What I’m Listening To: January 2017

Yes…I know this is late. But, the ‘Favs & Fails’ series is late because it was getting a few ‘new year, new me’ changes for the sake of clarity and organization. The first change is that music will now get it’s own monthly wrap up, while things like, books, variety sows, dramas, specials, current events, etc will become the ‘Favs & Fails.’ The second change … Continue reading What I’m Listening To: January 2017

[CLOSED] GIVEAWAY: WIN A Copy of Blonote (English Version)

We’re kicking off the new year right, with a GIVEAWAY! We’re giving the gift of positivity, motivation, and good word to one of our readers/followers by giving them one (1) copy of the ENGLISH VERSION of Tablo’s latest book, Blonote! It’s super easy to win! Just follow these two steps and then stay tuned to the site and our social media for the winner on … Continue reading [CLOSED] GIVEAWAY: WIN A Copy of Blonote (English Version)

Take It Or Leave It: What’s Coming to 2017 & What’s Staying In 2016

New Year, New Kpop! We finally got through the rough year that was 2016 and have already made it a week into our fresh start. But, just because we’re making a new start doesn’t mean we can’t bring some of the good things with us into 2017. Here is my list of things we want to take to 2017 and the stuff we can leave the hell … Continue reading Take It Or Leave It: What’s Coming to 2017 & What’s Staying In 2016

[Shout Out To 2016] BEST Albums of the Year

I took a little break for the holidays, took some mental health days, got one with the fam, and now that I’ve collected myself  I decided to throw myself back into the throughs of stress by coming at you one last Shout Out to 2016! I wrecked all my nerves trying to rank my 50 fav songs of 2016, so this BEST Albums list is going … Continue reading [Shout Out To 2016] BEST Albums of the Year

[Shout Out To 2016] Favourite Songs Of The Year: Honorable Mentions

My 50 favourite songs of 2016 is over, but there were a few songs that didn’t make the cut but are still deserving of a shout out! Just like with the TOP 50 list, there are other 2016 suggestions under some of the artists, and each suggestion is linked to save you search time on YouTube. 습관적 아이러니 (Habitual Irony) 넬 (Nell) | C I’m not very … Continue reading [Shout Out To 2016] Favourite Songs Of The Year: Honorable Mentions

RESULTS of the 2016 A247 Awards

It’s been a week since the polls on the 2016 A247 Awards closed, the votes have been tallied and boy did you guys really showed up for your favs in this year’s A247 Awards!! Check out all the winner from this year’s unofficial awards:   Don’t forget to check out our other SHOUT OUTS TO 2016!! Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram, and Google+ Continue reading RESULTS of the 2016 A247 Awards

[Shout Out To 2016] TOP 50 Favourite Songs of 2016: #1

Dumroll! I’m not even gonna keep you. Without further adieu, my pick for number one song of 2016 is… #1 | 멀리멀리 (Far, Far Away) by G-Soul G-Soul Knocked. It. Out. Of. The. Park. this year, with his single album “멀리멀리.” G-Soul was able to tackle the genre of Reggae in a way a lot of other Korean artists don’t. Artists like Skull and Ha Ha … Continue reading [Shout Out To 2016] TOP 50 Favourite Songs of 2016: #1

[Shout Out To 2016] TOP 50 Favourite Songs of 2016: #10 To #2

We’re reaching the home stretch ya’ll! All week long I’ve been counting down my TOP 50 favourite songs of 2016, and we’ve finally entered the top 10. Be sure check in tomorrow to see my number 1 song of the year! #10 | Bonnie & Clyde by DΞΔN DEAN had another superb year this year! In addition to featuring, writing for, and working with just … Continue reading [Shout Out To 2016] TOP 50 Favourite Songs of 2016: #10 To #2

[Shout Out To 2016] TOP 50 Favourite Songs of 2016: #20 to #11

I’m back with #20 thru #11 of my fav songs of 2016 list. Let’s jump right in, shall we? #20 | Bermuda Triangle ft. 크러쉬 (Crush) & DΞΔN by 지코 (Zico) I left a spot open on my list when I heard the holy grail of collaborations was getting ready to be release to the world, and I was not disappointed. I appreciate everything that each … Continue reading [Shout Out To 2016] TOP 50 Favourite Songs of 2016: #20 to #11

[Shout Out To 2016] TOP 50 Favourite Songs of 2016: #30 to #21

#30 | 우리 이젠 어디로 (Where Do We Go From Here?) by 지소울 (G-Soul) #29 | Divin’ by 긱스 (Geeks) It’s been a looong three years since we’ve gotten a release from Geeks. Finally, after spending the last few years building their solo heeareers, towards the end of this year Geeks has started releasing music again, and “Divin’” is the first of two singles they’ve released … Continue reading [Shout Out To 2016] TOP 50 Favourite Songs of 2016: #30 to #21

[Shout Out To 2016] TOP 50 Favourite Songs of 2016: #40 to #31

#40 | Breathe by 루나 (Luna) Other great 2016 releases from Luna: The 1st Mini Album- ‘Free Somebody’ [Album] #39 | Nice ft. G2 & 화사 (Hwasa) by 베이식 (Basick) Other great 2016 releases from Basick: Sunday In My Bedroom ft. 비오 (B.O) #38 | Monster by 엑소 (EXO) Other great 2016 releases from EXO: See Lotto, Artificial Love, Lucky One, Cloud 9, Freal Luv … Continue reading [Shout Out To 2016] TOP 50 Favourite Songs of 2016: #40 to #31

[Shout Out To 2016] TOP 50 Favourite Songs of 2016: #50 To #41

What would a Shout Out To 2016 be without a best songs list? So of course, here is is a collection of songs that have a permanent place on my playlist that I think everyone should include on theirs! Look for ‘One To Watch’ next to artists I think are…well are one to watch. They had a great year in 2016 and I think they … Continue reading [Shout Out To 2016] TOP 50 Favourite Songs of 2016: #50 To #41

[Playlist] 12 K-Songs With The Word Christmas In The Title

Merry Christmas! Are you looking to take a break from turning up in favour of dressing in your ugliest sweater or fav feety pajamas as you bask in the glow of your trimmed tree? Are you in desperate need of a Kpop  soundtrack to help you get into mood of the most wonderful time of the year? Look no further dear readers! We’ve compiled a straightforward and easy, clickbait playlist … Continue reading [Playlist] 12 K-Songs With The Word Christmas In The Title

[Shout Out To 2016] Biggest Trends Of 2016: Shy Shy Shy

TWICE took the Kpop world by storm with their infectious and addictive song “Cheer Up.” Everywhere we turned we say people doing the dance, a cover of the song, but no part of that song went more viral than Sana’s famous “Shy Shy Shy” line, which found it’s way to Hollywood. Shout out to one of the year’s biggest trends of 2016, Shy Shy Shy…ing, all the … Continue reading [Shout Out To 2016] Biggest Trends Of 2016: Shy Shy Shy

[Shout Out To 2016] Peeps We Lost In 2016

Kpop has seen a lot of huge groups lose members and/or disband in recent years, but 2016 has seen the largest exodus (see what I did there) with some of the biggest names in Kpop splitting up or going solo. Here is our shout out to all the groups we lost in 2016. 4minute 4minute called it quits this year after shifting the blame for their obvious impending split … Continue reading [Shout Out To 2016] Peeps We Lost In 2016