July Girl Group Brand Reputation Rankings Revealed

The Korean Business Research Institute revealed this month’s brand reputation rankings for girl groups! The rankings were determined through an analysis of the consumer participation, media coverage, interaction, and community indexes of various girl groups using big data collected from June 12 to July 13. The top three are BLACKPINK, TWICE, and Apink. BLACKPINK shot to first […]

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Girl Power Galore: 20 Diverse Concepts That Female K-Pop Artists Have Blessed Us With In 2018

Let’s face it: 2018 has been a great year for female artists in K-pop. From fresh, new faces to the ever-familiar veterans of the industry, these ladies have all been killing it in their own, unique ways. And although some people like to say all girl groups sound the same, I’m going to prove to […]

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June Girl Group Brand Reputation Rankings Revealed

The Korean Business Research Institute has published this month’s brand reputation rankings for girl groups! The rankings were determined through an analysis of the consumer participation, media coverage, interaction, and community indexes of various girl groups using big data collected from May 7 to June 8. Rookie girl group (G)I-DLE made a splashy debut in […]

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Watch: BTOB’s Yook Sungjae, MAMAMOO’s Moonbyul And Solar, Wanna One’s Yoon Ji Sung, And More Participate In 2018 Ice Bucket Challenge

More stars have participated in the 2018 Ice Bucket Challenge! On June 7 and 8, various actors and singers posted videos or photos of themselves taking part in the challenge to show their support for Seungil Hope Foundation’s construction of Korea’s first hospital for patients suffering from Lou Gehrig’s disease. Actress Ha Yeon Soo posted […]

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May Girl Group Brand Reputation Rankings Revealed

The Korean Business Research Institute has published May’s results for brand reputation rankings among girl groups! The ranking is based on the analysis of consumers’ participation, media coverage, interaction, and community indexes for 107,418,362 pieces of big data on about 50 girl groups from April 10 to May 11. TWICE topped this month’s brand reputation rankings with a […]

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Cube Entertainment Rises With New Generation Of Idols

Cube Entertainment has met its second golden age with its new generation of idols. The first golden age of Cube Entertainment was when they found and debuted BEAST and 4Minute. Although BEAST was a boy group, their music was known to be loved by everyone regardless of gender. 4Minute also proved successful with their catchy songs […]

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Korea Remembers Victims Of The Sewol Ferry Disaster On Its 4th Year Anniversary

On April 16, 2014, a passenger ferry on its way from Incheon to Jeju Island sank while carrying 476 people. 304 crew members and passengers, mostly students of Danwon High School, died from the incident. Four years have passed since the Sewol Ferry disaster. On April 16, 2018, the first memorial ceremony organized by the Korean […]

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