How anime inspires a generation of rap and hip-hop

Whether you love it or hate it, anime has become firmly entrenched in our cultural mind. As well as being the inspiration for much of Western animation’s own action sequences (à la Avatar: The Last Airbender, Transformersand scooby-doo), more obvious anime references appear regularly in mainstream media. Big celebrities like …

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K-pop stars BTS meet Biden, ‘devastated’ by surge in hate crimes

Reuters Wed, Jun 1, 2022 11:58 AM Last updated on: Wed, Jun 1, 2022 12:06 PM South Korean boy band BTS met with President Joe Biden at the White House on Tuesday to discuss hate crimes targeting Asians. Photo: Reuters “> South Korean boy band BTS met with President Joe …

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Midori Takada, Background Music Legend: “In Japan, Artists Keep Reaching Old Age” | Music

Jhe sight of Midori Takada whipping between drums, cymbals and marimba is something few observers forget. She is a bewitching performer of great physical intensity. So her introduction as a “70-year-old percussionist” ahead of a performance at Melbourne’s Rising Festival – kind of like calling Paul McCartney an 80-year-old guitarist …

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J-Pop Superstars YOASOBI Unveil New Song ‘好きだ [Sukida]’

J-Pop Superstars YOASOBI Unveil New Song ‘好きだ [Sukida]’

Today, rising J-Pop duo YOASOBI unveil a new song “好きだ [Sukida]- meaning “I like you.” This is the second track the duo has released as part of an ongoing collaboration with Naoki Award-winning songwriters Rio Shimamoto, Mizuki Tsujimura, Miyuki Miyabe, and Eto Mori. “好きだ [Sukida]is based on Mori’s original novel, …

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K-pop group NCT Dream releases their new Beatbox music video. look

NCT Dream has released a repackaged album and its music video, Beatbox. The repackaged album consists of 15 songs, including 4 new tracks. New NCT Dream Music Video “Beatbox” STRONG POINTS NCT Dreams releases the music video for their new Beatbox song. NCT Dream is a sub-unit of NCT and …

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W♥M: 4MIX

Read more Oneus Oneus, Liberty Hall. $55-$75 Molly Tuttle and Golden Highway, Bottleneck. $25 Lil Tecca, Uptown POSTPONED – Coming to Granada-Lawrence April 23… ONEUS twitter/official_ONEUS The boy group “K-Pop Act To Watch”, Oneus (stylized as ONEUS), have released their …

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Paradox Live Media Mix Project To Receive Anime TV Series In 2023

Avex Pictures has announced that its multimedia project Live Paradox will receive a television anime series in 2023. More information about the anime’s production and international release will be revealed at a later date. Avex made the official announcement during their worldwide broadcast of the Live Paradox dope show concert. …

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K-pop Edition concert in Manila – Manila Bulletin

K-pop boy group NCT Dream has left South Korea for the “Begin Again: K-pop Edition” concert to be held in Manila on May 29. NCT Dream’s Renjun, Jeno, Jisung, Chenle, and Jaemin arrived at Incheon International Airport on the afternoon of May 28 to board their flight to Manila. NCT …

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20 Best Nintendo DS Games of All Time

As is the case with the course of the franchise, combat in this game focuses on timing and is generally more action-oriented than the typical RPG. Even better, the script comes across as one of the funniest (and arguably the best) from a series known for its excellent writing. The …

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New music books to read this summer

You’d be forgiven if you listened to “It’s Gonna Rain”, an early work by American composer Steve Reich, and came to the conclusion that it wasn’t music as you heard it. The song premiered in 1965 and features the lyrics of a Pentecostal preacher delivering an impassioned sermon on Noah’s …

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88rising on That Coachella Set and the community that made it happen

Hikaru Utada emerged from a cloud of smoke on a Coachella stage. They launched straight into their hit “Simple and Clean,” from the beloved Kingdom Hearts soundtrack. Between Rich Brian and Jackson Wang, the Japanese pop superstar performed his greatest hits, from “First Love” to “Automatic.” It was a surreal …

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Sriya Lenka, 18, Odisha, becomes India’s first K-pop star

BHUBANESWAR: K-pop or Korean pop, a music genre immensely popular around the world due to its craze among young people, got its first-ever Indian star after 18-year-old singer from Odisha, Sriya Lenka was cast as to be one of the new group members of K-pop group, Blackswan on Thursday with …

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Indie-rock trio Last Dinosaurs announce new album “From Mexico With Love”

