Are K-Pop Artists Engineered? Breaking Down the Economics of K-Pop

Polymatter provides a very interesting breakdown of the economics behind K-Pop. The video breaks down K-Pop and how it is used throughout the world to provide a strong image of South Korea.

The new home of K-Pop is on Tumblr

K-Pop is taking the world by storm and Tumblr want to be on the frontline to keep you up with all the latest in Korea’s music culture. South Korea’s music has spread across the globe…

South Korea loves music streaming with over 8.5 million subscribers

South Korea may be small but they are one of the world leaders when it comes to streaming music online. South Korea have become one of the major players for music in the world thanks…

Apple Music preparing to launch in Korea

Korean outlets have reported that Apple are almost ready to launch their music streaming service Apple Music over there. An official ┬áin Korea (South Korea that is) for the Federation of Korean Music Performers has…

Tencent invest in Korean record label behind Psy for more K-Pop in China

China’s biggest social media company, Tencent, have invested in YG Entertainment, the Korean record label responsible for Gangnam Style internet phenomenon Psy. K-Pop, or Korean pop is massive, even four years after Psy broke out…