K-Pop artist APOKI will go global with an all-English single West Swing feat. E-40

APOKI is a virtual K-pop artist with the concept of “a rabbit-like being living somewhere in outer space” and is owned by VV Entertainment, a Korean tech startup owned by AFUN INTERACTIVE. She is a pioneering virtual artist who combines K-pop music and choreography with high technology, beautiful visuals, and …

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In-Person Talk Shows, ‘PLASMA’ Album & More – Billboard

Now an iconic J-pop group with fans around the world, the electro-pop trio The fragrance first caught the attention of listeners outside of their home country when one of their songs was featured in the Disney/Pixar-produced animated film. Cars 2 released in 2011. Already a popular girl group in Japan, …

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LIVEONE’S GAMIFYONE PARTNERS WITH PICSART IN INTERNATIONAL POP ICON HARRY STYLES’ “GREATEST ALBUM EVER” REPLAY CHALLENGE

Leveraging Picsart’s 150 million monthly active users will gamify franchise album artwork to stardom; The winner will be announced August 18, 2022 and featured on LiveOne and Picsart social media channels All entrants receive a LiveOne subscription to 30+ million songs, 500+ curated stations, 300+ podcasts, PPV, NFT, Merch and …

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Lamont Dozier, Tomasz Stańko, Trombone Shorty & More: Jazz Week

Jazz Week is your roundup of new and remarkable stories from the world of jazz. It’s a one-stop destination for music news you need to know. Let’s take it from the top. Outstanding Death of Lamont Dozier: Lamont Dozier died on August 8, at the age of 81. Dozier was …

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Blackpink Becomes First K-pop Girl Group To Perform At MTV Video Music Awards

Blackpink will perform at the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards [MTV] Blackpink will become the first K-pop girl group to perform at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs), according to YG Entertainment on Tuesday. “The girl group is gearing up for this performance which we hope will help the event …

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Japanese rock band 9MM Parabellum Bullet set to release ninth full album “Tightrope”

Japanese rock band 9mm Parabellum Bullet is set to release their long-awaited ninth studio album, titled TIGHTROPE, this August 24th on Sazanga Records/Nippon Columbia. Available now for pre-order here, TIGHTROPE is offered in digital (worldwide) and CD (Japan only) formats. The ten-track project marks the release of 9mm’s first original …

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Morgan Wallen covered the Linkin Park song for the first time since 2019

Country superstar Morgan Wallen knows how to entertain a crowd, as demonstrated in last night’s (August 13) headlining show at the three-day Tidalwave music festival in Atlantic City, NJ. Although his set includes many expected fan favorites – like a few from 2021 Dangerous: the double albumwhich he currently supports …

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From a local trend to a global phenomenon, and beyond

K-pop boy group BTS and British band Coldplay perform together at the 49th American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Nov. 22, 2021. (Yonhap) In 2012, K-pop took a leap forward in the global music industry. Over the summer, Psy set several all-time highs in the music …

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Tropical storm hits Japan with heavy rain and winds

TOKYO (Reuters) – Tropical Storm Meari unleashed heavy rain on Japan’s main island of Honshu on Saturday as it tracked north toward the capital Tokyo, Japanese weather officials said. The Japan Meteorological Agency said Meari made landfall in Shizuoka prefecture, southwest of Tokyo, in the afternoon, bringing sudden heavy rain …

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K-Pop idol Kim Garam has broken his silence after months of bullying accusations

Online K-pop fandoms have exploded once again after former idol Garam Kim spoke out in response to accusations of violence and intimidation that forced her to quit her girl group. Kim, 16, was announced in April as part of the lineup for Hybe Entertainment’s (the company responsible for BTS, Seventeen, …

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Six Pakistanis, including 20-year-old Sheroze Kashif, head to the top tonight »Explorersweb

Nepali guides Pasdawa Sherpa, Dawa Ongchu, Nima Gyalzen and Ningma Tamang, along with their Western clients Kristin Harila and Grace Tseng, have already reached the G1 summit today. But what about the six Pakistani climbers battling against the wind at Camp 3 yesterday? They are still there, but they will …

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Loveli Reaches Settlement With Sexually Assaulted Woman

Last year, Shukan Bunshun reported that influencer/model Loveli sexually assaulted a woman while on a work trip with her. On March 31 this year, the case was dropped due to lack of evidence. In a magazine interview the following month, the victim said she was preparing for a civil trial. …

