The music world as I know it has been vastly upgraded with the existence of Spotify and iTunes. I can stream SO MUCH MUSIC and take my albums with me wherever I go. On the other hand, kpop is nothing if not prolific, with solo projects and covers alllllll over the place. Thanks to the intricacies of licensing, not all of my favorite music is available on my favorite streaming sites, so I have to turn to YouTube. Come see which videos I watch over and over again because I can’t get that sweet sound anywhere else!Continue reading
One kpop tradition I’ve come to love is the farewell song that kpop idols record before they go into the military. Being a fairly new kpop fan, the ones I’m most aware of come from SHINee and BigBang (lo, the reach of BigBang!). So enjoy below five goodbye songs from some of my favorite boys.Continue reading
I have to admit there are a LOT of kpop songs that evoke a certain feeling in me of stretching out to reach someone or something — and they aren’t all from OSTs (just most of them). Come chat Kpop Songs of Longing with me!
I have to start this post with a disclaimer: I know nothing about the technicalities that go into making a good rap. All I know is what sounds good to my ears, and what makes me punch the air when I hear a particularly good solo. So, in no particular order, here are my five favorite kpop songs with EXCELLENT raps.
Well, hello there. I’m sorta new here and also sorta not. A few of you may recognize me, but most probably won’t. My name is Dongsaeng and it’s been a while since my days back at The Crazy Ahjummas. I’m grateful to Kmuse and the other Fangirls for giving me a chance to crash their KPop party though here on Dramas with a Side of Kimchi and fangirl over my favorite group. Continue reading
Day 10 has us sweating and moving to those Kpop songs we love to listen to while exercising. Come join us for a pumped up Kpop post and be sure to share your favorites in the comments. Continue reading
Oops. We had this post planned a few months ago and then it got a bit lost in the blogging shuffle. But we still have a few weeks of summer left so it is the perfect time to get that last bit of summertime cruizin in before school starts again. So join Clkytta & Kmuse as they share their favorite songs to blast in the car while the days are warm and long. Continue reading