The Best 25 K-Pop Releases Of 2020: As Decided By A Proud Fanboy

Whew, 2020 really was a ride, wasn’t it? In a year when all we could really do was stay inside, I’m not exaggerating when I say that K-Pop really kept me going. Being a fan of so many groups – and always eager to find out about new debuts – always having new music to look forward to kept me with something to be excited about when there wasn’t much else. And now that the dramatics are out of the way, I’d like to treat you to the best 25 releases of the year – as decided by me. This was such[…]

My Favourite K-pop Songs of 2020 Quarter 3: From BTS to Wonho

I had quite a few surprises between July and September in terms of K-pop and what I was enjoying from the new releases. Any repeat reader of my blog (thanks, if you are!) will know I’m a girl group stan and hardly listen to any boy groups. But not only did BTS land themselves in my favourite songs from quarter three, so did another boy group and a male soloist. I said in my favourite K-pop songs of 2020 quarter 2 that the girls were really taking centre stage, but the boys were back in quarter 3. BTS – Dynamite[…]

My Favourite K-pop of 2020 Quarter 1: From ANS to Weki Meki

It’s safe to say 2020 has been a weird year so far, what with everyone being stuck inside and the world coming to a bit of a standstill because of coronavirus. It’s affected the world of K-pop, naturally, with some releases pushed back and, on a more physical level, Korean music shows filming without audiences. With that in mind, the groups and artists that have released music so far this year have done incredibly well to keep going in what must have been quite scary and challenging conditions. Groups like Hinapia, (G)I-dle and Blackpink all pushed back their comebacks that[…]