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K-pop agency JYP will stop selling CDs to be more environmentally sustainable

And finally the labels and publishers of economic news By Andy Malt | Posted on Wednesday, August 10, 2022 K-pop agency JYP Entertainment, which works with girl group Twice among others, has announced plans to stop making physical releases for its artists, in a bid to become more environmentally sustainable. …

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Exclusive interview: BENNETT, who had a lot of bops

BENNETT’s social media handles are aptly dubbed @bennettgotbops, and that’s what she does. THP dove into the new BENNETT’S When it’s too good EP, and we can confirm that it is excellent! Image source: Courtesy of Atlantic Records A rising R&B-pop singer, BENNETT hails from Connecticut and counts The Weeknd, …

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The 3rd annual New Brunswick Heart Festival takes place on Saturday

NEW | FEATURES | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 08/08/2022 (NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ) — New Jersey State Theater, New Brunswick Cultural Center, New Brunswick Center for the Performing Arts (NBPAC)and AboveArtStudios presenting the New Brunswick HEART Festival on Saturday, August 13 from 3 to 6 p.m.; hosted by New Jersey …

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Building an “Army” of Fans: Marketing Lessons from K-Pop Sensation BTS

What would it take to attract customers so loyal that they would not only buy your products, but also lavish flowers on your distributors and buy advertising to elevate your brand? Ask the minds behind K-pop sensation BTS. Created by a Korean management company, BTS found themselves breaking the unlikely …

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US, Philippines strike alliance amid Taiwan crisis

MANILA – Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr officially opened a new chapter in his family’s longstanding and often strained relationship with the United States when he warmly welcomed US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to Malacañang Palace this weekend. The meeting was held in the same halls where the Marcos …

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More cheers! K-pop fans banned from clapping at Korean music show amid rising Covid-19 cases

Inkigayo forbids the public to applaud K-pop groups are back to perform amid silent crowds! As the Covid-19 pandemic refuses to die down, Korean music show Inkigayo has taken it upon itself to curb cases by banning all forms of cheering. The move comes just months after the studio audience …

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Nihonmachi Street Fair this weekend

SAN FRANCISCO — The 48e The annual Nihonmachi Street Fair will be held Saturday, August 6 from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, August 7 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in San Francisco Japantown. Webster’s Post Street in Laguna will be closed and will feature AAPI Nonprofits, Asian …

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First VMA Artists Announced Include Anitta, J Balvin

Anitta and J BalvinPhoto: MTV MTV has confirmed the first set of performers for this month’s VMAs and two global superstars are leading the charge: Brazilian pop maven Anitta and reggaeton juggernaut J Balvin. Marshmello x Khalid, a dual project from EDM artist and R&B singer, and pop-punk band Panic! …

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San Jose’s Chow Mane Flips Popular EDM Song “Satisfaction” In New “What’s My Name” Video

rhyme report Published on August 4, 2022 | by Marilyn Reles Bay Area hip-hop artist and producer Chow Mane takes things up a notch with perhaps his most energetic hit yet, “What’s My Name.” Intended to represent the underground West Coast Asian subculture, “What’s My Name” offers a throwback to …

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Jessi will give a solo concert in the Philippines after leaving P Nation; departure date and other details

HIGHLIGHTS Jessi will give a solo concert in Manila, Philippines The K-Pop soloist recently came in the news for leaving P Nation The date and time of his broadcast have also been released. The powerhouse of K-Pop is back! Korean-American soloist Jessi recently announced her solo concert in Manila. His …

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SRPGs Tactics Ogre: Reborn’s “Crown Jewel” Coming to PC November 11

The revamped strategy RPG Tactics Ogre: Reborn is coming to PC exclusively for Steam on November 11, confirming previous leaks. This “crown jewel” of tactical role-playing, according to Square Enix, is updated with improved graphics and sound, fully voiced cutscenes, and a revamped combat system. Watch the trailer below and …

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HIGE DANdism’s Official ‘Mixed Nuts’ Popularity Explained – Billboard

Now one of Japan’s biggest mainstream acts, Official HIGE DANdism’s latest hit single “Mixed Nuts” continues to break records, surpassing 100 million streams on July 6 to rewrite the group’s own record. J-pop rock music for fastest release. It is also the first national song released this year to generate …

