Hyorin Looks Sweet and Simple in Black Glasses

Sistar‘s Hyorin took a picture proof shot that she looks pretty good in glasses. Sistar’s official Twitter shared the photo first. The picture is of Hyorin, offering a a cute smile while she wears a pair of black glasses. It looks like she is also wearing headphones, so perhaps she took this selca while relaxing to some music. Although Hyorin promoted her song “One Way Love”...

+ more

[Exclusive] Who’s Currently on Top? Halfway Results for Soompi Awards 2013

Hey Soompiers, You want to know who’s currently at the top, right? Scroll down and see the current standings, but don’t fret if your favorites didn’t make the cut. There’s still time left! Voting ends on January 13 (KST) so see for yourself who found favor from our global netizens. And remember! You can vote via your computer as well as from mobile app LINE for the phone users. The results are equ...

+ more

Hyorin Says She’d be Too Scared to do Any More Plastic Surgery

SISTAR member Hyorin recently talked about her fears regarding plastic surgery. On January 7, Hyorin revealed as a guest on Mnet’s “Beetles Code 3D” that she enjoyed rap more than singing. At this, Shin Dong Yup complimented her saying, “You’re good at rapping, singing and your face is also charming; don’t get ambitious and do any plastic surgery later.”  Hyorin shocked everyone when she admitted,...

+ more

Ailee on Being Called Hyorin’s Rival: “I Don’t Like It”

Ailee and SISTAR’s Hyorin appeared on the January 4 ‘rival’ episode of KBS’s “Immortal Song” and went head-to-head singing Shin Seung Hoon’s “Your Smile in My Memory” and Kim Gun Mo’s “First Impression,” respectively. After both of their performances, “Immortal Song” host Shin Dong Yeop asked Ailee how she feels about being compared to Hyorin as her rival. Ailee said, “I don’t like it. We’re reall...

+ more

SISTAR’s Hyorin Talks About Her and the Group’s Income

On December 31, SISTAR’s leader and main vocalist Hyorin talked about her income during her appearance in the variety program “Beatles Code 3D” When Shin Dong Yup said to Hyorin, “I heard that you are the top in your group to have earned the most income” to which the singer replied, “That’s not true anymore.” Hyorin continued on, “In the past, I used to earn a lot because I filmed some pictorials ...

+ more

Stress and Burden for Girl Groups Preparing Aerobic Routines for New Years’ “Idol Star Oly...

Apparently, there is much stress and burden for the upcoming New Years special of “Idol Star Olympics.” Many are familiar with the program as they get to see their favorite K-Pop idols battle it out on the sports arena. However, agencies can only sigh a breath of concern as their artists begin preparing for the possibly injury filled event. MBC’s upcoming “Idol Star Olympic” will record on Januar...

+ more

2013 MBC Gayo Daejun Performances

The 2013 MBC Gayo Daejun rang in the new year for Korea with many of the top K-Pop acts this year. While special stages were expected for the last music show of the year,  the program also featured a VS. format, having artists against each other for their performances. A Pink and B1A4 teamed up for a cute love song medley, while Teen Top‘s Niel and Ailee collaborated on a sexy performance of...

+ more

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 ̶...

+ more

[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...

+ more