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2013 was filled with an abundance of debuts, comebacks, concerts, and relationships, as well as some unfavorable news. However, without a doubt, there were thousands of Korean songs released this year!

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[Updated] SMROOKIES: SM Entertainment's pre...

SM Entertainment has been releasing video and photo teasers for its new pre-debut team, SMROOKIES.

So far, fans have been introduced to Jeno (13), Seulgi (19), Jaehyun (16), Irene (22), Lami (10), and Taeyong (18). The videos show us a gl... Continue reading

Big Bang's TOP was originally named Mark?

When Big Bang first grouped, YG Entertainment's CEO Yang Hyunsuk told TOP that he could not have a Korean name because he was the group's rapper with G-Dragon and they both needed an English name. Yang Hyunsuk told TOP, "The guitarist I liked when I wa...read more

Submitted: Jan 10 2011 06:05 PM by jennyjjong

Is Big Bang's Taeyang in America?

Big Bang’s duo sub-unit G-Dragon and TOP are promoting their album, while their youngest member Seungri will release his solo mini-album in a few days. While they are busy, there are speculations that Taeyang could be in the United States.

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Submitted: Jan 09 2011 02:31 AM by Karina

Was SHINee's Lucifer plagiarized?

In the later half of 2010, SHINee came back with their 2nd full album with the title song Lucifer. Lucifer was well loved and won many awards, and fans were delighted to have the boys' second official album.

However, fans found out that a ...read more

Submitted: Jan 06 2011 01:07 AM by jennyjjong

C.N. Blue's Jung Yonghwa has another drama ...

C.N. Blue's company has just revealed that the members are caught up in a dilemma to act or to sing on stage. Minhyuk is currently acting in "It's Okay, Daddy's Daughter," and Yonghwa has acted in "You're Beautiful." However, all four members have rece...read more

Submitted: Dec 29 2010 09:50 PM by jennyjjong

Hyuna reveals Sohyun has an interest in a male ...

4Minute is a permanent guest on the MBC variety "Bouquet." Before the show, the girls hadn't had much of a presence individually as much as they had a group, but the show has given each girl an individual personality for fans, such as leader Jihyun's c...read more

Submitted: Dec 16 2010 03:00 PM by jennyjjong

SidusHQ CEO responds to JYP's "demeanin...

On the 9th, Park Jinyoung (JYP) went to film Win Win. The audience that attended the filming came back from the event and wrote that JYP talked about Jay Park in a demeaning way. However, no actual account of what he said has come up, only that he seem...read more

Submitted: Dec 09 2010 10:45 PM by jennyjjong

T-ara's Jiyeon had plastic surgery?

On the "Radio Star" that aired on the 1st, the T-ara members talked about contests they had won when they were little. Hyomin explained that she participated in a "Mimi Princess" contest, and that she was one of the girls on the doll box. Eunjung said ...read more

Submitted: Dec 01 2010 10:15 PM by jennyjjong

Poppin' Hyunjoon to announce marriage plans...

Poppin' Hyunjoon is a Korean hip hop dancer most famous for his popping, hence his stage name. His company revealed that he was dating someone, and that he will reveal the details of the relationship and his upcoming marriage at his concert, which will...read more

Submitted: Dec 01 2010 09:45 PM by jennyjjong

2PM's Junsu featured on One Way's upcom...

All hyped up for their big return on the Korean music scene, One Way released their first official teaser for their upcoming release. On the 29th of November, One Way gave a little preview of their song 'Rainy Days' on their official Youtube account. <...read more

Submitted: Nov 29 2010 09:25 PM by ohgelie

F.T. Island's Hongki is dating someone?

On the "100 Points" episode that aired on the 27th, F.T. Island's lead vocal Hongki revealed that he had dated a female celebrity before. When asked if he was still dating her, Hongki replied, "Maybe I am," causing viewers to go ballistic.

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Submitted: Nov 28 2010 05:20 PM by jennyjjong

Big Bang's Subgroup: T.O.P and G Dragon to ...

On YG's blog YG-LIFE, an unidentified timer appeared. Curiosity has risen as to the meaning of the timer, speculation has risen that it may be related to the debut of the unit group formed by Big Bang members G-Dragon and T.O.P, which appears to be pro...read more

Submitted: Nov 28 2010 05:56 AM by Matty

Mystery idol shows interest in Baek Boram

On an episode of Poker Face, comedian Baek Boram revealed that she had an idol that was showing interest in her. She is 30 years old, and this idol was born in 1990, making him 10 years younger than she is.

She explained that he'd asked he...read more

Submitted: Nov 27 2010 02:14 AM by jennyjjong

MBLAQ's album to drop next week?

A few weeks earlier, we reported that MBLAQ has pushed their comeback to January 2011.

Lately, the MBLAQ boys have been updating fans of their album status, reassuring fans that it was indeed on its way. They tweeted about taking album ja...read more

Submitted: Nov 21 2010 06:30 AM by jennyjjong

Jeremy Scott working on new project with 2NE1...

Jeremy Scott has become a familiar name to K-Pop idols as of late. He's a very sought after fashion designer who's worked with huge stars such as Justin Timberlake, Kanye West, Fergie, Lady Gaga and more. He began to work with K-Pop stars such as SHINe...read more

Submitted: Nov 16 2010 08:10 PM by Flowsion

Brown Eyed Girls' Jea was sexually harassed?

Brown Eyed Girls are far into their promotions in Japan now. They were guests on a variety show that aired on the 15th. On the show, the seven MCs danced to Abracadabra and mimicked its trademark dance.

This is where the problem rose. A p...read more

Submitted: Nov 16 2010 06:50 PM by jennyjjong

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