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MINO broadens his horizons with his third full-length album, “TO INFINITY”

Stream “To Infinity” here. Buy the physical album here. WINNER’s MINO has returned with a new idea called ‘Digital Gun Man,’ demonstrating his own musical spectrum.The third album, named “TO INFINITY” was inspired by the iconic lyric “To Infinity and Beyond” from the Toy Story film and shows his endless love for his followers. MINO’s second album is a “very ‘MINO-like’ album and MINO’s identity … Continue reading MINO broadens his horizons with his third full-length album, “TO INFINITY”

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Celebrating 10 Years of BEAST’s Fiction and Fact Album

On this day of 2011, Beast (now Highlight), the now-defunct K-pop boy group, released their first full-length album, “Fiction and Fact.” Topping the album was the hit song, “Fiction,” which made the group a household name in K-pop. Beast’s Fiction and Fact was an explosion upon its release. Many k-pop and even non-k-pop fans flocked over it. Thus, it became the 5th selling album in … Continue reading Celebrating 10 Years of BEAST’s Fiction and Fact Album

Big Hit Entertainment to Invest 70 Billion Won in YG and YG Plus

Big Hit Entertainment, home to worldwide and always-trending boy group, BTS, will be investing 70 Billion won (63.4 Million Dollars) in YG Entertainment, YG Plus, and their artists. The said investment is in partnership with Big Hit’s affiliate, beNX.  You heard it right! Like something that came out of a Kdrama (yes, we hear you, Itaewon Class’ Saeroyi), one of the fastest rising Korean agencies … Continue reading Big Hit Entertainment to Invest 70 Billion Won in YG and YG Plus

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The Top 10 Happiest Songs, According to Science

So what are the top 10 happiest songs? What makes them happy? You’re about to find out in this article. 2020 has not been kind to us. We are faced with a grueling pandemic, economic downturns, and several natural calamities. And they don’t show any signs of stopping. While COVID-19 vaccines show to be promising, it’s quite uncertain for the Philippines to get its hands … Continue reading The Top 10 Happiest Songs, According to Science

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Minzy Joins Viva Artists Agency in the Philippines

Former 2ne1 member Minzy is unstoppable. After 2NE1’s breakup and leaving YG in 2016, she joined The Music Works and went solo. But after that didn’t work out, she set out on her own again and built her own agency, MZ Entertainment, just recently. Right after leaving The Music Works, she releases her single album called, Lovely. And now, she’s out to make waves in … Continue reading Minzy Joins Viva Artists Agency in the Philippines

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Park Seo-Joon Kissed Me in a Dream

As one of the top Hallyu actors, all of Park Seo-Joon’s dramas are hits. Many of his fans always look forward to the Park Seo-Joon kissing scene. I agree that he’s one of the actors who kisses well, at least based on what I see on screen. I’m pretty sure that many of his fans also want a taste of that Park Seo-Joon kiss. Have … Continue reading Park Seo-Joon Kissed Me in a Dream

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Spotify’s Data Proves that K-Pop is Dominating the World

K-Pop is gaining more and more recognition and 2020 marks its global dominance. When I blogged about K-Pop being “cool,” I missed out on some statistics. I reported in a qualitative view of the genre’s dominance. This time, with the help of Spotify, let’s take a look at K-pop’s status via quantitative data. In 2014, Spotify first introduced the playlist, K-POP Daebak which features the … Continue reading Spotify’s Data Proves that K-Pop is Dominating the World

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It’s 2020. Who Still Thinks K-Pop is Cheap?

Cheap, that is pertaining to taste, like in film or music. In Filipino terms, it means “buki,” “baduy,” or something that has “no class” or something that’s of “bad taste.” I recall a conversation with a friend in 2012 regarding K-pop, and how she is so annoyed by her little sister’s qualms on the now-defunct boy group 2pm. She can’t grasp how this genre has … Continue reading It’s 2020. Who Still Thinks K-Pop is Cheap?