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Meet Jungkook, the face of Kpop who proves his insane popularity, sweeping media and locals off their feet

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Yes, Meet Jeon Jungkook, the face of Kpop who proves his insane popularity, sweeping media and locals off their feet. Jeon Jungkook has the world shook with his insane amount of talents and charismatic visuals. To say that Jungkook isn’t one of the most popular stars now would be an understatement. He got Beyoncé’s attention on him, and that’s just a major life achievement. 

He’s too cute and pretty with perfect visuals that no one can resist Jeon Jungkook. With amazing personality and good heart, the staffs are always filled with praises for him behind the scenes. 

Recently, K-Pop Stans took it to themselves to abolish White Supremacists hashtags, fighting to bury racist propaganda and elevate the voices of Black Lives Matter. Their work has been well appreciated by media, and they didn’t fail to give a special mention to Jungkook when summing up the power of kpop stans. Yahoo News went further to say, “A quick Twitter search for ‘Jungkook,’ a member of K-Pop band BTS, returns thousands of fan accounts.” – The sentence alone shows how irresistible Jungkook is that people just can’t stop talking about him. 

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Memes have been circulating around, and tons of fancams with Jungkook’s charming face dancing and singing flawlessly have filled Twitter so much that locals are asking ‘Who is this guy?’. His flawless face just seems to be everywhere. 

And, this doesn’t just stop there, ARMYs have been having fun tricking local news TV channels into either thinking he’s a graduate or he’s a baby. Either way, we should have known the main vocalist of BTS was born for greatness when his baby picture appeared in New York Times Square. 

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These aren’t the only times Jungkook was given most attention. Jungkook has the business world wrapped around his pretty perfect fingers. Business media don’t fail at mentioning Jungkook when talking about BigHit going public on Seoul Stock Exchange. “On several occasions BTS main vocalist Jungkook has caused a rush of followers on products even in the USA with just a tiny gesture.” – Capital 

Jungkook’s economic impact of making products sell out was highlighted by Paris Stock Exchange site, ‘BFM Bourse’. He wasn’t named the ‘Sold out King’ for nothing. 

With such keen attention on Jungkook, swiftly turning non-kpop fans to kpop fanatics, it’s no wonder locals only seem to know his name when speaking of Kpop. 

Hazel Page is a 24 years old student, currently pursuing her final year in University as a English Major. She’s a freelancer who loves writing articles and blogs on the latest news in Kpop. Her hobbies well include playing the piano, and reading many books. She’s a dedicated good listener and a quick learner as well. You can contact her hazelpage26@gmail.com for any inquiries.

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BLACKPINK Tops The NEW K.ID’s Weekly Chart With The Release of ‘THE ALBUM’

NEW K.ID, the No.1 TV channel for all K-Pop entertainment and source (https://cutt.ly/NEWKID), announced its weekly chart for the 1st week of October.

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NEW K.ID, the No.1 TV channel for all K-Pop entertainment and source (https://cutt.ly/NEWKID), announced its weekly chart for the 1st week of October.

[Weekly Idol]

BLACKPINK is making history. BLACKPINK’s first studio album that was released on October 6th, ‘THE ALBUM’, once again shattered both everyone’s expectations and the sales record. The world’s only music sales tracker that has big data on K-pop, Hanteo Chart, revealed that BLACKPINK sold more than 590,000 of their highly anticipated album since its release. This doesn’t come as a huge surprise following ‘THE ALBUM’ surpassing one million in pre-order sales. Since its digital release, ‘THE ALBUM’ ranked #1 on the iTunes album chart in 57 different countries while landing 7th on the Apple Music album chart, showcasing their global popularity. Half of the songs featured on the album broke into the Spotify Chart Top 10 with ‘Lovesick Girls’ ranking 3rd, ‘Bet You Wanna’ ranking 4th, ‘Pretty Savage’ ranking 8th, and ‘ICE Cream’ ranking 10th. Furthermore, ‘Lovesick Girls’ Music Video also surpassed 100 million views on YouTube within only 75 hours since its release, becoming BLACKPINK’s 22nd video to get more than 100 million views on YouTube.