After sharing their sunny new single ‘CDMX’, Brisbane indie-rock trio Last Dinosaurs are proud to announce their forthcoming full album From Mexico With Love which will be released on November 4th via Nettwerk. The ten-song effort was self-produced by the trio with the help of Australian producer James Agnus. Pre-order/pre-register …

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Hear Wednesday Campanella’s Vibrant Record ‘Neon’, Their Debut With New Singer Utaha

Japanese pop group Wednesday Campanella has released a new EP, “Neon”, which marks the recording debut of singer Utaha. Released Wednesday, May 25, the eight-track project marks the first full-length recording with new lead singer, Utaha, since founding vocalist KOM_I left last year. Wednesday Campanella also released a lavish visual …

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EXCLUSIVE: KINGDOM is about the “Ascension” in K-pop and the “History of the Kingdom: PartⅣ”. Dann’

The dominance of this K-pop masterpiece is spread across seasons, time, countries, cultures, and virtually every touchpoint in a grand, all-encompassing theme. Flamboyant in nature and even better with each return, KINGDOM presents an enriched vision of highlighting the world’s many differences, its strange similarity and its solidarity. In an …

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Three Things with Kumi Taguchi: “It really hurts my heart that I don’t take care of Piglet well enough” | SBS

SSince 2021, Kumi Taguchi has been the host of Insight, the mainstay of SBS taking a closer look at current affairs. This year, the program has delved into everything from catfishing to conspiracy theories and the ramifications of unexpected deathbed confessions. Next Tuesday at 8:30 p.m., the show will look …

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The J-pop star who let her fans choose her songs

From Nishikasugai, Aichi, Japan, Vicke Blanka burst onto the scene and pulled out a Album of 35 songs, all chosen by the fans. Already on the occasion of the 5th anniversary of his first album, slave of love, Vicke Blanka returns with a move that is certainly unique. Celebrating this …

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Japanese Breakfast, Jason Isbell on stage – Billboard

Japanese Breakfast, Jason Isbell and Brittany Howard are among the artists performing at the 2022 A2IM Libera Awards, which will be held on June 16 in a hybrid streaming/in-person format. The virtual ceremony will air at 6:30 p.m. ET exclusively on A2IM’s YouTube channel. The online broadcast will feature performances …

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NCT Dream, SHINee’s Key, And More K-Pop Idol Groups Mark The Return Of International Shows At The Big Dome

MANILA, Philippines – The Big Dome is once again opening its doors to foreign artists as it hosts the country’s first live international show in two years with Start Over: KPOP Edition. Taking place on May 29 at 5 p.m., the concert will feature South Korean artists NCT Dream, SHINee’s …

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Albanese voted Australia’s leader in complex poll

Australian Prime Minister-elect Anthony Albanese, right, and his partner Jodie Haydon walk with their dog, Toto, in Sydney, Sunday, May 22, 2022. Albanese has vowed to rehabilitate Australia’s international reputation as a latecomer to change climate with reductions in greenhouse gas emissions. (Dean Lewins/AAP Image via AP) Dean Lewin PA …

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K-pop social media: BTS RM, J-Hope, Jin look adorable in casual clothes, Blackpink Lisa stuns in white

” class=”lazy img-responsive” data-src=”https://www.iwmbuzz.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/k-pop-social-media-bts-rm-j-hope- jin-look-adorable-in-casuals-blackpink-lisa-stuns-in-white-920×518.jpeg” width=”920″ height=”518″ alt=”K-pop Social Media: BTS RM, J-Hope, Jin is adorable in casual clothes, Blackpink Lisa stuns in white” /> BTS and Blackpink are two of the most popular K-pop groups in the world. With a legion of fans around the world, the stars have …

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Kibera rapper defies critics

Music Kibera rapper defies critics Saturday, May 21, 2022 Phinoshey (Elber Meso), a rapper and producer rummaging through vinyl records at the Melodicas Music Store in Nairobi. PICTURES | BOWL By BILL ODIDIMore from this author Summary Phinoshey Elber Meso, the 22-year-old rapper and producer from Kibera in Nairobi whose …

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Meet Michelle Zauner’s Group – Hollywood Life

“From Shea Stadium to SNL.” This is how a Japanese breakfast fan summed up the news that the group would be performing on the May 21 episode of saturday night live, referencing Shea Stadium, the DIY venue in Brooklyn. Japanese breakfast, led by michelle zauner, have been part of the …

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JP Crawford, power hitter? Mariners shortstop shows more pop

On opening day in Minneapolis, the Mariners announced a five-year, $51 million deal for shortstop JP Crawford, who they say is just beginning to scratch the surface of the player he will become. . The current version, however, is quite good. Crawford is tied for fifth in the American League …

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Japanese psych band Kikagaku Moyo take farewell tour ahead of indefinite hiatus

Earlier this year, Japanese psych band Kikagaku Moyo announced they would be taking an indefinite hiatus after their 2022 tour. It’s always surprising when a group of successful globetrotters call them one day at the top of their game. , and that their multitudes of fans got pissed off in …

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Link2Gain and Fanverse are teaming up to promote K-POP NFT assets and communities for massive online exposure.

