south korea

Stars face-off: Naomie, Salma & Jessica

   Naomie Harris at a Skyfall press event in a strapless burgundy dress. A wide cuff and pointy-toe booties completed the ensemble. Salma Hayek Pinault feted the LACMA Art + Film Gala in an asymmetric Gucci gown that she styled with a black clutch and more than $1 million worth of Harry [...Read More]

October 30, 2012 // 3 Comments

miss A doesn’t “need a man”

JYP’s urban pop foursome has unveiled the music video for their latest single, I Don’t Need A Man. I do like the chilled beat and catchy hook but I’m not all the way there as yet. I need a couple more listens before I can say I love it. Anyways, check out the music video filled [...Read More]

October 17, 2012 // 3 Comments

Ailee’s gonna “Show You”

I fell in love with Korean American pop singer Ailee‘s debut song, Heaven, back in February, and have been anticipating the release of her album. Well, not only has she granted fans a mini album, the talented songstress has unveiled a music video for her rock intensified dance number, [...Read More]

October 16, 2012 // 1 Comment

Music Review: “Poison” by SECRET

Released: September 13, 2012 Label: TS Entertainment Purchase: Kpoptown | Yesasia Rating: 4.8/5 Don’t call them little girls, call them women. And SECRET‘S certainly portraying a more mature concept for their comeback EP. Their voices show significant growth, and their fierceness as [...Read More]

September 15, 2012 // 2 Comments

Stars face-off: Tiffany, Olivia & Nicole

   It’s an all black affair for Girls Generation’s Tiffany; the kpop star dolled up in a black strapless lace dress from the DKNY Fall/Winter 2012 Collection. She wore black peep toe pumps, lace gloves, black clutch, and a swarovski necklace to finish her look. Olivia Palermo in a [...Read More]

September 2, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Power of Netizens

I would say they’ve been granted too much. So, I’m not quite sure how many of our readers pay attention to Kpop and its beloved artists. To be honest, I don’t really tune in around the clock when it comes to the genre but now and then I check in to see what’s new. Today, I [...Read More]

August 29, 2012 // 1 Comment

G-Dragon is “One of a Kind”

Indeed he is. Only someone of his caliber could pull off hair styles like that and fashion like that. GD has always stood out in kpop and among his fellow BIG BANG members. The guy just has that individuality that steals the show. I may not be a die hard fan of his antics or his overall persona, [...Read More]

August 25, 2012 // 3 Comments

NU’EST Starts The ‘Action’

NU’EST is THE only male Kpop group I’m feeling right now and since the year started. No, it’s not because they’re After School‘s labelmates, well, partly, but it’s mostly due to the fact that these guys demonstrate more confidence, swag, talent, and fierceness [...Read More]

July 11, 2012 // 3 Comments

Stars face-off: Lizzy vs Miranda

  After School’s Lizzy arrived at a press conference in a grey romper and a black and purple open-toe boot. She accessorized in edgy jewelry to add color to her outfit. Miranda Kerr styled her printed shorts with a sheer blouse and floral heels while out in N.Y.C. Credit: AfterSchoolDaze + [...Read More]

June 28, 2012 // 0 Comments

Music Review: After School’s “Flashback”

Release date: June 22, 2012 Label: Loen Entertainment/Pledis Purchase: Kpopmart | Kpoptown | Yesasia *Your purchase from any of the above counts toward the Hanteo Chart. My thoughts: Is it me or has After School’s singing gotten even more sensual? I guess it’s a clear depiction of how [...Read More]

June 21, 2012 // 4 Comments

Nana “Just Wants To Love You”

If you still haven’t listened to After School‘s latest EP, then you’re out of the loop completely. It’s hot. And as much as I love each of the five songs, there’s something about Nana’s solo that keeps me going back. “Eyeline” is a dance, electropop [...Read More]

June 20, 2012 // 1 Comment

The Wait Is Over

After all the teasing, AS has finally unveiled the music video for their long awaited new single “Flashback.” I don’t know about you but I love the track and choreography. As always, After School is fierce. Check it out and tell us what you think: Credit: LOENENT More than what [...Read More]

June 19, 2012 // 1 Comment

Did You Hear?

Kahi will be “graduating” from her badass Kpop group After School. According to Pledis Entertainment, her label and management, as well as a ton of news outlet in South Korea, Kahi will be leaving the group to work on her solo career as well as her acting. Now, I don’t want to [...Read More]

June 5, 2012 // 1 Comment

‘Bounce’ with JJ Project

There’s nothing hotter than a beat mixed with hip hop, pop, dance, dubstep, and rock. What’s the end result? JJ Project. ‘JYP has done it again, cooking up an awesome track fitting for my stereo, appeals to mainstream, and doesn’t sound stupid. ‘Bounce‘ is my [...Read More]

May 24, 2012 // 2 Comments