everything we learned from BTS’s comeback interview
It was a long five weeks.
a beginner’s guide to k-pop
What are subunits? Is dating against the rules? Do groups write their own songs? Here’s everything you need to know about your new fave music industry!
what it’s like to run the world’s biggest stan accounts
Teenagers are running some of the most-followed pop accounts online. Here’s how they do it.
meet the fan translators helping break down language barriers in pop culture
We talk to the generous fans bringing communities closer together and making different cultures increasingly accessible.
bts got the dior treatment courtesy of kim jones
The K-pop boy band will debut some retro-futuristic looks on their third world tour 'Love Yourself: Speak Yourself.'
bts launch the trailer for their new album 'map of the soul: persona'
RM confronts his demons in 'Persona,' the first single from the record.
everything that happened to k-pop in 2018
2018's K-Pop felt marked by external ambition but also the desire and need for internal change.
these were the most talked about things on twitter in 2018
Strap yourself in for a wild ride.
why bts was banned from japanese tv
The K-pop group’s performance was cancelled over a controversial t-shirt.
bts, psy, and the future of k-pop crossovers
K-pop boy band BTS just broke Taylor Swift's record for the most-viewed music video in 24 hours. What does streaming history suggest happens next?
bts are the first k-pop band to play an american stadium
Performing to 40,000 people, the Korean pop stars can add another 'first' to their resume.
behind the scenes of kimbra's wild and windy comeback video
Exclusively join i-D on the set of Kimbra's rugged 'Everybody Knows' shoot, as we speak to the artist about unveiling a new, stripped-back world.