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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All Comebacks Delayed (Block B, T-ara’s Jiyeon, G.NA, Fiestar, Lena Park, Junggigo) ...

Due to the ferry tragedy that occurred on April 16, many comebacks, debuts, and album releases planned for this week and next have been delayed. Artists Block B, T-ara’s Jiyeon, G.NA, Fiestar, Lena Park, and Junggigo have officially announced that their various music releases have been pushed back indefinitely out of respect for the tragedy that has gripped the nation and its citizens.  Bloc...

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T-ara’s Jiyeon to Release MV Spoiler Tonight, Teaser Images Revealed

T-ara’s Jiyeon, with her comeback just around the corner, will be releasing a music video spoiler clip for “1MIN 1SEC” tonight at midnight. Jiyeon, who has prepared an intense performance for her comeback, just finished filming the music video for “1MIN 1SEC” last week, and some sneak peek teaser photos for the video were released today.   The spoiler video to be released today, like ...

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Watch the Teaser for Jiyeon’s First Solo Album

Although known as a member of T-ara, Jiyeon has released the teaser for her upcoming solo album. On April 7, the youngest member of T-ara released the teaser video for her upcoming title song, “1 Minute 1 Second.” Although the singer had previously released a teaser image showing a more girly, pink concept, the teaser revealed Jiyeon’s sexy look. The black and white video complim...

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