26 May 2024


Zico pulls out of Akaraka Festival due to health concerns

Zico, the leader of the K-pop boy band Block B and a key figure in the Korean hip-hop scene, will not be participating in Yonsei University's Akaraka Festival.

15 May 2024


K-pop: SEVENTEEN and ILLIT secure triple crowns on Circle charts

Renowned K-pop groups SEVENTEEN and ILLIT have achieved triple crowns on the Circle Weekly and Monthly Charts, previously known as the Gaon Chart.

12 May 2024


BTS, BLACKPINK face 'block out' call by award-winning Palestinian journalist

BTS and BLACKPINK—two internationally acclaimed K-pop bands—are currently facing a social media boycott as part of the "block out" movement.

07 May 2024

Met Gala

BLACKPINK's Jennie wins 2024 Met Gala with striking blue minidress

Jennie Kim, popularly known as Jennie from the K-pop group BLACKPINK, made a stunning appearance at the 2024 Met Gala held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York on Monday evening (local time).

01 May 2024


Viral: BLACKPINK's Lisa, rumored beau Frédéric Arnault's romantic stroll captured

BLINKs can't keep calm because their favorite Lisa from BLACKPINK was recently seen with her rumored flame, French business magnate Frédéric Arnault.

31 Mar 2024


'No confirmed plan': BLACKPINK's Jennie's label on her solo debut

News1 recently reported that BLACKPINK's Jennie is preparing for a solo comeback this summer.

23 Mar 2024


YG quashes rumors of 41B won contract fee to BLACKPINK

South Korean entertainment agency YG Entertainment has categorically dismissed rumors of a 41B won payment to internationally acclaimed K-pop group, BLACKPINK, as part of their contract renewal.

18 Mar 2024


K-pop: BIGBANG's Taeyang, Monica to guide contestants on 'I-LAND 2'

The hotly-awaited Mnet's new girl group survival show, I-LAND 2: N/a, is well on its way!

10 Mar 2024


G-Dragon's agency shuts down dating rumors with Miss Korea runner-up

G-Dragon, a member of the renowned K-pop band BIGBANG, is at the center of dating rumors with former Miss Korea runner-up Kim Go-eun.

04 Mar 2024

Music Concert

'Eras Tour': BLACKPINK's Lisa poses with Taylor Swift 

It's Taylor Swift's world and we are just living in it!

21 Feb 2024


BLISSOO: BLACKPINK's Jisoo launches solo agency

BLINKS, it's time to hail the queen!

13 Feb 2024


BLACKPINK's Lisa to debut onscreen with 'The White Lotus' S03

The White Lotus Season 3 will feature a K-pop idol in its cast.

11 Feb 2024

Happy Birthday

Rosé's birthday special: BLACKPINK's vocalist-dancer's notable milestones

K-pop sensation Rosé (Roseanne Park) turned 27 years old on Sunday.

08 Feb 2024

Music Industry

BLACKPINK's Lisa launches solo label, LLOUD

BLINKs, it's time to hail the queen!

24 Jan 2024


Lee Min-ho to Jisoo: 'Omniscient Reader's Viewpoint's full cast revealed

The excitement is building for the film adaptation of the popular web novel Omniscient Reader's Viewpoint.

22 Jan 2024


Record-breaking! NewJeans's 'Get Up' marks 25 weeks on Billboard 200

K-pop girl band NewJeans has achieved an incredible milestone with their mini album Get Up, which has now charted for 25 consecutive weeks on the US Billboard 200.

17 Jan 2024

Music Concert

AP Dhillon to join headliner Doja Cat at Coachella 2024

Music sensation AP Dhillon is set to take the stage at North America's biggest music festival, Coachella, this year!

15 Jan 2024


'Apartment 404': BLACKPINK's Jennie and others' individual posters are out

Get ready for tvN's latest reality variety show, Apartment 404, featuring an all-star cast including Yoo Jae-suk, BLACKPINK's Jennie, Lee Jung-ha, Cha Tae-hyun, Oh Na-ra, and Yang Se-chan.

02 Jan 2024


BLACKPINK's Jennie to open Lee Hyori's music talk show: Report

Get ready, K-pop fans! BLACKPINK's Jennie is set to be the first guest on Lee Hyori's highly anticipated music talk show, Lee Hyori's Red Carpet.

02 Jan 2024


BLACKPINK's Jisoo to join brother's agency Blissoo for solo career

BLACKPINK's eternal saga of contract renewal ended after YG Entertainment revealed that the members are not renewing solo career contracts with the agency.

29 Dec 2023


BLACKPINK members not renewing solo contracts with YG Entertainment

BLACKPINK is one of the most known K-pop groups in the world.

23 Dec 2023


Explainer: Decoding why K-pop star's hair color sparks global attention

If you're following Bigg Boss Season 17, you have likely caught the surprise wildcard entry of K-pop sensation Aoora.

06 Dec 2023


BLACKPINK to TWICE: K-pop girl groups that survived 7-year curse

BLACKPINK made their fans happy by surviving the infamous "seven-year curse" and renewing their contract with YG Entertainment on Wednesday.

06 Dec 2023


BLACKPINK renews contract with YGE; agency's share price rockets

It's good news for K-pop fans, especially BLACKPINK fans!

03 Dec 2023


Explainer: Decoding K-pop universe of fandom jargon and culture

Step into the mesmerizing world of K-pop, where the beats are as electrifying as the fandom culture.

20 Nov 2023


BLACKPINK members extend contracts with YG Entertainment? Here's the truth

BLACKPINK members Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa have reportedly opted to extend their group activities under YG Entertainment after their contracts expired in August.

15 Nov 2023


K-pop: Ahyeon leaves YG Entertainment's BABYMONSTER just ahead of debut

Ahyeon, a member of YG Entertainment's upcoming K-pop girl group BABYMONSTER, has left the band just days before its debut on November 27.

23 Oct 2023


ATTRAKT terminates contracts of FIFTY FIFTY's Sio, Saena, Aran—here's why

Three members of K-pop sensation FIFTY FIFTY, namely Sio, Saena, and Aran, have lost contracts with the group's label, ATTRAKT, amid an ongoing legal dispute over contractual issues.

10 Oct 2023


BABYMONSTER to debut in November, YGE reveals

The excitement surrounding the new K-pop girl group BABYMONSTER is real!

06 Oct 2023


BLACKPINK Jennie slays it again in 'You & Me' MV

BLINKS assemble! The Queen is back.

05 Oct 2023


'Apartment 404': BLACKPINK Jennie, Lee Jung-ha star in tvN's next

K-pop is one of the most followed music genres in the world and BLACKPINK enjoys a huge fan following.

04 Oct 2023


BLACKPINK Jennie's solo comeback 'You & Me' release date out

BLACKPINK's Jennie is gearing up for her solo comeback with a special single titled You & Me which is set to release on Friday at 1:00pm KST.

03 Oct 2023


Jisoo's 'FLOWER' MV surpasses 400M views on YouTube, creates record

BLACKPINK's Jisoo has reached an impressive milestone with her solo debut music video FLOWER, hitting 400 million views on YouTube on Tuesday.

21 Sep 2023


YG Entertainment releases statement amid BLACKPINK's contract renewal speculations

BLACKPINK is one of the most sought-after K-pop groups in the world. Ever since their contract renewal has been in the news, speculations are rife that the members are not keen to renew their contract with YG Entertainment.

20 Sep 2023

Music Concert

BLACKPINK's 'Born Pink' tour draws 2.11M attendees: Unforgettable concert moments

BLACKPINK has undoubtedly established itself as a global sensation!

15 Sep 2023

Music Industry

YG slams rumors claiming BLACKPINK Lisa rejected $40M contract deal

Ever since BLACKPINK's Lisa's contract renewal has been in the news, speculations have been on wondering if the pop star will accept YG Entertainment's offer. Reports are rife that Lisa has turned down a $40M contract offer.

13 Sep 2023


VMA highlights: K-pop icons Jungkook, BLACKPINK, Stray Kids sweep awards

K-pop artists stole the spotlight at the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs), which took place at the Prudential Center in Newark, US.

09 Sep 2023

Music Industry

Nicki Minaj to host MTV VMAs: Performers, nominations—everything to know

The 2023 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) ceremony is set to take place at the Prudential Center, Newark, United States, on Tuesday night (local time) with a star-studded lineup of performers and nominees.

04 Sep 2023


K-pop: Meet SM Entertainment's new 'emotional pop' boy group, RIIZE

SM Entertainment introduced the world to its latest sensation, the K-pop group RIIZE (pronounced as "rise"), in August.

