Watch: BTS Takes 10th Win With “DNA” On “Inkigayo”; Performances By GOT7, NU’EST W, And More!

Congratulations to BTS for winning first place with “DNA” on SBS’s “Inkigayo”! Second place was Bolbbalgan4’s “Some” and third place went to Bolbbalgan4’s “To My Youth.” This week’s performers include SECHSKIES, K.Will, B1A4, NU’EST W, GOT7, UP10TION, SF9, TRCNG, and more. Winner announcement: Watch this week’s performances below: SECHSKIES – “Something Special” K.Will – “Nonfiction” […]

October Boy Group Brand Reputation Rankings Revealed

The Korean Business Research Institute has released new data on boy group brand reputation rankings for the month of October. The institute analyzed 72,462,236 pieces of big data from September 13 to October 14 and measured consumers’ brand participation, media coverage, and communication. For October, the top spot went to BTS, who had a brand participation index of […]

July Boy Group Brand Reputation Rankings Revealed

For the ninth month in a row, BTS has topped the boy group brand reputation rankings! The Korean Business Research Institute looked at interaction, media coverage, communication, and community indexes of 103,665,054 pieces of big data from June 7  to July 8 to analyze the brand reputation of boy groups. This is a 27.16 percent increase […]

TWICE Soars To Top Spot With “Signal”; Soompi’s K-Pop Music Chart 2017, June Week 1

TWICE’s new song “SIGNAL” jumped all the way from No. 12 to No. 1 this week. After sweeping all the music show wins last week, it is no surprise that “SIGNAL” becomes our new No. 1 song this week. “SIGNAL” is only four points shy of a perfect 1000 score, sharing the hottest trending artist honor […]

PSY Reigns With “I LUV IT”; Soompi’s K-Pop Music Chart 2017, May Week 4

PSY’s “I LUV IT” is the new No. 1 song this week! Five years ago, “Gangnam Style” took the world by storm, so it’s no surprise that the title songs of his new album have immediately become chart topping hits. “I LUV IT” won on “Inkigayo” and on “M!Countdown” last week, and is also ranked […]

Watch: TWICE Grabs 4th Win With “SIGNAL” On “Music Core”; Performances By VIXX, iKON, And More!

The May 27 broadcast of MBC’s “Music Core” featured performances from SECHSKIES, iKON, SEVENTEEN, KNK, VIXX, TWICE, Solbi, SF9, Urban Zakapa, TheEastLight, O.WHEN, MAP6, A.C.E, and Berry Good. In the end, TWICE succeeded over VIXX’s “Shangri-La” and PSY’s “I LUV It” to win first place. Congratulations to TWICE! Check out the latest performances below: ♬ Comeback ♡ […]

Watch Live: SEVENTEEN, iKON, TWICE, And More Perform On “Music Core”

The May 27 episode of MBC’s “Music Core” features performances from SECHSKIES, iKON, SEVENTEEN, KNK, VIXX, TWICE, Solbi, SF9, Urban Zakapa, TheEastLight, O.WHEN, MAP6, A.C.E, and Berry Good. Watch it live below! The post Watch Live: SEVENTEEN, iKON, TWICE, And More Perform On “Music Core” appeared first on Soompi.

Rohee And Seungjae Have Special Meet Up On “The Return Of Superman”

The most recent episode of “The Return of Superman” featured a very special meeting between two of the show’s beloved kids. On the episode that aired on May 21, Seungjae and his father Go Ji Yong visited Rohee and her father Ki Tae Young at their home. Their fathers arranged the meeting as Seungjae has wanted a […]