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Traditional Hanbok clothing is one of the most gorgeous pieces of cloth, and is a special pride amongst Koreans. We thought we would feature some beautiful idols in the traditional garments to showcase the different styles and looks!

Check out our list below titled, ”13 Gorgeous Idols In Traditional Hanbok Clothing”

1. Girl’s Day Minah

2. SHINee

3. Girls’ Generation Taeyeon & Hyoyeon

4. IU

5. Sistar

6. Sistar Hyorin

7. Red Velvet

8. TVXQ

9. Kara

10. Girls’ Generation Jessica

11. Song Joongki

12. f(x)

13. Girls’ Generation Tiffany
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1. [+5,844, -374] She'll be fine as long as her acting hits at least average... and there's nothing to hate regarding her music so I'm totally for her participating in the OST.

2. [+4,029, -414] A song she's singing in a drama as the role of a 23 year old singer... Looking forward to a great drama from all the cast and staff!

3. [+3,355, -687] She's good at everything so looking forward to it! Do well!

4. [+2,667, -425] Oh, looking forward to it!!!

5. [+328, -106] I'd like it if they cast an actor for her role but realistically speaking, the role would've gone to another idol...
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+ Cha Tae Hyun thought Kim Soo Hyun would never take '‪‎Producer‬' role

On April 17, KBS revealed videos of the first meetings between the stars of the upcoming drama 'Producer', and it was quite interesting to see their interactions!
IU and Gong Hyo Jin met in a waiting room, where Gong Hyo Jin asked IU, "How old are you? We probably have a 10 year difference?" IU replied, "I'm 23 years old (Korean age)," surprising Gong Hyo Jin.

The actress responded, "We're over 10 years apart. It'll probably be difficult for you [to approach]."
For reference, IU was born in 1993 and Gong Hyo Jin was...
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The queens of K-pop are rising in fame internationally, and not just for their catchy music. Many of our recent K-drama leading ladies actually got their start as idols, or are currently hot on both scenes. To celebrate their success, we have partnered with Spotify to curate the K-pop Idols: Ladies Edition playlist! Follow DramaFever on Spotify to hear the hottest songs from these female powerhouses and see some of your favorite K-Pop idols as leading ladies in these 10 amazing K-dramas.

1. Fool's Love, starring UEE of After School.
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It's not easy being Ho Goo (Choi Woo Sik), a low-key guy...
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Keeping a very slim figure is highly expected of idols. There is much pressure on them to uphold an image of being slim and sexy, therefore careful diet planning and fitness is a normal part of idols lives… however some idols underwent extreme diets that forced them to very minimal amounts of food per day. These 7 diets idols attempted are not likely to be recommended by dieticians, and may have left them thinner, but could have taken a toll on their health as well.

1. Sistar – Soyou
Soyou has followed a “one-meal-a-day” diet. Brown Eyed Girl’s Ga In aand Secret’s Hyosung have also...
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The first script reading of "Producers" (link) was held on the 6th with Kim Soo-hyeon-I (link) , IU (link) , Cha Tae-hyeon (link) , GKng Hyo-jin and others.

Pictures of the cast show Kim Soo-hyeon-I in casual-wear, with a black cap. Apparently he did so well that they that he received many applauses.

IU showed up wearing a knitted sweater and became the perfect popular singer that she is in the drama.

The production staff claimed everyone synergized very well with each other as if they were really filming.

"Producers" is an entertainment drama written by Park Ji-eun (link) and produced by Seo Soo-min-I...
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Earlier today, both actress Gong Hyo Jin and IU were confirmed to be starring in the KBS 2TV drama 'Producer,' penned by the same writer as 'You Who Came From the Stars.'

Gong Hyo Jin will play the role of a 10-year producer of a music program with an abrasive personality. IU will play a diva-like singer with a cold attitude. The two will play opposite male lead, Cha Tae Hyun who will be taking on the role of a veteran PD from the entertainment department of a broadcast station.

As mentioned before, actor Kim Soo Hyun is also in consideration for a role in this drama, so let's cross our fingers that he'll also be confirmed as well!

