After years of success in the East, but hardly any notice by the West, it used to be hard to imagine that Korean pop music could take over the West, especially in such a short period of time. Due to the immense rise in the popularity, the success of Korean pop artists is now by […]

BTS’s concerts at Wembley Stadium marked a pivotal moment in the band’s global ascendency. Razed to the ground and rebuilt in the early 2000s, the new Wembley Stadium was unveiled to the public in 2007 and has been the site for many iconic sporting and music events since. BTS are the first South Korean musicians […]

It is undeniable that Korean pop is now one of the most valuable export products of South Korea and after Samsung and Hyundai, the third most recognised K-‘brand’ in the world. It brings the economy several billion dollars a year and there is no sign of the business slowing down. K-pop boy- and girl-groups use […]

FNC Entertainment surely has a great set of eyes for recognizing talent. The company, founded in 2006 by the singer and record producer Han Seong-ho, houses artists whose singing and acting abilities are beyond outstanding, not to mention their lineup of some of the most successful comedians and MC’s in the business. One of FNC […]

Does anyone remember the time when New Kids on the Block, Backstreet Boys, and N’Sync reigned the music charts and captured the hearts of millions of fans? Many of us do… however, years – decades – have passed, music has changed and a new wave of pop has been launched into the world and now […]