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“America’s Got Talent” on NBC: who are the Waffle Crew? The Japanese group is double Dutch world champion

Waffle Crew is a huge name in its home country of Japan. After consistently winning the hearts of people in Japan, Waffle Crew is ready to win the hearts of judges and audiences alike with their visually creative Double Dutch audition in the upcoming episode of NBC’s beloved show “America’s …

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NewJeans Sets Pre-Order Record For K-pop Girl Group’s Debut Album E! News UK

NewJeans has set a pre-order record for a K-pop girl group’s debut album, according to their label. The five-member group released their first-ever music video “Attention” on YouTube last month under HYBE’s indie label ADOR (All Doors One Room). NewJeans (ADOR) On August 1, NewJeans released the digital version of …

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STÖNER, CLAMM and Civic lead new Victorian rock’n’roll music festival, Do The Pop

talia rinaldo lyrics Do The Pop is the new two-day rock n roll music festival taking over the Port Campbell Hotel in October. The colorful and bustling seaside village of Port Campbell is set to become an electrifying hub for music lovers in October with a brand new music festival, …

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The Spirit Halloween movie trailer takes the pop-up store to the beyond

The trailer for the next horror movie, Spirit Halloween: The Movie, shows a group of five kids embarking on a nighttime journey inside a Spirit Halloween store, hoping they might enjoy a night of fun against the rules once it closes. Little did the kids know that their favorite place …

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K-pop group Treasure debuts in Manila; Meet Dara – Manila Bulletin

K-pop idol group Treasure debuted in the Philippines during “K-pop Masterz 2022 in Manila.” GOT7’s Treasure and Jackson Wang and BamBam headlined the show held on July 29 at Mall of Asia Arena. The group debuted in August 2020 in South Korea. Treasure at K-pop Masterz Show in Manila 2022 …

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The teacher inside

PUBLISHED July 31, 2022 CARACHI: ‘Ikigai’ is defined as ‘something to live on; purpose; the joy and purpose of living.’ According to this definition, Ikigai is strongly reminiscent of a useful and joyful life. I find the concept of Ikigai deeply satisfying because of its similarities to other philosophies such …

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What time will Animal Kingdom Season 6 Episode 9 air on TNT? Plot, overview and more details explored

TNT family drama Animal Kingdom comes to a close. The final episode of the show’s final season is fast approaching. Season 6, which premiered this year on July 19, is the series’ final season. The drama series chronicles the adventures of Joshua, who moves to California to live with his …

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Top 10 Most Successful K-pop Idols (2022)

K-pop singers are sensational singers who are gaining fame around the world, this list will introduce the most successful K-pop idols in 2022. Top 10 Most Successful K-pop Idols (2022) This list has been compiled based on their social status and the successes they have witnessed in their career as …

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Wall Street points lower after rate hike, ahead of GDP report

A woman wearing a face mask walks past a bank’s electronic board showing the Hong Kong stock index in Hong Kong, Thursday, July 28, 2022. Stocks were mostly higher in Asia on Thursday after the Federal Reserve stepped up its campaign against soaring inflation by raising its policy rate by …

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BTS’s J-Hope Will Make History As First K-pop Headliner At Lollapalooza 2022

J-Hope from BTS (Big Hit Music) J-Hope of K-pop sensation BTS will make history as the first Korean musician to take the main stage at Lollapalooza, an annual four-day music festival held in Chicago’s Grand Park. He is scheduled to perform as the main headliner on Sunday (US time). This …

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YouTube unveils the Foundry Class of independent artists for 2022 | Talent

Youtube announced the Foundry Class of 2022, adding 30 new artists to its global development program. This is Foundry’s largest class to date, featuring indie talent spanning genres and continents. Established in 2015, Foundry is YouTube’s incubator for independent music, supporting independent artists at all stages of their careers through …

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Pixies’ Black Francis Laments ‘Very Dystopian’ State of World: ‘Feels Like Going to Hell in a Hand Basket’ | Guitare.com

Black Francis of alt-rock band Pixies has something to say about recent events unfolding around the world, though most of them can be summed up with the phrase “dark and dystopian.” The guitarist sat down in a new interview with NMEwhere he spoke candidly about his disapproval of the current …

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Apink’s ChoRong, BoMi on ChoBom Sub-Unit, Friendship, Staying Relevant, PANDAs | Exclusive

K-pop girl group Apink debuted in 2011. Members ChoRong and BoMi made their sub-unit debut with Copycat in July. Their single, Copycat, is a song representing their mutual love and admiration. In an exclusive chat with IndiaToday.in, the duo opened up about their subunit ChoBom, why the song is called …

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Deadline: Secrets Uncovered – What did William J. Cumber III say about the murder of Sabine Buehler?

