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The Met Goes Gangnam Style, Order Is Restored In The World

Posted 11.11.2013 | Arts

K-Pop sensation Psy visited New York's biggest art haven this weekend, and instead of horse-dancing around centuries-old masterpieces or overtly gestu...

K-Pop and the Future of Korea

Mimsie Ladner | Posted 10.20.2013 | Entertainment
Mimsie Ladner

K-pop is much bigger than skinny jeans and plastic faces. In fact, K-pop is transforming Korea as the world knows it.

Miley's Not The Only One Twerking Now...

Posted 08.15.2013 | Entertainment

There are a few combinations that have changed the world: Bacon and ice cream, chicken and waffles, golden doodles, and chocolate-covered coffee beans...

New PSY Song Changes Title Over Fears It's Offensive

AP | Posted 05.19.2013 | Arts

SEOUL, South Korea — PSY says he will change the title and lyrics of his potential "Gangnam Style" follow-up over worries it could offend Arabs....

How A Teen Immigrant Fell For 'Gangnam Style' and K-Pop Music

| Posted 02.09.2013 | Teen

This is a teen-written article from our friends at Youth Communication, a nonprofit organization that helps marginalized youth develop their full pote...

The Great Psy

John R. Eperjesi | Posted 12.01.2012 | Arts
John R. Eperjesi

This wannabe Gangnam playboy, agent and victim of the Korean Dream should be rather familiar to U.S. audiences, for he has a literary ancestor that goes by the name of Jay Gatsby.

What Are Some Major Differences Between the K-Pop Industry and the American Pop Industry?

Quora | Posted 10.21.2012 | Entertainment
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Christine Choi 1. Kids are trained, molded - effectively made into K-Pop Stars, and no one bats an e...

Korean Pop Star Will High Five All 3,000 Concertgoers

AP | Posted 07.03.2012 | Home

SINGAPORE — Korean entertainer Kim Hyun-joong plans to kick off his "2012 Asia Fan Meeting Tour" by high-fiving all 3,000 people expected to tur...

K-Pop: A Secret Weapon of Korea for Future Cultural Domination?

Young-mok Kim | Posted 04.11.2012 | World
Young-mok Kim

American pop music industry, beware! Like a pied piper, these idol groups from Korea are captivating fans in North America.

K-Pop Gives American Pop A Run For Its Money

www.huffingtonpost.com | Posted 11.21.2011 | Home

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS, TERESA CEROJANO MANILA, Philippines — How did Seoul become Asia's capital of cool? Even here in the Philippines, once an...

'Gee' Is Just As Addictive When Middle-Aged Men Perform It

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 10.18.2011 | Home

Long ago, when "Friday" was just a glint in an Arc Music Factory employee's eye, a viral hit emerged in which a gang of Korean mannequins transformed ...