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BIG WIN: List of All K-pop Winners of the 36th Japan Golden Disc Awards

K-pop music as a genre has become well known around the world, but the Japanese market has always been lucrative for Korean music groups. With groups and soloists releasing their music not only in Korean but also in Japanese and Chinese versions, there is a sense of inclusiveness for K-pop …

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[Seoul Subway Stories] Samgakji becomes home to K-pop and K-beauty powerhouses

The following is part of Seoul Subway Stories — a new series from the Korea Herald that explores subway stations and their surroundings across the city. – Ed. The headquarters of Amorepacific (left) and the headquarters of Hybe (Yim Hyun-su) Located in Yongsan in central Seoul, Samgakji Station is one …

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La Jolla Playhouse innovates theatrically with the musical “Bhangin’ It”

Most Americans may never have heard of Bhangra, the energetic and expressive form of Indian folk dance and music that has swept the country for the past 30 years. But the creators of a new Bhangra-centric musical, currently premiering at La Jolla Playhouse, hope that will change. Sam Wilmott, the …

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Mimi Webb, Hanson, COIN, Metronomy and more – Billboard

Looking for some motivation to get you through the start of another work week? We feel you, and with stellar new pop tracks, we’ve got you covered. These 10 tracks from artists like Mimi Webb, COIN, Hanson and Metronomy will give you energy to tackle the week. Add any of …

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Yeule’s new album ‘Glitch Princess’ is a gothic rave of emotion – The Aquarian

In a glitchy transcendence to the ethereal realm, Yeule creates a cyber-gothic atmosphere this explores reality, imperfection and the body. glitch princess is the second feature film project by 24-year-old London-based, Singapore-born non-binary artist Nat Ćmiel. Since 2014, Ćmiel has been releasing computerized ethereal pop music under the name Yeule, …

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The Translating Fans Behind K-Pop’s Global Success

VICE K-Pop: music, fandom, celebrities and all things K-pop. This month, VICE is going all out on all things K-pop and Korean music, with articles and videos about music, fans and celebrities. Anyone planning to get into K-pop knows all about the huge amount of content they have to consume …

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Australian children’s band The Wiggles top Triple J Hottest 100 | Triple J hottest 100

The Wiggles took the top spot on the Triple J Hottest 100 with their cover of Tame Impala’s 2012 song Elephant. The children’s performers had a viral hit in March when they transformed the track from Triple J’s cover series, Like a Version, by infusing it with the chorus of …

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From Justin Bieber to… the Wiggles? What to expect from Triple J’s Hottest 100 | Triple J hottest 100

Since its debut in 1993, the Triple J Hottest 100 has become a minor national obsession: the subject of intense scrutiny, widespread coverage and constant chatter on social media. This year’s countdown – which airs on the Australian youth broadcaster this Saturday – is no different: with a collaboration between …

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What can we expect from J-pop in 2022?

If the past two years have taught the world anything, it’s the precariousness of predictions. January 2022 has arrived, but with the spread of omicron raising new concerns, all I can do is look at my recently purchased calendar and give up. Maybe leaving the dates blank would be a …

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Charting the course of the K-Pop boom

If you’re not used to keeping your finger on the pulse or prefer to stay in your own lane when it comes to your musical pursuits, you may not have noticed that a new Asian music scene. from the East has taken the world by storm. We are of course …

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15 great Irish music numbers to listen to in 2022

Stevie Appleby After a period of reflection where he didn’t pick up a guitar for about two years, Stevie Appleby (formerly of Little Green Cars) returned to the fray at the end of 2021 with new music (EP, with the wonderful songs Mother of Pearl and Rusty) and several live …

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These are 12 of our favorite records of the year

Finally, when I look back to the year 2021, these memories will need a soundtrack. In the end, that’s what these albums are. When I reflect on the past 365 days, of course, I will also think of all the sounds that have accompanied many of the experiences I have …

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Remarkable 2021 Albums of Artists Who Performed in Vermont | Vermont Arts

Well, it wasn’t a full year of live music in Vermont. But it’s safe to say that it was a welcome comeback when the in-person concerts returned for good in June. And while our current situation is still far from “normal,” Green Mountain State has hosted an impressive number of …

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Collaboration evoked between Yohani and K-pop groups

The idea of ​​a collaboration between Sri Lankan singing sensation Yohani and K-pop groups is under consideration. K-pop music is huge in Korea and is also popular in Sri Lanka thanks to bands like BTS. Korean Ambassador to Sri Lanka Santhush Woonjin JEONG met singer and Samsung Brand Ambassador for …

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Billboard’s No. 6 Greatest Pop Star of 2021 – Billboard

For this year’s update of our ongoing Greatest Pop Star by Year project, Billboard is counting our staff’s picks for the Top 10 Pop Stars of 2021 for the remainder of this week. At # 6, we remember the year BTS – our biggest pop stars of 2020, who simply …

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You love pop culture, but stick for the language – why Korean is India’s new favorite

K-pop Group BTS Received Awards and Nominations Across the Globe | Wikipedia Text size: A- A + KOrean is currently the fastest growing foreign language in India, a popular language learning app called DuoLingo concluded after polling more than 1,000 Indians. Given the rise in popularity of Korean dramas and …

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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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JO1 to the world: A new stage for J-pop

Chiba – It’s a rainy November day and young music fans crowd around the office buildings surrounding Chiba’s Makuhari Messe convention center. Later in the evening, they will invade the hall to attend a performance by J-pop group JO1. It’s a patient group, but fans of the COVID era have …

