I Spy: 15 Idol Pre-Debut Appearances That Bring Smiles To Our Faces

Before our favorite idols ever even had the chance to debut, they were trainees within their own respective companies. But for some lucky few, there were opportunities to be on camera during trainee life. Appearing alongside senior groups in things like music videos, music show performances, and commercials, these idols were seen by the public […]

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SM Apologizes For Actions Of Security Guard And Manager At NCT 127’s Airport Appearance

SM Entertainment has released an official statement on a recent incident with their staff at the airport. NCT 127 arrived at Incheon Airport from Moscow on May 16. While a reporter was taking photos on the side, a security guard hit the reporter. The reporter’s camera hit his lips, resulting in an injury. Another reporter […]

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May Boy Group Brand Reputation Rankings Announced

The Korean Business Research Institute has published this month’s brand reputation rankings for male idol groups! The rankings were determined through an analysis of the consumer participation, media coverage, interaction, and community indexes of various boy groups using data from April 11 to May 12. Wanna One maintained its spot at the top of the […]

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SM Artists And Lee Seung Gi Show Support For TVXQ At Their Concert

Many SM Entertainment artists, including members of Girls’ Generation, Super Junior, SHINee, Red Velvet, and NCT turned up at TVXQ’s concert in Seoul to show their love and support for their labelmates! On May 5 and 6, TVXQ held their first solo concert in Korea in 2 years and 11 months at the Jamsil Sports […]

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NCT Recreates Childhood Photos For Children’s Day

NCT is celebrating Children’s Day with some precious photos! On May 5, each member of NCT shared an adorable photo from his childhood and then recreated the photo by striking the same pose and facial expression. Check out the transformations of all 18 members below!

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10 K-Pop Groups Who Are The Masters Of Teasing Each Other

Friendly banter between group members is always something worth waiting for, and there are some K-pop groups out there who have mastered their teasing skills. You can’t watch a variety show without some of them making fun of the others, and there are some iconic moments that are still running jokes in fandoms. Watching your favorites […]

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April Idol Group Brand Reputation Rankings Announced

The Korean Business Research Institute has revealed this month’s brand reputation rankings for idol groups! The rankings were determined through an analysis of the consumer participation, media coverage, interaction, and community indexes of 100 idol groups using data from April 1 to April 30. Wanna One maintained its spot at No. 1 on the list, […]

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