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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EXID’s Solji Gives Update On Her Health And Plans

EXID’s Solji personally delivered some good news to her fans! On July 4, Solji took to V Live to host the first episode of the second season of “Solji’s Voice,” which she’s been conducting like a radio show. Solji has been on hiatus from EXID’s activities since 2016 due to hyperthyroidism, and she underwent orbital decompression surgery […]

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Womance Is The New Bromance: 8 Times Female Idols Fangirled Over Each Other

In the world of K-pop, fangirling isn’t unique to only fans, as tons of idols have been seen admiring their seniors or even becoming fans of groups who debut after them. Female idols in particular are loud and proud about their love for their favorites, and many times take on the “yeodeok” title, meaning “a […]

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11 Times Idols Ate So Well That It Gave Us Food Envy

Despite their strict diets and intense workouts, some idols are actual foodies. Don’t get fooled by their sculpted bodies, because they go to great lengths before they allow themselves to give in to their cravings! In fact, some of them tend to train twice as hard for the sake of enjoying their favorite meals more often. As we admire […]

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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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EXID’s Hani And Oh My Girl’s Arin Show Their Adorable New Friendship After Meeting As Promised

EXID’s Hani and Oh My Girl’s Arin finally met! Previously, during EXID’s showcase for “Lady,” Hani had shared that she was a fan of Oh My Girl’s Arin. In response, Arin had expressed gratefulness and support for the older idol. On June 11, Hani uploaded photos of the two of them spending an enjoyable time together. They ate meat […]

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Stars Show Up To The Polls To Vote In The 2018 Local Elections

On June 13, many stars carried out their civic duties to vote in the 2018 Korean local elections from any of the 14,134 voting polls nationwide from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. KST. Go Ara wrote, “Voting complete. Stamp. Press hard.” Girls’ Generation’s Hyoyeon said, “Photo of proof that my family voted” and showed the hands of her […]

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