Individually Flawless: BLACKPINK’s Off-Stage Style Decoded

When BLACKPINK first exploded into the K-pop scene, everyone knew they would be big. They had all the makings of YG’s next biggest act — talent, looks, confidence, and style. When it comes to their fashion in music videos and onstage performance, their stylists are always on point in effortlessly mixing high fashion designer brands with streetwear. […]

September Girl Group Brand Reputation Rankings Revealed

The Korean Business Research Institute has published September’s results for brand reputation rankings among girl groups. The institute analyzed 70,150,775 sources of data from August 7 to September 8 in the categories of participation, media coverage, communication, and community awareness. Red Velvet topped this month’s brand reputation rankings with a total score of 5,383,260. TWICE followed […]

BIGBANG’s Taeyang Reveals Which Girl Group Member’s Singing Voice He Likes The Most

During his guest appearance on the September 3 broadcast of SBS’s “Fantastic Duo 2,” BIGBANG’s Taeyang shared which female singer has caught his eye! One of the civilian contestants hilariously used the pseudonym, “Taeyang’s Girlfriend from Kyung Hee University.” As it turns out, her own boyfriend was also named, “Taeyang.” The similarities did not end there, […]

From On Stage To Everday Life: Fashion Trends Inspired By K-Pop Stars

Are you in need of a wardrobe overhaul? Or do you always feel like you have “nothing to wear” even though you have tons of clothes in your closet? Give your look a revamp by taking cues from your favorite K-pop stars! It’s no secret that Korean singers are admired for their singing and dancing skills, […]

EXO Remains On Top With “Ko Ko Bop”; Soompi’s K-Pop Music Chart 2017, August Week 2

EXO’s “Ko Ko Bop” remains on top of our chart for the second straight week. This song swept all the music shows again last week and also remains strong on other chart sources. Congratulations again to EXO! The top three songs are the same as last week. Holding steady at No. 2 and No. 3 […]

BLACKPINK Revs Up For Japanese Debut Through Collab With NYLON JAPAN And SHEL’TTER

BLACKPINK is gearing up for their official Japanese debut on August 30. On August 15, YG Entertainment revealed photos from BLACKPINK’s collaboration with NYLON JAPAN and fashion brand SHEL’TTER. The September special edition of NYLON JAPAN has different covers with each BLACKPINK member. The magazines featuring Jennie, Jisoo, Lisa, and Rosé were sold out within […]

Watch: 5 Girl Groups That Amaze With MR Removed Performances

There’s a lot of talented girl groups out there, and each has their own unique aspect and color that sets them apart from other groups, whether it be the ability to pull off a variety of concepts, their knife-like choreography, stunning visuals, beagle-like personalities, or powerful vocals. However, it’s astonishing to see girl groups that […]

BLACKPINK Explains Why They Want To Go On “Please Take Care Of My Refrigerator”

On the July 26 broadcast of MBC FM4U’s “Kim Shin Young’s Hope Song at Noon,” BLACKPINK revealed that they would like to go on “Please Take Care of My Refrigerator.” When the girls were asked if there was a program they would like to go on, Rose stated, “We all really like eating so we would […]

Watch: Apink Takes 6th Win For “Five” On “Music Core”; Performances By BLACKPINK, UP10TION, And More

The July 15 episode of MBC’s “Music Core” features performances from Jessi, Kim Tae Woo, Apink, MAMAMOO, BLACKPINK, UP10TION, Park Boram, HALO, Stellar, WJSN, HOTSHOT, The Barberettes, NC.A, Parc Jae Jung, VAV, A.C.E, and INA. The top three contenders for this week were Heize’s “You, Clouds, Rain,” BLACKPINK’s “As If It’s Your Last,” and Apink’s “Five.” In the end, […]