Deadline: Secrets Uncovered will be back with another murder story, this time revisiting the tragic 2008 case of Sabine Buehler. A privileged resident of Anna Maria Island, Buehler was murdered in an act of rage by her then-boyfriend, William J. Cumber III or “Bill” as his friends preferred to call …

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The economic crisis has hit Sri Lanka’s hospitals, which are now almost empty

AFP Tue Jul 26, 2022 9:46 AM Last updated on: Tue Jul 26, 2022 9:49 AM Patients dependent on Sri Lanka’s public health system are even struggling to get to hospitals due to the country’s fuel crisis – AFP “> Patients dependent on Sri Lanka’s public health system are even …

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How to Wear Jackets Like K-Pop Icon Blackpink Jennie

” class=”lazy img-responsive” data-src=”https://www.iwmbuzz.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/how-to-style-jackets-like-k-pop-icon- blackpink-jennie-920×518.jpg” width=”920″ height=”518″ alt=”How to Style Jackets Like K-Pop Icon Blackpink Jennie” /> Jennie Kim, also known as Jennie, was born on January 16, 1996 in Anyang, South Korea. Jennie went to New Zealand to study abroad. YG welcomed her in August 2010. As Jennie Kim, …

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CacheARTS Announces 2022-23 National Touring Season, Highlighted by Mannheim Steamroller Christmas – Cache Valley Daily

Chip Davis’ MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS will premiere in Logan on December 19 as part of the CacheARTS 22-23 National Touring Season and the Ellen Eccles Theater 100th Anniversary. LOGAN – The highlight of the holiday season in Cache Valley will be MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS by Chip Davis at the Ellen …

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K-pop comebacks in August 2022: BLACKPINK, TXT and more

K-pop’s August 2022 comebacks will surely set your heart on fire. From world-renowned third-generation bands to solo releases, August’s lineup is impeccable and exciting. However, with an extraordinary K-pop returning lineup, the competition is fierce. It would be interesting to see which K-pop artists welcome their comebacks. While international fans …

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Gibson partners with the Newport Festivals Foundation to honor Sister Rosetta Tharpe on the 55th anniversary of her legendary performance at the Newport Folk Festival

Gibson, the iconic American instrument brand, has partnered with the Newport Festivals Foundation through its philanthropic arm Gibson Gives at this summer’s Newport Folk Festival to celebrate music icon Sister Rosetta Tharpe and the 55e anniversary of her groundbreaking performance at the Newport Folk Festival on July 16, 1967. This …

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What makes us happy: NPR

Jaquel Spivey and the cast of ‘A Strange Loop’ perform during the 75th annual Tony Awards on June 12 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Charles Sykes/Invision/AP hide caption toggle caption Charles Sykes/Invision/AP Jaquel Spivey and the cast of ‘A Strange Loop’ perform during the 75th annual …

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10 gentlemen’s nights out in Dubai

That’s right guys, there are deals for you too… Ladies’ nights in Dubai have become a bit of an institution. No longer just a Tuesday night affair, there is loads of options for every day of the week. In fact, they even extended to gourmet offers, and given the creation …

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NCSoft universe attracts K-pop fans exclusively

The universe of NC Soft is gaining popularity with its all-in-one service. (NC Soft) Universe, online game developer NC Soft’s K-pop fan community platform, is attracting attention with its exclusivity and communication features, the company announced Thursday. Launched in January, Universe currently operates as a global K-pop fan platform where …

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Bank of Japan defies wave of inflation-fighting hikes by keeping rates low

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda has underlined his determination to keep interest rates low even if it means a weaker yen after the bank’s latest price forecast left the door open for continued speculation about the change in policy.The BoJ is the latest to hold rates among major developed …

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See the complete and final lineup – Billboard

The 2022 KCON lineup is complete after some exciting late additions. The K-pop festival shared via social networks that boy bands Stray Kids and P1Harmony will join previously announced acts for a full 17-artist lineup for its 2022 iteration. august. The moment comes at exciting times in both artists’ careers …

