Charts, K-pop, Music

How 2NE1’s popularity affects K-pop acts today?

It’s been eight years since 2NE1 changed the image of girl groups in South Korea. Thanks to their fierce-yet-playful image, the super quartet instantly skyrocketed to the top —raising the bar so high for any girl groups, that even their seniors, such as Girls’ Generation, consider them as inspirations. 2009 will be remembered as the… Continue reading How 2NE1’s popularity affects K-pop acts today?

International films, K-pop, Movies, Music

Music — your friendly time machine

Which moment in your life do you remember when you hear 2NE1’s “I Don’t Care” or Wonder Girls’ “Nobody”? Do you feel like you’re going back in time, at the exact place where you first heard your favorite song? If so, then you’re not alone. Many of us have experienced it. They say… Continue reading Music — your friendly time machine