“I like to speak my mind because I feel like, in the idol world, it's very rare to find that.”
From making songs on a ukulele in her parents' guest bedroom to performing at Lollapalooza, 21-year-old Mxmtoon opens up about her journey into pop stardom — and why this era of viral fame has the opportunity to reshape the entertainment world.
"Through this era I’m hoping I can learn more about myself."
Allen Ma, a Taiwanese American rapper and member of the boy band Cravity, sparked backlash for saying K-pop “appreciates — not appropriates — many different cultures.”
The rising K-pop act spoke to BuzzFeed's Daebak Weekly about their first full-length album and their first year as a group.
"It's an honor and rare opportunity to receive so much love and support from so many people."
K-pop stars the Boyz spoke to BuzzFeed News about making new music and missing their fans.
"P-pop means the world to us. I hope it will help notice Filipino and Southeast Asian artists."
"Looking back, I think the expression of our song lyrics and melodies have become not only more free, but enriched as well," Dowoon told BuzzFeed News.
We're ready to love.
"The intro is awesome. Jungkook is awesome."
The South Korean R&B singer and current member of Got7 spoke with BuzzFeed News about releasing his single “Switch It Up,” going solo, and scuba diving.
From audition to debut, what does it take to make an idol?
"The mentality was, ‘It doesn’t matter; just train, train, train.’"
This first event of its kind replaced the award show's "Person of the Year" gala.
The game is afoot.
Very sorry about this.
MAKE HIS POCKETS HURT!
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Wearing outdoor shoes inside? In this economy??
Apologies in advance to all our aunties reading this.