K-pop Essays

  • K-Pop Case Study

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    1. Improved K-pop Show Contents Since the globalization of K-pop, the demand for Korean popular music contents has been diversified throughout Asia. To meet the needs of fans wanting to see K-pop stars directly before them, Korean production companies, broadcasting companies and non-profit foundations increased overseas performances and prepared for alternative channels such as internet live-streams. But they could neither satisfy fans in quantity nor in quality. K-pop fans in Asia did not enjoy

  • Cultural Diplomacy In South Korea

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    South Korea in Building Its Soft Power and Cultural Diplomacy Through Its Culture and Technology: Case Study of K-Pop Music Industry I. Abstract In these recent years, South Korea has becoming one of the influential soft powers by attracting others by its cultures, especially on it entertainment aspects. South Korea nowadays in this globalized world also in its attempt to build and strengthen its diplomacy through the cultures they have. The cultures of South Korea are now becoming trends not only

  • Hallyu: The Korean Wave

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    1. Introduction Hallyu is came from the Chineses term “Hánlíu” which can be easily translated “the Korean wave” is a term which shows the popularity of Korean culture especially music (K-pop), dramas, foods and fashion. This wave became extremely popular in Asian countries such as Vietnam, China, Thailand, Singapo, Hongkong and so on. Besides, in recent years, the Hallyu is also widespread in Europe and American and be well-known over the world. Since the turn of the 21st century, South Korea

  • South Korea Essay

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    Speaking of South Korea, I become enthusiastic. It is an indisputable fact that for many years up until now, the ‘Hallyu’ or K-POP Wave, has rapidly spread throughout the globe. Thanks to all types of Korean entertainment, I got to know South Korea much better and fell in love with this fantastic country. The next thing I knew, when I was in 10th grade, I felt an urge to study in South Korea. The notable cultures, variety kinds of food, excellent public transport systems, advanced technology and

  • Taeyeon Paragraph

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    Taeyeon developed energetic activity while being proud of a title called "monthly Tae Young" this year. At first Taeyeon ran around in the K-POP world in triple title music called "PARTY" "Lion Heart" "You Think" from July to August for girl's generation. Taeyeon released the first solo album successively in October. In title music "I ," Taeyeon participated in words by oneself. Taeyeon went

  • Korean Audience Reception Theory

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    Numerous of Korean cultural products (K-Pop), comprising of television dramas, movies and songs gained extremely fame from the East to the Southeast Asian region, the end of 1990s. Furthermore, the Asian economic crisis in 1990s led to influenced Asian buyers to exercise Korean cultural products. In Indonesia, Korean drama series gain a promising reception from countless generation of fans. This snowballing number of Korean dramas flourished on various television stations in Indonesia.This study

  • Bangtan Boys Case Study

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    charts all over the world, including iTunes. BTS was the first Korean artists to rank 1st with their official album in top music chart in America, which is ranked according the sales volume of albums. They also continued the record by making the K-pop chart of Apple music full of Korean tracks. BTS got the Shortly award on Best in Music and the Billboard Music Award for Top Social Artist which is a highly competitive award. They have to compete with the top rank artist all over the world, including

  • Cultural Influence Of Korean Culture

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    The popularity of Korean culture has been increasing both in Asian countries and this has spread to other parts of the world in recent years. The forms of cultural influence from Korea are movies, songs, dramas, fashion, food, and beauty. This form of influence is known as Korean wave or Hallyu. In countries like Indonesia, the presence of Hallyu Culture or Kpop affected people to be aspired to be what they idolized from that culture (Burhanuddin, 2016). The influence of the culture continues to

  • Surreal Experience In Korea Essay

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    A Surreal Experience in Korea It was only like a blink of an eye when the Korean wave has reached its highest peak and conquered Philippine television. Many have adapted and have even lived out a lifestyle as in a Korean way. And I was one of the many. I was one of those who got captivated and became a huge fan of Korean Dramas. Full House, Winter Sonata, Empress Ki, My Love from the Star were among the Korean dramas I was totally crazy about. I was impressed how creative Koreans are when it comes

  • Soh Ye Jin

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    Soh Ye-Jin is an actress and model from South Korea, She was born in January 11 of 1982, in the present she is 33 years old, her tal lis 1.65m, and the zodiac sign is Capricorn. So Yeh was participated in many k-dramas like “Personal Taste (2010)”, “Secret Garden (2010)”, “Shark (2013)” and movies like “Blood and Ties (2013)”, “Happy House (2015)” and the most recently “Princess Deokhye (2016)” Soh Ye-Jin was participated in the movie “Happy House; House Full of Hapiness or Home Sweet Home” with

