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  • 'I Am a Singer 2' ends its broadcast run

    December 31, 2012 @ 5:02 am

    MBC's music competition program 'I Am a Singer 2' ended its run with a final episode last Sunday. The show, which featured a collection of famous and talented artists facing off against each other in a performance competition, has long been dogged with lower-than-expected ratings and high production value. Although it was a highly-anticipated sequel to the original 'I Am a Singer' - which turned both the variety world and the music world o

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  • Lee Eun Mi covers IU's "The Story Only I Didn't Know" on 'I Am a Singer 2'

    December 30, 2012 @ 9:23 pm

    Veteran singer Lee Eun Mi performed her rendition of IU's "The Story Only I Didn't Know" on the latest episode of MBC's music competition program, 'I Am a Singer 2'. Accompanied by a live accordion instrumental, the artist's deep, scratchy voice was definitely a dramatic departure from IU's clean, pure vocals. What do you think of her performance?

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  • MBC cancels 'I Am a Singer 2'

    December 10, 2012 @ 3:56 am

    MBC's Sunday evening music competition program, 'I Am a Singer 2', will be coming to an end. "This had been decided upon since October," an MBC representative stated. "Although it unfortunately fell within the cancellation of both 'Come to Play' and 'What is Mom', it is entirely a coincidence that they happened to fall together." The cancellation process began in the fall, with MBC stating that they had no plans to create Season 3. "The

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  • Park Wan Gyu covers Lionel Richie's "Hello" on 'I Am a Singer 2'

    December 10, 2012 @ 12:16 am

    Artist Park Wan Gyu performed a cover of Lionel Richie's 1984 hit, "Hello", on the latest episode of MBC's music survival program 'I Am a Singer 2'. Lending his throaty baritone to an already emotional song, the rock singer upped the ante on what is already considered to be one of the world's best love songs. Check out his heartfelt cover below, do you think he did the song justice?

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  • Gukkasten covers J.Y. Park's "Honey" on 'I Am a Singer 2'

    December 3, 2012 @ 3:09 pm

    Heavy-metal band Gukkasten covered J.Y. Park's famous hit track, "Honey", on the latest episode of 'I Am a Singer 2'. Although the original song is legendary in its own right, Gukkasten pulled away from the original to take in a whole new direction, in line with the band's heavy metal roots. Check out their heart-thumping performance below!

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  • Sohyang sings SG Wannabe's "As I Live" on 'I Am a Singer 2'

    December 3, 2012 @ 7:10 am

    Veteran artist Sohyang performed her rendition of SG Wannabe's hit track "As I Live" ("Saldaga") on the latest episode of 'I Am a Singer 2'. With her powerful voice combined with the piano-based instrumental, her performance combines the emotions of the original with her own, unique spin. "It's a very self-sacrificing song," Sohyang said, prior to the performance. "This is what anger and rage must be like." Check out her moving perfo

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  • Gukkasten performs Jo Yong Pil's "Mona Lisa" on 'I Am a Singer 2'

    November 25, 2012 @ 11:52 pm

    Heavy metal band Gukkasten performed a cover of Jo Yong Pil's 1988 hit, "Mona Lisa", on the latest episode of MBC's 'I Am a Singer 2'. Although the original song is a soft, mild rock piece, Gukkasten was able to bring it into the 21st century with their trademark rousing vocals and stage presence. Listen to their wonderful rendition below!

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  • The One performs "My Love" on 'I Am a Singer 2'

    November 19, 2012 @ 9:31 am

    Artist The One performed his own seminal work, "My Love" ("Saranga"), on the latest episode of the music competition program 'I Am a Singer 2'. The song skyrocketed to fame after its inclusion in the OST album for the hit drama, 'My Man's Woman', and helped cement The One into the annals of Korean music history. Check out his tear-jerking performance below.

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  • Park Myung Soo reveals he chased after his wife 14 times

    November 12, 2012 @ 9:01 pm

    Park Myung Soo drew laughter when details of how he got married came to light. On the latest episode of 'I Am a Singer 2', singer Lee Jung belted out Lee Seung Hwan's love song, "You Don't Know". However, he was downtrodden when he returned to the waiting room. "She came to my mind again, so it was hard," he confessed. "It hasn't been long since we've broken apart." Lee Jung revealed that he had broken up with his significant other w

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  • Lee Young Hyun covers English folk song, "The Water is Wide", on 'I Am a Singer 2'

    November 12, 2012 @ 7:54 am

    Veteran artist Lee Young Hyun covered a classic English folk song, "The Water is Wide", on the latest episode of 'I Am a Singer 2'. "The Water is Wide" is theorized to be of either Scottish or English origin, and parts of its lyrics dates from the 1600s. Although the tune has been covered by dozens of musicians, Lee Young Hyun manages to blend the old with the new in her new rendition. For our Western European readers, do you think she di

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