Celebrities: Before and After Makeup

Several before-and-after-makeup photos of female celebrities have surfaced various online communities, wowing netizens with their dual charms. Many of these celebrities proudly shared their make-up less photos on their Twitter, flaunting their naturally flawless porcelain skin, while others were seen with their bare faces at the airport.  Scroll through the gallery by clicking on the arrows at the...

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[Ceci] 2012-13 Fall/Winter Beauty Trends Part 2: Edgy Eyes

Hyori’s edgy eyes, Go So Young’s blue nails, Hwang Jung Eum’s red lips, YoonA’s flawless skin…Many beauty trends are usually correlated with a star’s name. We caught up with ten celebrities behind-the-scenes at photoshoots to learn about their beauty trends.  This second edition, of a four part series, will take a look in eye makeup trends for the upcoming season!  See More:  2012-13 Fall/Winter B...

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Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun and Her Amazing Proportions

Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun has been directly spotted out of the studio. Seohyun was caught as she was boarding her private van probably after recording on stage. She is wearing a short, baby blue dress with matching a hair accessory. Her extremely slender figure and her impossibly small face are drawing netizens’ attention, especially because there was zero touch up to the original picture. Propo...

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GAON Releases 2012 Half Year Music Chart

Last week, GAON released their 2012 half-year music chart.  GAON is one of the biggest independent music chart source in Korea, and their music chart is often referred to as the official music chart in Korea. Unlike music charts from major TV networks, GAON’s ranking won’t be biased towards idol singers who performs a lot on TV. GAON is also a 15% chart source on our weekly Soompi Musi...

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2012 Half Year Top 10 K-Pop Songs

We have reached the half way point of 2012 and it is time to announce the half year top 10 songs on our chart.  The calculation method is the same as what we used for our year end chart and soompi gayo awards.  Newer songs will have a higher weight and each song’s total score will be adjusted according to their weekly chart position, competitions they are facing, and time of release. There are a t...

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KBS Music Bank – 29 June, 2012

Today’s “Music Bank” was the half-year wrap-up episode recorded in Hong Kong. Today the bands competing for the winning title was f(x) with “Electric Shock” and Wonder Girls with “Like This,” and the winner was f(x). Congratulations f(x)! After School opened the show by dancing to “Blow” by Ke$ha. B1A4 and A Pink did a summer song special stag...

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Happy Birthday Seohyun! The Maknae Turns 21!

On June 28, Girls’ Generation fans published a special message on a daily newspaper, celebrating the maknae’s (youngest member) 21st birthday. Seohyun was born on June 28, 1991. The message says, “When our heart is deprived we look at you. We look up the blue sky, which is as bright as your smile, as clear as your heart, as big as your love. Our heart stays with you, as far as your songs reach. Ha...

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