That Woman Writes Lyrics That Man Composes Music
America’s Billboard featured Girl’s Day’s “Darling” music video on their page as an article.
In Billboard’s K-Pop column, Girl’s Day’s “Darling” music video was put under the spotlight on the 15th of July, in which the article wrote about the characteristics of the song and music video, as well as the charms of the girls. . ... Read more
Music & Lyrics: The Wicked Witches of f(x) Written by Laura On September 7, 2014
Five years are both a long time and a feared number in the life of an idol group. Many disband before they even reach it, or they have to see members leave the group for a variety of reasons (especially under SM). While f(x) have faced similar problems over the course of the last few months, I want to take this opportunity of their fifth anniversary to look back at the great music they have created. . ... Read more
Music & Lyrics: Just the Way You Are Written by Camiele On August 19, 2014
As far as beauty standards go, South Korea ain’t exactly a beacon of aesthetic diversity. There’s a certain “norm” that pervades society and manages to keep both men and women worried about general acceptance. That’s not to suggest that South Korea is the only country that adheres to strict standards of beauty, not by a long shot. But it’s pretty clear in its modern culture that certain characteristics are not only desired, they’re expected. . ... Read more
Music & Lyrics: Orange Caramel and My Sushi are Dada! Written by Alolika On September 24, 2014
What is Orange Caramel’s success mantra?
No matter how much one thinks about it, it is nearly impossible to pin down the core reason for Orange Caramel’s success. However, there is an abstract ‘something’ oiling their smooth running sub-unit career. Their music is nothing ground-breaking; their choreography is restricted to simple moves, and their fashion often garish. The general consensus is that OC is concept-oriented but honestly, what in the world is OC’s concept? . ... Read more
Teen Top treat fans previews of their upcoming tracks from album “EXITO”.
Aside from the snippets of the audios, we could also enjoy the eyecandies and few lyrics which come along. The album includes a total of songs including title track “Missing”, “Alone”, “Cry”, “Love Is..”, “Remote Control”, and L.Joe”s self-written song “Love U”.. ... Read more
Jang Beom Joon of Busker Busker released an adorable music video for his latest single “Difficult Woman,” that seemed to be based on his own experience of becoming a father. . ... Read more
Music & Lyrics: Nell and Their Laments of Life Written by Laura On July 23, 2014
For the newest installation of Music & Lyrics, let’s leave the world of pop music for a while and take a look at the alternative side. When it comes to indie music in South Korea, Nell must surely be considered as one of the best-known groups both nationally and internationally. Their haunting music, Kim Jong-wan‘s soft but urgent singing, and certainly their elaborate lyrics have garnered them a legion of fans over the years. . ... Read more
Music & Lyrics: The Bad Boys of B1A4 Written by Laverne On October 6, 2014
Debuting in 2011, B1A4 has slowly but surely built up a loyal fanbase over the years with catchy songs and funny music videos. They’ve even managed to become somewhat known as artists for their involvement in their latest mini album, Solo Day, having written and produced all the songs themselves. . ... Read more
G-Dragon is loved and supported for not only his strong and special vocal, but also the gifted song-writing skills.
This singer has previously asserted his talents through a slew hit songs of BIGBANG. Recently, G-Dragon has continued to make another milestone in this field. The famous singer will co- operate with YG Entertainment and write the two songs for YG Entertainment‘s new girl group.. ... Read more
Zico teased fans with a small snippet of the lyrics to “Extraordinary Woman“!
“Extraordinary Woman” is the first song on Block B“s upcoming mini-album “H.E.R“. The song”s composed by Zico and Poptime, with lyrics by Zico and Park Kyung, and arranged by Zico and Poptime. . ... Read more