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  • IU becomes a "Beautiful Dancer" in a new PV teaser

    March 2, 2013 @ 7:37 am

    A short 30 second teaser of a new PV has IU's fans buzzing about the singer's seemingly more mature image in the clip! The singer, who has yet to announce an official music comeback in Korea, is gearing up for a Japanese mini album, 'Can You Hear Me?', which is scheduled for release on March 20th. The mini album contains a track titled "Beautiful Dancer", and it seems there is a full PV ready to be released just around the corner as a

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  • Did IU get paid too much for her voice acting gig?

    March 1, 2013 @ 6:40 pm

    The fact that IU received 100 million KRW (approximately $92,000 USD) for a voice acting gig has been receiving some controversy. A media outlet revealed how voice actors are negatively effected by celebrities who command big money for voice acting gigs. For the movie 'Sammy's Adventure 2', IU had a guarantee of 100 million KRW, which is up to 50 times higher than the average. In contrast, a typical voice actor will make around 2 to 5 mill

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  • Did your favorite celebrity make it onto Forbes Korea's '2013 Power Celebrity 40' list?

    February 27, 2013 @ 8:18 pm

    In celebration of their 10th year of establishment, Forbes Korea has reported this year's list of the top 40 'Power Celebrities'. The list picks the top 40 from a long list of actors, MCs, singers, and athletes and ranks them accordingly based on profit, influence, name value, and professionalism. Psy topped this years list, pushing Girls' Generation down to #2. The girls topped this list in both 2011 and 2012. Big Bang, Park Tae Hwan,

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  • Yoo In Na and IU promise to support each other for 'You're the Best Lee Soon Shin'

    February 27, 2013 @ 2:00 pm

    The sisterly relationship between actress Yoo In Na and singer IU has been well-known in the fan community, particularly for fans of the 2010 SBS program 'Heroes'. After the recent announcement that they would be starring together in the upcoming KBS drama 'You're the Best Lee Soon Shin', fans have already been looking forward to see how their off-screen relationship will play out on-screen. In an interview for the drama, the stars said, "

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  • Video footage of IU recording for Japanese track "New World" revealed

    February 26, 2013 @ 11:15 pm

    Via tokyohive: IU is scheduled to release her Japanese mini-album 'Can You Hear Me?' on March 20 and earlier today footage of her recording for the track "New World" was revealed. The official YouTube channel of EMI Music Japan shared the recording video for "New World", which is the 5th track off of her mini album. The video shares nearly a minute and 30 seconds of the song, showcasing IU's improving Japanese and her beautiful voice.

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  • SISTAR's Hyorin stays humble about her vocal range

    February 26, 2013 @ 3:15 pm

    "Korea's Beyonce" SISTAR's Hyorin is staying humble about her well-known impressive vocal range. On the latest 'Beatles Code 2', Shindong asked Hyorin, "After IU and her 3-step high notes, you are receiving a lot of attention for your 5-step high notes. It's a hot topic. What do you think about it?" The SISTAR19 member said, "IU sings the high notes in a chain, but I have breaks in between mine. IU does it all in one breath. I think she

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  • IU channels Marilyn Monroe in 'You're the Best Lee Soon Shin' preview

    February 26, 2013 @ 5:58 am

    It was said IU would be taking on a more mature image for her comeback coming up sometime this year, but before that anticipated change, she's surprised us with an unexpected transformation! IU took on the task of channeling sexy icon Marilyn Monroe for the second trailer of KBS 2TV's weekend drama 'You're the Best Lee Soon Shin'. Complete with her blonde wig, fake mole, and bright red lips, she left fans blinking in surprise. As IU op

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  • Urban Zakapa create first subunit for 'Ad Genius Lee Tae Baek' OST

    February 25, 2013 @ 7:52 am

        After the release of OST Part 1 for 'Ad Genius Lee Tae Baek', Past 2 of the OST featuring Urban Zakapa's "Love Afternoon" has been revealed. "Love Afternoon" successfully expresses the love the main character is feeling through its romantic lyrics about a fairy tale-like love along with the piano's tranquil melody. This is the first time the two male vocals Kwon Soon Il and Park Yong In sang a duet together and the c

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  • IU mimes her way through 'You're the Best Lee Soon Shin's first trailer!

    February 24, 2013 @ 2:16 am

    'You're the Best Lee Soon Shin', featuring IU and Jo Jung Suk as the lead roles, has released its first trailer! As reported before, 'You're the Best Lee Soon Shin' will portray the hardships that unfold for a mother and her youngest daughter, Lee Soon Shin (IU) after the death of the father. As the mother and daughter struggle to find happiness again, Lee Soon Shin meets Shin Jun Ho (Jo Jung Suk), a cold businessman, and a romance develop

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  • Eye Candy: Princesses in Dresses

    February 23, 2013 @ 8:25 pm

    Following the last 'Eye Candy: Handsome in Pink' selected by a few our staff members, our 'Eye Candy' series continues with the hottest ladies in dresses! Remember our suited boys? Well, the equivalent of boys in suits are girls in pretty dresses! It's impossible to list all the beautiful idols in dresses, of course, so here are just a select few. Girls' Generation's Tiffany f(x)'s Sulli miss A's Suzy 2NE1's Bom After Scho

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