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Ready Or Not, K-Pop Is Here To Stay

Just a few short years ago, it seemed unlikely that the K-pop wave would ever truly break on the US, with multiple attempts to break into the market falling short. This all changed with the rise of BTS, bringing K-pop into the American mainstream, and while you still won't here much K-pop on US radio, it seems it's here to stay. _________________________ Guest post by Bobby Owsinski of Music 3.0 A few years ago it seemed inconceivable that Korean Pop music, known as K-Pop, would ever...
Tags: Music, US, United States, Apple Music, K Pop, Nielsen Music, Bobby Owsinski, Steve Aoki, Dua Lipa, Blackpink, Pandora Music, Billboard `` Spotify

Festival Pass: Just Like Heaven doubles down; time travel to Coachella 2008

Festival Pass is a weekly newsletter that lands in your inbox on Thursdays. When we cover festivals in the field, you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. Festival Pass for Thursday, Feb. 14 Happy Valentine’s Day to you, music and festival lover. Thanks for reading and making this fun. On the festival front this week, Desert Daze announced its first act for 2019 and it’s Stereolab! Stereolab reminds me of college in Boston and our group of friends who always shared music. My friend Nate, who ...
Tags: Stephen Colbert, Boston, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Music Festivals, Coachella, San Bernardino, Stereolab, Phoenix, Inglewood, Jenny, Fonda Theatre, Roger Waters, Nate

K-pop girl group Blackpink make U.S. TV debut, announce Forum concert in April

Now that K-pop boy band BTS is famous enough to present an award on the Grammys, it’s probably time to get familiar with the next big thing from South Korean pop music, Blackpink, a girl group that made its American television debut on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” on Monday. Blackpink had already started building buzz in early January when they were announced as part of the lineup for Coachella in April. The K-pop girl group Blackpink made its U.S. television debut on “The Late Show ...
Tags: Music, TV, Stephen Colbert, Abc, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Colbert, Good Morning America, Coachella, Linkin Park, Sara, Inglewood, Anaheim, Sunset Strip, El Tri

Watch BLACKPINK Make Their US TV Debut On Colbert

When the Coachella lineup came out last month, one of the best surprises was the inclusion of BLACKPINK, the South Korean girl group who are quickly becoming a massive global phenomenon. BLACKPINK have only existed since 2016, and they only just released their debut album BLACKPINK In Your Area in December, but there … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Stephen Colbert, US, Colbert, Tour Dates, Blackpink

Post Malone, Greta Van Fleet and K-Pop’s Blackpink Power UMG Pre-Grammy Showcase

Who knew the future of music is… guys with guitars? You might have thought otherwise during most of Universal Music Group’s annual pre-Grammy “Music is Universal” private showcase Saturday, during which hip-hop, R&B, Latin music and K-pop were heavily represented. But at the end, it suddenly turned into an old-fashioned rock concert, thanks to short […]
Tags: News, Grammys, Post Malone, Universal Music Group, Lucian Grainge, J Balvin, Michele Anthony, Greta Van Fleet, Blackpink, Malone Greta Van Fleet, Blackpink Power UMG

UMG pre-Grammy showcase features Post Malone, BLACKPINK, YG

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Post Malone, who is competing for record and album of the year Grammys, closed out Universal Music Group’s annual pre-Grammy showcase, which was also highlighted by YG dissing President Donald Trump and K-pop sensation BLACKPINK, who made their U.S. debut performance. Malone, who is nominated for four Grammys, talked about hurting […]
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Ap, Nation, Donald Trump, Malone, Universal Music Group, Blackpink

K-Pop Breakup! BLACKPINKs Jennie and EXOs Kai Split

BLACKPINK’s Jennie and EXO’s Kai. Han Myung-Gu/WireImage; Han Myung-Gu/WireImage It’s a sad day for K-pop fans. BLACKPINK’s Jennie and EXO’s Kai have split just weeks after confirming their relationship. Celebrity Splits of 2019 “It is true that Kai and Jennie have recently parted ways,” SM Entertainment said in a statement on Friday, January 25, according to Just Jared. South Korean cable network SBS funE reported that the pair broke up to focus more on work. However, SM Ente...
Tags: Instagram, Religion, SBS, US Weekly, Exo, Indio California, Jennie, SM Entertainment, Kai, Blackpink, Han Myung Gu WireImage, MUSIC CELEBS, EXOs Kai Split, Kai Han Myung Gu WireImage, Jisoo Lisa, Ariana Grande Childish Gambino Tame Impala

