9 K-Pop Idols with All the Sass

Sass. It’s like hair on your toes. You’re either born with it, or you’re not. These idols were definitely born with it. Check out the list for 2AM’s Jo Kwon, SHINee’s Key, Brian, and many others (in no particular order)! jun2yng is a Soompi editorial intern who adores the sass. 1. CL (2NE1) If you have a song called “Baddest Female,” you’re going to ...

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Check Out 15& and Their Hilarious #Hashtag Interview!

Young female duo 15& (Park Ji Min, Baek Ye Rin) recently held a fun #hashtag interview, where they picked select keywords and interviewed themselves. The duo talks about their new song, music video, and their relationship with each other. They also show off their special talents! Check out the interview below, and find out why Park Ji Min and Baek Ye Rin are #BFFs, as well as see Park Ji Min’s...

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15& Drops Second Teaser for First Studio Album

Female duo 15& (Park Ji Min and Park Ye Rin)  dropped an album highlight teaser, giving fans a better idea of the first studio album’s overall sound. The album contains ten tracks in total and the title track is titled “Sugar.” The upbeat rock and jazzy hybrid number is composed by Shim Eun Ji who also wrote a few more songs on the upcoming album and has previously worked with the duo for thei...

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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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[Live Blog] 2013 SBS Gayo Daejun – Redefining The Meaning Of Extravagance

Welcome to Soompi’s live recap service! We’re trialling a new system to bring you better coverage of the end of year award ceremonies, so please bear with any hiccups tonight :) Let’s have some fun with this! If you would like to know more about the 2013 SBS Gayo Daejun, please read our live blog introduction page here. Follow the live recap up top, and join in on the live chat below! We welcome y...

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JYP Entertainment Reveals Length of Contracts for 2PM, miss A, and Others

JYP Entertainment delivered its third quarter results recently, and revealed concrete details about the length of its artists’ contracts. In the middle of November, JYP Entertainment’s released its 3rd/4th quarterly report through the Financial Supervisory Service’s Electronic Disclosure System. Earlier in June, JYP Entertainment, a listed company, and JYP, unlisted, signed a merger contract, mean...

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15&’s Park Ji Min Joins “Fire of Goddess, Jung-Yi” Drama OST With “I Love You”

MBC’s drama “Fire of Goddess, Jung-Yi” unveils another original soundtrack. On September 10, the drama released “OST Part 4. I Love You.” Sung by 15&’s Park Ji Min, the track is an expression of Kwang Hae’s (played by Lee Sang Yoon) endearing love for Jung-Yi (played by Moon Geun Young). “I Love You” is written by Wasabii Sound and composed by the former along with Seo Yoo Seok. Park Ji Min jo...

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