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  • 5 K-hip hop songs you’ll want to know after watching ‘Black Panther’

    5 K-hip hop songs you’ll want to know after watching ‘Black Panther’

    With “Black Panther” breaking records at the box office, it’s only natural that the soundtrack would feature record-breaking artists. You've likely heard the catchy tune by global superstar Psy, as he teamed up with Snoop Dogg, creating a Wakanda-style sensation that was perfectly placed in the...
  • MONSTA X announces 2018 US Tour

    MONSTA X announces 2018 US Tour

    The boy band from South Korea known in the K-pop world as Monsta X are returning to the United States this summer, with seven shows scheduled to start in late July and run through early August. The seven-piece pop group revealed their upcoming world tour plans earlier this week, which includes shows...
  • Little K-tigers taekwondo break it down in cover of 'Mic Drop' from BTS

    Little K-tigers taekwondo break it down in cover of 'Mic Drop' from BTS

    Little K-tigers are building a name for themselves as kids with impressive skills in taekwondo. Their popularity is now crossing over from martial arts to the music video spotlight. Little K-tigers recently released a new dance video with their polished martial arts moves set to the hit track, “Mic...
  • Steve Aoki says there will be more BTS collaborations in the future

    Steve Aoki says there will be more BTS collaborations in the future

    Electronic musician and producer Steve Aoki recently collaborated with massively popular Korean boy band BTS on the song "MIC Drop (Remix)" and the good news for music fans is that they are just getting started. Aoki was a guest on Trending Live" and said that there will be more collaborations...
  • BTS encourages fans to 'love yourself' with #BTSLoveMyself selfie campaign

    BTS encourages fans to 'love yourself' with #BTSLoveMyself selfie campaign

    Recently, k-pop group BTS teamed up with UNICEF to launch the “Love Myself” campaign to help bring awareness to a number of social issues including violence and acceptance, especially among children and young people. The campaign coincides with their latest album Love Yourself.  As part of the...
  • Late k-pop star Jonghyun's album 'Poet | Artist' to receive posthumous

    Late k-pop star Jonghyun's album 'Poet | Artist' to receive posthumous

    At the end of 2017, K-pop fans were stunned by the death of one of the genre’s biggest stars. Kim Jong-hyun--a member of the k-pop group SHINee and known to fans as Jonghyun--passed away on Dec. 18. But according to allkpop, the South Korean pop star had an unreleased solo album which will now see...
  • K-Pop group BTS set to perform on ‘New Year’s Rockin Eve 2018’

    K-Pop group BTS set to perform on ‘New Year’s Rockin Eve 2018’

    K-Pop group BTS is taking America and the world by storm with their organic momentum and rise to success as relevant artists of the time. Looking back at the year of 2017, this year represents one of BTS’ biggest year’s yet with their hit record “DNA” garnering 218 million views and 3 million likes...
  • Blackpink salutes Wonder Girls with live performance of 'So Hot' on 'SBS Gayo Daejeon'

    Blackpink salutes Wonder Girls with live performance of 'So Hot' on 'SBS Gayo Daejeon'

    K-Pop group Blackpink covered Wonder Girls' "So Hot" live on "SBS Gayo Daejeon" on Dec. 25. The ladies put their own hip twist on the past smash hit. "SBS Gayo Daejeon" featured many current K-Pop acts taking on hits by those groups that came before them. Blackpink, one of the hottest girl groups on...
  • K-pop star Kim Jong-hyun of SHINee dies at age 27

    K-pop star Kim Jong-hyun of SHINee dies at age 27

    South Korean K-pop star Kim Jong-hyun has died at 27 years old. As USA Today reported, the singer was found unconscious by police in a residence hotel in Seoul and later pronounced dead. USA Today also reported that charcoal briquettes, which produce carbon monoxide, were found in a frying pan in...
  • Listen: BTS release new song 'Crystal Snow'

    Listen: BTS release new song 'Crystal Snow'

