K-pop: Korea's Musical Explosion (Nonfiction - Young Adult)

K-pop: Korea's Musical Explosion (Nonfiction - Young Adult)


"Featuring quirky horse-riding dance strikes and an infectious digital beat, an not likely tune video and its top synthetic historical past in 2012. In December of that 12 months, ""Gangnam Style"" reached a billion hits on YouTube the main perspectives ever. probably in a single day, the South Korean pop famous person at the back of the hit Psy (Park Jae-sang) grew to become a loved ones identify.

But Psy is simply a part of the tale. different South Korean pop sensations akin to ladies' new release, 2NE1, and BigBang are a part of an international sensation referred to as Hallyu, or the Korean Wave. South Korean bands are acting to offered out arenas around the globe, and fanatics cannot get sufficient of South Korean track, movies, tv, foodstuff, and manhwa (cartoons).

K-Pop: Korea's Musical Explosion lines the adventure of South Korean pop tune, from the early affects of yank rock 'n' roll within the Nineteen Fifties to the luck of a tiger-eyed sensation referred to as Rain, who wowed American audiences within the early 2000s. detect how this Korean Justin Timberlake, and people who got here after him, rose via South Korea s star-making procedure via grueling labor to seduce overseas audiences with their tight choreographies, impossible to resist beats, outrageous clothes, and fascinating level exhibits. you will turn into a part of the K-Pop fandom international too!"

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