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 2: From Apink to Sunmi

Just try and imagine I’m sharing this list in July, when I originally intended to. I think everyone has felt the strain of the pandemic and lockdown, and while I got off to such a motivated start as time went on, so did my interest in doing anything exciting. But here I am, back with a retrospective look at, in my opinion, the best releases from April to June. At the start of the year, the K-pop industry was only just starting to see the effects of the pandemic however, apart from a few heartbreaking casualties (Hinapia, I will always[…]

Best K-pop songs of 2019 – Part 2 – Hwasa to Weki Meki

Following from the Best K-pop songs of 2019 Part 1, which ended with my favourite new group of the year, Hinapia, here’s the (highly anticipated, I’m sure) second and final part. As with part 1, artists and groups mentioned on this list only have one entry each, regardless of how many of their songs I loved from this year. I’m looking at you, Mamamoo. There’s even another token boy group on the list, which will come as no surprise if you’ve read my favourite debuts of January to April post. No big introduction for part 2, let’s get straight into[…]