K-pop boy band Kingdom on being the ultimate concept group – they’re named after seven kings from world history, whose stories they will tell in seven albums

//K-pop boy band Kingdom on being the ultimate concept group – they’re named after seven kings from world history, whose stories they will tell in seven albums

K-pop boy band Kingdom on being the ultimate concept group – they’re named after seven kings from world history, whose stories they will tell in seven albums

Jahan, Chiwoo, Dann, Arthur, Ivan, Mujin and Louis don’t sound like the typical names of South Korean pop singers. But the stage names of the members of K-pop group Kingdom are references to the historical and legendary figures that inspire their conceptual songs, and set the tone for the band’s career.“When we first heard the concept, the scale seemed so huge,” reflects Mujin (Ko Sung-ho). “One might think it’s a little cheeky [naming ourselves as kings] but we’ve been really enjoying this…

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