EXO’s Baekhyun in His First Musical, Joined by Super Junior’s Kyuhyun and SHIN...

Following the news that EXO member Luhan is taking on his first acting role through a Chinese fantasy film, there is another casting news for fellow member Baekhyun! Baekhyun has been cast in his first musical, titled “Singin’ in the Rain.” It is produced by SM Entertainment and it is the first musical that SM Entertainment (through SM C&C) has produced. The musical is based ...

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Quiz: What Role Would You Play in a K-Pop Group?

Version 2.0 (Original) As fans we have all fantasized about what it would it be like to be a part of the idol world. Wouldn’t it be fun to be dolled up, wear the hottest clothes, and perform in front of thousands of adoring fans? If you were an idol, what role in the group would you play? Would you be the talented main vocal, the beautiful visual, or the responsible leader?  Take this quiz to find...

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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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SHINee, 2PM, Infinite, SISTAR and More Rock the Stage at the LA K-Pop Festival

On April 12, the LA K-Pop Festival was held at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. The event was created to celebrate the 111th anniversary of Korean American immigration. Sponsored by KBS, this day long event started with a festival, featuring Korean food, dramas and of course, K-Pop! The main stage featured a K-Pop talent competition in which the winner would receive a trip to Korea and prize mon...

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Jonghyun’s Gifts From International Fan Enjoyed By MBC Staff Instead

On April 11, fans were shocked by a photo and message a MBC scriptwriter had shared on their Facebook with regards to how a fan’s thoughtfully prepared gifts were treated by the MBC staff.  Along with a photo of the snacks that a Polish fan had sent to the MBC Broadcasting station, the MBC scriptwriter wrote, “There was a fan from Poland that sent many gifts for Jonghyun to MBC. That innocent fan ...

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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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Toheart Wants You to “Tell Me Why” in New Music Video!

INFINITE’s Woohyun and SHINee’s Key continue to make waves as Toheart! Weeks after the release of their debut mini album, the duo has unveiled the music video of their follow-up single, “Tell Me Why.” “Tell Me Why” is a mid-tempo ballad that’s slightly different from Toheart’s debut single, “Delicious.” The video stars INFINITE Sungyeol’s younger brother Lee Daeyeol. Daeyeol looks so much like Sun...

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SHINee’s Onew and Actor Seo Ha Joon Quickly Become Friends in “Law of the Jung...

A fun friendship between SHINee‘s Onew and actor Seo Ha Joon has been formed on the survival reality show “Law of the Jungle.” SHINee’s Onew joined the cast of “Law of the Jungle” in Borneo on the recent episode of the survival show. He arrived a bit later than the other members, but he has quickly formed a fun friendship with actor Seo Ha Joon.  Onew and Seo Ha...

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Onew Will Eat Just About Anything on “Laws of the Jungle”

SHINee’s Onew’s peculiar appetite is drawing much attention. On the April 4 broadcast of SBS’ “Laws of the Jungle in Borneo,” Onew joined as the new relay member. The cast spent the night in the “Orangutan Forest.” The “Byungman Tribe” decided to eat coconuts for dinner, and they served the coconut to their newest family member, Onew. After picking the coconuts, Kim Byung Man and Im Won Hee had a ...

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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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