Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year, you’ve undoubtedly heard of the rise of K-pop, fronted by the group BTS. With the boys making news for being the first Korean artist to win two awards at the BBMA’s last night it seems like the perfect time to appreciate the scale of what they’re doing. The band of 7 are making waves worldwide and are changing the shape of the music industry whilst they’re at it – here are just a few reasons why.Continue reading “How BTS are changing the music industry”
Just 24 hours after its release, ‘Map of the Soul: Persona’ continues to make waves and break records. BTS’s most recent album continues to prove their impact worldwide and their incredible talent.Continue reading “BTS release new album | Review”
K-Pop group Stray Kids released their album Clé 1:MIROH today. The mini album features 7 fantastic songs which demonstrate the breadth of talent in this relatively young band. Drawing on the rap, pop and ballad genres, Stray Kids present a fully unique album teeming with promise.Continue reading “STRAY KIDS release new album Clé 1:MIROH | Review”
The emotional ballad ‘Scenery’ was written, composed and performed entirely by Kim Taehyung, or V, of BTS. Teased only a month ago, this solo masterpiece demonstrates the K-pop group’s passion for music which is hungrily devoured by excited fans.Continue reading “BTS’ V releases solo single ‘Scenery’”
K-Pop group, Pentagon, recently released their mini-album ‘Thumbs Up’. The album is their first performing as an 8-member group and sees them changing their direction slightly, with some tracks having a boy-band feel and others taking a lot of inspiration from hip-hop.
BTS’s new release has already been breaking records around the world and it’s easy to see why when you listen to this 26 track album. ‘Epiphany‘ gave fans a sense of what to come, but ‘Love Yourself: Answer’ continues to mix genres, creating a sound that stands out in K-pop.
BTS never stop working and are back again with the first track from their upcoming album ‘Love Yourself 結: Answer’. The final part of their Love Yourself series, the song ‘Epiphany’ not only gives fans a taste of what is to come musically but lyrically too.