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Top 10 Female Idols Who Grew Up Abroad

Top 10 Female Idols Who Grew Up Abroad

Top 10 Female Idols Who Grew Up Abroad Just like male k-pop stars, there are also many female k-pop stars who have also lived abroad.  Living abroad has really helped these singers with not only doing press, but have helped them reach a much wider global appeal.   To follow up of ranking of male idols...Continue reading

Top Ten Male K-Pop Idols Who Grew Up Abroad

Top 10 Korean Male Idols Who Grew Up Abroad It is well known that to be an idol in Korea, one usually has to be Korean, or at least Asian, though there are a few notable exceptions. Many K-pop idols, Korean and foreigner, have lived overseas. Here is a ranking of the top ten male...Continue reading

K-Pop Moves: Top 10 Iconic dances in K-Pop

Dance and choreography in K-Pop music. K-pop is known to have some of the best and most iconic choreography in the world. K-pop choreography is so popular that many artists release secondary music videos to show the dance or dance practice videos. Many dances are well known because of their difficulty and intensity, while others...Continue reading

Introduction to Twice

The massively popular girl group Twice debuted in 2014; the first girl group to debut under JYP Entertainment since Miss A in 2010. The members were chosen through a competition survival show released on Mnet called Sixteen. The group released their debut EP along the single “Like Ooh-Ahh” on October 20, 2017. The video reached...Continue reading

YG Announces G-Dragon’s Military Enlistment Date

YG has made an official announcement of G-Dragon’s military enlistment day. The Bigbang member will enter his active duty military service on February 27. G-Dragon will not be holding an official farewell. He plans to enter the military quietly in order to prevent any chaos during his transition. Member Taeyang is also set to enter...Continue reading

K-Pop and the Games

The Winter Games and K-Pop The 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea have begun. The 100 day Olympic Torch Relay was a star studded affair. The torch bearers included many K-Pop idols. Let’s take a look at some of the Hallyu musicians who had the honor of carrying the Olympic torch. 1. Suzy...Continue reading

Is Korea Ready?

Korea, in many ways, remains a very conservative country. Issues such as sex and homosexuality remain largely taboo. It has been slowly creeping into public view thanks to a small handful celebrities such as Hong Seok-cheon. On January 21, Korean singer Holland released a video for his debut song ‘Neverland’. The video has been met...Continue reading

K-Pop Terminology: Maknae

  In Korea, Confucian philosophy has imprinted itself into many aspects of society. One the most blatant ways is in the ‘age hierarchy’ of the country. The Korean lagrange uses suffixes and other types of language depending on the age of the the subject and the object in relation to the speaker and the person...Continue reading
Sex Sells In K-Pop

Sex Sells: K-Pop’s Sexiest Music Videos

Korea is generally a very conservative country, especially when it comes to sex. Even though the subject of sex is considered taboo in Korea and is not openly talked about, it has found its way into Korean music. Many videos have stirred up controversy and some have even been banned for sexual themes and visuals....Continue reading

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