AOA Makes Top 8 on ‘Billboard’s Most Viewed K-Pop Videos Around the World’ for June

For the month of June, Billboard.com listed girl group AOA at number six of the top eight ‘Most Viewed K–Pop Videos Around the World,’ as the sole girl group on the list dominated by male artists. According to the list, AOA’s title track for their latest comeback, “Short Hair,” held its own against popular male groups and solo artists, as it made the top eight following PSY’s “Hangover,” Taeyang’s...

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Taeyang Reclaims No.1 on Inkigayo with “Eyes, Nose, Lips” + Comebacks from f(x...

This week on SBS’ “Inkigayo,” it was Taeyang vs BEAST vs K.Will for first place. Taeyang’s “Eyes, Nose, Lips” and BEAST’s “Good Luck” and K.Will’s “Day 1” competed against each other for no.1, with Taeyang winning. Congrats, Taeyang!  “Inkigayo” also provided comeback stages for f(x) (“Red Light“), Hyomin (“Nice Body“), and 100% (“U Beauty“). The complete list of performers inclu...

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U-KISS’ Soohyun Gifts Fans with Solo Video

U-KISS‘ leader and main vocal Shin Soohyun surprised his fans on July 5 when the group’s official YouTube channel, U-KISS, released a solo video of him singing his own rendition of balladeer Lim Chang Jung‘s song, “Like a Fool.” The song showcased Soohyun’s delicate vocal prowess as he sang the heartbreaking ballad. Dressed in a white printed shirt and jeans, th...

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9 K-Pop Idols with All the Sass

Sass. It’s like hair on your toes. You’re either born with it, or you’re not. These idols were definitely born with it. Check out the list for 2AM’s Jo Kwon, SHINee’s Key, Brian, and many others (in no particular order)! jun2yng is a Soompi editorial intern who adores the sass. 1. CL (2NE1) If you have a song called “Baddest Female,” you’re going to ...

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Music Core 06.28.14 – BEAST Takes Another Win With “Good Luck”

BEAST wins on Music Core for a second week in row with “Good Luck.” Congratulations to them! Taeyang took second place this again week with “Eyes Nose, Lips” while San E and Raina‘s “A Midsummer Night’s Sweetness” took third. Also at the end of the show, host Noh Hongchul announced that he will be leaving the program. Good luck to him on everything! It is likely that we will see...

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