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It’s in Queens! (July 22 to July 28)

Shakespeare makes his triumphant return to Queens this week. And like most people, he stays outside. After all, this is where the bard can enjoy forest bathing, tea parties, movies, performance art, and a ridiculous amount of live music. Pirate Pete is coming back too! He is inside, as are …

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K-pop aces’ ‘Maniac’ tour is anything but ordinary

“Want to be weird?asks the fluorescent green police on the screen that spans the back of the Honda Center stage. A few songs later, another video plays and a decisive response pops up: “I want to be weird.” Cries ring out around the room, the mutual feeling for many present …

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Monday Sports in Brief | Herald of Rock Hill

BASEBALL LOS ANGELES (AP) — Washington Nationals star Juan Soto won his first Home Run Derby, beating Seattle Mariners rookie Julio Rodríguez 19-18 in the final. Soto, 23, hit 53 total home runs, beating each of his three opponents by a home run in the midseason power showcase. Soto was …

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ILY:1 made their first comeback in just 3 months with ‘Que Sera Sera’, fans say ‘a banger’

K-pop girl group ILY:1 is already back with their second album “Que Sera Sera” on July 19. Continuing with their concept of teenage crushes that fans loved when they debuted, “Que Sera Sera” is a colorful album and energetic debut comeback perfect for summer. While their debut single featured four …

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At Tatsu-ya’s Austin restaurants, Japanese cuisine gets a Texan twist

The chefs behind Ramen Tatsu-ya are building a culinary ‘multiverse’ with tiki drinks and Texas brisket July 18, 2022 at 1:30 p.m. EDT A giant Maneki-neko greets diners at the entrance to Domo Alley-Gato in Austin. (Photos by Erin Krall) Comment this story Comment AUSTIN — When customers order the …

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Blackpink’s ‘Kill This Love’ surpasses 600 million streams on Spotify

Girl group Blackpink during “The Show” online concert on January 31, 2021. [YG ENTERTAINMENT] Girl group Blackpink’s “Kill This Love” has surpassed 600 million streams on Spotify, according to group agency YG Entertainment on Monday. The record comes 10 months after the song broke the 500 million mark in September. …

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Tola leads 1-2 as Ethiopia finish in marathon at world championships

Runners begin the marathon at the World Championships in Athletics on Sunday July 17, 2022 in Eugene, Oregon. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull) Gregory Bull PA EUGENE, Oré. At one point, Tamirat Tola was there with the leading pack – shoulder to shoulder and shoe to shoe. So he wasn’t. He left …

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Watch BTS’ SUGA Take The Stage In Their First-Ever Live Performance Of ‘That That’ With PSY

BTS’ SUGA made a surprise appearance at PSY’s “Splash Show – SUMMER SWAG 2022” concert on July 16 at Jamsil Stadium in Seoul, where he joined PSY on stage to perform their hit collaboration track. Pooh. This was SUGA’s first live performance of that with PSY. PSY promoted the song …

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3 New K-Pop and K-Hip Hop Releases You Should Listen To

Today, the infectious melodies and polished lyrics of K-pop and K-hip hop are exploding in popularity in countries other than South Korea. And with so many established artists, as well as emerging artists, it can be difficult to keep up with all the new music releases. With that in mind, …

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‘Jumping’ space dust may help asteroids move

Click, crackle, pop! The “hopping” of dust on asteroids could influence how these small bodies migrate through space. New images of the Bennu and Ryugu asteroids have helped shed light on the new findings, which could explain the pathways these space rocks take as they orbit the sun and sometimes …

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Pacific Beach’s “Concerts on the Green” Returns with a New Format and New Bands

With a new setup and new bands, this year’s Concerts on the Green, hosted by the Pacific Beach City Council, promises Sunday night entertainment. The free concerts at Kate Sessions Park are scheduled for July 24, July 31, August 7, and August 14, from 4-6:30 p.m. The August 7 event …

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‘Gangnam Style’ at 10: How Psy’s resounding success propelled Korean culture around the world

Written by Liz Kang, CNNJane Sit, CNN The early 2010s were an era of instant hits. From “Harlem Shake” to “Party Rock Anthem”, digital platforms have ushered in a new era of advertising and virality. On July 15, 2012, South Korean singer and rapper Psy burst onto the global music …

