Jiyeon’s Third “Never Ever” Video Teaser Released

A third video teaser and promotional photo have been released ahead of T-ara star Jiyeon’s forthcoming solo debut single “Never Ever,” also known as “1MIN1SEC.” The 20 second-long video is the latest in a series of teasers to be released, and offers fans a short but tantalizing glimpse of the singer’s dance routine. Part One of this teaser trilogy went behind the scenes of the making of the music ...

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Jiyeon Reveals Solo Debut MV Teaser for “1MIN1SEC”

With T-ara‘s Jiyeon set to release her debut solo album next week, a music video teaser for her title track ”1MIN1SEC” was revealed on YouTube today. In this short teaser, we see brief glimpses of her, along with the set music video set covered in rain. Only a single line of the song is heard at the end.     “1MIN1SEC” was created by hitmaker Duble Sidekick and was pr...

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T-ara Jiyeon’s Solo Debut Rescheduled for May 20

T-ara star Jiyeon’s long-awaited solo album will be released May 20, it has been confirmed. The album had originally been set for an April release, but was postponed as a result of the Sewol ferry disaster, which saw most singers and music shows suspend their schedules. Jiyeon will also begin promoting the single “1MIN1SEC,” written by Duble Sidekick. Two teasers and photos taken from the music vi...

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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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K-Pop Girl Group Fandom Ranking: Girls’ Generation, A Pink, Wonder Girls, and More

Media outlet MBN TV has recently released the rankings of second-generation girl groups by fandom size according to the numbers shown on their respective fan cafes. As of April 24, 2014, the rankings are as follows: 1. Girls’ Generation (2007) – 245,447 2. A Pink (2011) – 86,596 3. Wonder Girls (2007) – 80,579 4. 2NE1 (2009) – 74,090 5. f(x) (2009) – 62,316 6. Girl...

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Arrest Warrant Issued for Serial Imposter After False News Interview Regarding Ferry Trage...

Hong Ga Hye, who has been revealed to be a serial imposter, has been issued an arrest warrant following her false news interview regarding the Sewol ferry tragedy. Hong Ga Hye previously pretended to be former T-ara member Hwayoung‘s cousin, and she also pretended to be a Tokyo resident for a MBC news interview during the 2011 earthquake disaster in Japan. Most recently on April 18, Hong Ga ...

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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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T-ara’s Eunjung Set to Make Movie Return Alongside Lee Jang Woo

T-ara member Eunjung is set to star in a forthcoming movie entitled “Dusabu Begins”, to be directed by Park Sung Gyoon.  A spokesperson for the filmmakers confirmed the story, saying, “Eunjung has been cast in a major role. Also appearing in the movie will be actors Lee Jang Woo, Son Ho Jun, as well as many others.”  The film is the latest installment in a series that began in 2001 with the movie ...

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