There is always something new to talk about when it comes to Korean pop music and pop culture. Groups form and disband while new musicians make their debut. Which groups have the hottest buzz? This year we have seen exciting groups like CNBLUE and fans around the world have been eagerly watching eac...more
- Weekly Roundup: Celebrity Rise and Fall 2011.12.12 11:19
- K-Pop musicians are not only taking over Asia, they’ve taken over our ‘Stars on the Rise’ list this week. From Girls’ Generation and TVXQ, who continue to reign in Japan, to Superstar K contestants making their official debuts, the music industry is riding high on the successes of talented artis..
- Cha Soo Yeon Confirms Relationship 2011.12.12 09:48
- Cha Soo Yeon from MBC’s A Thousand Kisses confirmed that she′s been in a four-year relationship with Na Byeong Jun, a representative at major entertainment company, Fantagio. A rep from Cha’s agency, Maideen Entertainment, announced through a press release on December 12, “They first met as a te..
- Girls’ Generation Wows the Crowd in Singapore 2011.12.11 14:56
- Girls’ Generation wrapped up its first concert in Singapore, The 2011 Girls’ Generation Tour in Singapore on a high note, following concerts in Korea, Japan and Taiwan. The girl group captivated 20,000 audience members in a massive indoor stadium, which housed concerts for stars like Justin Bieber..
- SNLK Heats Up Saturday Night 2011.12.11 14:37
- TvN’s Saturday Night Live Korea (SNLK) surpassed the three-percent mark in viewership for its second episode, recording an average of 1.661 percent and peaking at 3.263 percent. (AGB Nielsen Media Research, households with cable, sum of tvN, Super Action, Onstyle, and XTM channels) ..
- Cha Seung Won Cast in Medical Drama 2011.12.09 17:26
- Cha Seung Won was cast as the male lead in SBS’ upcoming medical drama, The Third Hospital. The drama’s production company, Taewon Entertainment, announced in a press release on December 9, “Cha Seung Won has confirmed he will be in the drama, The Third Hospital. ..
- Hyoyeon and Jessica Nearly Got Into a Fistfight 2011.12.09 16:54
- Thought the girls of Girls′ Generation only knew how to sing, dance and smile? Evidently not. On the December 8 broadcast of Mnet′s Beatles Code, the girls opened up about the times they squabbled and got jealous of each other. When asked if they got into fights, Hyoyeon candidly answered, “I rec..
- What′s in Store for Busy Idol Groups at the End of the Year? 2011.12.08 15:34
- The peak season has come around for singers. Singers are busy during the month of December, as many special events, concerts and broadcasts are held to celebrate Christmas, the end of the year and the New Year. They’re also especially busy this year because of the Korean wave splashing over the wor..
- Kim Chang Wan to Appear on ‘SNL Korea’ 2011.12.08 12:56
- Kim Chang Wan will be the next musical guest to appear on tvN’s Saturday Night Live Korea. The former vocalist of rock group Sanullim, who is currently active in Kim Chang Wan Band, is expected to put on an easy-listening, fantasy-like performance that showcases a different kind of charm from Dynam..