News / Headlines / Concert / Event

[Exclusive] Wondering What the Wonder Girls Have Been Up To?

By Staff Writer | September 05, 2012 03:15 AM EDT

Wondering what the Wonder Girls have been up to?
(Photo : KpopStarz)

Last night kpopstarz.com was able to secure an interview with the Wonder Girls at an exclusive dinner party at the upscale Korean restaurant Kristalbelli. Through what KpopStarz learned last night is any indication, the Wonder Girls are preparing for a huge comeback. 

Like Us on Facebook

KpopStarz had the opportunity to speak with Johnny Wright, former manager of boy-band sensations such as N*Sync and the Backstreet Boys. Currently he is working with the Wonder Girls as they get ready for a huge U.S. debut.

Wright shared than an American album is in the works for the Wonder Girls and he hopes to be able to feature their music on radio stations across the nation. If any K-Pop group is able to thrive in the United States music industry, it is the Wonder Girls, who were the first Korean group to break into the billboard charts with their hit single "Nobody" in 2009.

Top music managers such as Wright are catching on to the K-Pop trend, and thanks to the popularity of Psy's "Gangnam Style," K-Pop awareness has grown tremendously, helping lower the cross-cultural music barriers.

During the interview with Wonder Girls, we asked them about their plans for an upcoming U.S. release. The girls stated that the album is going to be unlike anything they have ever produced before. If their single "Like Money" with rapper Akon is any indication, Wonder Girls fans are in for a pleasant surprise.

Speaking of surprises, the girls shared to expect three "never heard before" songs that they will be performing tonight at their concert in NYC - confirming that this is definitely a great time to be a Wonder Girls fan as the girls promise fans new music with a fresh style for the U.S. audience.

To learn more about the Wonder Girls and their upcoming plans, be sure to keep an eye out for KpopStarz interview footage coming soon! 

Tagged :  Wonder Girls

Featured

Exclusive 03.03.15 | 03:00PM EST

Profile Of A K-Pop Fan: Why EXO's ‘Black Pearl’ Is As Good As It Gets For For Alabama High School Student Jelanie Albino

“EXO is so talented, they can sing any song with their powerful voices,” says 16-year-old Alabama K-pop fan Jelanie Albino.

Weekly Wrap Up 03.03.15 | 08:59AM EST

February 2015 K-Pop Releases You May Have Missed

February saw a lot of new K-pop releases, some of which are making charts in Korea but not getting a lot of love overseas. Here are some can't-miss songs from Naul, Kris Leone, Block B's Zico, Lee Jin Ah, and more.

Issues 03.02.15 | 02:16PM EST

Suicide Of Baby Kara's Sojin Fuels Critical Discussion Of K-Pop Idol Working Conditions

The K-pop trainee lifestyle and working conditions in the Korean music industry have come under fire once again after a high profile suicide involving Ahn Sojin, a member of Baby Kara.

Weekly Wrap Up 03.01.15 | 03:55PM EST

3rd Time's The Charm: 3 Artists Who Released Their 3rd Singles In February 2015

K-pop acts 15&, SAM, and Global Icon all made comebacks in February with their third single releases. Is the third time really the charm? Check the songs out here and decide for yourself.

KpopStarz Is Looking For Enthusiastic Entertainment Contributors Reach Millions On The Web.
Real Time Analytics