31 Aug 2023


BLACKPINK's Jisoo and Park Jung-min might star in 'Influenza': Report

BLACKPINK's Jisoo and Park Jung-min are considering to star in the upcoming Coupang Play series Influenza.

29 Aug 2023


HYBE, Geffen Records to debut global girl group

K-pop enthusiasts assemble!

25 Aug 2023


BLACKPINK's digital single 'The Girls' creates rage; music video released

BLACKPINK is one of the most followed K-pop groups and now they have released their new single The Girls.

24 Aug 2023


BLACKPINK to perform at Gocheok Sky Dome; creates record

BLACKPINK is poised to make history as the first K-pop female group to perform at the Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul.

19 Aug 2023

Music Industry

BLACKPINK becomes 1st girl band to sell out Allegiant Stadium

Having already earned titles like the most-streamed girl group on Spotify and the most-viewed YouTube music channel (band), BLACKPINK has now added another feather to its cap.

17 Aug 2023

Music Industry

Frank Ocean's 'Bad Religion' triggers trouble for BTS's RM-BLACKPINK's Jisoo

On Wednesday, BTS's member RM shared a song on his Instagram Story.

03 Aug 2023

Music Industry

Who is Ahn Bo-hyun, actor dating BLACKPINK's singer Jisoo

Looks like Cupid has done its trick!

02 Aug 2023


BLACKPINK Jisoo's interview with footballer Erling Haaland releases today

BLACKPINK's Jisoo is one of the most prominent faces of the K-pop genre. The pop star has been an absolute favorite and recently she interviewed Erling Haaland, the magnificent striker of the Manchester City football team.

25 Jul 2023

Happy Birthday

Happy birthday, Zhang Hao: Lesser-known facts about ZEROBASEONE's center

The rising talent in the K-pop scene, Zhang Hao—a Chinese singer signed under Yuehua Entertainment—has become a global phenomenon.

25 Jul 2023


Jeon Somi announces August comeback: Lineup of upcoming K-pop releases

The K-pop scene is brimming with newer acts like xikers and BABYMONSTER and iconic groups like MAMAMOO.

17 Jul 2023

Music Industry

BLACKPINK fans want 'Le Parisien' to apologize; here's why

BLACKPINK is one of the most followed K-pop bands in the world. The girl group is on a world tour titled Born Pink and has been shattering records left and right. Recently, they performed a sold-out show at Stade De France and became the first girl group to do so.

12 Jul 2023


YG Entertainment quashes reports of BLACKPINK Lisa not renewing contract

Ever since reports emerged that BLACKPINK's Lisa might not renew her contract with her agency YG Entertainment, fans have been quite worried. The girl group rose to prominence under this agency.

11 Jul 2023


BLACKPINK creates record with 'Born Pink' tour

BLACKPINK is one of the most followed K-pop artists globally and the girl group is on a record-breaking spree.

11 Jul 2023


BABYMONSTER is set to debut in September 2023: Report

BABYMONSTER is the upcoming K-pop girl group represented by YG Entertainment. The group has been in the buzz ever since the agency announced the seven members. Now, reports are rife that the group is set to make its debut in September.

08 Jul 2023


#MetLifeApologizeToTWICE trends on Twitter: What sparked the outrage among fans

K-pop phenomenon TWICE took the world by storm with its recent concert at MetLife Stadium, New York, on Thursday.

05 Jul 2023


BTS, TWICE, BLACKPINK: Upcoming lineup of K-pop concerts worldwide

The K-pop touring cycle is going in full swing, bringing excitement to fans globally.

04 Jul 2023


BLACKPINK's 'BOOMBAYAH' crosses 1.6B views on YouTube; record created

BLACKPINK stans are on cloud nine as their favorite girl group has broken another record. The K-pop girl group has become the first group to surpass 1.6B views on three music videos on YouTube.

26 Jun 2023


BLACKPINK to perform in Vietnam; creates record

K-pop is one of the most followed genres in the world and BLACKPINK enjoys a huge fan following. The girl group is known for their sassy and catchy music with their amazing moves.

16 Jun 2023


HBO quashes claims of 'The Idol' Season 2 getting scrapped

HBO's new series The Idol has received a lot of flak. The series got negative reviews from critics and media reports suggested that "the sleaziest love story in all of Hollywood," will not return for its second season.