Trainees live together in a regulated environment and spend many hours a day learning music, dance, foreign languages and other skills in preparation for their debut. K pop has been remarked that there is a "vision of modernization" inherent in Korean pop culture.
These concepts are the type of visual and musical theme that idol groups utilize during their debut or comeback.
Do not use machine translations like Google or Bing. Fashion in South Korea K-pop has a significant influence on fashion in Asia, where trends started by idols are followed by young audiences. Smooth, pale snow-white skin, and rosebud lips are also desirable. Follow Title Guidelines Submission titles should be detailed and direct.
South Korean embassies and consulates have also organized K-pop concerts outside the country,  and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs regularly invites overseas K-pop fans to attend the annual K-Pop World Festival in South Korea.
An example subgroup is Super Junior-K. If you dislike a group, ignore threads about them. No Piracy This includes links to sites which promote or facilitate piracy as well as direct links to pirated materials such as torrents. Accessories included baseball caps worn backwards,  bucket hats and do-rags.
Link to Detailed Rules 1. Do not post hateful comments about artists, songs, or their fans. This "robotic" system of training is often criticized by Western media outlets. Systematic training of artists[ edit ] See also: This allows songs and artists to be marketed to a wider K pop around the world.
With the maturation of female idol groups and the removal of bubblegum pop in the late s, the sets of female idol groups focused on following the fashion trends of the time, many of which were revealing pieces. New idol groups will often debut with a concept well known to the market to secure a successful first debut.
The latest promotions of the girl groups Baby Vox and Jewelry exemplify these trends of hot pants, micro miniskirts, crop tops, peasant blouses, transparent garments and blouses on the upper part of the torso.
Concepts can also be divided between general concepts and theme concepts, such as cute or fantasy. No Throwback Posts Please only post current releases, performances, and variety appearances.
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To portray a natural and corny image, the accessories were limited to large bows, pompom hair ornaments and hair bands. Fashion trends from the late s to early s can largely be categorized under the following: Audiovisual content[ edit ] Although K-pop generally refers to South Korean popular music, some consider it to be an all-encompassing genre exhibiting a wide spectrum of musical and visual elements.
This is because the copyright holders, Korean entertainment companies are not much attached to the copyright regime, but they are willing to share their music through YouTube and other SNS. Similarly, increasing numbers of K-pop bands use English names rather than Korean ones. Include English Translations Articles that are entirely in Korean must include an English translation or detailed summary.
When combining multiple singers, the singers often switch their positions while singing and dancing by making prompt movements in synchrony, a strategy called "formation changing" Korean: For some commentators, the reason for this is because the genre can be seen as a distilled version of Western music, making it difficult for K-pop to find acceptance in these markets.
The Bank of Korea has attributed the rapid surge in cultural exports since to the increased worldwide popularity of K-pop. To choreograph a dance for a song requires the writers to take the tempo into account.
This look was nearly impossible to gain naturally, giving rise to the popularity of circle contact lenses, plastic surgeries, and skin-whitening products.
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Single-line or Twitter translations are not sufficient. Remember to add flair to your post after submitting. Sometimes sub-units or sub-groups are formed among existing members. Respect All Artists and Fans Personal attacks, racism, and hate speech will not be tolerated.
No Group-specific Fluff Forbidden: No Idol Pics Except Teasers Direct image posts, gifs, and gfys of idols are forbidden with the exception of official teaser images, announcements, and behind-the-scenes.
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K-pop (Korean: 가요, kayo) (an abbreviation of Korean pop or Korean popular music) is a musical genre consisting of dance, electronic, electropop, hip hop, rock, and R&B music originating in South Korea.
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