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NetEase’s music streaming unit Cloud Village targets US $ 453 million as it relaunches Hong Kong IPO suspended amid tech crackdown

Cloud Village, NetEase’s music streaming affiliate, aims to raise up to $ 453 million relaunch of its initial public offering in Hong Kong which was postponed in August in the middle of a regulatory repression on Chinese Internet companies. The Hangzhou-based company is selling a total of 16 million shares, …

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The 11 best music books of 2021

Read our Michelle Zauner profile Crying in H Mart By Michelle Zauner In search of the raga: an improvisation on Indian music By Amit Chaudhuri Amit Chaudhuri has led many lives. The novelist, essayist, teacher and musician has spent time in London, Bombay and Calcutta and studied North Indian classical …

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TWICE, SEVENTEEN, ENHYPEN and more; Here is the program for the return of K pop for October

2021 has been a year full of excitement and great music, especially for K-Pop enthusiasts! From passionately high-end returns like SHINee’s “Don’t Call Me” and ENHYPEN’s “Border Carnival” to record-breaking releases like BTS’s “Butter” and TXT’s “The Chaos Chapter: FREEZE” and the soloists’ fierce entry in industry like “LALISA” by …

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5 times K-Pop MVs borrowed from comics

A comic book is one of the many valuable forms of visual expression that also serve as valuable collectibles. Naturally, this art form inspires K-pop music videos in a variety of ways. Whether based on actual pre-existing comics or just a glimpse of their general outline, this vivid portrayal gives …

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Bubblegum pop: “commercialized, computerized and easy to sing”

Commercialized, computerized and easy to sing, bubblegum pop is a nostalgic and trendy collection of hits that have been the voice of mainstream teens around the world for nearly six decades. With over-simplified music, artificial lyrics, and fun music videos, bubblegum pop represents all of the best parts of being …

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Behind The Music feels deeply inessential in 2021

Behind the musicPicture: MTV / Paramount + “I really hope I have changed a lot since the last time we made this documentary.” This is a fairly revealing comment from Ricky martin, arriving near the start of the first episode of Behind the music, the new reboot of the VH1 …

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K-Pop singer Somi teases upcoming single ‘Dumb Dumb’ with visuals

Revolutionary K-pop sensation Somi has shared a collection of visual teasers ahead of the release of his upcoming single “Dumb Dumb”, released on August 2 via Interscope Records. The single was announced through Somi’s agency, The Black Label, on social media. The company shared a promotional poster-like photo featuring a …

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Honeycutters, high energy jam, gritty country

Fans of Asheville favorites Amanda Anne Platt and the Honeycutters have been given an extra dose of music in recent months. Longtime local singer-songwriter has released two singles each month since April, including “Saint Sebastian” and “This Night” which were released on July 19th. The songs were all released by …

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aespa is K-Pop reinvented | Characteristics

“Fans sometimes leave comments like:”espa is the new beginning of K-Pop, ‘says NINGNING of the four-girl group, recalling the adoration and support the group has received since their debut single “Black Mamba”. With their unique brand of energizing music and genre embedded in the futuristic concept of AI, there is …

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K-Pop Rom-Com set on Netflix – The Hollywood Reporter

A romantic comedy set in the world of K-pop is heading to Netflix. The streamer reclaimed the rights to Maurene Goo’s young adult novel Somewhere Only We Know, developing it as a feature film with Lana Cho (Four weddings and a funeral) ready to adapt. Described as roman holidays meets …

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Artists explore pop music icons in two local shows

“The duty of an artist”, at the SMUSH gallery (340 Summit Ave.) until tomorrow. “Top Ten Hits” at the Novado Gallery (110 Morgan St.) continues throughout the month. Among other things, pop music is a form of visual art. It is seldom enough to create a melody that makes the …

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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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Best songs of 2021 so far

Believe it or not, 2021 is already about halfway. From an unorthodox Grammy award ceremony to tour announcements, the music industry seems to be slowly but steadily getting back on its feet. With brighter skies ahead, there’s no shortage of great music to help weather the storm. Below, we’ve rounded …

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Here’s where to go in June

We’ve endured a summer without a lot of live music in 2020, but the local music scene is coming back to life this season with bands booking concerts left and right across town. Get ready for singing, dancing, outdoors, happy hours, great food, shared camaraderie, and musical talent of all …

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Ephemeral LA chefs, nomadic restaurants, post-COVID future

On Tuesday, the sisters behind Bungkus Bagus buy ingredients. On Wednesdays, they line their Glendale aisle with steel tables and spend hours chopping up chillies and garlic for their Balinese pop-up, while Thursdays are spent frying herbs, long beans and sambal goreng. On Fridays, Celene and Tara Carrara cut the …

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Where to find ITZY group members on Instagram

ITZY is one of the most popular K-Pop groups today. Here’s everything you need to know about accessing ITZY’s Instagram and their influence online. One of the most important acts of talent featured on YouTube K-Pop Evolution is girl group ITZY, and their Instagram presence reflects the South Korean group’s …

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Discover the 5 most beautiful K-Pop celebrities

K-Pop is one of the growing music industries in the world with huge numbers of fans. Fans around the world are madly in love with K-pop music and have been crushed by South Korean singers. Today we take a look at the top 5 beautiful K-pop celebrities who have managed …

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