What is K-pop now? As BTS and Blackpink become global stars, and non-Korean groups enter the industry, we ask what it means to be a K-pop act

//What is K-pop now? As BTS and Blackpink become global stars, and non-Korean groups enter the industry, we ask what it means to be a K-pop act

What is K-pop now? As BTS and Blackpink become global stars, and non-Korean groups enter the industry, we ask what it means to be a K-pop act

Just what is K-pop exactly? As South Korean pop artists receive increased global recognition, and more non-Korean artists get in the game, the idea of “K-pop” is becoming harder to define.“K-pop” as a term has been popularised by English-language media over the past few decades and is typically used as a catch-all term to refer to not just South Korean pop music, but more specifically that created by young, multitalented pop idols who are managed by major entertainment labels and engage…

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By | 2020-11-30T14:15:18+00:00 November 30th, 2020|Music|Comments Off on What is K-pop now? As BTS and Blackpink become global stars, and non-Korean groups enter the industry, we ask what it means to be a K-pop act