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K-Pop Groups Who Renewed Their Contracts Without Any Members Leaving

In the history of K-Pop, there are only a few groups who renewed their contracts (and still active) with complete members in their current agencies. Yes, you read it right. To be exact, there are only five groups!  This means that their loyalty to their agency and their group members are top-notch.  Right after signing to an agency as a trainee, being assigned to be part of a k-pop group, these idols are still stuck together and are loyal to their group up to this day.  We can conclude that…

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Best K-Pop Collabs in 2021

There are several K-Pop collaborations that we cannot forget in the past years and there are several more we should add because 2021 gave us a lot! We can definitely say that we are blessed with great collaborations this year. Check out some of them here: Jessi x HyunA We’ve always wanted to see them in one stage and KBS Music Bank made it happen! For Music Bank’s half-year special, Jessi and HyunA had a dance performance. SHINee’s Taemin x Girls Generation’s Taeyeon Girls Generation Taeyeon’s relationship with SHINee is special.…

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K-Pop Stars’ Favorite Skin Care Products

Despite the talent K-Pop makeup artists possess, the hectic schedule and exhausting work environment will still reflect on K-Pop stars’ skin and body, but these few idols shared their favorite products that keep their skin camera ready. 1) In an interview with Harper’s Bazaar, Eric Nam revealed his favorite serum, L’Occitane Immortelle Overnight Reset Oil-In Serum. Leaves skin that looks rested, fresh, more youthful, and radiant glow. 2) TWICE’s Nayeon showed in her live broadcast her favorite lip balm which is Lucas’ Papaw Ointment. She even said that it’s the…

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K-Pop Songs You Didn’t Know Were Remakes

If you have been listening to K-Pop for years, you might not know that some of them are remakes! Hits from the 80s, 90s Korean stars often get a remake from the newer artists. As K-Pop receives attention globally, some of your favorite songs are a remake from western artists. Here are some of them: J-Hope’s Chicken Noodle Soup Original: Webstar, Young B Remake: VAV’s Senorita Original: Kay One feat. Pietro Lombardi Remake: aespa’s Next Level Original: A$ton Wyld Remake: TOO’s Dancing in the moonlight Original: King Harvest Remake: Joy’s…

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Confirmed K-Pop Releases in April 2021

April is the beginning of spring! The spring of 2021 is jam-packed with artists ready to let their music bloom! With groups from the 2nd and new generation, April got you covered! Here are the much-awaited releases this month.  On April 2, SEVENTEEN’s Hoshi is set to release his mixtape “Spider”, and Hwang Chi Yeol with his new mini-album, “Be My Reason.” On April 5, Wendy of Red Velvet will be debuting solo with a mini-album “Like Water” and ASTRO will be back with their full-length studio album “All Yours.”…

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K-Pop Songs That Returned To Korean Music Charts

You’ll never know what’s going to happen next. In a fast-paced industry like K-Pop, most artists release 2 to 3 albums in a year. Others may top the charts while most dream to enter at least the top 100 of Melon. However, things might be different for these K-Pop stars whose songs made it to the charts and became hits months or even years after its release. EXID: “Up & Down” EXID released Up & Down four months before it became viral thanks to Hani’s solo fancam performing the song. The…

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Second Generation K-Pop Idols Are Back To Dominate 2021

Old K-Pop fans, 2021 is ours! It’s been so long since we saw news (lots of it) of second-generation k-pop idols releasing new music, but 2021 is finally our year. Now that many of the second generation idols especially the men are out from the military, it is expected that their groups will be together again to promote actively. There are also few female idols that will return to represent second-generation girl groups. K-Pop nowadays is composed of 4th generation idols and some from the 3rd generation and very few from the 2nd…

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SM Entertainment shaped today’s K-Pop culture

There’s no doubt that SM Entertainment shaped today’s K-Pop culture. With CEO Lee Sooman as the founder of the very first idol group to the unique culture, we idol fans are now enjoying. With the unique idol system SM Entertainment started, other entertainment companies used this as a guide and started creating their own idol stars. Their first-ever idol group H.O.T became phenomenal right after their debut. Followed by BoA and TVXQ that not only dominated South Korea but also opened the doors to the International market specifically, Japan and…

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K-Pop Idols As Main Leads In K-Dramas (2020)

This 2020, many K-Pop Idols are starring in Korean dramas. Some are idols turned actors (they are focusing now on their acting careers instead of being idols), some can be called veterans already because they’ve been main leads lots of times and some idols on the list are challenging themselves with acting for the very first time. It’s not the first time that idols are cast as main leads. Many idols are praised and a good fit for the dramas and there are also some that people tend to avoid…

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K-Pop Inspired Halloween Costume Ideas

Are you also like us who look forward to celebrating and dressing up for Halloween? It’s the season where you can be who you want to be or unleash the creativity in you with the costumes. And if you’re looking for ideas, K-Pop world will give you lots~ 1 NCT These men are the definition of duality. They are cool on stage but when it’s costume time, chaotic NCT will appear. 2 TWICE You cannot separate TWICE and Halloween. You can get so many costume ideas from them. Whether you…

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