• SECRET's Sunhwa and T-ara's Hyomin support KARA Hara's nail book!

    July 4, 2015 @ 10:35 am

    SECRET's Sunhwa and T-ara's Hyomin did their job as friends by supporting KARA Hara's brand new nail book, 'NAILHARA'. All three idol stars took a photo together, and Sunhwa and Hyomin look happy to support Hara's fashion book. Hara shared the above photo and the message, "Sunhwa unni and Hyomin unni love my book. Thank you!" 'NAILHARA', released on June 12, is a collaboration between Hara and professional nail artist Kim Soo Jung from Tren

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  • BTS enjoy their '2015 Summer Vacation'!

    July 4, 2015 @ 9:49 am

    The boys of BTS look like they enjoyed their summer vacation this year! The video above features footage of the boys on their summer vacation in Kota Kinabalu. The recently released clip is a short preview of the group's book '2015 BTS Summer Package in Kota Kinabalu', a 100-page photo book, DVD, and travel gear.It goes on sale July 7! Check out the video above!

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  • Rain and Kim Tae Hee spotted on a date together

    July 4, 2015 @ 8:44 am

    Celebrity couple Kim Tae Hee and Rain were spotted on a date together!They both sat at the very end of the bar, waiting for their drinks. An insider commented that though the two were open about their date, everyone gave them their privacy with no fan walking up for a photo or autograph. Kim Tae Hee and Rain, who've been together for 4 years, look like any other couple in the photo. How do they look?

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  • Baek Ji Young says she's been busy exploring childbearing and parenthood

    July 4, 2015 @ 7:49 am

    Power ballad singer Baek Ji Young declared recently on Moon Ji Ae's radio show that she is focused on trying to have a baby with her husband Jung Suk Won.  DJ Moon Ji Ae wanted to know what Baek Ji Young has been occupying her time with lately to which the singer replied, "I'm trying to have a baby. I'm curious as to how the child will look, what kind of voice the child will have. I'm curious about all those things." Moon Ji Ae also shared her t

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  • Suzy gives some inspiring words as the honorary ambassador for international university games

    July 4, 2015 @ 7:07 am

    miss A's Suzy talked about how she feels regarding being chosen as the honorary ambassador for the '2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade Games.' Suzy announced on a broadcast the day before the games, "This contest is not just about sports, but it's being prepared as an event that shares cultures and youth. I hope that through this event South Korea will affirm its status and that Gwangju will be known as an international sports city. The City of

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  • 'Show Me The Money 4' records highest cable viewer ratings among male and female young adults

    July 4, 2015 @ 6:19 am

    The rap competition show 'Show Me The Money' is getting more and more popular by the episode. The show began to make it into the mainstream last season, and this season looks like it's going to get even bigger.'Nielsen Korea' just announced the TV ratings for July 3, and 'Show Me The Money 4's 2nd episode had an average of 1.9% ratings and a peak of 2.1% ratings. The viewer ratings are the combined average of views on cable TV, Wesung, and IPTV.

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  • AOA win #1 + Performances from July 4th 'Show! Music Core'!

    July 4, 2015 @ 4:19 am

    MBC's 'Show! Music Core' is back for its weekly show featuring performances by your favorite artists!On this episode, BTOB came back with "It's Okay", Nine Muses made a comeback with "Hurt Locker", HOTSHOT made their comeback with "I'm a Hotshot", MINX came back with "Love Shake", and NS Yoon-G returned with "Honey Summer".As for the winners, Big Bang, SISTAR, and AOA were nominees, but it was AOA who took the trophy with "Heart Attack"! Con

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  • SECRET's Ji Eun talks about how she trained with Hyorin, Hani, and U.JI

    July 4, 2015 @ 3:24 am

    Although it seems impossible to picture Ji Eun in another group rather than SECRET, she talked about how she almost became a team with three other girl group members!Actually, EXID's Hani had already revealed this earlier this year, but now you can hear Ji Eun's side of the story! On the July 3 episode of KBS' 'Yoo Hee Yeol's Sketchbook', she talked about how she used to be a JYP Entertainment trainee.Ji Eun said, "At the time, BESTie's memb

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  • Watch 'Show! Music Core' live!

    July 4, 2015 @ 2:45 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!

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  • Actress Park So Dam to star opposite SHINee's Minho in 'Because It's the First Time'

    July 4, 2015 @ 2:11 am

    SHINee's Minho was earlier confirmed for a new short drama from cable channel 'OnStyle', and now we know who he'll be partnered up with! Joining him on "Because It's The First Time" (former working title: 'Friends 2015') is rookie actress Park So Dam!The production staff of the drama announced on July 4 that Park So Dam will play the female lead opposite Minho. She made her acting debut just two years ago, but already has over half a do

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