As the South Korean entertainment, beauty and food industry takes the world by storm, the dictionary is ‘riding the crest of the Korean wave’.
The South Korean boy band cancelled global tours and resorted to online performances due to Covid-19. Now, they are turning back to the stage with a concert series titled “Permission to Dance on Stage” on dates in November and December.
South Korean boy band BTS danced its way through the UN to promote global goals tackling poverty, inequality, injustice and climate change ahead of the annual UN gathering of world leaders.
HBO Max said more than 15 celebrity guests will make an appearance, including David Beckham, Justin Bieber and K-Pop band BTS.
Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish and Harry Styles win top prizes while Beyonce become the most awarded female artist in Grammy history.
Like all major awards shows, this year's Grammy Awards will be a toned down – with a mix of live and pre-taped performances – in compliance with restrictions of the coronavirus era.
No Korean celebrities had received exemptions, but the new bill will ensure entertainers recommended by the culture minister can defer their service to age 30.
Beyonce's nominations come mostly from her song "Black Parade," which celebrated Black culture and activism and was released during a summer of nationwide protests over systemic racism and police killings of Black people in the United States.
“BE” – an eight-track record – is the South Korean boy band’s fifth Korean-language studio album with their latest single “Life Goes On” on the 2020 AMAs line-up.
Ceremony held at a virtual stadium full of waving and cheering fans for the event, with acts appearing in pre-recorded performances from wherever they were located and winners accepting awards to camera.
A group member's remark on promoting US-Korean relations referring to the Korean War provoked attacks from Chinese internet users and state media.
The question is whether to make the seven-member boy band serve in the military, away from their fans for two years?
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