K-Pop Terminology: Fandom Names

  In K-pop, you might hear or read a lot of words or letters that don’t make sense if you aren’t familiar with them. There could be many reasons for this, but fandom is one of the biggest and most important. These names are often confusing, as they sometimes don’t seem to have relevance to … Read moreK-Pop Terminology: Fandom Names

 

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 … Read moreTop 10 Female Idols Who Grew Up Abroad

 

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 … Read moreTop Ten Male K-Pop Idols Who Grew Up Abroad

 

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 … Read moreK-Pop Moves: Top 10 Iconic dances in K-Pop

 

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 … Read moreYG Announces G-Dragon’s Military Enlistment Date

 

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 … Read moreK-Pop Terminology: Maknae