K-Pop

BTS: why the world’s best-selling boy band is splitting up
BTS
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BTS: why the world’s best-selling boy band is splitting up

South Korea’s compulsory military service may be a factor in ‘hiatus’
15 Jun 2022
Big hit for investors: BTS label valued at £3.2bn in IPO
K-pop stars BTS
In Brief

Big hit for investors: BTS label valued at £3.2bn in IPO

Demand soaring for shares in the K-pop group’s management company
29 Sep 2020
K-pop star apologises for coronavirus prank
Kim Jaejoong
In Brief

K-pop star apologises for coronavirus prank

And other stories from the stranger side of life
2 Apr 2020
Why has Seungri retired from K-pop?
seungri
In Brief

Why has Seungri retired from K-pop?

Megastar to join the army amid sex scandals
12 Mar 2019
K-pop stars ‘look too similar’, government complains
BTS
In Brief

K-pop stars ‘look too similar’, government complains

Backlash to 50-page guide encouraging broadcasters to diversify their line-up
20 Feb 2019
What is K-pop? South Korean music goes global
2NE1
In Depth

What is K-pop? South Korean music goes global

Take a look inside the music industry whose top super-group is worth more than One Direction
8 Aug 2016
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