Back in November girl group Rania announced the addition of Kpop’s first black idol, Alexandra. At first it sounded like Korea and Korean music was at the beginning stages of incorporating real diversity to reflect it’s new, international fanbase. However, that ray of hope quickly got blacked out. Rania released their MV for “Demonstrate“ immediately after the announcement, but Alexandra was nowhere to be found, the reason allegedly being … Continue reading Rania’s Makestar Account Closed, Which Confirms My Theory About Alexandra
It’s the end of another year in Kpop, which means one great thing here at the Asia 24/7 *drumroll* the return of the A247 Awards!!! We are back with both old and new categories and invite all our fellow Kpop fans to vote! Polls (below) open on December 1st and will remain open to repeat votes until December 15th, then check in on December 22nd … Continue reading VOTE In The 2015 A247 Awards
Thanksgiving is around the corner in the States and the new year is almost here. 2015 has been a interesting year for Kpop, and in the season of giving of thanks we have a list of all the things from 2015 that we are truly grateful for. That B.A.P survived legal issues with their agency They did the impossible For “Call Me Baby“ and that it didn’t sound ANYTHING like the … Continue reading What We Were Thankful For in 2015
So…after a two year hiatus Rania has returned with a new MV for “Demonstrate” and new member Alexandra, and African America 21 year old rapper. Interestingly enough, despite getting Kpop fans all over the world in a tizzy over the groundbreaking addition of member Alexandra, she is nowhere to be found in the new MV. Apparently, there were Visa issues and she couldn’t make it. … Continue reading We’re ALREADY Off To A Bad Start: Does DR Music Have Shady Intentions For Alexandra?
Rania just dropped a new teaser for their comeback, “Demonstrate,” and in an unprecedented move, they have added new member, Alexandra, an African-American girl. The 21 year old is from Kansas and was signed to Def Jam Records. While she was planning to debut here in the U.S she got an offer from Rania and signed to become an official member. She can be seen in … Continue reading May This Day Go Down In Black History: Rania Adds Kpop’s First Black Member