K Pop


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.



'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


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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