Who Is the MVP of the 8th Idol Star Athletic Championships? Results from Day 2

The results of Day 2 of the 8th annual Idol Star Athletic Championships are in, after some edge-of-your-seat fierce solo and team competition in the archery, track, curling, and futsal events. Check out what happened on Day 1 here! The day started off with men’s archery. The two favorites, B1A4’s CNU and MBLAQ’s Thunder, made it to the final round. CNU was last year’s gold medalist, and Thunder ha...

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Tahiti’s Min Jae Says Her Ideal Type Is BEAST’s Hyunseung

Girl groups AOA, Stellar, Tahiti, BESTie and Heyne made guest appearances on QTV’s “Eunhee’s Consultation.” The girls were also joined by former male idol group members and MCs Moon Hee Jun and Eun Ji Won for a special Christmas broadcast. On that day, the MCs asked the girls to pick out their ideal type among the male idols. Tahiti’s Min Jae picked BEAST’s Hyunseung explaining, “I definitel...

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Dance Along With T.A.P With Their New MV For “Oh! Boy” Featuring Tahiti

The female trio T.A.P has come together with the rookie singers of the next generation in the music video for “Oh! Boy,” featuring rapper GO:ON, released on October 23. “Oh! Boy” is a project by LG U+, featuring their homeBoy character. “Oh! Boy” is an electronic dance song and music video made with the purpose of a friendly approach for everyone, from children to adults, borrowing the melody from...

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[Recap] The 2013 Idol Athletics, Futsal and Archery Championships Part 2

Yesterday we brought you the first part of our the 2013 Idol Athletics, Futsal and Archery Championships recap. We saw gold medals being awarded for several events including the 100m sprint, the 200m power walking female relay and the team male archery events. Today we will see the conclusion to the male futsal event, female team archery event and the rest of the athletics field events. Just in c...

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[Recap] The 2013 Idol Athletics, Futsal and Archery Championships Part 1

Today is finally the day. It’s one of the biggest idol events on the calendar. Yes the Chuseok holiday is when the biannual Idol Athletics Championships finally goes on air to thousands and thousands of eager viewers just waiting to see how their favorite idols performed during this major event. This time they have added a new competition in the form of “futsal.” For people that ...

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[Exclusive] “Show Champion” Feat. f(x), Brown Eyed Girls, EXO, Ailee and More!

If you have kept up with what Soompi Team has been doing lately, you would’ve known that we visited a special taping of music program “Show Champion” earlier this month where many foreign fans were also present. Usually broadcast live every Wednesday evening at AX-Korea in Gwangjang-dong, it was held at Nuritkum Square in Sangam-dong this time around to accommodate the larger audience. We saw fans...

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MBC Music Core 08.17.13 – Summer Special

This week’s Music Core was another summer special episode for Korea Music Festival 2013. In addition to the regular promotional performances, Kara, 4Minute, SISTAR and Teen Top performed some of their older songs. Just like last week, they did not announce a winning song. Performances: ♬ HOT StageKARA – “STEP”BEAST – “Shadow”2NE1 – “Do you love...

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