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K Pop

  1. vulture lists
    Your Guide to BTS and Their Musical Universe in 25 SongsThough it often gets lost, BTS are first and foremost musicians. And their rise is fundamentally based on their musicality and artistry.
  2. album review
    BTS and Blackpink’s New Albums Mark an Unprecedented Era for K-PopPersona and Kill This Love capture the blockbuster K-pop groups at the height of their fame while also angling to push out into new territories.
  3. last night on late night
    Watch BTS Debut ‘Boy With Luv’ on Saturday Night LiveBTS will perform the single with Halsey at the Billboard Music Awards.
  4. coachella 2019
    Blackpink’s Coachella Set Was a Historic Moment for K-Pop and Music’s FutureThe girl group presented a future vision for music festivals and the kind of genre-bending fans are craving.
  5. bts
    Don’t Panic, But BTS Just Dropped a New AlbumHalsey and Ed Sheeran lend their voices to two tracks.
  6. scandals
    A Guide to the Major Sex-Video Scandal Engulfing K-PopThere are rampant allegations of drugging, sexual assault, and filming non-consenting women during sex.
  7. k-pop
    K-Pop Stars Are Retiring Amid Major Sex Crimes StingSeungri of Big Bang and Jung Joon-young have been charged for crimes including prostitution and hidden camera videos of women.
  8. korean hip-hop
    A Brief History of Korean Hip-hopHow the genre came to Korea and changed the sound of K-pop forever.
  9. bts
    BTS Renews Contract With Management Company, Will Be Here ForeverOr, at the very least, the next eight years.
  10. bts
    Fans Camping at Citi Field Care About BTS More Than You Care About Your Own LifeA testament to the power of bops.
  11. k-pop
    How BTS’s Embrace of Korean Tradition Helped Them Blow UpIt’s a statement of confidence in their identity.
  12. bts
    BTS Addresses the United Nations, Solves World PeaceWhat can’t they do?
  13. k-pop
    What the Rise of Black Pink and BTS Says About the Future of K-popSpoiler alert: It’s only getting bigger.
  14. A Deeper Look at Why BTS Has Thrived in AmericaHow seven young men managed to reach No. 1 on the strength of what is essentially the largest, most enthusiastic niche audience in the country.
  15. american music awards
    AMAs: BTS Showed Off Their Dance Moves With Their American-TV DebutThe Korean boy band performed “DNA” at the American Music Awards.
  16. A Guide to BTS, and 7 Other Korean Boy Bands Making Waves in the U.S.K-pop is hugely popular, but in the U.S. it struggles to retain a foothold in the pop-music landscape. The latest wave of boy bands is changing that.
  17. Theater Review: KPOP Is Gangnam Style With SubstanceUnder the glam, it’s a discomfiting looks at the struggles faced by Asian artists.
  18. departures
    It’s a Sad Day in K-Pop: Minzy Leaves 2NE1This is not fire.
  19. oops
    K-Pop Band Oh My Girl Mistaken for Sex Workers and Detained at LAXThe band was coming to America to do a cover shoot.
  20. music videos
    CL and Her Female Crew Will Mess You Up in the Music Video for ‘Hello Bitches’You’re not ready.
  21. copyright
    K-Pop Star Sues Sony Over Unauthorized Use of Her Music in The InterviewThis studio can’t catch a break.
  22. Watch Anna Kendrick Make Her K-Pop Debut on Funny or Die Here’s a new Funny or Die video featuring Oscar nominee Anna Kendrick traveling to South Korea to join the K-pop supergroup F(x). It’ll most […]
  23. bill murray
    See Bill Murray Pose With Korean Pop Outfit Girls GenerationIt’s like Rushmore II!
  24. k-pop
    America, Meet Girls GenerationK-Pop!