K-pop

4 K-pop idols defying gender norms with style and sassy

When a musical genre like K-Pop transcends being simply the source of viral hits in the realm of liberating socio-cultural norms – you know it’s no longer a musical genre but a movement in itself. Even its harshest critics can’t deny K-pop’s astounding ability to shape important conversations about genre, …

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What the Korean eyeball collecting game can teach us

The 2020 lockdown has led many of us urban Indians to explore over-the-top (OTT) platforms. Netflix and Amazon Prime came into our lives with content that was foreign to most of us. I watched Oscar winner Parasite a few months ago, and marveled at the script and direction. My daughter …

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K-pop group Red Velvet will make a comeback in August

Red Velvet performs at the K-pop World Music Festival in Manila on June 9, 2019. ABS-CBN News / File Korean girl group Red Velvet is set to release new music in August, K-pop news site Soompi reported on Wednesday. SM Entertainment agency said the 5-member girl group “are preparing for …

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Kuwaiti singer aims for K-Pop gold with Spotify collaboration

Lisey’s Story: Stephen King’s Tale Screen Adaptation Might Leave You More Confused Than Frightened CHENNAI: American author Stephen King is famous for his dark horror stories and fans will be happy to hear that the legendary writer scripted the latest Apple + TV series, “Lisey’s Story”, based on his novel …

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LIGHTSUM K-Pop Girl Group Member Profiles Explored

In recent years, the world has seen a paradigm shift in the power to influence the masses from the hands of the West to those of the East. East Asia, in particular, has completely revolutionized the way we consume pop culture content. One country, in particular, stands out clearly from …

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