• allkpop is Hiring: We're looking for summer intern writers! (NYC / NJ)

    May 21, 2015 @ 4:57 pm

    Are you highly passionate about K-Pop? Think you have what it takes to be a part of the 6theory or allkpop team? Time to put your skills to the test and apply for our summer internship!Now that summertime is coming and all the college students are embracing their freedom from finals, we're looking for a few interns to join our allkpop staff.  We are looking for talented, highly-motivated individuals who are extraordinary writers and lovers of eve

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  • Jessica says she enjoys her independence now she's no longer in Girls' Generation in 'Marie Claire' shoot

    May 21, 2015 @ 4:39 pm

    Jessica was recently featured in the June issue of fashion magazine 'Marie Claire' dressed in casual apparel from top brands such as 'H&M' and 'Miu Miu.'During the exclusive interview with the magazine, Jessica started things off by talking about her clothing company, saying, "We are going to release a denim line this season for 'BLANC & ECLARE.' Dealing with denim wasn't easy. I had to think from the point of view of the person wearing it when d

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  • [DEBATE] Should Yoo Seung Joon (Steve Yoo)'s apology be accepted?

    May 21, 2015 @ 4:09 pm

    It isn't an understatement to say that Yoo Seung Joon is one of the most frowned upon former Korean Pop stars in Korea for a mistake that he made 13 years ago. From 1996 to 2001, Yoo Seung Joon was labeled as the leader of Korea's "Beautiful youth" movement, gaining fans of all ages with his energy on stage as well as his honorable and pure image. It was in early 2002 when Yoo Seung Joon made a life-changing mistake, resulting in deportation and

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  • Daesung reveals which Big Bang member he would date + why he's popular in Japan

    May 21, 2015 @ 3:37 pm

    Big Bang had an immensely fun time on KBS 2TV's 'Happy Together 3' on May 21, also providing an equally fun time for their viewers and fans.  On the broadcast, Big Bang was asked, "If you were a woman, which member would you want to date?" and Daesung chose G-Dragon without hesitation.  Everybody, including G-Dragon of course, was curious about the reason behind this choice, but Daesung's answer was short and simple.  He replied, "He has a lot of

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  • G-Dragon states what traits are necessary to become as successful as himself

    May 21, 2015 @ 2:32 pm

    G-Dragon depressed everybody a bit on KBS 2TV's 'Happy Together 3' on May 21 by basically saying it did not necessarily matter how hard you worked if you didn't have the talent or individuality.Park Myung Soo asked, "Is it good to start early to become like G-Dragon?" to which the Big Bang member replied, "I started music at the age of thirteen.  At the time, Yang Hyun Suk told me to write two songs a day before sleeping.  I did that for many yea

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  • Gaon Chart releases chart rankings for May 10 - May 16

    May 21, 2015 @ 2:02 pm

    The Gaon Chart is the national chart of South Korea and is intended to be the equivalent of Oricon in Japan and Billboard in the United States. Check out the chart rankings for the week of May 10 to May 16 below! < Gaon Chart National Digital Singles Ranking > 1. Big Bang - "Loser" 2. Big Bang - "BAE BAE" 3. Sunggyu - "The Answer" 4. San E ft. Baek Ye Rin - "Me You" 5. BoA ft. Gaeko - "Who Are You" 6. LOCO ft. Yuju - "Spring I

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  • Honey Lee poses seductively for 'Cosmopolitan' photo shoot in Vietnam

    May 21, 2015 @ 1:31 pm

    Exotic, glamorous actress Honey Lee is featured in a tropical-themed pictorial in the June issue of 'Cosmopolitan'! Honey Lee showed off an innocent yet alluring charm in the photos with 'a summer resort concept,' which were taken in the coastal city of Da Nang, Vietnam. Lee, wearing a white slit dress with gold strappy heels in one photo and a bright blue and white crop top in another, looks ready to leisurely sip some margaritas on a bar by the

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  • G-Dragon and Taeyang had misgivings about Seungri joining Big Bang?

    May 21, 2015 @ 1:00 pm

    On this week's episode of 'Happy Together 3,' Big Bang's Seungri revealed that he and G-Dragon didn't have the best relationship when he first joined the group. Taeyang was the one to start: "I first saw Seungri at an audition program he appeared on. At the time, one of the judges asked Seungri, 'Why did you go to sleep when everyone else was practicing?' to which he answered, 'We all slept together, but I was the only one to be edited like

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  • AOA's ChoA is a sensuous vixen in 'Arena Homme Plus'

    May 21, 2015 @ 12:45 pm

    Through a pictorial released earlier today, AOA's ChoA proved to us that she could also be a bewitching vixen, flashing a different image from her usual bubbly and cute self. ChoA's sensuous body line and femme fatale image naturally had guys on the set exclaiming their adoration for the idol. In the interview, ChoA discussed the various part-time job experiences before debut and also shared some stories of the group's activities during the perio

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  • Big Bang recall the hard time they endured as trainees

    May 21, 2015 @ 12:30 pm

    Although Big Bang is a super senior idol group at the moment, they still have a vivid memory of their trainee days as revealed on KBS 2TV's 'Happy Together 3' on May 21.  G-Dragon said, "The five of us slept together on two mattresses in a really tiny room," and Seungri added, "There was even a room with rats."Taeyang said, "We can eat if the manager scrapes together food, but as he was busy, he was unable to for a couple weeks.  We tol

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