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Keen Breen takes charge of Estonia

The M-Sport Ford Irishman edged the FIA ​​World Rally Championship leader by a tenth in Visit Estonia Tartu’s winding 1.64km stage on Raadi Manor Park roads. Elfyn Evans was one-tenth behind Toyota GR Yaris teammate Rovanperä after a searing opener in round seven of the season, in which the top …

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Macklemore teases collaboration with Tones And I – Billboard

Macklemore’s longtime collaboration with Tones And I is apparently in the box, and now we know what it looks like. The Grammy-winning rapper shared a snippet on social media, with the musician looking particularly pleased with himself as he tested the mute on his car’s audio system. “Can you guess …

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‘Exit Veil’ is a new upcoming video game inspired by Tool

If you’ve ever hoped to play a video game that looks like it was inspired by Tool, you’re in luck. Exit sail is a new upcoming game that was indeed inspired by Tool’s music, their videos and all the images and art associated with them. Exit sail is a Japanese …

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From Gossip Girl to K-pop, schoolboy-inspired style remains a fashion and pop culture classic

Sometimes portrayed ironically and sometimes literally, the school aesthetic is a constant in fashion and media. In addition to the viral Miu Miu skirt, icons like Blair Waldorf of Gossip Girl, Britney Spears in “Baby One More Time” and more currently, K-pop group IVE are some of the most popular …

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Summer pop-up concert series | UBevents

Summer pop-up concert series Every Thursday in July12:00 p.m.UBC Robson Square | 800 Robson Street, Vancouver, British ColumbiaFREE Join us for our summer pop-up concerts at UBC Robson Square! We invite our most talented students to perform for you in the heart of downtown every Thursday in July. Bring a …

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BTS’s Jung Kook Makes History Among K-Pop Solo Stars On Hot 100, Passing Teammate Suga

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 03: BTS’s Jungkook attends the 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards at MGM Grand … [+] Garden Arena on April 03, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/Getty Images for The Recording Academy) Getty Images for the Recording Academy In this week’s Hot 100 chart, …

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The band is all here at Bocchi the Rock!! TV Anime Visual Character

It’s almost time to reunite the group, as a new character visual (below) and new Japanese broadcast details have been revealed for Bocchi the Rock!!an upcoming television anime based on Aki Hamaji’s 4-panel manga about a dark girl who begins to overcome her social barriers through the power of rock …

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K-pop: what does BTS stand for?

In May, the Korean pop group BTS visited the White House raise awareness of the upsurge in violence Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. It sparked interest in the pop sensation in the United States and many are now wondering where their name comes from. How did the group form? In …

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MAMAMOO’s Hwasa, BLACKPINK’s Rosé and More: Vote for Your Favorite 3rd Generation K-pop Soloist

Whether they’re working on solo music in tandem with their band activities, or venturing into solo work right from the start or after working as a band member, there’s currently a great number of talented and hardworking soloists, each with their own, defined and individual colors. Today, we take a …

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Asian markets follow Wall St higher as recession fears ease

Pedestrians walk past the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, July 7, 2022 in New York. Stocks rebounded again on Wall Street on Thursday and the S&P 500 closed a fourth consecutive gain. (AP Photo/J. David Ake) J. David Ake PA BEIJING Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on …

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Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe assassinated with homemade weapon

Days after news of a harrowing mass shooting in Highland Park, Illinois, another country is gripped by deadly violence: Japan. Early Friday morning, it was reported that former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had been shot while delivering a speech in the city of Nara ahead of the country’s elections, which …

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South Korean minister reveals most important factor in deciding boy band exemption

K-pop supergroup BTS shocked the world on June 14 by announcing a hiatus. The band members said their exhaustion was the reason for their breakup and sought fans’ trust in them while negotiating their way forward. HYBE later clarified that BTS was not taking a break, but that the members …

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Brave Girls / Golden Child / AleXa in association with Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage

KOREA GAYOJE returns to SummerStage with a showcase of talent from the Korean peninsula and its diaspora. The show features the K-Pop quartet brave girlswho since debuting in 2011, had a viral breakout last year with their 2017 single “Rollin'” peaking at number one on the Billboard K-pop 100; gifted, …

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The 80/35 Music Festival returns to Des Moines. Here’s what you need to know