  • K-Pop Marketing Mix

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    These market-oriented features in K-pop cast a doubt on the fans’ activities as exerting their agency. Interestingly, with consumptions of K-pop related products (e.g., listening to K-pop music and participating in the concerts, purchasing secondary commodities, such as K-pop stars’ photos, socks with their caricatures, posters, etc. – no matter how far the concert is held or the stores are ), a majority of interviewees claimed that K-pop stars are not (or less) related to commodification and consumerism

  • Speech About K-Pop Culture

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    or Hallyu has invaded our world through K-Pop? Well, the answer for the question above is a sound YES as you can tell it by observing the people around you. This is because people nowadays especially teenagers are influenced by the South Korean Culture. First of all, K-Pop plays a crucial role in leading a path for people around the world to know South Korean Culture better. Of course, similar to other musics in the world, we can enjoy listening to K-Pop ranging from R&B, hip hop music, electronic

  • Korean Cosmetics: Popularity Of The K-Pop Culture

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    Chapter 2: Literature Review 2.1 Overview of Korean cosmetic As the popularity of the K-pop culture hits the global, there is also an increase in the interest of Korean fashion and life style. Due to this interest, there is a positive perception towards related Korean products and Korean cosmetics are one of them (Han, 2011). Korean cosmetics are indeed widely known and appreciated worldwide with exports to 129 countries reaching $1.45 billion in 2014, according to the Korean Customs Service (Koreanet

  • The Pros And Cons Of Korean Pop

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    K-Pop: The Music Genre That Reigns Supreme K-Pop, also known as Korean Pop music, is a worldwide phenomenon that is sweeping the nation from the other side of Earth. Originating from the small country of South Korea, K-Pop is a vast genre that has many components to it. From well thought out concepts to catchy songs, K-Pop has so many aspects that make it better than some of the other genres of music. Despite how effortless idols make it seem to sing and dance their several performances on stage

  • Eunhyuk Research Paper

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    "Eunhyuk is a South Korean singer-songwriter, dancer and actor. He is a member of the K-pop boy band Super Junior and their subgroups, Super Junior-T and Super Junior-H. In 2011, he joined Super Junior's Mandopop subgroup, Super Junior-M and the duo Donghae & Eunhyuk; active in China and Japan respectively." Eunhyuk is 29 years old. He is born on the 4th April 1986. His height is 5.7 foot ( 1m76 )and he weighs 58 kg "He was born in Neunggok-dong, South Korea. His born name is Lee Hyuk-jae. Eunhyuk

  • Korean Pop Video Analysis

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    Korean Pop, also known as K-Pop, is a genre of music originated from South Korea. K-Pop is known for its idols, who tend to be very beautiful and talented, the vibrant colors and use of unique concepts. There are also many K-Pop groups with a range of 2 to 24 people in a groups. Most K-Pop groups have very strong fan bases due to their fan service, and abilities to speak multiple languages, this gives them the ability to connect with international fans making it popular outside of South Korea. One

  • Egg Whipping Machine Case Study

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    There will be ten full-time workers hired in the first year to run honey-walnut cake factory in the first year. One people will be need to add eggs into egg whipping machine, one people need to add sugar into egg whipping machine. There other people are needed in the next step, shift flour, adding sunflower-seed oil, add honey to dough machine, then one more people need to put prepared dough into oven. Besides, two people will be responsible for cutting and packaging, and they will be organized in

  • Eggless Cupcakes Research Paper

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    Eggless Chocolate Cupcakes - A recent addition to my pressure cooker baking list. To be more specific, I have made these eggless chocolate cupcakes in my pressure cooker without oven. You can follow the same recipe and bake in your oven. Eggless cupcakes I made my first frosting when I tried these egg free chocolate cupcakes. I was very happy with the results. There may be many of you who wants to make cupcakes in cooker for so many reasons. It is an awesome feeling to see the cupcakes beautifully

  • Is Music A Form Of Art And Culture

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    music includes symphonies, operas, and ballets. Popular music includes country music, folk music, jazz, and rock music. But the focus is on Popular Music ( Pop Music). According to Infog.ram (2014), from all the genres of music, only Pop Music got almost half of the statistics with 46% . And it is fortified by Brandon[Graille] (2014), that Pop music is the most paid type of music along the 71% people who buy this kind of stuff. It is reflected also to some of the international music awards that

  • Korean Pop Music

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    the freedom to select on what suits best for them. As in Asian regions, “K-pop” or also known as Korean Pop music has successfully grabbed the Asian attention since the 90s. Originally derived from Southern Korea, K-pop has stolen the spotlight among the Asian audiences. In the last decade, the K-pop music phenomenal has tremendously increased its popularity across different countries in Asia. There are also some successful K-pop artists managed to expand their music across The United States market