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Seo Taiji reveals why he wore a skirt during his early idol days + his inspiration for the song, "Come Back Home"

Seo Taiji reveals why he wore a skirt during his early idol days + his inspiration for the song, "Come Back Home"

On the October 24 episode of “Kakao Music Studio Live,” singer Seo Taiji was invited as a guest along with Sam Ochiri and Julian from “Abnormal Summit,” to talk about his past Seo Taiji and Boys days, and perform his hit songs.

On this live recording, the legendary Seo Taiji revealed why he wore a skirt during one of the promotions for Seo Taiji and Boys, revealing a more rebellious side to his usual soft and gentle demeanor. ...

[DEBATE] Do you generally support or oppose idol-turned-actors?

[DEBATE] Do you generally support or oppose idol-turned-actors?

Just the other day, an article about veteran actor Choi Min Soo showing his dislike for singer-turned-actors garnered a lot of attention as netizens agreed with him and allkpop readers likewise pondered this controversial issue.

As a response, writers pakman and mssylee decided to tackle the issue and go head to head on the opposing sides of the conflict. While pakman will argue against Choi Min Soo by saying idols-turned-actors are not all bad, mssylee will agree with the opinion that idols should be idols and actors should be actors. ...

'Be Your Own K-Pop Star' With Idol Inspired Halloween Costumes [GIVEAWAY]

'Be Your Own K-Pop Star' With Idol Inspired Halloween Costumes [GIVEAWAY]

 

(Photo : *) Enter to win a K-Pop inspired Halloween costume.

Calling all cosplayers and Halloween enthusiasts! Kpopstarz has partnered up with Purecostumes.com for a special “Be Your Own K-Pop Star” giveaway just in time for Halloween!

Fan of Super Junior can create a Halloween costume that resembles the MAMACITA Cowboy Look and a hat to complete the ensemble.

Halloween is an excellent time to try out funky, K-Pop hair colors through wigs that may otherwise be a bit too daring. For a different look, fans of KARA can choose to be inspired by the Goo Hara Big Hair concept. ...

Korean movies opening today 2014/10/23 in Korea

Korean movies opening today 2014/10/23 in Korea

Korean movies opening today 2014/10/23 in Korea: “Red Carpet”, “We Are Brothers” and “The Truth Shall Not Sink with Sewol

“Red Carpet” (2013)

Directed by Park Beom-soo-I

With Yoon Kye-sang, Ko Joon-hee, Oh Jeong-se, Jo Dal-hwan, Hwang Chan-seong, Sin Ji-soo,…

Synopsis
A porn movie director of 10 years and a kid actress from 20 years ago go through a romance with many errors. ...

Seventh episode of "Mix & Match" show the voting results from Korea, China, and Japan

Seventh episode of "Mix & Match" show the voting results from Korea, China, and Japan

The seventh episode of Mnet and YG“s survival program “Mix & Match” aired on October 23, showing the boys at their first fan meeting in Osaka, Japan and the results from the vote in Korea, China, and Japan.

On this day, Jung Chan Woo was asked whom he thought was the most charismatic member. He chose B.I, who was flattered. When Jung Chan Woo was asked about the cutest member, the other members each put on a cute facial expression to appeal to him, making everybody laugh. In the end, he chose Song Yoon Hyung, who, right on cue, showed off his aegyo. All of them also performed “Wait For Me” for their excited fans. ...

Gong Hyo Jin is casual chic for "Vogue Korea"

Gong Hyo Jin is casual chic for "Vogue Korea"

Gong Hyo Jin showed fans that she”s doing well while focusing on her recovery by participating in a pretty pictorial for “Vogue Korea“s November issue!

The actress took on the “norm-core” (“norm” + “hardcore”) look with apparel from “2econd floor“. As the muse for the brand”s 2014 F/W collection, Gong Hyo Jin will also participate in a CF and other promotions so fans will get to see her more often. ...

Korean movie opening today 2014/10/22 in Korea

Korean movie opening today 2014/10/22 in Korea

Korean movie opening today 2014/10/22 in Korea: “Lies 2014

Lies 2014” (2014)

Directed by Lee Min-hwan

With Yoon Seol-hee, Hong Seok-yeon,…

Synopsis
A final rendezvous has been granted to us…”Stay for a day with me”

Jin-hee (Yoon Seol-hee) meets married man Min-ki (Hong Seok-yeon) on an online meeting site to make a living for herself and her incompetent boyfriend. She meets him for money but they slowly fall into something more than just a physical relationship. One day, a rumor spreads that she”s a whore and breaks up with her boyfriend. With the betrayal for her boyfriend and love for Min-ki growing deeper, Jin-hee decides to put everything in the past and go abroad. The day before she leaves, she goes to meet Min-ki for the last time… ...

WINNER show off their rookie-like innocence and charms on "Weekly Idol"

WINNER show off their rookie-like innocence and charms on "Weekly Idol"

As customary for first-timers on variety shows, WINNER went through a bit of lighthearted hazing during the October 22 episode of “Weekly Idol“!

Once Jung Hyung Don and Defconn confirmed that it was WINNER”s first appearance on a variety program, the two MCs didn”t hold back as they playfully joked around with each of the members, picking and poking fun at some of the things they said.

After the members introduced themselves with a greeting, Jung Hyung Don asked, “How does it feel like to be on the show?” To which Song Min Ho (Mino) replied, “It”s a new fresh feeling. I watched the episode when G-Dragon was on.” ...

allkpop Fantasy League: Create your male idol dream team!

allkpop Fantasy League: Create your male idol dream team!

You know those P.E. classes where the gym teacher appoints team leaders who take turns choosing who gets to be on their team? Yeah, that always being picked last life, Not fun.

But what if you were able to pick your own K-Pop group? Introducing the allkpop Fantasy League, a new feature where you get to create your perfect K-Pop idol group and then see how popular your combination is!

Here”s how it works: each allkpop user has 15 imaginary dollars to spend on the draft. Each idol comes with a price; the more desirable an idol, the pricier he/she will be. You must use this budget to construct your team, and your team must consist of five different kinds of members: leader, rapper, visual, dancer, and vocal. Listed below are your selection of possible team members. ...

Roundtable: Idol Swap

Roundtable: Idol Swap

Roundtable: Idol Swap Written by Seoulbeats On October 21, 2014

Ever get the feeling that this idol just doesn’t belong on this group? Ever wanted to swap him/her out for another idol from another group that would work so much better? Given that we are living in a time of uproar and chaos among dissatisfied idols who are no longer willing to play ball, choosing instead to leave a group and/or make statements counter to the company line, perhaps having them switch groups (and companies) may keep them satisfied. ...