Watch out for 'Producer' in April.

Tip: yihshyue liu

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Many people grew up watching 'Disney' movies and adoring the princesses for their beautiful looks and charming personality, much like how they grew up idolizing idols for the very same reason!

So check out this list of 'Disney' princesses and their K-pop idol counterparts below!

ChoA as Elsa
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Sulli as Mulan
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Ji Eun as Cinderella
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Bora as Pocahontas
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Seohyun as Belle
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IU as Snow White
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Tiffany as Ariel
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Krystal as Rapunzel
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G.NA as Jasmine
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Fei as Tiana
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Suzy as Aurora
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Bonus
Heechul as Anna
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Despite the hype surrounding upcoming KBS 2TV drama “Producer,” the cast and crew were able to successfully complete filming for the title sequence of the drama in tight secrecy. (Not so secret if you read IU Official Fansite, kekeke)

While the filming location was successfully kept under wraps, the production crew still took special care to regulate the few spectators that congregated around the site.

An industry reporter managed to capture some of the shooting, which took place near the KBS Shinkwan Open Hall in Yeouido. In the photo, lead actors Cha Tae Hyun, Gong Hyo Jin, Kim Soo Hyun,...
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In a recent poll to find out which celebrities people most wanted in their passenger seat on the car ride back home for Lunar New Year, the nation’s MC, Yoo Jae Suk, was chosen as number one.

KBS Cool FM asked some 2,000 men and women which famous person they most desired to accompany them on their drive home. On February 14, the results revealed that Yoo Jae Suk received 7.7% of the total votes, making him the top choice.

Figure skater Kim Yuna followed for the second spot with 4.2% of the votes.

When looking at the voting differences by gender, the male voters’ results are as follows: Yoo...
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It’s that time of year again and once again The Independent Critics List released their 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2013 list. This year, After School‘s Nana, Girls’ Generation‘s Taeyeon and miss A‘s Suzy along with 11 other Korean stars made it on the list.

This list was released on December 24 and Nana ranked the highest at #2. Taeyeon placed #9 and Suzy at #14.

Jessica, who ranked at #5 last year, ranked at #20 this year. Other Korean stars include Song Hye Gyo at #24, Go Ara at #34, IU at #39, Jun Ji Hyun at #43, After School’s Lizzy at #63, Girls’ Generation’s Sooyoung at #66 and YoonA at #71. Rainbow‘s Jaekyung ranked #75, After School’s E-Young ranked #82 and Rainbow’s Woori ranked at #94.

Meanwhile, French actress Marion Cotillard was picked as the #1 beautiful face of 2013. Check out the full list here.

Also, check out the video clip here:
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Following the Top 8 Mukbang Online Streamers on Afreeca TV feature on allkpop buzz, we found 9 popular mukbang (eating broadcast) idols and groups who are known for the way they deliciously gulp down their food. Disregarding their agency's warnings to maintain the stereotypical idol image, these idols are not afraid to chow down and basically lose their rationality when it comes to food.

IU sheds her innocent and cute image by gulping down meat on 'Weekly Idol.' She continues to eat even as the MCs are doing their best to make her laugh and distract her throughout her feast. For seven minutes straight, IU munches on juicy 'chuk flap tail.'
Belting out "I like you oppa, what should I do" in her hit song, "Good Day," IU quickly rose to the top of the list as the nation's next younger sister and was adored by many uncle fans. However, as she gradually made her way into appearing on variety shows, we were shocked to see that IU was not so child-like as she seemed. For one, IU does not have a cute, high-pitched voice that we all thought she would have. Actually, it's quite deep. And her unexpected comments such as, "When girls are rushing to go out, they sometimes only wash their bangs," shows that she has a hidden tomboy, easy-going, and surprisingly mature personality behind her baby face.
Getting one day closer to broadcast, KBS′ Producer held its first script reading with its star-studded cast.

