All posts tagged "Billboard"

  • Girls’ Generation
    Pop Music’s Top Five Stories of 2013

    By Park Si-soo What was different in the 2013 K-pop scene from previous years was its far-reaching impact that traveled beyond borders. This seems to be attributable to Psy’s international smash “Gangnam Style.” With the New Year...

    • Posted December 23, 2013
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  • Local fans shout during the performance of K-pop band INFINITE at the Sheikh Rashid Hall, World Trade Center in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates on Dec. 6. (Yonhap)
    INFINITE wraps up world tour in Dubai

    K-pop group INFINITE has wrapped up its five-month-long world tour in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, on Friday. Woollim Entertainment said that the band has drawn a successful end to its first-ever world tour titled “One Great...

    • Posted December 9, 2013
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    Lee Hi’s new look creates buzz

    17-yr. old K-pop star “lost a lot of weight” with diet and aerobic exercise  Lee Hi, a.k.a. Yi Ha Yi, is creating quite a buzz with her slimmed-down look. The 17-year old runner-up of SBS-TV’s K-Pop Star...

    • Posted December 4, 2013
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  • psy
    Psy’s ‘Gangnam Style’ hits 1.8 billion views on YouTube

    South Korean rapper Psy’s “Gangnam Style” hit an all-time record of 1.8 billion views on YouTube on Oct. 23, 2013. “Gangnam Style” peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard chart for seven straight weeks last year. Psy’s...

    • Posted October 25, 2013
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  • Lee Hi
    Billboard High on Lee Hi

    17-Year-Old K-Pop Star Rated No.20 on ‘21 Under 21: Music’s Hottest Minors’ List Billboard named Lee Hi, the runner-up of SBS-TV’s K-Pop Star Season One in Korea, as the 20th hottest under-21 singer in the music world...

    • Posted September 29, 2013
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