Soompi Daily Digest – Apr. 25th, 2011

Here we bring a daily run-through of our top stories for each day. It’ll serve as your daily digest for all things KPOP!

Top Stories of the Day:

1) JYJ’s concert in Taiwan on Apr. 23rd was a huge success, selling over 10,000 tickets. Their N. American concerts starts on May 20th in Vancouver! (

2) Soompi brings another exclusive look into Jay Park’s MV shooting set. Check out these hot photos on at Soompi! (

3) 4Minute keeps getting the attention of fans—first with the choreography and now with the wardrobes. What are your thoughts?! (

4) Here we have the third and final part of the popular “Stars and Their Super Duper Adorable Pets” series. (

5) SNSD’s Jessica and f(x)’s Krystal attended the Marc by Marc Jacobs 10th Anniversary event, wearing limited edition dresses. (

6) Park Bom’s new single has swept Korean music charts lately! (

7) Hyun Bin’s in the Marines now, but he just continues to be in the center of attention. We’re hearing rumors of Hyun Bin and actress Tang Wei possibly dating…(

8) Seo Taiji’s digital music sales have quadrupled since news of his lawsuit broke out. (

9) CN Blue tops the weekly Soompi K-Pop Music Chart for the third week in a row. (

10) Here’s an exclusive interview with Kim Bo Kyung, the star singer from Mnet’s popular audition program, “Superstar K2.” (

Photo of the Day:

T-ara released photos of the group’s pre-debut days in 2009—without any makeup whatsoever! (

Tweet of the Day:


“Billy Elliott with COBU people! Was great show, great Easter!” BoA tweeted this message and photo today after seeing the musical “Billy Elliott” in Toronto with her “COBU 3D” castmates. BoA will play the lead female role in upcoming movie “COBU 3D.”

Quote of the Day:


“I’m planning to join the army by the end of this year. After I complete my military duties, I plan to work freely as a singer and actor in the U.S.” Rain at the airport on his way to New York to attend the official party for TIME Magaine’s “2011 TIME 100.” (

Release of the Day:




Following a series of teaser photos for their upcoming new album, After School finally released a MV teaser for their new single “Shampoo” today.

Best Person of the Day:


Seo Taiji – His digital music sales have nearly quadrupled since news of his ongoing lawsuit with Lee Ji Ah broke out last week. Sometimes bad publicity (or any publicity) is good publicity! (