Articles about K-Pop
Korean popular music, also known as K-Pop, is mainstream music that originated from South Korea. K-Pop has been influenced by various musical elements, genres, and styles like gospel, jazz, pop, experimental, hip hop, R&B, etc. The modern form of K-Pop culture of music emerged in the 1990s. The roots for K-Pop started from the 1950s and throughout the years it has been influenced by different pop groups and Western music. Contemporary K-Pop started in 1992 when the groups Seo Taji and Boys performed their music for the first time on TV. This also led to the formation of other popular pop groups in the Korean music industry. K-Pop became a power player and experienced significant growth in 2018, where it marked a 17.9 percent increase in revenue growth. According to the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry’s Global Music Report, K-Pop was ranked at number six among the top ten music markets around the world in 2019. H.OT. was the very first K-Pop group that made its debut in 1996 and it also started Korean pop culture. With the emergence of TVXQ and BoA in 2003, K-Pop earned more popularity.
27 Jun 2022Entertainment
Rapper J-Hope, a member of the South Korean band BTS, is set to drop his first solo album Jack in the Box on July 15.
27 Jun 2022Entertainment
Worldwide CARATs, rejoice!
24 Jun 2022Entertainment
After the famous K-pop band BTS announced that they will be taking some time to focus more on solo projects, BTS member Jungkook gave us something to look forward to.
17 Jun 2022Entertainment
16 Jun 2022Entertainment
Popular K-pop band BTS recently announced they would take a break to work on individual projects.
15 Jun 2022Entertainment
K-pop band BTS might be flying solo for a while.
10 Jun 2022Entertainment
Great news for BTS fans all around the world!
08 Jun 2022Entertainment
Global pop sensation BTS delighted their fans with the teaser for their upcoming song Yet to Come on Tuesday.
06 Jun 2022Entertainment
This is not a drill!
28 May 2022Entertainment
India has its first-ever K-pop star!
16 May 2022Entertainment
K-pop singer AleXa's fans slammed the Billboard Music Awards (BBMAs) after her performance was "unfairly" canceled.
17 Apr 2022Entertainment
It's time for ARMYs to rejoice! For, South Korean boyband BTS is coming up with a new album soon.
15 Apr 2022Entertainment
Popular South Korean act SEVENTEEN finally dropped their first English single in the form of Darl+ing on April 15 (Friday).
02 Feb 2022Entertainment
Blackswan, a female-led music band of South Korea, is looking for a fifth member and Shreya Lenka from Odisha may become another woman K-pop star from our country.
26 Jun 2021Entertainment
The South Korean government seems to be keen on postponing the mandatory military service enlistment deadline for uber-popular group BTS.
21 Jun 2021Entertainment
Popular Korean band SEVENTEEN became quadruple-million-seller with their eighth mini-album, Your Choice, today.
29 Jun 2020Technology
For K-Pop fans, Samsung will launch the BTS edition of the Galaxy S20+ in India on July 2.