Looking for something exciting to do during the pandemic? Check out this book talk at 1:00 – 2:30 (PST) on April 30, (sponsored by the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies and Africana Studies at California State University, Dominguez Hills). Register here.
One of the first things I wanted to do with my book, Soul in Seoul: African American Popular Music and K-pop, is to recognize K-pop’s history and development. Placing K-pop within a historical context is crucial to the way we ultimately understand it. K-pop is often seen in present-day terms. It is described and treated…
“My Everything” is a track from Brown Eyed Soul’s Soul Free. Image: “Brown Eyed Soul, Promo (GoKpop),” Hallyu Harmony, accessed August 14, 2014, http://kpop.omeka.net/items/show/250.
“Dance All Night” is a track from g.o.d’s album, Chapter 2. Image: “g.o.d, Promo (Soompi),” Hallyu Harmony, accessed August 14, 2014, http://kpop.omeka.net/items/show/384.