Sorry Bangtan, but BTS Broke Your Record (‘Spring Day’ MV Review)

There is nothing that BTS and ARMY cannot achieve. BTS’ release of the music video for “Spring Day” and their new album “Wings: You Never Walk Alone” has been one of the most highly anticipated comebacks of 2017, which is shown through the record number of pre-order sales that have been recorded for their album….

MC Jin ‘Nobody’s Listening’ Album Review

After what seems like an eternity, fans of MC Jin, one of underground hip-hop’s living legends, are finally being gifted more of his original music. What’s more incredible is he’s offering the full-length album completely free of charge. What’s better than an artist who just owns his craft gifting people the results of their creativity? Make no…

Dean ‘Limbo’ Album Review

After 11 months of anticipation, fans of DEAN can now rest easy and revel in some truly marvelous new music. On Feb. 16 single album “Limbo” was released with a small amount of fanfare—Dean hosting a 30-minute countdown to the premier of the music video for lead single “Come Over.” After admittedly having the inevitable…

DAY6 Digs Up Painful Memories in ‘You Were Beautiful’

South Korean band DAY6 has steadily been rising in popularity since their debut in 2015 under JYP Entertainment. After their entry into the music industry with “Congratulations,” the boys came back in 2016 and 2017 with hit tracks “Letting Go” and “I Wait,” sparking curiosity and tugging at the heartstrings of many. While DAY6 has not garnered…

Alan Z “Distance” Music Video Review

Have you ever watched a video for a new song and wondered what connection the music video and song have with each other? The lyrics have nothing to do with what is happening in the video and leaves the viewer confused. Well, that will not happen when you watch “Distance” by Alan Z. Alan Z…

Zion.T ‘OO’ Album Review

After announcing his addition to the Black Label last year, Zion.T has finally released his first album with the YG subsidiary. Fans had to wait nearly four years for the soul crooner to release his sophomore full-length work. Considering the somewhat less-than-stellar impression of anything YG nowadays, many expressed concern his illustrious return would go…

Zion. T is Back and Adorably Awkward in ‘The Song’

While it may be strange seeing him under the new YG Black Label, Zion T has returned with all of his usual sweetness and wonder with his self-produced track, “The Song”. The iconic glasses are back! By now fans have accepted that a sighting of Zion. T without his glasses is rare, but like his…

Artist Review: BTS – Part 1

Looking back at the past year in the world of Korean music, it would be safe to dub 2016 as the Year of Bangtan. This will be the first of many artist reviews in honor of their accomplishments, and each one will take into consideration details like sound progression, concept execution and standout moments for each…

SHINHWA ‘Touch’ Review

On January 5th, 2017, CJ E&M Music posted the long-awaited comeback music video for veteran group SHINHWA. The single from the group’s 13th album, “Unchanging”, called “Touch”, is not your typical breakup and regret song, even though regret is one of the major emotions that can be felt in this song and video. The video can…

Behold, the Most ‘TT’ Music Video in K-Pop

Everyone was “like TT” during TWICE’s recent comeback, with cute hand signs and bobby music, but prepare to be “like TT” for real; the tears will be plentiful, and the sobs will be ugly. About four years ago, a little-known duo named 2BiC released the music video for their song “Made Yet Another Woman Cry.”…

Ravi ‘R.Eal1ze’ Album Review

On Jan. 9th, almost a year after the release of his mixtape “R.EBIRTH,” VIXX’s lead rapper and songwriter, Ravi, gifted fans his first EP. “R.Eal1ze” seems to be the next in a series of albums the idol rapper intends to release, no doubt as an extended solo project to fully unpack the various sides of his…

Kris Wu Drowns in the ‘Juice’ with His New Music Video

After his recent break into the American music industry with his English solo “July”, Chinese actor and singer Kris Wu is back with another video! His new music video and song are titled “Juice” and feature in the new movie XXX: Return of Xander Cage. The movie, which is scheduled to come out January 20th,…