The OG Kpop Queen BoA returns with her track “CAMO” and the Kpopcast crew takes a critical look at her recent hit. Continue reading
There’s no doubting that Seventeen’s “Don’t Wanna Cry” channels the essence of Chainsmokers’ “Closer,” but does it resonate with Carats and kpop fans? Continue reading
PSY’s two new songs may very well be a shallow boast on hooking up with hot chicks in his 40s, but we discuss possible subversive themes behind the music.
Post production note: it is more likely that “New Face” was filmed at the Venetian in Macau – not Las Vegas. Peter was tired and confused.
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With the completed debut for the kpop group loved by international fans, we take a critical look at K.A.R.D’s latest “Rumor” release.
It’s hard to evaluate Minzy’s solo debut without 2NE1’s baggage, but Kpopcast hosts give this title track a shot.
Songs highlighted in this episode:
– Kisum’s “Sleep Tight”
– Double Eight’s “Booster”
– SF9’s “Easy Love”
– MiSO’s “KKPP”
The Kpopcast reviews Taeyeon’s “Make Me Love You” for Daebak or Not, and spotlights other weekly top picks. The Taeyeon assessment begins at 18:00. Continue reading
In a more somber look at a sensitive topic, we explore the role and the way Kpop has responded to the Sewol Ferry incident. We welcome Kpop contemporary, Tamar Herman, who has previously written on the issue. Continue reading