Soompi K-Pop Idol Rap Battle: Quarterfinals

And now it’s time for Round 3 of the Soompi K-Pop Idol Rap Battle! We’re now down to a quarter of our original contestants, and there have been some unexpected casualties along the way. Round 2 was pretty tough. There weren’t any rappers that were outright crushed; a lot of battles were, in fact, very, very close. The biggest gap in votes was seen between BIGBANG‘s T.O.P an...

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T.O.P Behind the Scenes of “Tazza 2″ Filming, Says It was a Memorable Experien...

More pictures from behind the scenes of the filming of “Tazza 2” were revealed. T.O.P of BIGBANG, who plays the lead character in the film, can be seen smiling and enjoying shooting along with his cast members in the newly released photos. On filming the movie, he has said, “There wasn’t a shooting without some sort of an episode. We had over a 100 shoots and I have so many...

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BIGBANG’s T.O.P: “Honey Lee Almost Debuted as a Member of 2NE1”

Actress Honey Lee and BIGBANG member T.O.P have been speaking about their past as YG Entertainment trainees, as the stars continue to promote their upcoming movie, “Tazza 2.” Speaking on an SBS’ “Night of TV Entertainment,” on August 27, T.O.P revealed that Honey Lee was actually in line to debut as a member of girl group 2NE1 before she broke through as a star in her own right. ...

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BIGBANG’s T.O.P in High Cut Photo Shoot, Opens Up about His Love Life

BIGBANG star T.O.P (also known as Choi Seung Hyun) has taken part in a photo shoot and interview with fashion magazine High Cut. The star is stepping up his publicity drive ahead of the release of his upcoming movie, “Tazza 2.” (See: “Tazza 2″ Starring T.O.P and Shin Se Kyung Unveils Main Poster and Trailer) In the interview, the star talked frankly about his love life and his desire for privacy....

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[To:ur Imagination] BIGBANG’s T.O.P Works His Cool Charm in His KTO Photoshoot

Our hit list is getting smaller by the day- so sad. The fourth member we’re releasing photoshoot stills of is none other than T.O.P, who brings an indescribable level of “cool” to the group. The members of BIGBANG, the main faces for KTO’s summer event To:ur Imagination, gathered at a studio in Samseong-dong, Seoul earlier this year for the photoshoot. (You can see their short video at the end of ...

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Soompi K-Pop Idol Rap Battle: Round 2

Welcome to Round 2 of the Soompi K-Pop Idol Rap Battle! The first round was a motley assortment of battles, some of them being complete runaway matches (T.O.P vs. HyunA, G-Dragon vs. Jung Hana), with no question as to the clear winner, and others with less of a split (CL vs. Rap Monster, Bang Yong Guk vs. Ilhoon). Still, some of the matches were neck and neck all the way (Jackson vs. Yong Junhyung...

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BIGBANG’s T.O.P Makes Front Cover of Arena Homme+

BIGBANG star T.O.P (also known as Choi Seung Hyun) will appear on front cover of the Korean edition of men’s magazine Arena Homme+. A photo shoot with the star is included in the September issue, in association with Lanvin, a French fashion brand which has used BIGBANG members (including T.O.P) as models in the past. Additional photos were also released to the press. T.O.P has said of the new pic...

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“Tazza 2″ Starring T.O.P and Shin Se Kyung Unveils Main Poster and Trailer

Movie “Tazza: The High Rollers 2” (hereafter “Tazza 2”), starring T.O.P, Shin Se Kyung, Yoo Hae Jin, and Lee Honey,  has revealed its main movie poster and trailer.  The poster gives fans an at-a-glance idea of the characters in the film, with Yoo Hae Jin’s comical look, Kwak Do Won with a serious look and chips in hand, and Kim Yoon Suk and Lee Honey passing cards under the table. “Don’t trust an...

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