Global K-pop fans emerge as political force, but some in South Korea worry

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 - 02:28 GMT

Some tech-savvy followers of K-pop music have emerged as increasingly active players in American politics, but in the birthplace of the genre, South Korean fans are wary that their favorite artists will be pulled into foreign partisan fights.

With K-pop back in U.S. spotlight, Korean-American stars take hope

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 - 01:01 GMT

Tens of thousands of fans eagerly rode the wave of Korean pop or K-pop this weekend at a convention in Los Angeles, the world’s entertainment capital.

South Korean musicians arrive in Pyongyang for concerts

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 - 10:19 GMT

K-pop stars led a group of South Korean musicians arriving in Pyongyang Saturday to take part in the latest set of cross-border cultural performances.

Free Korean musical event in Abu Dhabi

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 - 02:13 GMT

Various Korean musicians will be performing for free at Abu Dhabi's Korean Culture Centre's National Theatre on March 26, 2018.

K-pop World Festival 2017 is Twitter’s first Kpop livestream

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 - 07:50 GMT

For the first time, the annual K-pop World Festival was live-streamed on YouTube and Twitter on September 29.