On April 6, KBS released photos of the script reading that took place at the end of March in Gangnam. Present were writer Park Ji Eun, Seo Soo Min PD, and director Yoon Sung Ho, as well as Cha Tae Hyun, Kong Hyo Jin, Kim Soo Hyun, IU, Na Young Hee, Park Hyuk Kwon, Ye Ji Won, Kim Jong Kook, Seo Ki Cheol and more.

The script reading session is said to have taken place in a positive atmosphere with the actors interacting with each other flawlessly. At one point, Cha Tae Hyun burst out...
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Stills from the first script reading of the upcoming KBS drama “Producer” have been released.

“Producer” is described as the first “variety drama,” produced by the cumulative skills and “know-how” of the KBS variety department. It is based on the actual KBS department where overtime is the usual, all-nighters are optional, and its people survive through stamina and quick comprehension.

The script reading was held in March at Gangnam’s The Raum Art Center. Lasting for about four hours, it was attended by cast members Cha Tae Hyun, Gong Hyo JIn, Kim Soo Hyun, IU, Na Young Hee,...
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June airdate on ‪‎KBS‬, the rumors are starting again that ‪‎IU‬ is being cast in a leading role. Do you all want to see her in a TV drama again?

It's a testament to Kim Soo Hyun's star power these days that the media was buzzing about upcoming K-drama Dr. Frankenstein when he was offered the role, despite the drama having no confirmed broadcast network time slot at that time. Now Dr. Frankenstein is confirmed as headed our way, KBS has picked up the drama and slotted it for June. That was the time slot originally given to Descendants of the Sun but that drama was pushed back to...
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Singer IU talked about her 'bare face' look and more on the February 18th episode of 'One Night of TV Entertainment'.

IU revealed that despite her usual natural look, she has a face full of makeup on. The reporter commented, "You have the kind of image that makes it seem like you don't wear makeup." The singer responded, "I wear BB cream, eyeliner, lipstick, and eyelashes," and laughed.

She also said frankly on how she keeps her skin so beautiful, "It's not because I'm young anymore. Because I had to shoot a CF today, I went to the dermatologist yesterday... Moon Chae Won sunbae's advertisement was so beautiful, I practiced while watching it."

Check out IU's appearance here: link

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Lovelyz memberes Su Jung and Kei recently made an appearance on the December 3rd airing of Starry Radio where they covered IU‘s hit, “Friday.”

The two vocalists showed off their sweet, adorable vocals on the radio show. Dressed in cozy clothes, the girls swayed lightly to the track while singing it to radio fans.
Su Jung and Kei impress listeners with their soulful ad lib harmony while maintaining the cute softness of their vocals.

Singing in a high octave, the members retain the warmth in their voices through their falsettos. With steady and natural vibratos, the ending notes of the track end gracefully as it is soon revealed that the girls earned a score of 89 for their delicate rendition.

The Woollim Entertainment group debuted earlier this season with “Candy Jelly Love” and have been revealing short clips from Lovelyz Diary to showcase their trainee days.
IU was the other solo singer with a great year. Whereas fans only cheer their favorite bias, IU receives so much applause from all fan groups, it’s safe to say she’s widely respected in the Korean music industry. Her poppy, ballad songs, as well as her looks and charm, attract a legion of fans, regardless of which fandom you’re in. She is one of the few K-pop stars that is universally loved by nearly all fans.

Many artists wanted to work with the solo songstress, as just collaborating with her is huge for ones’ career. Take the aforementioned IU x High 4 song “Not Spring, Love or Cherry...
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This is the summary chart for 2014. We have a total of 632 songs that appeared on our weekly Soompi Music Chart. A total of 30 songs hit No. 1 this year. Five artists had two No. 1 songs: Ailee, Girl’s Day, A Pink, BEAST, and SISTAR. There are a lot of competition, but at the end we have runaway winners on both the top artist and top song category, and they are crowned chart champions of 2014.

CHART CHAMPION ARTIST:
The busiest K-pop artist in 2014 is definitely IU. She has four solo top 10 hits, including the No. 1 song “Friday,” and also “My Old Story,” “Meaning Of You,” and “Sogyeokdong.”...
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