miss A’s Suzy and 2PM’s Junho Donate 80 Million Won in Total for Sewol Ferry Relief Effort

JYP Entertainment’s artists Suzy (miss A) and Junho (2PM) join a long list of celebrities who have donated to help support the victims and their families of the Sewol ferry tragedy. It’s been belatedly reported that Suzy quietly donated 50 million won (about 50 thousand USD) on April 22, which went to Community Chest of Korea. JYP Entertainment revealed that they were unaware of her kind gesture. ...

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[Soompi Shop] Autographed CD Charity Sale for Sewol Ferry Relief Effort

Dear Soompiers, Many who have tuned into Korean entertainment the past week know about the devastating tragedy that took place on Wednesday, April 16. Many high school students were on board looking forward to their fun four day holiday in Jeju Island, but never made it when the Sewol ferry capsized at Jindo Island. The Soompi staff got together to see how we can make a difference and help familie...

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10 K-drama Couples You Would Like to See Reunited

K-dramas mostly don’t do season 2s, leaving fans cold and whimpering only with their dreams of a possible reunion of their favorite TV couples. With a few old drama couples, like Jang Nara and Jang Hyuk, Lee Dong Wook and Lee Da Hae, Nam Sang Mi and Lee Jun Ki, seeing reunions recently, many fans are left to imagine the possibilities for their own favorite couples.   Which drama couples, lea...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Apr. 13 – Apr. 19)

 Welcome back Soompiers to another week of snapshots from your favorite stars! Can you guess whose outfit was inspired by T.O.P’s “Doomdada” music video concept? Which celebrity went to Santa Monica? Thanked fans for treating staff with snacks? Took a photo with Michael Jackson‘s Hollywood star?  Flip through the gallery to find out! 2NE1 member Dara‘s look is inspi...

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Suzy of miss A Lightly Injures Ankle, Proceeds with Asia Tour Concert

It was reported today, April 13 KST, that Suzy of miss A injured her ankle yesterday in Beijing, China. miss A held a concert in Beijing at the Thinkpad Space venue on April 12 as part of their Asia Tour. While going up to the stage, Suzy fell, shocking fans. After the concert, there was immediately a flood of pictures on various Chinese SNS sites of Suzy’s right ankle bleeding while she kep...

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Park Jin Young Ranks No.1 For Revenues Earned from Music Copyright for Three Years Straigh...

Singer and producer, Park Jin Young was named the composer with the most revenue from music copyright for three consecutive years. On April 8, the Korean Music Copyright Association released a report, “2013 Composer Revenue Aggregate,” Park Jin Young was reported to have received the most revenues from his music copyright. He has received this title for three years straight since 2011. 2013 was no...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Mar. 30 – Apr. 5)

Welcome back Soompiers, to another week of snapshots capturing the daily activities of various stars! Guess who shook hands with an m&m dispenser? Created their own version of the “Harlem Shake” using their own title track? Went on a fishing trip? Snuggled under a blanket with a fellow band member while watching TV on a rainy day? Flip through the gallery to find out! CL meets up...

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Kim Soo Hyun and Suzy Are Voted Top Celebrities People Want to Go on a Cherry Blossom Date...

Their popularities are never ending as actor Kim Soo Hyun and miss A‘s Suzy were voted the top celebrities whom people wanted to hold hands with and go to the Cherry Blossom Festival together. The online research site, Research Panel Korea, asked its female members which stars they would choose to in such scenario. Out of 11,674 members, Kim Soo Hyun was voted as the top male celebrity, and ...

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