The notion of K-pop playing a less traditional role is surprising to some, as in Korea there is pressure to conform to hegemonic identities and roles. Bang Si Hyuk, the producer of BTS, claimed the fast growth of their fanbase strongly relied on Twitter, on which they are able to post their moments and share with the world. Stanford Graduate School of Business. These larger organizations contain multiple fanclubs within their structure. Insinger Hwangbo entered the European music industry for a short period when she released the single R2song, reaching 1 on the world's largest dance music site JunoDowload, being successful in both the United Kingdom, Europe and Korea; becoming the first Asian artist to achieve it.
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That makes the cost of a downloaded song about 10 cents on average. As "Gangnam Style" has demonstrated, your music is global too. Korean Wave Korean hip hop Korean rock Trot. For other uses, see KPOP disambiguation. Accessories included baseball caps worn backwards,  bucket hats and do-rags.