There has been news spreading that Sulli might be the new face of Playboy and becoming a model for the cover. However, she has to take the crown from the super sexy member of SECRET, Jun Hyo Sung, first! A report was made that revealed several photos stating Sulli will be the next model for an issue of Playboy. The photo was mistaken to be Sulli, especially because her name was featured as an interview on the cover. However, it turns out that it was Jun Hyo Sung who was being interviewed as a model – not Sulli. Sulli and SM both addressed the issue and denied any reports of Sulli heading the next issue or having any connection with Playboy Korea currently. A representative from Playboy Korea also responded saying, ” Sulli has not been filmed or photographed with the Korean version of Playboy.” They continued saying, “It’s true that we are now preparing to release the Korean version of Playboy, but I did not discuss the shooting with her or SM.” Despite Sulli’s recent antics and sexual photo shoots in the past, Playboy Korea is a no-go this time around. For now, Sulli is in the spotlight for
PSY is continuing to make headlines with his 5-year-old hit song “Gangnam Style.” Recently, the Korean Government used tax payers money to make a statue in his honor, both the outrageous price shocked both PSY and fans of the song and singer. The sculpture is reportedly worth a whopping 400,000,000 KRW, which is equal to approximately $357,142 USD. Can you say crazy? The statue was built last year at Gangnam’s major tourist attraction, ‘COEX.’ PSY reacted as anyone would expect and revealed his thoughts on the statue during an interview with Ilgan Sports on July 24th. “I think it’s just too much. However, I admit It’s also funny how they only created the hands.” PSY continued saying, “I understand that everyone was so hyped and excited after the song went viral but this is my occupation after all. I didn’t do it for the country or anything. I really appreciate the fact that they used tax money to create this but I really think it’s just too much.” In other news, PSY also discussed his current releases, success and looked back on his previous hits and achievements in his career. He then went on to discuss the success of “Gangnam
Many netizens have been discussing one major thing that idols Sulli, Hara, Uee and Ga In share in common recently and the news has peeked the interest of international fans everywhere. It appears that when it comes to these idols’ personal SNS accounts, they have all been involved in some sort of scandal for something they regrettably posted. While Sulli may be the queen troublemaker of posting eccentric and offensive content on her Instagram, these 3 other female idols were deemed being next in line for the title. Hara was recently under fire for uploading a photo of a hand rolled ‘cigarette’ which fans are claiming is, in fact, a blunt (marijuana.) She uploaded the following caption, “This is so tasty.” Although the post was deleted almost immediately, the photo has already circulated across the internet and fans are questioning her intentions and denying she was “hacked.” Ga In of Brown Eyed Girls also made headlines when she falsely accused her boyfriend’s close friend of offering her marijuana via Kakaotalk. The singer wrote a long note stating how she “would never smoke Marijuana,” and “Doesn’t need these negative influences.” This letter was uploaded to her Instagram around the time of the T.O.P
K-Pop artists have been in some hot water lately due to international fans calling them out for their cultural appropriation. Whether it was for a stage concept, MV or dance routine, these K-Pop groups and artists were all guilty of culture appropriation one way or another. Check out who did in the list down below. G-Dragon has an unfortunate history with upsetting black fans due to his at times racist posts and culture appropriation found in his MVs. “Michi Go” is just one of them. Fans were upset by his manny offensive hairstyles. 4Minute literally drove fans “Crazy” with their Hip Hop concept. Imitating Latina and African American culture, the girls are all ‘thugged out’ as the rock bucket hats, grills and twerk in their MV. Jay Park was nothing but swag in his MV for “MOMMAE” but fans noticed he almost appeared like a cop out as he purely imitated cliche rap videos you’d find in the U.S.A. Everything about the MV had fans cringing. CL’s “Baddest Female” was another no-no from the public. Unfortunately, her song contained too much gang imagery due to people covering their faces with masks, bandanas and her rocking braids and twerking on the
Red Velvet’s Wendy recently appeared on an airing of ‘Lee Su Ji’s Gayo Plaza’ where she discussed a rather personal and sensitive topic for her. Red Velvet’s Wendy was known for being a little plush and chubby for an idol, but it never stopped or affected her career. However, Wendy was often harassed on social media and other personal SNS accounts about her weight. She even said she had read the negative comments of people discussing how fat she was compared to her members and how often she appeared on food related programs. Now, fans are doing the opposite and discussing just how much she lost and how scarily thin her body has become. Wendy revealed, ” I ‘m not on a diet now but I think I’m naturally losing weight.” DJ Lee Su Ji asked if she even had any fat to lose? They laughed as Wendy continued on saying, “I used to be chubby when I was a trainee. I’m afraid I might go back to my old body so I automatically get conscious. ” Poor Wendy! Fans commented and shared their worried thoughts with the idol saying, “I hope she focuses on being healthy rather than skinny though.
