K-Pop Olympics!

Haha yes yes yes I know, how corny can we get. Combine the Olympics and K-Pop? (Variety shows are doing it!) I’ve been spending my nights watching the Olympics, especially judo woot! I came to the realization that a lot of K-Pop dances involve some sort of motion that is reminiscent of Olympics sports! Of course, I couldn’t find a lot of cookie cutter examples but there were a few good ones. So he...

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Rain Writes Letter to Fans, R2B Actors, and Director

Rain wrote a letter for fans, the director of the film he appears in “R2B: Return to Base” (Hereafter, R2B) and the other actors in the film. The letter was revealed during an event to promote R2B on July 31. He began with, “Since one year and 5 months ago, I remember spending those hot summer days at the air base and military air force academy. It only seemed like yesterday but I am so deeply mov...

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K-Pop Songs to Make Love To!

Previously I had a conversation with friends, because I was curious about Korean songs that can make a “romantic atmosphere.” (Yes the title says “Make Love” as in literally make love, romance!) Most Korean songs contain lyrics that talk about love, but it is hard to find idol songs that might make a romantic atmosphere while you are eating steak in the candlelight, drinking a glass of wine togeth...

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Rain and MBLAQ’s Lee Joon Receive Love Calls from Hollywood Director

On July 2, MBLAQ’s Lee Joon attended the VIP screening for “The Raven” at the CO-EX Megabox in Gangnam to show support for director James McTeigue, whom he had worked with in 2009 while starring as Rain’s (Jung Ji Hoon) younger counterpart in “Ninja Assassins.” When he heard that “The Raven” was going to be released in Korea, Lee Joon happily volunteered to promote the film domestically. Hence, he...

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MBLAQ’s Lee Joon Wants to be a Murderer…in Future Acting Jobs

MBLAQ’s Lee Joon expressed his wishes to play a murderer in the future. On July 2, he attended the premiere for “The Raven” at the CO-EX Megabox in Gangnam to show support for director James McTeigue, whom he had worked with in 2009 while starring as Rain’s (Jung Ji Hoon) younger counterpart in “Ninja Assassins.” When asked which role in “The Raven” – among writer, investigator, and murderer – he ...

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Graduation Season Is Over – Which Schools Have the Most Celebrities?

It’s the end of June, and for those of you in the U.S., that means graduation season is almost over. In Korea, however, school year starts in March and graduation season doesn’t come until the end of February. Most college students in Korea are facing final exams now, and it’s no exception for all the K-Pop stars enrolled in Korean colleges. Unfortunately, many of these celebrities are unabl...

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Rain’s New Movie “R2B: Return to Base” Unveils Poster

World star Rain (Jung Ji Hoon) stars in the upcoming movie “R2B: Return to Base.” Earlier this morning, a teaser poster highlighting the aerial action of the film was unveiled to the public. Rain appeared as the central figure in the poster posing as a determined fighter pilot seated in the cockpit. Along with the international star Seoul’s skyline could be observed in the background coupled with ...

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IU’s First Exclusive Concert, Uncle Fans Go Wild

IU started her first exclusive concert tour series “Real Fantasy” in Seoul, Korea on June 2. More than 8000 excited fans joined IU in two days. Under the title of “Real Fantasy,” IU freely crossed the boundaries of reality and fantasy throughout the concert, presenting several different special stages and presenting the sides of IU even the most enthusiastic uncle fans were...

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IU Dances to Rain’s “Rainism”

IU recently showed off her dancing skills by dancing to Rain‘s “Rainism“. On May 25, IU appeared on KBS 2TV‘s “Yoo Hee Yeol’s Sketchbook.” On the show, she expressed her concern about her upcoming solo concert. She will be starting her official Korea tour on June 2 as she will be traveling to six major cities to perform her “Real Fantasy” conce...

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