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My response to Yang Hyun Suk’s “The idol-fad is over”

30 Sep

CEO of YG Entertainment, Yang Hyun Suk was interviewed recently and in one portion of the interview he said that the “idol fad” is over. Of course this has given kpop fans a lot to think about and made me want to write a post responding to what YG said. I think, it’s best that you read the article if you have not done so already before you read my response. 🙂

When reading this article, my greatest confusion was over the word “fad” lol. Either Yang Hyun Suk actually did say this or it was put in the translation. What I think he meant by this is that the idol “era” is over, or idols being the centre of success in the music industry is over. Idols are the most successful and carry the hallyu wave strongly than ever today. But is this all over? Continue reading

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Pledis Entertainment unveiles new girl group ‘Hello Venus’

17 Apr

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Pledis will add another member onto After School

9 Apr

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BIGBANG’s win #1 on M! Countdown + more performances

22 Mar

M! Countdown had another amazing show this week with an amazing comeback from SHINee. BtoB made their debut with their two title tracks ‘Insane‘ and ‘Imagine‘ and MBLAQ had their goodbye stage for their songs ‘Beautiful‘ and ‘Run‘.

The show was MC-ed by Tony An and MBLAQ‘s Joon and Mir.

The competition was tough today as Big Bang, 2am and John Park fought for the number one spot, but it was Big Bang that came out on top in the end!

Congratulations Big Bang!

 

Today’s winner

 

Hot competition:

John Park

2am

Big Bang

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Special stage:

B1A4 performs CNBLUE – Intuition

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Goodbye stage:

MBLAQ