man sitting in the middle of the forest. The man turned out none other than member Yoon Do Hyun sporting long hair and spectacles, looking almost unidentifiable. He continues the look i...

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Actress Gong Hyo Jin Suffers from Blushing Disorder After Filming “Crush and Blush”

Recently on KBS Cool FM’s “Kim C’s Music Show,” which aired on May 6, actress Gong Hyo Jin appeared as a special guest. When asked to choose one of her previous works she thinks she could do better if she did it again, Gong Hyo Jin picked “Crush and Blush (Miss Carrot).” DJ Kim C then asked, “In the movie, the main character had a chronic blushing disorder. Do you also have this problem?” Gong Hyo...

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Celebrities and Their Historical Doppelgangers

When a photo of actor So Ji Sub and famous Joseon Dynasty scholar Yi Hwang cropped together emerged last year, everyone buzzed about their uncanny resemblance.   However, So Ji Sub isn’t the only celebrity with a historical doppelganger. There are actually quite a few celebrities who could possibly pass as descendants – or clones – of former monarchs, scholars, artists, and more!...

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