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As if the country’s music industry wasn’t competitive enough, members of popular music groups must eventually face the additional challenge of serving in the military.

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As if the country’s music industry wasn’t competitive enough, members of popular music groups must eventually face the additional challenge of serving in the military.

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Hallyu has inspired many young scholars to learn more about Korea beyond what is shown on their screens.

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Hallyu has inspired many young scholars to learn more about Korea beyond what is shown on their screens.

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Korean pop groups are everywhere, but they wouldn’t dominate as much as they do without the hard work of the people who design their dance moves.

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Korean pop groups are everywhere, but they wouldn’t dominate as much as they do without the hard work of the people who design their dance moves.

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Korean bands like H.O.T. and BTS have done a lot to normalize ‘soft masculinity,’ but South Korean culture as a whole remains patriarchal and heteronormative.

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Korean bands like H.O.T. and BTS have done a lot to normalize ‘soft masculinity,’ but South Korean culture as a whole remains patriarchal and heteronormative.

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The Korean indie music genre truly has something for all music enthusiasts, from R&B and hip-hop to rock and alternative.

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The Korean indie music genre truly has something for all music enthusiasts, from R&B and hip-hop to rock and alternative.

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Although the J-pop group is the biggest idol group in the world, does it have what it takes to be the next big thing?

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Although the J-pop group is the biggest idol group in the world, does it have what it takes to be the next big thing?

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The worldwide pop sensation is once again taking the world by storm with their new summertime anthem, as the band flaunts creative pop references and dance motifs.

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The worldwide pop sensation is once again taking the world by storm with their new summertime anthem, as the band flaunts creative pop references and dance motifs.

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While this collab was by no means expected, ARMY fans everywhere were pleasantly surprised and couldn’t be more proud of their idols.

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While this collab was by no means expected, ARMY fans everywhere were pleasantly surprised and couldn’t be more proud of their idols.

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In the second Japanese single from the renowned boy band, they tell the story of how hard it can be to let go of the past and look toward the future.

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In the second Japanese single from the renowned boy band, they tell the story of how hard it can be to let go of the past and look toward the future.

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The K-pop group presents an image that breaks away from traditional gender norms and propels us into a new era of self-love and acceptance.

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The K-pop group presents an image that breaks away from traditional gender norms and propels us into a new era of self-love and acceptance.

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The K-pop boy band illustrates life in the time of COVID-19 with their newest track.

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The K-pop boy band illustrates life in the time of COVID-19 with their newest track.

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What makes this Korean pop supergroup such a success? It may be the multi-generational cast of experienced singers.

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What makes this Korean pop supergroup such a success? It may be the multi-generational cast of experienced singers.

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Fans of Korean idols and idol groups are organizing around the world to crash alt-right Twitter hashtags and boost black activism on YouTube.

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Fans of Korean idols and idol groups are organizing around the world to crash alt-right Twitter hashtags and boost black activism on YouTube.

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The K-pop group’s loyal fan base, known as the BTS ARMY, has run into some pushback in their quest to pump up views on platforms like YouTube.

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The K-pop group’s loyal fan base, known as the BTS ARMY, has run into some pushback in their quest to pump up views on platforms like YouTube.

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On their latest album, the K-pop superstars blend genres as they explore growing pains and the dark side of high ambitions.

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On their latest album, the K-pop superstars blend genres as they explore growing pains and the dark side of high ambitions.

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K-pop and K-dramas might be expanding America’s cultural horizons, but does it come at a price?

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K-pop and K-dramas might be expanding America’s cultural horizons, but does it come at a price?

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The musician’s latest album is brilliantly and beautifully manic.

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The musician’s latest album is brilliantly and beautifully manic.

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Following K-pop can be overwhelming, so here’s a breakdown of where and how to get the best content.

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Following K-pop can be overwhelming, so here’s a breakdown of where and how to get the best content.

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It’s time to look behind the scenes of this multibillion-dollar industry.

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It’s time to look behind the scenes of this multibillion-dollar industry.

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K-pop’s biggest stars sit down with each other to remind everyone that they’re still normal people.

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K-pop’s biggest stars sit down with each other to remind everyone that they’re still normal people.

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The song is a perfect introduction to the band’s mobile game and its focus on following your dreams.

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The song is a perfect introduction to the band’s mobile game and its focus on following your dreams.

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Move over machismo, there’s a new type of man in town.

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Move over machismo, there’s a new type of man in town.

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If she can’t make it big, K-pop might be in trouble.

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If she can’t make it big, K-pop might be in trouble.

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Fans point to the song’s parallels to the Greek myth of Narcissus, in which a self-obsessed protagonist commits suicide.

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Fans point to the song’s parallels to the Greek myth of Narcissus, in which a self-obsessed protagonist commits suicide.

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BTS’s unique use of social media has fostered the growth of a multi-language fan base like nothing that has been seen before.

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BTS’s unique use of social media has fostered the growth of a multi-language fan base like nothing that has been seen before.

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‘Burn the Stage’ shows the good, the bad and the ugly of the K-pop industry.

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‘Burn the Stage’ shows the good, the bad and the ugly of the K-pop industry.

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In his ‘Hope World’ mixtape, J-Hope tells a compelling story of his rise to fame and success, which came with responsibilities he did not foresee.

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In his ‘Hope World’ mixtape, J-Hope tells a compelling story of his rise to fame and success, which came with responsibilities he did not foresee.

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The seven-member, K-pop boy band recently shocked the world with their upset win at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards.

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The seven-member, K-pop boy band recently shocked the world with their upset win at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards.