VICE interviewed K-pop girl group ITZY about their comeback album, its single “In the morning,” and how they embrace K-pop’s fourth generation.
Her videos for BTS songs like “ON” and “Dynamite” are part interpretation, part choreographed performance.
“We have endured expletives without reason and were mocked for the way we looked. We were even asked why Asians spoke in English,” the band said.
After companies pledged to stop sourcing Xinjiang cotton due to human rights concerns, brands like Adidas and Converse are losing partners like GOT7’s Jackson Wang and EXO’s Lay Zhang.
In the collectible cards, the seven members of the K-pop band BTS were drawn as caricatures with black eyes and stitches.
Anonymous testimonies of school violence in the hands of K-pop idols and actors have created a social media firestorm.
K-pop fans can start adding back their favorite tracks to Spotify playlists this week.
The “K-pop purge,” as some fans call it, removed songs by popular artists like IU, MAMAMOO, and Epik High from the streaming platform.
So you’re into BTS and BLACKPINK. What’s next? So much more.
For Blackpink's “Kill This Love” music video, the issue centered around a seat belt.