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Stray Kids Announce Stateside Tour

K-pop nonet Stray Kids are set to bring their 2019 tour Stateside in May. The group’s UNVEIL Tour “I am…” in USA will bring the nine-member boy band to the East and West Coasts and Texas as they perform three concerts The Stray Kids will hit up Newark’s New Jersey Performing Arts Center on May 15, then head to Los Angeles for a show at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium on May 17. They’ll complete the tour in Houston on May 19 at the Revention Music Center. The Unveil Tour “I am’” in USA…

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K-Pop Boy Band ATEEZ Announce U.S. Tour

Rookie K-pop boy band ATEEZ will head Stateside in March for their first tour in the country. The eight-member group announced the U.S. leg of their Expedition tour on Thursday night (Jan. 24). They will kick off the show in Los Angeles on March 15, and head to Dallas, Chicago, and Atlanta before ending things in New York City on March 24. A brand new group that arrived onto the K-pop scene in October with the release of Treasure EP. 1: All to Zero, ATEEZ has proven immensely popular among…

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The Legacy of Girls’ Generation’s ‘Gee,’ 10 Years Later

As 2019 begins, the idea of K-pop songs and videos going viral is almost commonplace. But back in 2009, only a few years after the start of YouTube, only a handful of acts coming out of South Korea had hits that ran their way around the globe, spread through their music videos. Then Girls’ Generation released “Gee” on Jan. 5 and changed everything. Ten years later, the impact of “Gee” is still being felt throughout the K-pop world. Not only did the the success of the song lead to the…

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10 Best New K-Pop Acts of 2018

Every year, K-pop sees more and more acts joining the industry, making their debuts with brand-new music and identities. Like in years past, 2018 — a year that has seen unprecedented amounts of Korean music on the Billboard charts — the debut scene was full of rising talent. Along with the re-debut of many established acts — like Girls’ Generation, Oh!GG and Yubin, formerly of Wonder Girls — the past 12 months have seen many new names gaining traction with their brand of K-pop. Here are some of the most promising ones that…

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