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Albums, Anniversaries, And Music Trends To Watch In 2013

Thursday, January 03, 2013

Matthew Perpetua, editor of Buzzfeed Music, previews some of the music to look forward to in the coming year.

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The New Yorker: Out Loud

John Seabrook writes about the Korean pop-music industry.

Monday, October 01, 2012

John Seabrook writes about the Korean pop-music industry.

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'Gangnam Style': The K-Pop Hit That Could

Friday, September 28, 2012

It's been a big week for the Korean pop sensation Psy. His viral hit, "Gangnam Style," moved up to claim the second spot on the Billboard Hot 100. His larger-than-life YouTube video hit 300 million views. And, he earned a Guinness World Record for the most YouTube "likes" that the site has ever seen (currently more than 3 million).

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Genre Patrol: K-Pop

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Last week one of the biggest pop sensations in Korea made its debut on CBS’s “Late Show With David Letterman.” The nine-member vocal group Girls' Generation is at the forefront of a very young, very profitable genre known as K-Pop. Grantland’s David Cho joins us for a look at the rise of Korean pop music in the U.S. for our occasional series, Genre Patrol.

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Radio Rookies

Gamun-Pyul

Monday, October 04, 2010

Though 18 year old Rayon Wright grew up surrounded with Jamaican culture and music, he wants more than anything to become a producer of Korean music and entertainment.

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