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Calling the years 2008 through 2012 of KPOP the "golden" era is still up for debate up to this day. With 3rd generation KPOP groups like BTS, BLACKPINK, EXO, and TWICE dominating the world right now, many new fans believe otherwise. But a lot of veteran KPOP fans think that those years were the most precious time of the Hallyu wave. Here are some of the reasons why and it's up to you to decide your chosen "golden" era of KPOP: The Distinct Sounds and Dances First generation of KPOP idols like Seo Taiji, Sech Kies, and H.O.T. focused on...

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The KPOP boy band, BTS, always had big dreams for their music career. But coming from a small entertainment company in South Korea, they didn't expect much at first. Even during their 2016 FESTA, their yearly anniversary celebration, they joked and laughed about topping the Billboard charts and winning a Grammy award. That time, it felt like those achievements were impossible. But the universe has a funny way of proving them wrong. The Announcement For several years, Grammy's have snubbed BTS even with their excellent achievements in the music scene. In the Grammy's 2019, they had the honor to be...

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KPOP idols are trained to be well-rounded in talents like singing, dancing, and rapping. But nowadays, they prove to be more multi-talented as they display their amazing acting skills in Korean dramas, movies, and even musicals. Here are some idols who gained recognition as successful actors and actresses: CHA EUN WOO Cha Eun Woo is a vocalist and visual of the KPOP Boy group ASTRO, which debuted in 2016. But originally, he started out as an actor with his cameo role in the Korean drama, My Brilliant Life, starring Song Hye Kyo and Kang Dong Won in 2014. After participating...

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GOT7 is one of the leading boy groups of the third generation of KPOP together with BTS and EXO. They debuted on January 16, 2014 under JYP Entertainment and produced the hits "Just Right," "Hard Carry," "You Calling My Name," and "Lullaby." Last November 2020, they released the album "Breath of Love: Last Piece" which is somehow a premonition of what would happen next. Non-Renewal of Contract With the album title, Ahgases already had a hint that GOT7 will finally leave JYP Entertainment. Also, the septet's contract is bound to end on January 19, 2921. By the way, GOT7 fans...

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K-pop or Korean pop have already spread all over the world showing a strong force of influence. With this, it is not hard to find a KPOP fan within your circle. I'm sure, a friend, family or someone close to you is a part of this fan culture. And it goes without saying, they would be happy to receive something KPOP-related on holidays or even on their birthdays. Here are some gift ideas for you: Autographed Official Goods Autographed official goods are rare because of the amount of difficulty to go to an idol's event and line-up to get their...

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