Posted in March 2012

FLAB to FAB

FLAB to FAB

Sometimes I find myself suffering from the notion that idols were simply born skinny and beautiful. Between Goo Hara’s ‘ant waist’ and the fact that Sooyoung can eat anything without gaining weight, it is only natural to believe that all idols must have freakishly fast metabolisms. Although genetics does play a part, the reality however … Continue reading

Top Kpop Songs – March (#1 – #5)

Top Kpop Songs – March (#1 – #5)

The Month of March has been an exciting one for Kpop with Big Bang, Shinee and 2PM making their respective comebacks (Big Bang releasing their album on the 29th of Feb is close enough to March haha). However, neither of these bands took the  #1 spot!! Read to find out who did! Note: Rankings were … Continue reading

Top Cpop Songs – March (#1 – #5)

Top Cpop Songs – March (#1 – #5)

Bored with the Korean entertainment information overdose we’ve been giving you? Well then check out the Top 5 C-pop music videos based on the KKBox Charts! My favorite music video goes to Mayday‘s Starry Sky and best song goes to JJ Lin. 

Did CUBE steal trainees from JYP?

Did CUBE steal trainees from JYP?

Many people suffer from the misconception that Cube Entertainment is merely a subsidiary of JYP Entertainment. This conjecture may stem from the fact that current CEO of Cube Entertainment, Hong Seung-Sung also happened to be the previous CEO of JYP Entertainment. Cube was founded in 2008 and since then, has debuted a number of notable artists including: 4 … Continue reading

Quick Look: Shinee “SHERLOCK”

Quick Look: Shinee “SHERLOCK”

On a serious note… The boys are back from a one and a half year hiatus with their 4th mini album Sherlock. The song Sherlock pays patronage to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes and is a hybrid track between the Shinee’s second track “Clue” and the third track “Note”. There is a detective story embedded … Continue reading

The Chocolate Diet: Results

The Chocolate Diet: Results

Two weeks ago I embarked upon a journey into the weird and fantastical realm of Korean fad diets. My Destination: Skinny Land. My Loyal Companion: Chocolate. The ‘Chocolate Diet’, as invented by yours truly, consisted of eating a kilojoule specific amount of chocolate for a period of 2 weeks. Read about it here. Soooo what were the … Continue reading

Crazy Little Thing called Love

Crazy Little Thing called Love

“Crazy Little Thing Called Love” or “First Love” as it is sometimes known is said to be ‘the true story of everyone‘. The movie was recommended to me by Renee who sold it with the following: ‘watching it will make you feel young again‘. I don’t often say this but: she was right. Now, this … Continue reading

Drama Review: Operation Proposal

Drama Review: Operation Proposal

Plot … Kang Baek Ho realizes that he is in love with his best friend, Ham Yi Seul, on the day of her wedding to another man. He travels back in time to various events of their lives hoping to change the outcome of their relationship. Will Baek Ho be able to change the course … Continue reading