K-Song Review: KICK IT BY NCT 127

Chandra Joshi, New Delhi NCT 127 is the second subunit of the South Korean boy band group NCT formed by SM Entertainment. NCT stands for “Neo Cultural Technology” and is the first group in K-Pop history with unlimited members. At present, NCT has four units; NCT U, NCT 127, NCT Dream, and WayV (WayV is…

K-Song Review: People (사람) by AgustD

Ishani Sen, Kolkata, West Bengal People is a solo track by Agust D, the South Korean rapper-songwriter and record producer who also goes by the name Min Yoongi or SUGA of BTS worldwide. It is the 7th track of the ten-track mixtape D-2 released on 22nd May 2020, his 2nd mixtape following AgustD in 2016….

My Travel K-pop Playlist That Keeps My Anxieties At Bay

Ashley Kumar, New Delhi Music is the best companion. Especially when you have to commute all alone to college, work, gatherings, have a flight to catch, etc. I listen to music too during my commute to work via the Delhi Metro and it takes me 50 minutes to reach there. So naturally, I have a…

K-Album Review: Flight Log Departure by GOT7

Shraddha Gupta, New Delhi GOT7, a 7-members group comprising JB (leader), Jin-young, Mark, Jackson, Young-jae, BamBam and Yugyeom was formed under JYP, and debuted on January 16th, 2014. The group released their 5th mini album Flight Log: Departure on 21st March 2016 which is also the first installment of their FLIGHT LOG Series. This album aimed to capture the feeling of ‘being free’ and ‘exploring one’s colours.’ The album was packed with a total of 8 tracks with…

K-Song Review: Moonchild by RM of BTS

Ojasvi Peer, Hyderabad, Telangana Have you ever been fascinated by the brisk winds? A little rain? A starry night or your time alone that you spend with yourself? Does it make your eyes smile, relieving you from all the stress that keeps you bothered when your “Soulmate” isn’t looking at you from above? If your…

K-Song Review: Rollin’ by Brave Girls

Khushi Sharma, New Delhi Girl crush and summer concepts are the heart of the K-pop music industry! One of the summer songs that will make you smile and dance out of happiness immediately with its beats and freshness is Rollin’ by Brave Girls. The song was released in the year 2017 as a track from their fourth mini album…

My Experience of the Hallyu Wave

Saumya Jain, New Delhi “Korea is the cause of my Euphoria.” Well for me Hallyu or the Korean wave hit me almost 6 years back in 2014. I guess it will be the first and the last thing that hit me hard and I quite liked it, rather I should say I loved it. For…

K-SONG REVIEW: ANSWER – LOVE MYSELF BY BTS

Smiti Iyer, New Delhi There are times when we feel unsatisfied with the work we are doing and hence, we lack motivation which then leads to loosing our self–confidence, self esteem. Therefore, we reach at a point in life where we tend to give up, and then a feeling of disappoint with self seeps in…

K-Interview: Rusur; The First Black Male K-Pop Artist

Isha Singh, New Delhi Zeboria, aka Rusur (stage name) and Johnny Gr4ves (songwriter name), is an award-winning songwriter/performer making history as the first “Black male K-pop artist!” Recently, he gained even more love and acceptance from the audience, including Lee Soo Man – SM Entertainment founder, when Rusur started posting “English” covers of K-Pop songs….

10 Rising Gems of K-Pop who deserve your attention

Diya Nair, Kochi, Kerala Do you know how many K-pop groups debuted in 2020? 43! That’s right, 43 K-pop groups debuted in 2020. Today we are sharing about 10 rising K-Pop boy groups and male soloists that deserve your attention. Take a look at them here: THE BOYZ (더보이즈) Rising stars of the fourth generation…