Lady Gaga and YG Family to Headline “Now Festival” in Seoul

Pop star Lady Gaga and YG Family  have been confirmed to headline “AIA Real Life: Now Festival 2014.” This will be the first time artists from YG Entertainment took part in the music festival. It’s been revealed that team WIN B will also take part in the concert along with their other half WINNER and the rest of the agency (BIGBANG, 2NE1, PSY, Epik High, Lee Hi, Akdong Musician). The music f...

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Find out Who is Behind the Image Making of Girls’ Generation, 2NE1, and Other K-Pop ...

Although they seem charming on stage, many idols have been assisted in creating their images. According to image consultant Han Gyu Ri, celebrities she had consulted received assistance on how to magnify their presence on stage. From artists such as BIGBANG, Girls’ Generation, 2NE1, Lee Hi, and Kang Seung Yoon, Han Gyu Ri has helped singers to shine on stage while complimenting their members...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Mar. 9 – 15)

Another eventful week has flown by! What are some of your favorite K-Pop highlights from this week? Many K-Pop stars shared on Instagram how they celebrated White Day, a special holiday one month after Valentine’s day, where females usually present chocolate gifts to men or women! One K-Pop star made her own candy for White Day, another expressed a semi-serious longing to be a daddy someday,...

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Cho Yong Pil, EXO, Yellow Monsters, and More Win Awards at the 11th Annual Korean Music Aw...

On February 28, the 11th Annual Korean Music Awards recognized musical accomplishments of artists who released albums in 2013. Veteran singer Cho Yong Pil won Song of the Year and Best Pop Song for his song “Bounce,” which was featured in his 19th album, “Hello.” Singer-songwriter Yoon Young Bae won Album of the Year, Best Modern Rock Album, and Best Modern Rock Song, for his 3rd album, “Dangerous...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Feb. 9 – 15)

 Happy Valentine’s Day, Soompiers!  Another week has flown by, and it’s time to catch up with our favorite K-Pop stars! How did you spend your past week? Were you by any chance watching the Sochi Winter Olympics with Super Junior’s Donghae and JYJ’s Jaejoong? Did you travel abroad somewhere and take lots of pictures for memories like Davichi’s Kang Min Kyung? Did you ...

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Dara and Lee Hi Enjoy Big Bang’s Concert

YG entertainment artists sure know how to support each other. On January 25, 2NE1’s Sandara Park posted a photo on her Twitter that showed she had enjoyed Big Bang’s concert. The photo was posted with the message, “Watched Big Bang’s concert with Hi. Cool, cool, cool! Happy, happy, happy! Fun, fun, fun~ The performance this time around was also..well do I need to say anything? It’s Big Bang! Just ...

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Lee Hi Appears on K-Pop Star Season 3, Shows off a More Mature Look

Lee Hi appeared on the January 19 episode of SBS’s “Survival Audition: K-Pop Star Season 3” and talked about how she felt when she was auditioning during the show’s first season, relating to the current participants as their senior.  This was the first time in a while that Lee Hi had appeared on television, and she was looking as mature as ever, much different from when she was a contestant ...

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YG Lines Up Comebacks and Debuts for 2014

Taeyang’s solo album, PSY, BIGBANG, rookie groups WINNER and Akdong Musician, 2NE1 and Lee Hi. With all these YG Entertainment artists getting ready to release new music,  Yang Hyun Suk is said to be in the midst of setting up the comeback and debut lineup for 2014. Sunbaes first or rookies? Who will be the first to light the fuse for “YG’s explosive comeback”? We originally heard that Taeyang’s s...

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Lee Hi’s Slimmer Face the Result of Continued Dieting? Netizens Don’t Think So

YG Entertainment‘s “Monster Rookie” Lee Hi delighted audiences with her live performance of “Rose,” which quickly shot up to the number 1 spot within an hour of release earlier this year!  Lee Hi performed on December 29 at “2013 SBS Gayo Daejun,” which was broadcast live. Despite being only 17 years old, Lee Hi looked sophisticated and mature as she sung about being ...

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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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