SHINee Pays Homage to the 90s in “1 of 1” — Nae the K-pop Junkie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WJua7KEP_oE Every time SHINee has a comeback I can’t help but look forward to what it is they’ll do next. It’s very rare that the group disappoints me because of their consistent single output. So when I heard they were having a comeback, I was pretty excited. But what we have here is something that’ll … Continue reading SHINee Pays Homage to the 90s in “1 of 1” — Nae the K-pop Junkie

10 things you need to know about the Korean pop culture aka Kpop — The nakid rat

It has been almost two decades since the first Kpop idols made their names out of South Korea. The Hallyu Wave now has become more than a trend, it’s become a thing, and Kpop has become a gender on music stations. 1. Psy’s Gangnam style reached 2 billion view which is roughly twice Justin Bieber’s … Continue reading 10 things you need to know about the Korean pop culture aka Kpop — The nakid rat

Interview with SF9’s “Fanfare” Songwriters, Albin Nordqvist & Louise Frick-Sveen — BTSCELEBS

BTSCelebs: How did you get your start in the music industry? Albin Nordqvist and Louise Frick-Sveen: Both of us went to this school up north in Sweden Called Musikmakarna (“music makers”), where we first came in contact with the industry, and later on our current publisher. Both of us have practiced music since childhood, but … Continue reading Interview with SF9’s “Fanfare” Songwriters, Albin Nordqvist & Louise Frick-Sveen — BTSCELEBS

Song Review: Mamamoo – Décalcomanie — The Bias List // K-Pop Reviews & Discussion

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y2OFPvYxZuY Girl group Mamamoo have slowly been inching their way into the major leagues of k-pop. Their sound is unique among their peers, opting for an old-fashioned mix of soul and r&b in a world of trendy production techniques and concepts. This approach can only succeed with true talent at the helm, and Mamamoo are … Continue reading Song Review: Mamamoo – Décalcomanie — The Bias List // K-Pop Reviews & Discussion

I.O.I. Steps Up Their Game in “Whatta Man” — Nae the K-pop Junkie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fOn5tSagerY I.O.I. is a group that came into being as a cherry-picking out of a pool of 101 trainee idols from various different companies. While I never watched the show, I heard that there was a lot of good talent in the group. So far they’ve come out with one pre-debut track, “Crush,” and their … Continue reading I.O.I. Steps Up Their Game in “Whatta Man” — Nae the K-pop Junkie