100 Years of Sorokdo Island: Korea’s largest leper colony

100 Years of Sorokdo Island: Korea’s largest leper colony

Sorokdo is an island of stunning natural beauty located in the southwest of Korea. However, the island is better known in Korea for its agonizing past as a leper colony. In the first of a two-part special,… our Moon Connyoung went to the island to see it for herself. Let’s take a look. A six […]

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Cultural Appropriation in KPOP: Thoughts from a Korean dude

Cultural Appropriation in KPOP: Thoughts from a Korean dude

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K-Pop Group BTS On Kanye West, Drake, Korean Snacks & More In Confess Sesh | People NOW | People

K-Pop Group BTS On Kanye West, Drake, Korean Snacks & More In Confess Sesh | People NOW | People

Hello, we are BTS! [RM]: Hi, we are k-pop band BTS and we are from Korea. It’s time for the Confess Sesh! [All]: Whoo! // [J]: Yay! [RM]: What’s your good luck charm? [J]: Yeah, I have! [JH]: Oh? // [RM]: You have one? [J]: It’s my face. [laughing] [RM]: Who in the group is […]

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Meet the World’s First Non-Korean K-Pop Group

Meet the World’s First Non-Korean K-Pop Group

The first time you watch k-pop you’re immediately hooked on it, addicted to it. Singing, dance, acting, fashion. I immediately thought, I have to do this, I have to be a part of this k-pop. If you guys wouldn’t mind introducing yourself Let’s do our… One, two, three! Hello! We are EXP Edition. Hello! The […]

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(여자)아이들((G)I-DLE) – ‘한(一)(HANN(Alone))’ Official Music Video

(여자)아이들((G)I-DLE) – ‘한(一)(HANN(Alone))’ Official Music Video

♪ [SOYEON] Do you remember, you remember, remember what you said? You talked to me as if you were going to give me anything Don’t you remember, you remember, remember what you said? You suddenly changed, as if you took some kind of drug [MINNIE] Dripping blue, my eyes have became sad and blurred Really […]

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How K-Pop Entered The Global Stage

How K-Pop Entered The Global Stage

K-Pop has exploded into the global stage for a while now. You most probably have heard of the names, BTS or Blackpink but you remember that song “Gangnam Style” by PSY which remained the most viewed video on YouTube for 5 years. K-Pop has touched the hearts of many hearts internationally, but how did this […]

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[MV] BTS(방탄소년단) _ DOPE(쩔어)

[MV] BTS(방탄소년단) _ DOPE(쩔어)

Welcome, first time to BTS? Ayo ladies & gentleman If you’re ready, we’ll sing, yeah! Unlike the other guys My style, ma ma ma my style, ayo! I worked all night everyday When you were out clubbing, yeah Don’t be surprised but listen, everyday I got a feel, I got a feel I’m kinda dope! […]

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Blackpink Becomes First K-Pop Group With 20 Million Subscribers On Official Channel | Billboard News

Blackpink Becomes First K-Pop Group With 20 Million Subscribers On Official Channel | Billboard News

Okay I’m just gonna say it – Blackpink is totally on their way to pop culture domination. The girl group reached another huge milestone this week when YouTube announced that they were the first K-pop act to hit 20 million subscribers on their official channel. The girls are just one of 20 artists to ever […]

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Japanese pop culture. BLOG#6. Japan Trip Show

Japanese pop culture. BLOG#6. Japan Trip Show

Hello! My name is Saya! In this issue we will talk about such an important part of Japanese culture like music! True, we will not talk about the traditional national music, nd music that is popular at the moment. That is about pop music. And the question to us today sent Ruslan. As the Japanese […]

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