I was going to make a post series on K-pop B-sides and then Super Junior goes ahead and starts dropping playlists on their channel. For a second I thought it was some fan-account but no, it's actually them. Only these dorks, I swear. I'm going to briefly go over each playlist and the first one … Continue reading SuJu Drops Playlists, Highlighting Some of Their Best B-Sides
A common occurrence in K-pop is seeing a big amount of debuts in a year where a lot of groups don't make it. These groups have sometimes released iconic bops that unfortunately, never got the views they deserved. This post is dedicated to showcase some tracks from already disbanded groups that showed up throughout the … Continue reading Second (and some early Third)Gen K-Pop Recs: Groups That Disbanded Too Soon Edition
Last night SMTown gave us a free live show across multiple platforms, I have some thoughts.
Hey! I'm back for the first time in a while. My apologies, it's been a complicated few weeks with my move and such. This is a new post series I hope to keep going, especially as a gateway for people to learn more about the music of the Second Generation of K-pop. I'd also love … Continue reading Second Gen K-Pop Gems: Recommendations – Part 1
It's been a long while since I mentioned anything about my all-time favorite K-pop song, so here's a little bit more about it.
I have been a K-Pop fan since 2009. Well, that year is when I got deep into it. I remember hearing 'Endless Moment' by Super Junior often before that. With that said, I've witnessed a bunch of K-Pop debuts. I missed a few due to various life events, but that's not the point I'm looking … Continue reading New F.O. – A K-Pop Second Gen Debut That Feels Like A Fever Dream
After a year and a little over a month of her debut, Somi finally gets her first comeback. I wasn't subbed to The Black Label YouTube channel so I hadn't seen a single teaser until maybe two days ago. The song dropped on July 22nd with the music video and there's a few things I'd … Continue reading ‘What You Waiting For’ – Somi’s First Comeback
Commercial Films, more commonly referred to in K-pop as CFs, back in the late 2000s and early 2010s, had a lot peculiar collaborations. It also brought us some iconic bops on items you probably would've never expected. This post is meant to shed light in some of those tunes that you probably would've missed otherwise … Continue reading K-Pop CFs: Hidden Gems in Advertising
I know, it's March and I still haven't finished this list. My mental health hasn't been in the best head space for the last couple of months. I hope to finish this series before the end of March. Here's hoping! Now onto some honorable mentions of the 2010s. I know I've sprinkled some recommendations on … Continue reading Honorable K-Pop Mentions of the 2010s
This man is gonna be the death of me. I swear. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rcNN-rrCzzs He just likes to randomly go 'OH HEY I'M GONNA DROP SOME TUNES IN A FEW DAYS'. While I'm here for it, my fangirl heart is trying to recover from SuJu's repackage and then Hobi's Outro also releasing. February has been too good … Continue reading Fangirl Diaries: Henry’s Sweet Collab with Atelier Cologne