[Weekly Hot News]

Ranked at #3, AKMU’s Lee Su-hyun is finally making her long-awaited solo debut. AKMU’s agency, YG Entertainment, revealed a poster teasing Su-hyun’s solo debut on October 5th. The poster shows a space illustration with a UFO driver’s license under Su-hyun’s name. Last August, YG Entertainment announced that AKMU is preparing a comeback in 3 phases. Su-hyun’s solo debut since AKMU’s debut 6 years ago will be the first installation of their comeback. YG official remarked that Su-hyun’s first solo single will be out of ordinary and will most definitely surprise the listeners with never heard sounds. The agency also commented that Su-hyun will be showcasing a side of her never seen before as a duo in AKMU and that the song will become a mainstream hit.

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At the 5th place is TREASURE who released the Music Video of ‘B.L.T’ out of the blue. ‘B.L.T (BLING LIKE THIS)’, which is featured on TREASURE’s second single album, ‘THE FIRST STEP : CHAPTER TWO’, is a song that tells the story of a shining galaxy and making memories while stargazing the endless space. Although ‘B.L.T’ was not a title track, it garnered similar popularity and reception as their title track, ‘I LOVE YOU’. Fans fell in love with the upbeat sound and TREASURE’s signature bright personality showcased in ‘B.L.T’. Naturally, fans have been asking for a music video of ‘B.L.T’ ever since. The music video, which shows the 12 members candidly having fun among one another, is getting a great response from TREASURE MAKER. TREASURE is solidifying themselves as the super rookie of K-Pop with ‘I LOVE YOU’ topping iTunes top song chart in 9 different countries.

Ranked at #10, NCT is making a comeback on October 12th with ‘NCT – The 2nd Album RESONANCE Pt.1’. The new album will capture NCT 2020’s identity and their individual personalities and is expected to be one of the biggest NCT projects thus far. The album will include contributions from all 21 original members plus 2 new additional members. Furthermore, the album will include an afrobeat song, ‘Music, Dance’ from NCT 127, hip-hop dance music, ‘Déjà vu’ from NCT DREAM, catchy music with the synthesizer, ‘Nectar’ from WayV, and more. It is also anticipated to include more different genres of songs such as acoustic and R&B hip-hop. ‘NCT – The 2nd Album RESONANCE Pt.1’ will be releasing on October 12th at 6 PM KST.

NEW K.ID, the only TV channel that allows viewers to enjoy K-POP Idol-related content programming 24/7 and exclusive episodes curated from 10K+ videos, is available at CH 511 for free on LG Smart TVs and XUMO apps on all Internet-connected devices.

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BTS ‘DNA’ music video has surpassed 1.1 billion views on YouTube

BTS’s DNA music video YouTube views released three years ago exceeded 1.1 billion views.

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BTS 'DNA' music video has surpassed 1.1 billion views on YouTube

BTS‘s DNA music video YouTube views released three years ago exceeded 1.1 billion views.

Big Hit Entertainment said that the DNA music video exceeded 1.1 billion views for the first time among BTS music videos at 7:28 am on May 5.,DNA is the title song of BTS‘ mini album Love Yourself Seung (LOVE YOURSELF HER), released on September 18, 2017.

The music video visually expresses the message through virtual reality and scene transitions that seem to cross space, and the choreography of BTS across individuals, units and groups also fills the screen.,BTS is the first Korean singer to enter the Billboard main single chart Hot 100, and the album recorded simultaneously entered the main album chart Billboard 200.,DNA has been on the Hot 100 for four consecutive weeks, and the album has been on the Billboard 200 for six consecutive weeks.

BTS has 26 billion views and music videos including DNA.,Following DNA, Boy With Luv has exceeded 970 million views, and Fake Love, Idol and MIC Drop remixes have exceeded 700 million views.

Meanwhile, the music video views of BTS member Jay Hop’s solo song Chicken Noodle Soup also exceeded 200 million views at around 3:08 a.m. on the same day.,Chicken Noodle Soup, released last September, is a re-created song by quoting a chorus in the same title song by Webstar and Young B.,He worked with American singer and actor Becky G. Jay-Hop in Korean, and Becky Z in Spanish.

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