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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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Apr. 6 – Apr. 12)

Welcome back Soompiers to another round of Instagram posts shared by your favorite stars! Guess who arrived in Los Angeles for their performance at the LA K-Pop Festival? Went to six flags to catch a roller coaster or two? Gave their autographed CD to GOT7 members Mark and Jackson? Wore matching Mickey mouse shirts? Flip through the gallery to find out! Minzy thanks fans for coming out to the &#...

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Rainbow’s Jaekyung Treats Younger Brother Out for Brunch Amid Upcoming Debut

Apparently, both looks and talent run deep in the Kim family, as Jaekyung revealed a photo taken with her younger brother Jaehyun. On April 7, the Rainbow leader posted on her Twitter, “Took a photo while on a brunch date with Jaehyun. As he is feeling restless due to his upcoming debut, I kept on telling him to not worry and that everything would turn out okay. N.Flying fighting!” Th...

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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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DSP Media Announces Its First Global Auditions

DSP Media has announced it will be holding its first global auditions! Home of Oh Jong Hyuk, KARA, Rainbow and A-Jax, DSP Media has a history of over 20 years in the K-Pop industry and has built a reputable name as the company behind Sechskies, Fin.K.L, Click-B, SS501 and more. The auditions will be held in five cities in five different countries: Los Angeles, Tokyo, Beijing, Jakarta, and Seoul. A...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Mar. 23 – 29)

Happy spring, Soompiers! It’s time to catch up with the latest Instagram posts from your favorite stars! Can you guess which star claimed the Kipling doll as their new doppleganger? Could care less for scorpion candy? Delighted fans by striking a hilarious pose involving a “poop” toy? Took home a “Most Influential International Artist” award?  Flip through the gallery...

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When K-Pop Idols Cover the Golden Classics

Good news, I’m sick again and that means I’m going to take the easy way out and do a lovely gallery article this week. Lately I’ve been watching a lot of “Music Trips Yesterday” and “Music Trips La la la,” so I’ve decided to list some of the most interesting covers sung by idols. The criteria for selecting songs was very complicated and by complicate...

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I Heart It: K-Pop Instagrams (Mar. 16 – 22)

We’re back with more Instagram posts from your favorite K-Pop stars! Guess which K-Pop celebrity started promoting their first drama, “Angel Eyes“? Challenged a band member to a battle of live-action “Street Fighter”? Gave an interview for their newest single, “Ride Me“? Took the best selca? Traveled with their group to Vietnam? China? Flip through the gal...

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Super Junior’s Donghae and Rainbow’s Jaekyung to Join Cast of “God’...

Super Junior’s Donghae and Rainbow‘s Jaekyung have signed on to cable network OCN drama “God’s Quiz Season 4,” which premieres on May 18. Their addition is expected to invigorate the series with a fresh layer of interactions with genius medical examiner, Han Jin Woo (Ryu Duk Hwan), and the rest of the main cast. Donghae will play Han Si Woo, elite rookie joining the forensic medicine lab at ...

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Rainbow’s Go Woori Cast for “Glorious Day”

Rainbow‘s Go Woori will be joining the cast for “Glorious Day.” On March 19, Rainbow’s agency stated, “Go Woori has been cast for the new SBS weekend drama, ‘Glorious Day.’” “Glorious Day” is about Han Song Jung, a mother of three daughters, who tries to set up her daughters with good husband material. While Han Song Jung will be played b...

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