Koreans Vote On Which Female Singers Would Be Their Pick If They Competed On “Produce 48”

A poll asked Koreans which female idols they would vote for as their “one pick” (or top choice) if they were to appear on Mnet’s “Produce 48.” The poll took place from April 29 to May 5 on the community website DC Inside. First place went to Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon, who received 566 votes or 51.3 percent of the […]

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May Brand Reputation Rankings For Individual Girl Group Members Announced

The Korean Business Research Institute has published this month’s brand reputation rankings for individual girl group members! The rankings were determined through an analysis of the media coverage, communication, participation, and community awareness indexes of 318 girl group members using data from April 18 to May 19.  Red Velvet’s Joy topped this month’s list with […]

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12 Moments When Idols Freely Embraced Their Quirks

Almost every K-pop group has a member with a wonderful 4D personality. Their eccentric character is usually witnessed on variety shows, live broadcasts, and even during music award shows where they proudly exhibit their unique persona, much to fans’ delight. To show our appreciation of these idols’ lively auras that never fail to make us smile, here are 12 moments […]

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Lovelyz’s Agency Explains Video Of Jisoo Collapsing

On May 15, fans of Lovelyz captured a video of member Jisoo looking weary and fainting after the group performed at a college festival. In response to the growing concern over Jisoo, a source from Woollim Entertainment talked to news outlet MyDaily to clarify what had happened. “She was in bad condition due to a cold. She did not […]

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Lovelyz Reveals How They Relieve Stress

Lovelyz’s Jiae, Jisoo, Yein, and Kei appeared as guests on the May 11 broadcast of SBS Love FM’s “Kim Chang Ryul’s Old School.” When DJ Kim Chang Ryul asked them how they relieve stress, Lovelyz replied, “We like to eat, so we heal [from stress] through food.” They went on to share that the key to staying […]

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May Girl Group Brand Reputation Rankings Revealed

The Korean Business Research Institute has published May’s results for brand reputation rankings among girl groups! The ranking is based on the analysis of consumers’ participation, media coverage, interaction, and community indexes for 107,418,362 pieces of big data on about 50 girl groups from April 10 to May 11. TWICE topped this month’s brand reputation rankings with a […]

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Lovelyz Shares Their Childhood Dreams

The members of Lovelyz shared what they aspired to be while growing up. On May 3, Lovelyz’s Kei, Mijoo, Yein, and Jisoo appeared on MBC FM4U radio show “Ji Suk Jin’s 2 O’Clock Date.” When asked about their childhood dreams, Mijoo revealed, “Whenever someone asked me what my dream was when I was little, I would say I […]

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