With K-pop’s growing popularity it is hard not to be aware of the genres now global dominance. Seattle got a taste of K-pop in the form of G Dragon during his 2017 world tour. The fashion/ music icon tore up the KeyArena stage and proved why he and others like him are achieving such incredible success in the music industry.
More recently, America was reminded of the breakthrough genre at this year’s Winter Olympics closing ceremony in South Korea. Across the world, fans tweeted about the boy band EXO 8 million times in just 4 hours. EXO were also joined by K-pop sensation CL who performed hits such as “The Baddest Female” and “I Am The Best.” In 2018 you can expect K-pop to continue its surge in popularity and make sure to be on the look out for some of the genres stars to grace a stage near you.