Spotify celebrates 7 years of their K-Pop Daebak playlist

Spotify launched their K-pop playlist back in September 2014. Today K-Pop Daebak has pulled in millions of followers and billions of streams.

BLACKPINK are now the number 1 artist on YouTube

By replacing Justin Bieber, BLACKPINK have just become the most popular artist on YouTube in 2021 in terms of subscribers.

Most-liked K-pop Spotify playlists

The ten most-followed playlists on Spotify with Korean popular music, featuring artists such as BTS, BLACKPINK and more.

Why the future of music is looking so bright in South Korea

In an interview with For the Record, David Sang Wook Park talked about Spotify’s ongoing mission to link artists and fans in Korea and across the world.

BTS label and Universal to join forces and search for the next big K-pop boy band

New US K-pop label JV will be launched for the band by Geffen Records and Big Hit Entertainment, and the company partnership will also create new global opportunities for artists and fans.

Universal Music Group joins forces with K-pop labels to invest in livestreaming platform

Big Hit Entertainment, YG, Universal Music Group and Kiswe have teamed up with new investment in global livestream content platform VenueLive.

Spotify is now live in South Korea, the world’s 6th largest music market

Spotify has launched in their 93rd market and the home to the global stars of K-Pop, bringing their streaming library to South Korea .

The Korean label behind BTS just invested $60m+ in rival K-Pop label

Big Hit Entertainment have just made a big investment in their competitors, the label behind stars like BLACKPINK and Psy.

Blackpink become the first K-pop group to surpass 50m subscribers on YouTube

South Korean girl group Blackpink with over 50 million subscribers are now the second most subscribed artist on YouTube after Justin Bieber. After a huge push from the release of their latest album last Friday,…