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  • K-Pop dominates Google's top search terms in 2012 for South Korea

    December 12, 2012 @ 10:39 pm

    Google Zeitgeist has went through the data and released the most frequent search queries in 2012. The front page for Google added the words "From Gangnam to gay marriage, find out what the world searched for in 2012" linking to the Zeitgeist page featuring the top search queries around the world. The list of 'Worldwide Trending Searches' ranked Psy's "Gangnam Style" at #2, below only the late Whitney Houston. As for Korea, K-P

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  • Idols successfully venture into the acting market in 2012

    October 5, 2012 @ 2:28 am

    More and more idols are stepping away from their usual singing and performing activities by branching into the acting field. Because so many idols have debuted into an over-saturated market, existing idols had to find different leeways to keep promote themselves. The public has also become more accepting of idol turned actors as more of them make appearances on the small screen through various shows. In the previous years, many idols we

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  • JJ Project to open for upcoming Wonder Girls' Asia Tour concert in Singapore

    August 27, 2012 @ 7:50 am

    JYP Entertainment has told allkpop that hot rookie duo JJ Project will be performing the opening stage at the Wonder Girls' first Asia tour concert in Singapore on September 8th KST. After debuting with their title song "Bounce" this past May, JJ Project has been receiving much love from K-pop fans for their excellent dancing skills, cute visuals, and strong vocals. JJ Project's members JB and Jr. have been a hot issue even before their de

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  • TV Daily interviews rising rookie group JJ Project

    May 22, 2012 @ 4:15 am

    After making a strong debut on Dream High 2 and with their debut album, 'BOUNCE', JJ Project is jam-packed with skills acquired through JYPE's long practice hours and rigorous training. JB (Lim Jae Beom, 19), and Jr. (Park Jin Young, 19) were the winners of the 5th JYPE Audition back in 2009. But with their skills and idol-like images, the duo were already being recognized and garnered a tight fan-base even before their debut. Jr.,

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  • Members of JYPE's JJ Project confirmed

    May 9, 2012 @ 2:45 am

    Earlier, JYP Entertainment had released a new mysterious teaser, informing the public on an upcoming group "JJ Project". Although many had already assumed JJ to stand for JB and Jr., the details had not been confirmed until now. JJ Project indeed is composed of members JB (Lim Jae Beom) and Jr. (Park Jin Young), who were both accepted as JYP trainees in 2009 through JYP's 5th audition. The two then made their debut in the popular KBS drama 'Dr

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  • Leeteuk expresses his jealousy of 2AM's Jinwoon on 'We Got Married'

    March 31, 2012 @ 2:28 pm

    Leeteuk revealed his jealousy of 2AM's Jinwoon on this week's broadcast of reality program 'We Got Married'. The Super Junior leader and his on-screen wife Kang Sora held their own question and answer session. The couple went through 80 questions sent in by viewers of the show, which included inquiries like, "What would you name your children if you gave birth to twins?", "What do your parents say about your partner?", and "Can you ask eac

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  • Kang Sora talks about 'Dream High 2', 'We Got Married' & Leeteuk in recent interview

    March 30, 2012 @ 8:14 pm

    It had been a week since KBS2's 'Dream High 2' had come to an end, Kang Sora has once again transitioned into being a normal 22 year old college student and she looked extremely well. The Mini-series 'Dream High 2' in which Kang Sora was cast as a female lead drew much attention as it featured some of today's hottest idol stars. Unfortunately, the viewer ratings didn't meet their expectations due to fierce competition, but the time spent o

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  • 2AM's Jinwoon reunites with 'Dream High' costar Park Seo Joon

    March 28, 2012 @ 12:45 pm

    Though KBS 2TV's 'Dream High 2' came to a close last week, 2AM's Jinwoon took some time to meet up with his past co-star, actor Park Seo Joon. On March 28th, Jinwoon tweeted, "With Seo Joon hyung, because we were so hungry, we ate samgyupsal and a glass of warm milk.. Ke." Despite being popular stars, Jinwoon and Park Seo Joon just seem like two good-looking normal guys in casual wear drinking coffee at a local cafe. Fans commented, "En

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  • JB and Park Seo Joon release final track for 'Dream High 2'

    March 25, 2012 @ 3:17 pm

    Although 'Dream High 2' aired its last episode last week, it left a final gift to its many fans and viewers with an OST track by JB and Park Seo Joon. The boys who were part of the idol group, I:dn, released "New Dreaming", which viewers will recall the boys performing in the first episode. While we all bade 'Dream High 2' goodbye, enjoy the final track by the two talented vocalists. Tip: Jae

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  • Former After School member Yoo So Young snaps friendly selca with Kahi

    March 23, 2012 @ 11:44 am

      After School's former member, Yoo So Young shared a selca with After School's current member Kahi. Earlier today, Yoo So Young tweeted, "With our member Kahi unnie! I was happy to be filming with unnie! You know I really really like you right? I love you~", along with the above picture. The picture showed the two smiling brightly and making v-signs for the camera. They showed off their on-going friendship through this picture.

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