Monthly Archives: November 2011

BIGBANG WINS WORLDWIDE ACT EMA AWARD OVER BRITNEY SPEARS & OTHERS

Well this is sure an indication K-Pop has hit HARD! BIGBANG, the five-member K-Pop boyband created in 2006 and one of South Korea’s biggest acts, snagged the Worldwide Act Award at the European MTV Awards this week. Their competition was … Continue reading

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MUST READ: GOOGLE PLANS K-POP CHANNEL, AND MORE? (WSJ)

Well anyone who watched YouTube could see this a big “DUH!” but I, for one, am surprised its actually happening. Click on THIS GREAT ARTICLE from the Wall Street Journal about Google (who owns YouTube) meeting with Korean IT execs. … Continue reading

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GIRLS’ GENERATION RELEASE FIRST ENGLISH SINGLE “THE BOYS”

Asia’s biggest girl group (and essentially the world as the U.S. doesn’t have any girl groups,┬ádespite the Pussycat Dolls making a comeback) Girls’ Generation shook up the model by releasing their new single “The Boys” in two versions in English … Continue reading

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