K-pop

Korean becomes fastest growing language in India thanks to popularity of K-Pop, Squid Game: Duolingo report

Duolingo, a popular language learning platform, has released its annual language report for the year 2021, revealing the evolution of language learning models in the country. Korean is the fastest growing language in India, according to the report, and people between the ages of 17 and 2 are more interested …

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Sitala to stay in H1-Key, according to K-pop label

Sitala to stay in H1-Key, according to K-pop label published: Dec 9, 2021 at 9:10 AM Sitala Wongkrachang, daughter of late actor and director turned activist Saranyu Wongkrachang, will remain in K-pop girl group H1-Key, which will debut soon despite calls on Thai social media to ban it, group managers …

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K-pop femme fatales regain their strength

If there’s one act that’s engaged and done justice to the concept of “girl crush” in K-pop, it’s EVERGLOW. From their bombastic debut with “Bon Bon Chocolat”, to the breathtaking femme fatale of “Dun Dun”, to the the city of sin-inspired by “La Di Da” – the latter being one …

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Singapore Suspends Cryptocurrency Exchange With K-pop Group BTS | Crypto-currencies

Singapore’s financial regulator has reportedly suspended Bitget, a crypto exchange that is mired in a row involving South Korea’s biggest boyband, BTS. Bitget has removed the Monetary Authority of Singapore logo from its website, the Guardian has confirmed. The platform still claims to have licenses from Australia, Canada and the …

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14 K-Pop Songs to Attract Friends Who Don’t Listen to K-Pop

When it comes to K-pop, either you’re a fan or you just don’t know it yet. This is mainly because within the genre there are so many subgenres that would end up appealing to the general public. From hip hop to pop rock, including R&B, there is something for everyone. …

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Here are the most followed K-Pop artists on Spotify in November: K-WAVE: koreaportal

TWICE’s Tzuyu, Jihyo, Nayeon, Jeongyeon and Sana BTS frontman RM rounds out this month’s top five with 307.3,000 new Spotify subscribers. Check out the list of the most followed K-Pop artists on Spotify for the month of November below. # 20 SEVENTEEN by Pledis Entertainment with 137.2,000 new subscribers on …

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South Korean boyband FTISLAND announces first comeback mini album in over 2 years

South Korean boy band FTISLAND recently announced their comeback. The K-pop group took to their official Instagram account and unveiled a title poster and teaser schedule for their upcoming eighth mini album titled CLOSE. The title song is called Unthinkable, and the poster shows something chained and locked. FTISLAND announces …

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Mayor Isko wants Pinoy-pop; plans huge investments in local entertainment industry – Manila Bulletin

Aspiring presidential and mayor of Manila Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso has said he plans to do exactly what the South Korean government has done with its hugely popular K-drama and K-pop and come up with its own version of Philippines of “hallyu” which have a great impact in the world. …

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Jae Park’s comments on latest K-pop podcast anger TWICE, DAY6 fans

Weeks earlier, Jae Park had made headlines for warning haters and trolls that he would take legal action because cyberbullying was damaging his sanity. The DAY6 member became outspoken during a live on Instagram where his attitude of surrender made fans wonder if he was planning on leaving the K-pop …

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Were BTS supposed to take part in Macy’s Thanksgiving parade in 2021?

Thanksgiving goes hand in hand with Macy’s annual parade. This year marks the 95th event, with a plethora of celebrity appearances and a lineup of star-studded performances. On Twitter, K-Pop fans are disappointed that the music group BTS is not on the artist list. But, was BTS supposed to be …

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