• Bada brings out 'A Hundred Roses' on 'Immortal Song'

    September 5, 2015 @ 11:36 am

    Bada impressed the crowd with her interpretation of the classic hit "A Hundred Roses" on the September 5 installment of 'Immortal Song 2'.For her cover of the song by Shim Soo Bong, Bada shared, "I thought of how to beautifully interpret gratitude for sacrifice and love." The singer busted out all the stops, even bringing over a dress from France that got everyone's attention. She started out her stage with a mysterious tone and then switched it

    Read More

    • 3
    • 994
    • 258
  • Big Star dance to a 'Moonlight Sonata' in choreography video

    September 5, 2015 @ 9:37 am

    Big Star are dancing to their "Moonlight Sonata" in a new video of a choreography practice session.  The boys returned with their album 'Shine a Moonlight' earlier this week after almost two years away, and fans were extremely eager to see something new from them. In this dance practice clip, you get to see a better look at their moves for the groovy song as well as a closer look at the members themselves.Check it out above!

    Read More

    • 3
    • 2121
    • 1526
  • SG Wannabe's Lee Suk Hoon says he's technically already married

    September 5, 2015 @ 9:01 am

    SG Wannabe member Lee Suk Hoon revealed earlier this year that he was engaged to ballerina Choi Sun Ah, and although they haven't had their wedding yet, they've already registered their marriage!On 'Yoo Hee Yeol's Sketchbook', SG Wannabe featured as guests, and Lee Suk Hoon shared, "We're preparing our wedding for the beginning of the next year. We registered our marriage first." Yoo Hee Yeol joked, "Was it an urgent situation," suggest

    Read More

    • 3
    • 4621
    • 937
  • Get the best of AKP in your inbox
  • Korean film 'Veteran' becomes the 10th biggest box office hit in Korean history

    September 5, 2015 @ 8:09 am

    The action blockbuster 'Veteran' is one that is going in the history books. The film has just entered the top 10 ranking of the biggest Korean box office hits in history!'Veteran' is about a detective played by Hwang Jung Min, who is solving a high profile case involving a young and arrogant third generation chaebol played by Yoo Ah In. Every time he chases after the heir, he escapes using his money and connections.According to CJ E&M, a

    Read More

    • 4
    • 5139
    • 1663
  • CNN says North Korean girl group 'Moranbong' took inspiration from Girls' Generation

    September 5, 2015 @ 7:02 am

    K-pop fans noticed a recent news report by CNN about North Korea actually featured the immensely popular South Korean girl group Girls' Generation!The news segment by Kyung Lah was about how North Korea's young dictator Kim Jong Un is attempting to make himself and his country more modern, which is a big change from his father's approach. One of the changes is the North Korean girl group Moranbong (The Moranbong Band), who debuted in 2012 as Nort

    Read More

    • 95
    • 65010
    • 13401
  • Performances from September 5th 'Show! Music Core'!

    September 5, 2015 @ 4:16 am

    MBC's 'Show! Music Core' is back for its weekly show featuring performances by your favorite artists!On this episode, Stephanie returned with "Prisoner", Big Star came back with "Moonlight Sonata", Purfles made a comeback with "A Bad Thing", DinDin debuted with "Pour", and Unicorn debuted with "Huk".[No winner this episode.]Other performers of the night were: Girls' Generation, HyunA, VIXX LR, BEAT WIN, The Legend, Nop.K,

    Read More

    • 34
    • 18533
    • 2275
  • WINNER's Mino reveals what was the hardest part about competing on 'SMTM4'

    September 5, 2015 @ 3:32 am

    The episodes of 'Show Me The Money 4' had focused on the drama and stage performances, but the special episode focused more on the contestants themselves by showing the behind-the-scenes stories.Song Min Ho (WINNER's Mino) talked about what the hardest thing about competing on the show was, and how he handled the lyrics controversy. He said, "Insomnia. I had too many thoughts in my head that I couldn't sleep. I ended up being cautious of other pe

    Read More

    • 13
    • 17907
    • 6447
  • Watch 'Show! Music Core' live!

    September 5, 2015 @ 2:36 am

    'Show! Music Core' is back with the latest songs and performances by your favorite idols!Watch the live stream above and discuss. If you miss the performance you were waiting for, make sure to catch up with allkpop's wrap-up later tonight!

    Read More

    • 3
    • 5548
    • 1271
  • CNBLUE reported to be appearing on 'Weekly Idol' to coincide their comeback!

    September 5, 2015 @ 2:22 am

    CNBLUE have been driving fans crazy lately with those teaser photos, and now there's even more good news to add to the hype surrounding their comeback!To promote their upcoming second album '2gether', the boys will be appearing on an upcoming episode of 'Weekly Idol', if the latest reports are correct!Insiders revealed today that CNBLUE participated in a recording today (September 5) for the hilarious idol variety show. This episode is espec

    Read More

    • 14
    • 4804
    • 9575
  • Tablo says Song Min Ho should come to HIGHGRND to debut as a rapper in 'SMTM4' special episode

    September 5, 2015 @ 2:00 am

    On 'SMTM4', Tablo was the producer who tried his hardest to recruit rappers onto his team, and apparently that habit extends to his label too!The special episode of 'Show Me The Money 4', which aired on September 4 featured the behind stories about the Top 16 contestants.While hanging out during the profile photoshoot, Tablo said to WINNER's Song Min Ho, "Hey you better not debut again as a rapper," reminding Song Min Ho about his commitment to W

    Read More

    • 28
    • 16590
    • 7641