After a two-year absence, the 80/35 Music Festival returns to Des Moines this weekend with an impressive number of artists rounding out the lineup. The two-day music festival kicks off Friday at 5 p.m. with a performance by Guided By Voices on the Hy-Vee Main Stage. The final act of …

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Moments When Jessi Proved She’s A True K-Pop Industry Icon

” class=”lazy img-responsive” data-src=”https://www.iwmbuzz.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/times-when-jessi-proved-shes-a-true-icon- of-the-k-pop-industry-4-920×518.jpeg” width=”920″ height=”518″ alt=”Moments when Jessi proved herself to be a true K-industry icon- Pop” /> One of the well-known K-pop solo artists is Jessica Ho, also known by her stage name Jessi. She is a Korean-born rapper, singer, and songwriter who lives in South Korea. …

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CIX Unites Saudi Arabian Fans With “Jeddah K-Pop Festival 2022”

Boy group CIX performs during “Saranghae KSA – Jeddah K-Pop Festival 2022” Friday at Jeddah Superdome in Saudi Arabia. (C9 Entertainment) Boy group CIX met fans in Saudi Arabia through “Saranghae KSA – Jeddah K-Pop Festival 2022”, held at the Jeddah Superdome on Friday. The three-day Korean music and cultural …

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Global shares are generally higher before the July 4 holiday in the United States

A person wearing a protective mask walks past an electronic board displaying Japan’s Nikkei 225 index at a securities company on Monday, July 4, 2022 in Tokyo. Stocks were mixed in Asia on Monday as U.S. futures fell ahead of the July 4 U.S. holiday (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko) Eugene Hoshiko …

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Squid Game and K-pop are a gateway to Asia for young Kiwis

netflix Whether or not the Squid Game or K-pop are your cup of chai, anything that gets our young people interested in Asia should be nurtured – we all benefit in the long run, says Simon Draper. Simon Draper is the Executive Director of the Asia NZ Te Whītau Tūhono …

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2022 K-POP Bangladesh Global Audition Ends

Photo: Collected The Embassy of the Republic of Korea announced the winners of the K-pop competitions held in Dhaka today. The event was organized by the Embassy in collaboration with the Independent University of Bangladesh (IUB). Many talented Bangladeshis, especially young people, interested in Korean culture and K-pop participated in …

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Here are the best ways to rock the stars and stripes this weekend

By: Emilie Haas July 1, 2022 Welcome to Give Me That, a GOLF.com column where we’ll highlight a notable item that we think you might like. Whether it’s an item of clothing, an intriguing electronic device, or anything in between, we want to share these articles with you because they’ve …

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Diego Gutierrez releases Tagalog song with international pop flavor E! News UK

Diego Gutierrez releases Tagalog song with international pop flavor Diego Gutierrez and Anji Salvacion Singer Diego Gutierrez has released a new song called “Sino Na Tayo”. This new song marks the first time that Diego has recorded a song entirely in Tagalog. “It’s great to be able to record and …

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Huapango serves Mexican food for dancing

Google tells us that the huapango is a fast, rhythmic dance originating in Veracruz and performed by couples, often on a wooden platform. It’s also the namesake of a small hole-in-the-wall restaurant that serves Mexican (as opposed to Tex-Mex) food to the masses in a small space with big flavors. …

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Katie Thurston and John Hersey did what was best for them. Next their recent breakupthe old Bachelorette the lead opened up on her Instagram Stories to ask if she would discuss “what happened” with her former boyfriend. “It’s a simple but complicated breakup considering we were best friends before we …

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Since military duty is compulsory in Korea for all male citizens under their thirties, idols are no exception unless they have a valid reason that exempts them. Every year, some join the army while others are about to be demobilized. This year is no different as many idols are expected …

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The Boys Football Animated Series Aoashi revealed a new key visual for its upcoming second yard, which will begin airing on July 2, 2022. The production team also revealed the new musical artists who will perform the opening and ending theme songs for the second yard. Musical duet superfly will …

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This interview was conducted ahead of New Zealand’s England test series What is your favorite meal ?Probably Italian. There is a place my partner and I go to in Auckland that cooks delicious duck risotto. What about cooking – do you specialize in cooking?Over the past two years, I’ve tended …

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Michael J. Fox will receive an honorary Oscar in November for his years of advocacy on behalf of patients with Parkinson’s disease. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Tuesday that Fox will receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award along with several other recipients later this year. Fox …

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