• 'Immortal Song 2' holds on to the #1 Saturday variety spot as 'Infinity Challenge' falters

    April 6, 2014 @ 12:14 pm

    KBS's 'Immortal Song 2' held on to the first-place position in the Saturday ratings race!With nationwide ratings of 12.1%, the competition program maintained its #1 position ahead of MBC's 'Infinity Challenge', which was stuck in second place two weeks in a row with 10%. SBS's 'Star King' came in last with 9%.Meanwhile, MBC's 'Quiz to Change the World' scored 10.2% while 'We Got Married' stumbled with 5.6%.Which variety show did you tune in to th

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  • B.A.P's Himchan impresses with his Korean drumming skills along to 'Amazing Grace'

    April 5, 2014 @ 4:11 pm

    B.A.P's Himchan swept viewers off their feet with his impressive janggu (Korean traditional drum) skills along to "Amazing Grace". On the April 5th broadcast of SBS' 'Star King', Park Jun Kyu and Himchan played a remix of "Amazing Grace" with their gayageum and janggu, respectively, in their hanbok. Although Himchan's janggu skills were surprising to some, it has been revealed that he has been playing the janggu and gukak (Korean traditional mus

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  • 'Infinity Challenge' falls to last place in Saturday ratings

    March 30, 2014 @ 2:30 pm

    MBC's 'Infinity Challenge' fell to last place in the Saturday variety ratings race!The long-running variety show, currently in the middle of a long-term project, scored 10.7% nationwide ratings, a fall of 0.8% compared to last week's episode.Its competition, meanwhile, took the opportunity to surge forward. SBS's 'Star King' took second place with 11.5%, while KBS's 'Immortal Song 2' claimed the first-place spot with a 13.4% showing.Which Saturda

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  • Henry shows off his amazing piano and violin skills on 'Star King'

    March 29, 2014 @ 6:19 pm

    Many fans already know that Super Junior-M's Henry is a talented pianist and violinist but did you know he was this good?! On the March 29 broadcast of SBS' 'Star King', Henry wowed everyone with his piano and violin skills as he showed his talent and skill in playing various genres of music and even collaborating with renowned pianist Shin Ji Ho. He also played his remix of the Korean battle song which he learned on 'Real Men' and even stole th

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  • 'Infinity Challenge' remains on top in Saturday ratings ranking

    March 22, 2014 @ 11:28 pm

    With their newest long-term challenge starting, 'Infinity Challenge' maintained its momentum as the number-one variety show on Saturdays!MBC's long-running show kept its crown as the top-rated Saturday evening program with 11.5% nationwide ratings, a slight fall from the previous week, but still enough to maintain its #1 position.Its competition, SBS's 'Star King' and KBS's 'Immortal Song 2', clocked in with 11.4% and 11.0%, respectively, ke

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  • Kang Ho Dong reunites with British tenor Paul Potts on 'Star King'

    March 11, 2014 @ 1:03 pm

    Kang Ho Dong reunited with British tenor Paul Potts on 'Star King'! On the upcoming broadcast of SBS' 'Star King', Paul Potts will sing a duet version of Aria's "Nessun Dorma" which he sang on 'Britain's Got Talent' for the first time. Paul Potts has already performed on 'Star King' three times so Kang Ho Dong and the singer were undoubtedly happy to see each other again.The film 'One Chance', based on the true story of Paul Potts, will premiere

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  • SECRET's Hyosung impresses with her cheerleading stunts on 'Star King'

    February 1, 2014 @ 1:14 pm

    SECRET's Hyosung became a cheerleader for a day on 'Star King'! Hyosung teamed up with cheerleading champions Impact and definitely made an impact with her difficult stunts including a high split and falls that made it hard to believe that it was only a week's worth of practice.Check out Hyosung's cheerleading stunts below (starts at 12:40 mark)!

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  • 'Star King' overtakes 'Infinity Challenge' in Saturday ratings

    January 19, 2014 @ 1:00 am

    The variety king 'Infinity Challenge' has been overturned by 'Star King'!On Saturday, 'Star King' jumped up 2.8% up to 14.1%, putting it at the top of the Saturday rating list. 'Infinity Challenge' dropped 2.3% down to 13.4%, staggering away from its usual place at the top of the list and letting 'Star King' take the throne for now. 'Immortal Song 2' inched up a little, by 0.2% up to 9.7%. 'Star Junior Show' dropped slightly, down 0.3% to 11.9%

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  • Which Saturday variety show did most viewers tune into this weekend?

    January 11, 2014 @ 11:23 pm

    It shouldn't be a surprise by now that 'Infinity Challenge' maintained its reign as the king of Saturday variety shows this week! According to AGB Nielsen Media Research, the January 11th broadcast of MBC's 'Infinity Challenge' achieved a 15.7% viewer rating which is a 1.2% increase from its previous viewer rating of 14.5% last week.Viewers couldn't get enough of the adorable kids on SBS' 'Star Junior Show', coming in 2nd place with a 12.2%

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  • Kwanghee, Kim Jong Min, and Park Jun Kyu perform their 'EXO' parody as 'KINGXO' on 'Star King'

    January 11, 2014 @ 10:46 pm

    Kwanghee, Kim Jong Min, and Park Jun Kyu got together to perform their hilarious cover of EXO's "Growl" once again on 'Star King'! The trio called themselves, KINGXO, and made the complicated choreography look easy to follow along with their hilarious dancing skills. The oldest member Park Jun Kyu stole the show with his rapping, proving that age is just a number. When asked how much they practiced, Kwanghee revealed, "Three weeks", bringin

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