    The hits keep coming for K-pop juggernauts BTS. Following their three wins at the Mnet Asian Music Awards last week, the group has released their latest single titled "Crystal Snow." Listen to the new track above. The latest single is featured on the band's single album released Wednesday, Dec....
  • HyunA flaunts plenty of 'Lip & Hip' in new music video for fans

    HyunA flaunts plenty of 'Lip & Hip' in new music video for fans

    K-Pop star HyunA premiered the music video for "Lip & Hip" on Dec. 4. She returns to her wild ways in the new clip. "Lip & Hip" is the latest single by HyunA that she released as a thank you to fans. HyunA came back to the music scene earlier this year with Following EP, which showed off a...
  • BTS win Artist of the Year at the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA)

    BTS win Artist of the Year at the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA)

    The meteoric rise of K-pop band BTS continued over the weekend as the band took home the Artist of the Year Award at the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards. The award marked the "DNA" singers' third win at this year's ceremony, tying fellow K-pop acts EXO and Wanna One for most wins at the 2017 event...
  • Watch Monsta X play games, discuss DRAMARAMA and more on KBS K-Rush

    Watch Monsta X play games, discuss DRAMARAMA and more on KBS K-Rush

    K-Pop band Monsta X took time off their busy tour schedule to appear as special guests on “KBS World Idol Show K Rush.” They took time out to give their fans an opportunity to see the comedic side of their talent as an ensemble. They played a variety of fun games non-stop while having engaging...
  • Best performances from the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) in Japan 

    Best performances from the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) in Japan 

    The 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards stopped through Japan to deliver an exciting night of awards and performances honoring the best in the world of Asian music. Fans were treated to a variety of performances from groups like Wanna One, MONSTA X, TWICE, Weki Meki, Chungha, Zico and so many more. The...
  • Complete list of winners from the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA)

    Complete list of winners from the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA)

    With the second of four shows in the books, the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) have revealed more award winners. The K-pop ceremony, which will be held across Vietnam, Japan and Hong Kong through Friday, Dec. 1, honors the biggest names in the music genre and continues its meteoric rise with...
  • Complete list of nominees for the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards

    Complete list of nominees for the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards

    The 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards have revealed nominees for all 17  awards this year. The week-long ceremony, which launched on Saturday, Nov. 25 and continues through Friday, Dec. 1, is considered one of the biggest K-pop awards shows in the world. This year's theme is "Coexistence," with the show...
  • BTS become first K-pop group to perform at American Music Awards

    BTS become first K-pop group to perform at American Music Awards

    BTS made history tonight at the 45th American Music Awards. Storming the stage with their massive global hit "DNA," off their latest EP Love Yourself: Her, the seven-member outfit became the first k-pop boy band to ever perform on the show. "To call these guys an international sensation feels like a...
  • Blackpink's 'As If It's Your Last' bumps in 'Justice League' thanks to The Flash

    Blackpink's 'As If It's Your Last' bumps in 'Justice League' thanks to The Flash

    The latest installment in the DC films universe, "Justice League," premiered on Nov. 17 with an all-star cast playing superheroes like Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman. Interestingly, The Flash is an apparent K-Pop music fan thanks to rising girl group Blackpink's quick feature in the blockbuster...
  • K-Pop band BTS to perform on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

    K-Pop band BTS to perform on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

    K-pop stars BTS are ready to take over North America, and they'll begin with a performance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" next week. The band, which has emerged as one of the largest pop acts in Korea since forming in 2013, will perform on the late-night show on Wednesday, Nov. 15. The group's confirmation...
  • BTS and Steve Aoki working on collaboration

    BTS and Steve Aoki working on collaboration

    Super producer Steve Aoki’s revealed in a recent interview that he has worked on some music with Beyond The Scene, most known as BTS; news that will delight K-pop and EDM fans.  In an interview with Billboard that was published on Nov. 2, Aoki finally confirmed reports that he had worked with the...
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