Rain Looks Chic in His “Rain Effect” Repackage Jacket Photo

Singer Rain recently revealed the jacket photo for his “Rain Effect” repackage album. In the photo, he is wearing a black fedora pulled down over his face, with a tall red turtleneck and some fancy jewelry. The “Rain Effect Special Edition” album, including the title song “I Love You,” will have other additional songs, giving it a style and character different from his regular 6th album. The new s...

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February Music Trends in Korea: Where Have the Idols Gone?

From “Let It Go” off the Frozen OST, Soyu and JunggiGo’s duet “Some” to Park Wan Kyu’s single for the Empress Ki OST, “Wind Breeze,” music charts have recently begun to look richer in variety. The charts are flush with movie and drama OST tracks, indie band offerings, as well as releases from solo singer-songwriters. The February music charts so far feature a diversity of genres and musicians, lea...

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Tae Jin Ah and Rain Will Release an Official Collab Track for “La Song”

Tae Jin Ah and Rain will release an official collaboration remake for Rain’s “La Song,” which will be included as a track on Tae Jin Ah’s upcoming album. The trot singer said on February 6 that, “We’ve done the remake for ‘LA Song,’ and it will be the number 2 track on my new album. The first track will be ‘Honey I Like It,’ a song I personally composed. As of right now, it looks like the new albu...

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Rain to Film His First “Running Man” Appearance in Australia

Singer and actor Rain will be joining “Running Man” cast for a special episode to be shot in Australia.  The “Running Man” staff reached out to the star, who gave a positive response in return. According to one SBS entertainment rep, “Rain has decided to participate in the filming of ‘Running Man’ taking place in Australia. However, because he has a packed schedule it’s still up in the air whether...

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Rain Says “I Love You” in Latest MV

Following the success of his comeback album “Rain Effect,” Rain hasnow released “I Love You,” the title track to his special edition album.  The music video features clips from his recent comeback reality show, also titled “Rain Effect.” Just like all the other songs featured on the “Rain Effect” album, “I Love You” was written and composed by Rain. With a roman...

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Lordbordem’s Weekly Ramblings – Dating Isn’t a Crime Unless You’re...

Just like the majestic giant sea turtle as it glides through the deep seas to return to its customary breeding area, this dear writer has crossed the great swaths of the internet to return to the promised land. In simpler terms, CallMeNOONA has bravely (or foolishly) allowed me to start writing regular featured articles again. Depending on how this goes, she will either shower me with praise and l...

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Rain and Kim Tae Hee Enjoyed A Nice Date in LA Like Any Other Couple

It has been reported on February 6 by a representative that singer Rain and his girlfriend, actress Kim Tae Hee enjoyed a date at Six Flags Magic Mountain in LA. Six Flags Magic Mountain, otherwise known as just Six Flags, is a theme park that has many thrilling ride. It invites thousands of people to come and enjoy its various attractions and entertainment. According to the representative, “Rain ...

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Celebrities Who Own the Most Wealth in Real Estate

On February 2, Chaebul.com assessed 42 buildings owned by 36 celebrities following the standards of the National Tax Service. The results showed Lee Soo Man, president of SM Entertainment, owns the most expensive building among the celebrities on the list. A building located in Apgujeong-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul under Lee Soo Man’s name is worth over 19 billion won (approx. $17 million). The real t...

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Weekly K-Pop Music Chart 2014 – February Week 1

After spending the last two weeks at No. 2, Girl’s Day finally scores their first ever No. 1 song on our chart with “Something.” Girl’s Day has been getting close to the top as their past few hits are all top five songs. This time they finally win, moving past last week’s No. 1 Ailee’s “Singing Got Better.” With the heated competition in K-Pop these days, spending three weeks in the top two is no ...

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