On a recent airing of ‘Lee Su Ji’s Gayo Plaza,’ Red Velvet made a special guest appearance and opened up a lot on the show. Each member discussed something personal and shared a unique story, but Joy’s story was one of the most attention grabbing. The story came about when member Wendy revealed that Joy is the member with the softest heart. Wendy explained, “Yesterday, she burst into tears while listening to someone’s story.” Joy interjected, “I’ll just explain it myself. We ate with Black Pink yesterday and I cried a lot while talking about our moms with Rose .” Yeri commented, “We went to eat gogi and were having a good time but they were crying at the table next to us.” Mothers and family are always a sensitive topic for idols, which Joy confirmed by finishing her story stating, “Rose has a warm heart. I was so touched that she was sincerely listening to my story. I’ve gained a good friend.” Fans commented on how happy they were to see the two girl groups getting along so nicely. It seems their personal relationship among the members is quite solid and admirable. What do you think
Song Joong Ki had a recent interview on an episode of ‘SBS Fundamentals of The Night’ on July 25th and, as expected, discussed the topic of his wedding and how he plans to prepare. As anyone could guess, Song Joon Ki is preparing for the wedding but he admitted that he has put a lot of time and energy into the promotion of his latest movie project ‘The Battleship Island.’ Song Joong Ki stated , “I understand that people would be curious because this is my first appearance since announcing my marriage to Song Hye Kyo.” However, it seems he wants more fans to center their attention on his projects as well. He continued, “I want to be honest about my marriage to my girlfriend. Currently, I’m preparing for the movie release. I’m also preparing for the wedding when I have time. I’d be thankful if you give us a lot of support. Because we’re getting so much support, it’s sincerely a lot of strength for me… I’m preparing for the wedding with a happy heart.” While the release of his movie is set for August 4th in America, the film already had its premiere in Korea and Song
The recent Korean Drama to make headlines is none other than ‘The Kings Love,’ which features Im Siwan and Girls’ Generation’s YoonA. However, there is another actor who is stealing the show because of their extremely good looks! It appears the King’s (Im Siwan) bodyguard, Jin Kwan, who is played by Dang Jae Ho, was stealing the hearts of viewers every where with his handsome features. The bodyguard is actually a Korean actor who is big in China as he starred in various dramas and films as a lead and also filmed many endorsements and CF commercials. ‘The King’s Love’ is his first Korean acting debut. Despite receiving all of the attention, the star as humble in saying, “Though it’s a little frustrating and embarrassing, please love and pay attention to Jin Kwan in ‘The King Loves,’ too.” Other media outlets describe his character as being, “Sweet and endearing as Jin Kwan’s character will display a close, bromance-type friendship with his fellow bodyguard, Ki Do Hun’s Jang Eui, but also will show a shy side when he sees his crush Wang Dan, played by Park Hwan Hee.” Fans hope to see more of this fresh new face in future dramas soon.
G-Dragon had everyone laughing recently after he posted a photo of him touching Kim Kardashian’s butt on Instagram. However, fans were even more surprised to see Kim comment on the photo herself. The photo above shows G-Dragon having a great time in Miami during a break on his world tour, “M.O.T.T.E ACT III.’ The singer uploaded the photo while visiting Biscayne Bay with Dave Grutman. Unfortunately, the only butt G-Dragon was grabbing was an inflatable one of Kim Kardashian – not the real thing! However, it seems Kim Kardashian noticed the post after being tagged in it and found it as humorous as G-Dragon’s fans did. Kim posted three fire emojis in the comments and even her sisters like the photo too! It seems everyone had a good time and a good laugh with the post Instagram. What do you think of this comical photo? Let us know down below!
Fans are completely shocked by Hara, previous member of KARA. recent actions. The seemingly innocent idol uploaded a photo to her personal Instagram and shocked fans with her caption and more. Hara uploaded a photo of a hand rolled cigarette on her Instagram on July 25th with the caption reading, ” This is tasty. This taste good.” After being uploaded on staying on her Instagram for a few minutes, it was immediately deleted after she received a few likes on it. Fans began questioning if it was just a cigarette and flooded the post with comments. Fans were completely shocked and started showing their disgust in the post immediately. Fans wrote, ” “What is this? I don’t see the reason why she would delete it immediately if it was just a cigar”, “She’s an adult so it doesn’t matter if she smokes or not but it’s weird because she deleted it immediately.” Some fans started to speculate if someone hacked her Instagram or uploaded this sort of photo without her permission. So far, it seems less likely. Fans even started pointing fingers at Sulli, who is known for having a good relationship with Hara and her mischevious behavior on Instagram.