Becoming a successful artist is a matter of not only talent, but also luck. Sometimes, it’s like a lottery, you can become a star overnight or you wait for a decade for it to happen. It’s common knowledge that arising singers often struggle to get noticed by record labels, however, with the power of social […]

JYP Entertainment, one of the main players on the Korean music market, made the right decision by giving DAY6 their debut. Since 2015, the group has been storming the world with its rock, K-pop and pop-punk tunes continuously. Comprised of Jae, Sung-jin, Young K, Wonpil and Do-woon, the group embarked on their 2nd World Tour […]

Looking back at the history of R&B music, some believe it’s a lost art, that the golden age of beautiful and original voices are slowly vanishing. While this might be the case in the West, the East has more to offer, especially in Asia. South Korea, in particular, has recently become a leader in pop […]

What makes music fans enthusiastic about K-pop? Is it the melody, talent or idols themselves? With several boy and girl groups debuting each month, it’s an arduous task for anyone to keep up with new acts on the market, nevertheless, one thing is certain, merely a handful of groups become successful. The Boyz have somewhat […]

Go Tae-seob a.k.a Holland, is shaping out to be the most outspoken advocate for LGBTQIA rights in his native country of South Korea. The artist himself came out as gay when he debuted and now he brings his own experiences, and fights against inequality, in his music. To him, music has also become an effective […]

The music business in South Korea is worth billions, with K-pop earning about $5 billion per year. K-Pop is widely appreciated in Europe and it is still, and probably will remain, a global phenomenon. The fact that K-Pop has reached people thousands of miles away from its homeland, and settled in people’s hearts in Europe […]

GOT7, a South Korean boy group, gained immense attention in 2014 when they debuted with their first EP Got It, which went on to place number one on the Billboard World Album Chart. Known for their impressive staging during their concerts and for their respectable vocal performances, the boy group (with the help of My […]