BTS, Psy, Awkwafina: 7 Asian musicians who used social media to make it

//BTS, Psy, Awkwafina: 7 Asian musicians who used social media to make it

BTS, Psy, Awkwafina: 7 Asian musicians who used social media to make it

Mainstream media can be a harsh political arena for emerging Asian musicians, who have to contend with racial stereotyping as well as fight for precious screen time and radio play. Historically, only a handful of artists of Asian descent have made a mark on the global charts. With the help of social media, however, a new generation of musicians have become household names. Within these more intimate and casual online worlds, self-representing singers and rappers can maintain their…

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By | 2019-09-15T14:00:05+00:00 September 15th, 2019|Music|Comments Off on BTS, Psy, Awkwafina: 7 Asian musicians who used social media to make it