Tae Wan Charms After School’s Jooyeon in “Good Morning” M/V Featuring Verbal Jint

Singer Tae Wan has dropped a music video for his new track, “Good Morning,” featuring hip-hop heavyweight Verbal Jint. The release also has a special treat in store for After School fans, as long-serving member Jooyeon is featured heavily in the video. The track has a light, summery feel, with a strong beat and a funky bassline. The video also takes a similar tack, showing Tae Wan preparing a sur...

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Verbal Jint’s “Just Another Rapper” Teaser Released

Brand New Music, the talent agency which represents Verbal Jint, has uploaded an official teaser for the hip hop star’s forthcoming new release “Just Another Rapper.” The teaser was uploaded to the agency’s YouTube channel, and the song will be released on June 27. The track features Swings and San E, and the collaboration brings together three of the biggest names on the Korean hip-hop scene. Th...

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Verbal Jint to Hold World Tour, Starting with New York City

Rapper Verbal Jint is branching out to the world as he kicks off his world tour, starting with New York City. Verbal Jint’s label Brand New Music announced on May 21 that Verbal Jint will hold his very first world tour in May, visiting three American cities and Sydney, Australia. He will be joined by soul singer Bumkey, rapper Kanto, vocalist Hwayoung and Illionaire‘s Beenzino. Verbal ...

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Surprising List of Korean Celebrities Who Attended Seoul University

Seoul National University, ranked 1st in Korea and 26th in the world, is one of the hardest schools to get into, and becoming a student there is desired by thousands and envied by millions in Korea. Here is a list of 13 Korean celebrities, from actors, singers, and rappers, who attended and/or graduated from Seoul University. Some are already well-known grads, like Kim Tae Hee, but others might be...

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April Is Hip Hop Month with Comebacks from Baechigi, San E, Verbal Jint, Jay Park, Mad Clo...

The month of April will be an exciting month for Korean hip hop fans with numerous rappers making their comebacks. The hip hop musicians will be going against the various boy groups, such as EXO and BEAST, that will also be making their comeback in this music filled month of April. The artists Baechigi, San E, Verbal Jint, Jay Park, and Mad Clown will all make their comebacks.  Hip hop group Baech...

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Verbal Jint, Phantom, San E, and Other Makes Us Feels “Feel BRAND NEW” in New ...

The talented artists of Brand New Music came together for the collaboration song “You Make Me Feel BRAND NEW” and released the music video through Brand New Music’s official YouTube channel. Brand New Music is one of the more underrated music agencies in the industry and boasts artists such as Verbal Jint, San E, Bumkey, Swings, Phantom, and Kanto. “You Make Me Feel BRAND N...

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Verbal Jint, San. E, Bumkey, Kanto, Phantom and Swings Unveil Teaser for “You Make M...

The artists of Brand New Music have joined forces for one great collaboration single! Verbal Jint, San. E, Bumkey, Kanto, Swings and Phantom teamed up to sing “You Make Me Feel BRAND NEW.” The song is a cover of the well-known 70’s hit by pop group, The Stylistics, but with a twist of hip hop and a lot of rap which makes it truly unique. The teaser shows footage of the artists at work, performance...

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[Live Blog] 2013 SBS Gayo Daejun – Redefining The Meaning Of Extravagance

Welcome to Soompi’s live recap service! We’re trialling a new system to bring you better coverage of the end of year award ceremonies, so please bear with any hiccups tonight :) Let’s have some fun with this! If you would like to know more about the 2013 SBS Gayo Daejun, please read our live blog introduction page here. Follow the live recap up top, and join in on the live chat below! We welcome y...

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