• Prosecution files arrest warrant for journalist who spread false rumors about Lee Si Young's sex tape

    August 25, 2015 @ 3:51 pm

    The Seoul Central District Prosecutors Office filed an arrest warrant Tuesday against a journalist by the name of Mr. Shin, for suspicions of spreading malicious rumors about Lee Si Young's nonexistent sex tape. The prosecution was said to have filed the arrest warrant after taking into account how Shin created and bruited malicious, defaming articles regarding Lee Si Young and the actress wishes for the culprit to be punished. It was i

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  • YG Entertainment speaks up about the alleged plagiarism of 2NE1's 'Come Back Home' MV

    July 23, 2015 @ 6:10 pm

    Amid the controversy of Taylor Swift's alleged plagiarism of 2NE1's "Come Back Home" MV, YG Entertainment has decided to step forward and give their own opinion on the matter which reached new heights recently.  As the controversy continues to broil, YG decided to take no particular side, choosing to remain neutral in this issue. A representative from YG Entertainment released a statement earlier today that went, "I saw the oversea press release

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  • Director of Taylor Swift's 'Bad Blood' MV denies copying 2NE1 and calls out writer for misleading article

    July 23, 2015 @ 4:09 pm

    It all started with a social media war between Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift, which some are labeling a feud. As the war was raging, K-Pop was somehow dragged into the heated discourse with one random fan's accusatory tweet that Taylor Swift's "Bad Blood" MV allegedly "borrowed" its concept from 2NE1's "Come Back Home" MV. Following this tweet, an article was uploaded on Jezebel that seemed to back the fan's sentiment. The article referred to the

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  • Taylor Swift called out for allegedly copying 2NE1's 'Come Back Home' MV

    July 22, 2015 @ 7:09 pm

    In the midst of the Nicki Minaj online feud, American pop starlet Taylor Swift was called out by one indignant Blackjack who thought that there were one too many similarities between the singer's "Bad Blood" MV and 2NE1's "Come Back Home" MV.  Both MVs were filmed with a 'futuristic' concept, with costumes and props that appear eerily similar if placed side by side. The fan had uploaded several screenshots from both MVs, putting them right

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  • Indie band hyukoh soars in popularity after appearance on 'Infinity Challenge'

    July 15, 2015 @ 3:05 am

    It's the battle of the girl groups on the K-pop scene this summer, but in the music scene overall, indie band hyukoh has continuously been taking over music charts.Their newest title track "Comes and Goes" from their album '22' has been steadily maintaining its spot near the top of the charts since last month. Impressive considering the top spots on Korean music charts often change daily these days.hyukoh's album '22' came out at the end of May,

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  • The quest to find Korea's sexiest back continues in 2015

    July 14, 2015 @ 5:03 pm

    Want to know who has the sexiest back in all of South Korea? Well look no further than the '2015 Miss Sexy Back Competition', where contestants have a little bit of fun as they show off - what else - their sexy backs!On July 4, contestants gathered at the Yangpyeong healing camp to dance and strut their stuff. Sports agency ESNKOREA hosted this year's competition, which resulted in 25 hopeful finalists. These 25 young women were then divided into

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  • Win tickets to BIG BANG in Philippines and Indonesia from 'BEAT' Radio

    July 10, 2015 @ 9:05 am

    BEAT BY 'THE BEATPACKING COMPANY'The Beatpacking Company is giving away tickets to the Big Bang concerts held in Indonesia and Philippines this coming July and August, respectively!For this giveaway, the creators of 'BEAT' app will be giving out (16) VIP tickets to the concert in Manila, Philippines and (32) GREY tickets to the show in Jakarta, Indonesia.The steps to applying to the giveaway is easy. First, download the prized 'BEAT' application

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  • Get the Free K-Pop streaming app 'BEAT' and listen to your idols' playlists

    July 6, 2015 @ 5:42 pm

    BEAT BY 'THE BEATPACKING COMPANY'Remember that time you wanted to listen to that song that was just released by your favorite K-Pop artist, but no one uploaded them on Soundcloud yet? Yeah, me too. Now, with the 'BEAT' app, you don't have to worry about waiting for fan uploads or have to listen to lesser quality versions via YouTube!The 'BEAT' app, created by 'The Beatpacking Company,' is notably the easiest and the fastest way to stream your fav

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  • Luhan sings of wild youth with David Tao in full MV for 'Please Come to the Great Wall to Ski'

    July 6, 2015 @ 3:03 am

    Luhan paired up with top Chinese artist, David Tao, for the theme song to China's 2022 Winter Olympics, "Please Come to the Great Wall to Ski."In the simple MV, the focus on the cheerful and inspirational message of the song. You get to see both singers record their parts and the cool camaraderie that they have achieved in a short period. The pair look happy and chummy with David Tao as they cutely sing the upbeat track before the camera.Now that

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  • B1A4 announce their 'B1A4 Comeback Festival' with schedule and 'packing list'

    July 1, 2015 @ 10:22 pm

    Is there an upcoming festival for BANAs this summer? Well, not exactly, but guaranteed to be just as fun and festive as a summer festival for anyone who loves B1A4!Two posters were just released, the first one listing B1A4's main promotion schedule while the second poster lists what their fans BANAs can do to best prepare for B1A4's comeback!The 'B1A4 Comeback Festival' includes: 1. Teaser release including a teaser image, tracklist, and pre-list

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