G-Dragon, SPICA Added to KCON 2014 Lineup, K-Drama Stars Lee Seung Gi, Yoo In Na To Attend...

Billboard.com has just revealed that G-Dragon and SPICA have been added to KCON 2014′s artist lineup. In addition, K-Drama stars Lee Seung Gi, Yoo In Na and Lee Seo Ji will all be on hand at the festival too. The two nights of M!Countdown concerts are definitely looking exciting, with G-Dragon, Girls’ Generation, IU, CNBLUE, B1A4, Teen Top, VIXX, BTS and  Jung Joon Young. For G-Dragon,...

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K-Pop Vocal Analysis: Judging Idols, Most Underrated/Overrated Singers, and More

We all have our own opinions as to which idols are the best and worst singers in K-Pop. On first glance, these opinions might appear to be totally subjective — one person’s pick for best K-Pop singer can seem light-years away from the next person’s. However, most of us tend to agree that certain vocalists are clearly better than the rest, and of course there are a few unfortunate...

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Crayon Pop Star Gummi’s Driver’s License Shown on Reality TV Show

There was a surprise in store for Crayon Pop star Gummi in the latest episode of KBS2 reality show “Let’s Go Dream Team 2,” when her driver’s license was revealed before the cameras. The card was shown prior to an event called “Racing Queen,” were female participants in the show were asked to compete against each other in a motor race simulator. However, the audience was first puzzled as to who th...

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K-Pop Comebacks Scheduled for May

Due to the tragic Sewol ferry incident, all of the Korean entertainment industry was put on hold for a few weeks. Now that music promotions are starting up again, let’s look at what have been announced so far. May is expected to be a busy month. Furthermore, many artists are avoiding releasing something in June due to the World Cup, which usually grabs the attention of the nation.  Before th...

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Spica Announces June Comeback and Fall Album!

Girl group Spica will be kicking off the upcoming summer season with a comeback! A representative of their agency revealed to Star News, “Spica has been carefully working on their new song with the goal of releasing it in June. It looks like the song will be released in June as expected.” According to the source, the girls will be treating their fans to a digital single soon, and follo...

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K-Pop Idol Group Infographic 2014

It has been more than two years since the first K-Pop Idol Group Infographic. Instead of continuing to name all the groups that have made their debut, this time we focus on the top 25 boy groups and top 25 girl groups. All information used features the members from within these 50 groups and was finalized on May 1, 2014. (click image for larger size) With so many groups out there, it definitely t...

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Mario Makes a Comeback After Two Years with “Damage” Featuring Spica’s B...

Rapper Mario is making a comeback after two years, with a passionate and emotional single “Damage” which was released on April 29. In his new single “Damage” Mario raps passionately about feelings of a man full of regrets after letting his loved one go. Kim Boa of talented girl group Spica featured on the track, expressing the pain of breaking up in the female perspective. ...

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