GFRIEND Succeeds With “Love Whisper”; Soompi’s K-Pop Music Chart 2017, August Week 3

GFRIEND’s “LOVE WHISPER” has overtaken EXO’s two-week champion “Ko Ko Bop” to become our new No. 1 song this week! “LOVE WHISPER” won on “Inkigayo,” “Music Bank,” and “Show Champion” last week, while “Ko Ko Bop” remains on top in “Music Core” and “M!Countdown.” It was a close battle, but “LOVE WHISPER” was able to get…

Kyuhyun And “New Journey to the West 4” Staff Share Touching And Hilarious Farewell

On August 22, the last episode of tvN’s “New Journey to the West 4” aired. As the director’s cut, it included a lot of hilarious unaired footage. The episode showed never-before-seen missions and brought a lot of laughter, but also showed viewers a sweet moment. Towards the end of the episode, the staff members of the…

Watch: Taeyang Talks About Which Unique Hairstyle Has Gotten Him Teased Before

On August 22, Taeyang sat down with SBS’s “Night of Real Entertainment” for an interview, in which he was asked about his trademark: unique hairstyles. In the interview, a few of his hairstyles from previous singles and albums were brought up, Taeyang replied, “These all done with our opinions in mind.” He explained, “Before I…

TWICE, Red Velvet, And GFRIEND Confirmed To Join Lineup Of Soribada’s First Awards Show

Soribada has announced the second lineup for the “2017 1st SORIBADA BEST K-MUSIC AWARDS”! After revealing on August 21 that Wanna One, NCT 127, DIA, Cosmic Girls, and SONAMOO will be attending, it was confirmed on August 23 that TWICE, Red Velvet, and GFRIEND will be present, as well. All three girl groups are nominated for “2017…

BTOB’s Yook Sungjae To Be Next Member To Release Solo Track For “Piece Of BTOB” Project

It has been confirmed that BTOB’s Yook Sungjae is currently preparing to release a solo track! On August 23, Cube Entertainment confirmed the reports and stated, “Yook Sungjae will be releasing a solo track on August 30. He will be the sixth member in BTOB’s solo project ‘Piece of BTOB.’” BTOB has been releasing solo…

Dal Shabet’s Subin Added To Lineup For Idol Reboot Show “The Unit”

Dal Shabet’s Subin will be joining KBS’s upcoming idol rebooting project “The Unit.” On August 23, a source from her agency Happy Face Entertainment stated, “Subin has decided to participate in ‘The Unit.’ She wanted to join so she could reveal things she couldn’t show while promoting with Dal Shabet. They continued, “Subin loves music and has even written some…