K-Pop

Music

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.
Taylor Glasby
12.17.18
Music

what's it like being an openly gay k-pop artist?

Holland's message couldn't have come at a better moment.
i-D Team
12.11.18
Culture

seoul's young creatives on transcending the k-bubble

How young creatives are supporting each other and pushing the boundaries of the city's rapidly evolving scene.
Mitch Parker
12.5.18
News

why bts was banned from japanese tv

The K-pop group’s performance was cancelled over a controversial t-shirt.
Nicole DeMarco
11.9.18
Music

cifika is the next chapter in korean electronic music

Seoul's CIFIKA talks K-pop, Boston Dynamics, and her desire to be a future person.
Lavanya Singh
10.24.18
Music

dpr live is the most creative rapper in south korea

i-D talks to the rising artist before his first-ever US tour with the DPR Crew.
Cheryl Santos
9.18.18
Music

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?
Jeff Benjamin
8.31.18
Music

momoland is smashing k-pop's 'factory girl' stereotype

The South Korean girl group was created on reality TV, but MOMOLAND might be K-pop's realest (and funniest) act.
Jeff Benjamin
8.20.18
Fashion

sauna is the mexican t-shirt label with a sense of humor

Their 'mildly wild' graphics take inspiration from bootlegging culture.
Jack Sunnucks
8.15.18
Music

eric nam is the atlantan k-pop mega star

He talks to i-D ahead of his US tour.
Cheryl Santos
5.28.18
Culture

how this k-pop idol became netflix's breakout reality star

'Hyori's Bed and Breakfast' makes us want to move to an island and rescue a pack of dogs.
Jack Sunnucks
4.13.18
Music

gallant is back with a beautiful homage to 90s r&b

'Gentleman' is his first single since being nominated for a Grammy alongside Beyoncé and Rihanna.
Nick Fulton
4.3.18
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