July Girl Group Brand Reputation Rankings Revealed

The Korean Business Research Institute revealed this month’s brand reputation rankings for girl groups! The rankings were determined through an analysis of the consumer participation, media coverage, interaction, and community indexes of various girl groups using big data collected from June 12 to July 13. The top three are BLACKPINK, TWICE, and Apink. BLACKPINK shot to first […]

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AOA’s Hyejeong Talks About The Group’s Volunteer Work At Abandoned Animal Shelters

AOA’s Hyejeong recently took part in a photo shoot with thanks giving magazine, where she posed with adorable dogs. In the photos, Hyejeong looks relaxed and happy as she poses and surrounds herself with her own dog BbuBbu and dogs from the animal rights organization Kara. Hyejeong shared, “The members and I have started to […]

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Stars Celebrate Korea’s Victory In World Cup Match Against Germany

Korea’s time in the 2018 FIFA World Cup has ended with a bang! On June 27 (local time), Korea won 2 to 0 against Germany, eliminating them from continuing on in the tournament. Although Korea also did not advance to the round of 16 after losing the previous two games, the team shocked the world as […]

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June Female Advertisement Model Brand Reputation Rankings Revealed

On June 24, the Korean Business Research Institute announced this month’s rankings for brand reputation among female advertisement models. The rankings are based on the analysis of participation, interaction, and community indexes for 13,540,870 pieces of big data on 50 female advertisement models from May 22 through June 23. IU remained on top for the second […]

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FNC Gives Update On AOA’s Seolhyun Case Involving Maliciously Edited Photos

Previously in March, FNC Entertainment announced that it will be taking legal action against those responsible for spreading maliciously edited photos of AOA’s Seolhyun. On June 22, FNC Entertainment gave an update stating, “In March, we made an official complaint to the Gangnam Police Station in Seoul regarding the plastic photo production and dissemination of our artist […]

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AOA’s Jimin Talks About Best Friends Kim Heechul, Seolhyun, And Kim Shin Young

AOA’s Jimin spoke about her close friendship with fellow member Seolhyun, Super Junior’s Kim Heechul, and Kim Shin Young on MBC FM4U’s “2 O’Clock Date With Ji Suk Jin.” On the June 21 broadcast, AOA members Seolhyun, Jimin, and Hyejeong appeared as guests. Singer Kim Hyun Chul and comedienne Kim Shin Young filled in for Ji […]

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Girl Power Galore: 20 Diverse Concepts That Female K-Pop Artists Have Blessed Us With In 2018

Let’s face it: 2018 has been a great year for female artists in K-pop. From fresh, new faces to the ever-familiar veterans of the industry, these ladies have all been killing it in their own, unique ways. And although some people like to say all girl groups sound the same, I’m going to prove to […]

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