21 May – It was revealed that sitcom "High Kick 3!" actor Lee Jong-suk, will be joining the SBS program "Inkigayo" together with KARA's Nicole and Ha-ra in the absence of another host, singer IU.
Allkpop revealed that on 18 May, a representative of SBS Entertainment said, "The present MC of "Inkigayo", IU, will be absent from the show for two months due to her upcoming concert. We have included actor Lee Jong-suk in as the new host starting in June."
He continued, "For now the "Inkigayo" MCs will be Hara, Nicole and Lee Jong-suk. IU will be joining again after her concert finishes."
It was also stated that if by any chance that the KARA members become busy with their Japanese promotions, the show will carry on with the remaining two MCs instead, IU and Lee Jong-suk.