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16 Die, 11 Injured After Grate Collapses at K-Pop Concert

Many of those who were injured from the collapse were rescued.

10/17/2014

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K-Pop Equations: Adding Up The American Influences In K-Pop

Before PSY broke the unprecedented YouTube record of one billion views on the site with “Gangnam Style,” a legion of dedicated global fans were already supporting him and his K-pop peers. South Korea has 50 […]

05/01/2013

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PSY Gets Raunchy With New Single ‘Gentleman’

The wait for PSY’s new single is over. “Gentleman” leaked earlier today, a day before its scheduled release, and it’s not as innocent as some may think. The 35-year-old K-pop star’s “Gangnam Style” follow-up is […]

04/12/2013

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PSY Sounds Off On His “Gangnam Style” Success & Signing With Justin Bieber’s Manager

A couple weeks ago when you turned on AMP Radio and heard a song sung mostly in Korean, you probably asked yourself, “What the heck am I listening to?” But fast forward to today, Korean […]

09/13/2012

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PSY Sounds Off On His “Gangnam Style” Success

The music may be the catchiest thing you’ve heard all year but since he sings entirely in Koran, most of us have no idea what PSY is rapping about. He was kind enough to clear up what “Gangnam Style” really means.

09/10/2012

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The PSYning: Surfer Stephen’s Viral Video Of The Day

If you haven’t heard K-Pop sensation Psy’s “Gangnam Style” yet, consider yourself lucky! It’s very catchy and hard to get out of your head…just the other day I was up at 5 in the morning […]

09/04/2012

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Psy “Gangnam Style”: Viral Internet Sensation Or Subversive Korean Commentary?

What if inside this viral sensation lurks a deeper social commentary? The residents of Gangnam are South Korea’s one-percent and Psy offers a “subversive message about class and wealth.”

08/28/2012

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K-Pop Group Girls Generation Make Their U.S. TV Debut and Make It Onto Seena’s Playlist

Never heard of K-Pop? Well, here’s your introduction. Out of all the Korean pop music groups out there right now, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Girls Generation[/lastfm] has been getting a ton of attention. They’re like the Asian [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Spice Girls[/lastfm] […]

02/03/2012