• Introducing 5 Not-So-Mainstream Artists

    March 11, 2014 @ 2:02 pm

    As we all know, allkpop covers everything related to Korean pop culture, especially K-Pop. Then what of the so-called 'under[ground]' music scene in South Korea? When do non-K-Pop artists get to see the light of day? Unfortunately, pop music dominates charts and radio time over in Korea much like it does here in the States. Artists without a major label backbone frequently go unnoticed and get silently buried underneath the plethora of boy bands

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  • Brown Eyed Soul release MV for groovy new track 'Pass Me By'

    February 14, 2014 @ 7:37 pm

    Brown Eyed Soul is back with a new groovy tune in the MV for latest title track "Pass Me By"!This is a part of their fourth album after two months since their previous all-kill single "Always Be There". Although the group originally planned to release the entire album, they are taking their time to create the best music possible so the album has been split into two.Brown Eyed Soul will also hold a 10th anniversary concert in Seoul on February 22-

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  • A-PRINCE's Siyoon performs a dance cover of Chris Brown's 'Look At Me'

    February 11, 2014 @ 2:08 pm

    A-PRINCE's Siyoon performed a very smooth and cool dance cover of Chris Brown's "Look At Me" with Songey.The video was uploaded to the official A-PRINCE YouTube channel and along with Songey, they show off their synchronized moves to the beat as their shadows dance along in the background.  Sadly, it's a pretty short cover, but it is more than enough to show Siyoon's smooth dancing skills.  Do you like the cover above?Tip: UoAP

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  • g.o.d celebrate 15th anniversary + Park Joon Hyung joins Kim Tae Woo's agency Soul Shop Entertainment

    January 14, 2014 @ 6:33 am

    First generation idol group g.o.d celebrated their 15th anniversary on January 13, and oldest member Park Joon Hyung wrote a handwritten letter to fans and announced that he has joined Kim Tae Woo's agency Soul Shop Entertainment!Park Joon Hyung thanked fans on his Instagram, "To: Our family Fangod, Wow! 15 years have already went by at the blink of an eye!!! Thank you so much for always loving and watching over us!!! :) Although this is somethin

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  • B.A.P's Jongup becomes 'followed' by his favorite artist Chris Brown on Twitter

    January 7, 2014 @ 11:15 pm

    Baby's couldn't help but notice that Chris Brown now follows B.A.P's Jongup on Twitter! Many kept their eyes on the account to see if this was some fluke, but Jongup remains followed by the world famous star as his most recent followed account on Twitter.Jongup has mentioned his love for Chris Brown and his songs frequently, so fans couldn't help chuckle as they imagined Jongup's excitement. It seems the follow came about shortly a

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  • Brown Eyed Soul capture ears with their heartfelt vocals for 'You' MV

    December 18, 2013 @ 10:42 pm

    The talented vocal group of Brown Eyed Soul has returned with a new single album called 'Thank Your Soul' and an MV!The release comes ahead of their full length album to celebrate their 10 year anniversary since debut to thank fans. The title track of the single album is called "You" and through the MV, we see a story of an unrequited love that tugs at our hearts, especially with the voices of Brown Eyed Soul in the background.Check out the MV fo

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  • New R&B vocal group Brown City releases teaser photo for 'For Me, People Like You'

    December 8, 2013 @ 6:39 pm

    A new 4-member R&B vocal group will be heading your way soon, just in time for the winter season! Called Brown City, the new group will debut with their first digital single, "For Me, People Like You".The group consists of leader Kim Dae Gun, Yiruel, J. Brown, and Kim So Jin. Prior to being re-formed as a 4-member group, Brown City was a vocal crew consisting of more than 30 people and included names such as SECRET's Ji Eun and Block B's Taeil.St

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  • Girls' Generation reveal song for 'Blade & Soul' at event in Shanghai

    November 30, 2013 @ 2:45 pm

    As reported previously, the ladies of Girls' Generation are endorsing the game 'Blade & Soul' in China. A CF and posters featuring the girls modeling for the game were recently revealed. To take things a bit further, the girls revealed their own Chinese theme song for the game at a special event in Shanghai, China on November 30.They gave an interview with the gathered media and also performed the song "Sword of Spirit / Hope".The open beta for t

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  • Son Dam Bi represents 'Seoul's 10 Soul' in Shanghai

    November 8, 2013 @ 6:07 pm

    Son Dam Bi represented Korea in Shanghai, China as the project ambassador for 'Seoul's 10 Soul'.'Seoul's 10 Soul', which came to China for the first time this year, aims to bring global recognition to Korean fashion brands. As a celebrity who's known for her love of fashion, Son Dam Bi flew to Shanghai on November 6 KST to promote the project.She introduced 10 Korean designers at the 'Seoul Fashion Night', while Chinese model Fu Zhenggang was the

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  • Woollim Label to release a new girl group including JIN, Baby Soul, and Yoo Ji Ae

    November 3, 2013 @ 9:17 pm

    Woollim Label will be releasing a new girl group early next year!The label's most famous for INFINITE, and also includes TASTY, Yoo Ji Ae, Baby Soul, and the soon-to-debut JIN. The three girls Baby Soul, Yoo Ji Ae, and JIN will be joining together in this new group. But the group won't be only the three of them - there is more, but Woollim has yet to specify how many.Woollim Label said, "The Woollim girl group is predicted to debut early next yea

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