When PSY’s Gangnam Style hit the music charts and screened on our TVs in 2012, it would seem that the song was another hit that would be forgotten after six months. But that wasn’t the case! The MV has become the first video to reach over a billion views on YouTube and left the door […]

“Eric Nam! Eric Nam!”, the crowd cheered at the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire. Although the name itself is well-known to me, I have never thought that, after the sold-out concert on April 14th, I would become one of his dedicated listeners. Back in 2019, when Eric came to the O2 Academy Islington in London, I […]

Dreamcatcher, the dark horse and concept shattering girl group of K-pop has returned with news of a comeback and mini-concert. The girl group is set to take the stage with a simultaneous offline and online event. Dreamcatcher 2nd Album [Apocalypse: Save Us] Mini Concert is set to take place on April 12th at 7:30PM KST.  […]

Can an idol group become independent artists after leaving their management company? They surely can, as IN2IT are living proof of that. Founded through a survival show, Boys24, the group officially debuted in October 2017 with the song Amazing which quickly brought them recognition among not only Korean but also international fans. Consisting of six […]

When the details of Map of the Soul ON:E were first released, the event was planned to take place both offline (with appropriate social distancing in place) and online. However subsequent clusters of COVID-19 in South Korea meant that the plans for the offline concert had to be scrapped as stricter regulations on gatherings of […]

Music has been in Park Min Jun’s veins, a.k.a AOORA, since he was a young boy; his passion for the arts led him to majoring in dance and art. After debuting as a solo artist in 2009, he was seen as a young and promising artist. Two years later, he launched his career as a […]

Hallyu, also known as the Korean Wave, has become a socio-cultural phenomenon associated with the growing popularity of South Korean culture. From K-pop music to films and TV dramas, all of these industries swiftly took over the foreign market. Although Korean films and dramas are successful, it’s K-pop that spreads the most among Western audiences, […]

South Korean boy band Golden Child announces their first online concert to meet the global fans, Goldenness [fan club’s name]. Golden Child’s agency, Woollim Entertainment, states that the concert titled GOLDEN CHILD ONTACT CONCERT – NOW will be held on September 13, 2020, at 3 PM (KST). This show will be co-produced by Woollim Entertainment […]

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 […]

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 […]