Nielsen Music 2018 Report: On-Demand Streams Up 49%

Nielsen Music has released it 2018 Year-End Highlights. The survey shows a year of significant overall industry growth, with total album equivalent audio consumption up 23% over 2017, driven by a 49% increase in on-demand audio song streams compared to 2017. A similar analysis of 2018 stats by BuzzAngle Music saw a 42% increase in on-demand audio streams. The top-streamed on-demand song (audio+ video) was Drake’s “God’s Plan” with over 1.5 billion total streams, topping the Billboa...
Tags: Music, Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Ariana Grande, Bradley Cooper, Kendrick Lamar, Lady Gaga, Drake, Nielsen, Florida Georgia Line, Zedd, Tyra Banks, Exo, Gracenote, Bruce Houghton, Golden Globe

This Week's YouTube Music Charts: Ariana Grande, Mariah Cary and More

This week's YouTube Music Charts finds Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next’  at #1 on the Global Charts, the Charlie Puth and Selena Gomez collaboration crossed 2 billion views and Christmas classics are climbing the charts. Highlights: After its record breaking debut, Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next” lands the #1 on the  Global Top Songs  and charts in over 20 countries and territories, including the U.S., the U.K., the Netherlands, New Zealand and South Africa. The video earned over 55M ...
Tags: Music, Disney, US, South Africa, Ariana Grande, Mark Ronson, Selena Gomez, Miley Cyrus, Drake, Idina Menzel, Mariah Carey, Travis Scott, Charlie Puth, Bruce Houghton, Cardi, Jennie

Ariana Grande Breaks Yet Another YouTube Record

Ariana Grande's "Thank U, Next" just broke yet another YouTube record. In addition to being biggest music video debut in YouTube history, earning 55.4 million views in it's first 24 hours, its is now also the fastest video to earn 100 million views, reaching the milestone in under four days following the release of the video on Friday, Nov. 30 at 3pm ET. photo: YouTube screenshot Grande is also now Spotify's most streamed artists worldwide and the  "Thank U, Next" single is #1 on the ...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Taylor Swift, Youtube, Marketing, Adele, Ariana Grande, Eminem, Selena Gomez, Music Business, Bruce Houghton, J Balvin, Nicky Jam, YouTube & Video, Blackpink, Thank U Next

Ariana Grande Breaks Spotify, YouTube Records, BTS Falls

Ariana Grande has become Spotify's most streamed artists worldwide. The milestone comes as her "Thank U, Next" video breaks YouTube all time record for the most views in the first 24 hours of its release. photo: YouTube screenshot "Thank U, Next" single is #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for the third straight week. sheesh. thank u. — Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) November 30, 2018 Grande reached the Spotify global milestone after passing 46.9 million...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Taylor Swift, Youtube, Marketing, Adele, Ariana Grande, Eminem, Selena Gomez, Music Business, Bruce Houghton, J Balvin, Nicky Jam, YouTube & Video, Blackpink, Thank U Next

While You Were Laughing At Mariah Carey She Was Making Yet Another Dope Album

Do you remember what you were doing the night of December 31, 2016? Just after midnight, I was at home watching Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve With Ryan Seacrest, still smarting from Ohio State's brutal loss to Clemson in the College Football Playoff, when onto my screen bounded Mariah Carey, apropos of nothing. Carey … More »
Tags: Music, Kacey Musgraves, Nicki Minaj, Ryan Seacrest, Kings of Leon, Juliette Lewis, U2, Ariana Grande, Queen, Jennifer Lopez, Miley Cyrus, Britney Spears, Lil Wayne, John Legend, Clemson, Ohio State

Prepare To Be Spooked: It’s Christmas Album Time Again

It's late October, which means we're deep into the most terrifying season of the year: that moment when all kinds of musicians unveil their new Christmas albums. That's right, it's time to continue the treasured annual tradition that is Stereogum's Halloween holiday music guide. More »
Tags: Music, Lana Del Rey, Kacey Musgraves, Taylor Swift, Aretha Franklin, Kanye West, Sufjan Stevens, Bastille, Gwen Stefani, Diplo, Ellie Goulding, Jaden Smith, Britney Spears, Drake, John Legend, Chrissy Teigen

K-Pop's Blackpink features in latest NBC Promo for 2018 Olympic Winter Games

In it's lasted promotional spot for NBC’s broadcast of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Games, former Olympian and Olympic commentator Johnny Weir promotes the new Google Home and K-Pop with a simple instruction: "Hey Google, play my K-pop playlist!” The 30-second-long clip which is making the rounds on social media begins and ends with samples of "Whistle" by K-Pop girl group, Blackpink. Both Johnny Weir and fellow co-host Tara Lipinski then dance up a storm to the song. “Whistle” is one of Blackp...
Tags: Google, Featured, Nbc, Advertising, Thailand, Pyeongchang 2018, Sponsored Post, Johnny Weir, Tara Lipinski, Pyeongchang, South Korea Australia, Warner Bros Justice League, Google Home, 2018 Winter Olympics, Gloria J, Blackpink