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LØREN wrote K-pop bangers. Now his grungy pop-punk is blowing up online

With songwriting credits across BLACKPINK's debut album, the Seoul musician and producer is going solo with his nostalgic sound.
E. Anderson
9.1.21
Music

A beginner’s guide to P-pop

Who are the biggest idols? Are SB19 the new BTS? Here's everything you need to know about the burgeoning Filipino music scene.
Tanu. I. Raj
8.4.21
News

Everything you need to know about the BLACKPINK 5th anniversary movie

The queens of K-pop are celebrating a half decade together with their ‘4+1 PROJECT’.
Jenna Mahale
6.17.21
Music

The students and stans saving K-pop idols from deepfake porn

When Momoland's Nancy was targeted, South Korean students asked their government to step in. Then these groups took matters into their own hands.
Kelly Nguyen
6.2.21
News

How to become a member of BLACKPINK (the boy band)

YG Entertainment are hosting global open auditions for a new, all-boy version of the iconic K-pop band.
Roisin Lanigan
4.12.21
News

BLACKPINK’s Rosé is dropping her solo debut album next week

Blinks, assemble!
Jenna Mahale
3.2.21
Music

Meet Chanmina, the Japanese-Korean artist taking East Asia by storm

From high school rapper to self-assured pop icon with attitude, Chanmina reflects on her 'Angel' EP and how 2020 changed her.
Sota Nagashima
12.7.20
Music

The new BTS album confirms they’re K-Pop’s most emotional group

'BE' is the intimate, introspective lockdown project released as a balm for 2020.
Katie Goh
11.20.20
News

Your first proper look at the new BLACKPINK documentary on Netflix

The trailer for 'BLACKPINK: Light Up the Sky' has arrived *in your area*.
Jenna Mahale
10.6.20
News

Watch the trailer for the new BTS video game

Subway Surfer is SHAKING right now.
Roisin Lanigan
9.16.20
Music

(G)I-DLE are a major K-pop girl group writing their own music

The group calling their own creative shots discuss their differing songwriting styles, the deep sisterly bond they share and how they've come to see themselves as role models.
Taylor Glasby
9.1.20
Music

Lay Zhang's euphoric Mandopop songs celebrate his Chinese roots

Fresh off the release of ‘LIT’, the M-pop star discusses his beloved Changsha and the evolution of his solo career.
LSB
8.13.20
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