From BTS to Blackpink, K-pop dance practice videos are all the rage with fans: it’s ‘a way to get closer’ to their idols

//From BTS to Blackpink, K-pop dance practice videos are all the rage with fans: it’s ‘a way to get closer’ to their idols

From BTS to Blackpink, K-pop dance practice videos are all the rage with fans: it’s ‘a way to get closer’ to their idols

By Park Han-solLow-quality videos, casual looks and outfits, simple practice rooms and the high-pitched squeaks of trainers scraping on floors. These elements have been typically associated with K-pop idols’ dance practice videos, which are often released as a bonus for fans, alongside the more glamorous and highly publicised official music videos.Blackpink’s How You Like That dance practice video became the first of its kind to surpass 500 million views on YouTube this month, showing that the…

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By | 2021-01-25T14:15:10+00:00 January 25th, 2021|Music|Comments Off on From BTS to Blackpink, K-pop dance practice videos are all the rage with fans: it’s ‘a way to get closer’ to their idols