The first arrival from SMTOWN was f(x) member Victoria. Around 9:30am, she came out of the exit of international arrival with big smile and half covered big sunglass. Rookie group EXO followed after with bright appearances as well. Disturbance arose around 3:20pm when it was discovered that TVXQ, Girls' Generation, and Super Junior were spotted coming out from a different exit, 50 meters far from the original one. The airport was in chaos as fans suddenly rushed towards the direction artists ...
Magazine introduced K-pop as it has been able to break language barriers and captivate a passionate U.S. audience. Korean pop music video, Girls' Generation's "Gee," has earned 74,000,000 American views alone, even though most mainstream U.S. music fans have never heard of it. It continued, 'Yet K-pop has garnered a strong following without the help of any major American backing'
Lee Jae Ha attempts to rescue Kim Hang Ah from a POW camp.
One of the TVXQ fan group 'Continue TVXQ's YouTube channel 'We Are T' released a tutorial video yesterday that guides attendees of SMTOWN concert 2012 in Los Angeles of what to do at the event venue as TVXQ fans. Inside of the video, there are three important steps to take to be on the right path.
IU revealed her new pre-released song 'Peach' midnight on May 4 included in her new single ‘Spring at the Age of Twenty.’ The song achieved an all-kill immediately after its release on various single charts in real-time.
As Big Bang was greeted in Taiwan with a record setting number of 1,200 fans at the airport for a foreign artist, already Vietnam began their preparation for Big Bang’s visit.
If you are an adherent fan of K-Pop you must be happy these days. As so many good songs are coming out daily.
It was Shinhwa who sang and dances on the stage, but the lead character of the concert 'The Return' was their fans who have been loving and supporting Shinhwa for 14 years.
Shinhwa's concert '2012 SHINHWA THE GRAND TOUR IN SEOUL: THE RETURN' was held during the past two days on Saturday and Sunday at Seoul Olympic Gymnastics Arena to show their fans the groups future and at the same time organizing their past 14 years.
Professor Hong pointed out that the image of Asian men protrayed by Hollywood is totally different from that of Bogosse. Hollywood portrays Asian men as having high ability of martial arts but unable to attract woman, however Bogosse portrays them who are just as attractive as Hollywood star with great sense of fashion, romantic image, excellence in dance and singing.
There was Beatles in the history of world music and another in K-Pop as well referred as Beatles of Korea. It's exciting to anticipate how K-Pop that is leading another cultural revolution to spread out even further worldwide.
Groups that are active worldwide are only a handful like Girls’ Generation, 2NE1, and Wonder Girls. Also there are those who have a large fan base in Japan and Asia such as KARA, T-ARA, Rainbow, 4minute.
If you see any other singers that debut now they have specific member from the group that speak English, Chinese, and Japanese from the beginning of their debut.
In the beginning of 2012, new boy groups were announced about their debut. Senior idol groups also proclaimed their come back.
CNN Chile reporter Stavros Mosjos that came to report for JYJ's Chile concert shared, "Now K-Pop that was limited to certain fan base has now reached the public. Now is the perfect time for K-Pop to spread out to the general public."
There were many reasons why the groups should dissolve within 5 years. And this is why the comeback and return of Shinhwa to release their new 10th album on their 14th anniversary is more beautiful.
Idol group's longing towards the west to leap as a global brand is based on the 5 strengths of K-Pop listed below.
The fact that a Korean-American contestant has made it in the Top 10 of American Idol Season 11 is attracting a lot of attention.
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