When is a K-pop group not a K-pop group? The foreign invasion of the genre has some fans worried

//When is a K-pop group not a K-pop group? The foreign invasion of the genre has some fans worried

When is a K-pop group not a K-pop group? The foreign invasion of the genre has some fans worried

By Dong Sun-hwaIt’s not hard to find K-pop groups without any Korean members these days.K-pop label JYP Entertainment recently unveiled the all-Japanese girl group NiziU, just a year after seven-member Chinese boy band WayV was revealed by its rival SM Entertainment. Before these, there was the all-American boy group EXP Edition, which made its debut in South Korea in 2017.Entertainment companies use non-Korean K-pop acts such as these to make inroads into overseas markets, but the concept is…

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