6. Kpop: Roots And Blossoming Of Korean Popular Music

by Changnam Kim

6. Kpop: Roots And Blossoming Of Korean Popular Music

  • ISBN-13: 9781565913318
  • Author(s): Changnam Kim
  • Subject: Art & design styles: from c 1960
  • Publisher: Kodansha Europe Head Office
  • Imprint: Hollym
  • Publication Date: 01-07-2012
  • Format: p/b

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The Korean popular music consumed overseas under the banner of K-pop is pop and dance music performed by idol groups, who have mainly emerged since the 1990s and have come to enjoy popularity among teens. Since the 1990s can be considered the period in which K-pop directly took root, the development from the 1990s up through the 2000s when the popular music of the new generation entered the global spotlighted under the name of K-pop will be examined in this volume.
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The Korean popular music consumed overseas under the banner of K-pop is pop and dance music performed by idol groups, who have mainly emerged since the 1990s and have come to enjoy popularity among teens. Since the 1990s can be considered the period in which K-pop directly took root, the development from the 1990s up through the 2000s when the popular music of the new generation entered the global spotlighted under the name of K-pop will be examined in this volume.