Stockholm, Sweden – May 17, 2022 — Link2Gain.com and Fanverse are pleased to announce that they have entered into a development and distribution partnership which will give Link2Gain the exclusive rights to market and sell various digital content generated by Fanverse’s Social Digital platform throughout the European region. . The …

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Rina Sawayama announces new album Hold The Girl

Rina Sawayama has revealed the title and release date of her brand new studio album. Breaking the news via Instagram, the Japanese-born British singer-songwriter confirmed that the album would be titled hold the girland will land on September 2. The second studio album by the rising star of alternative pop, …

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Antis nitpick TWICE’s Encore concert in the US stadium, K-pop fans say, “Let them cry”

TWICE and their fans are living their best life right now as the girl group continues to make history with their concerts. They had the highest attendance concert of any K-pop girl group in North America and were also the first to announce an encore concert. They also became the …

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Miso Extra smashes its first-ever festival set at The Great Escape 2022

Making her very first festival appearance since bursting onto the scene in late 2021, Extra Miso performed his own brand of ‘good vibes only’ hip-hop melodies to a packed crowd in Brighton’s seafront arches as part of this year’s Great Escape Festival. Kicking off the set with his first single …

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The National Folk Museum explores how close folklore is to our lives

A black and white photograph of a traditional Bukcheong lion game from around 90 years ago, taken by Korea’s first archivist and folklorist Song Seok-ha (1904-1948) during the Japanese occupation of Korea ( 1910-45). [NATIONAL FOLK MUSEUM OF KOREA] The Bukcheong Lion Play dance is featured in BTS’s music video …

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Vernon Kay Dressed As Elvis Idol To Perform At Las Vegas Wedding

SWAGGERING on stage dressed as the king of rock ‘n’ roll, Vernon Kay’s childhood dreams had all come true. The Elvis Presley superfan had borrowed a jumpsuit to perform at a Las Vegas wedding – and despite initial nerves, he quickly ’embodied the spirit’ of his idol. 9 Boasting on …

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🌱 BK Subway Shooter Pleads Not Guilty + NYC Scores 1 Million COVID Deaths

Hello New York! The weather this weekend may not be the best – it’s definitely wetter than my personal preference – but there’s a lot going on, from street fairs to cultural parades to music festivals. art. On a more serious note, the man accused of the Sunset Park shooting …

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Christian Nodal teases collaborations with BLACKPINK & MOMOLAND

nodal christian gives fans a glimpse of the exciting business ventures on his horizon, which could include some very unexpected collaborations. During a Twitch stream on May 1, Nodal spoke to fans about what could be some new music, teasing a project with K-pop girl groups BLACKPINK and MOMOLAND. “I’m …

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The Los Angeles Chargers Create A Wild Anime Intro For Their 2022 Schedule

The NFL’s Los Angeles Chargers have turned their 2022 schedule into a wild anime intro that references One Piece, Naruto, Attack on Titan, and more. Complete with a J-Pop-style background track, the two-minute trailer first mimics some classic anime intros by showing a handful of players in dramatic poses. Once …

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North Korea fires 3 ballistic missiles amid first virus outbreak

FILE – This photo distributed by the North Korean government shows what it says is a test firing of a Hwasong-17 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), at an undisclosed location in North Korea on March 24, 2022. Independent journalists were denied access to cover the event depicted in this image distributed …

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With BTS shows packed and BamBam joining the Warriors, the Bay Area has become a K-pop hotspot

BTS performs “Butter” at the 64th Annual Grammy Awards in Las Vegas in April. Photo: Chris Pizzello/Associated Press What a time to be a K-pop fan in the Bay Area. The region has become a top destination for top artists from the hyperkinetic and mind-blowing genre of Korean pop music …

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Pan-Japanese committee meets to promote Sapporo’s Olympic bid

Members of the Ukrainian team climb the Olympic rings to pose for a photo in the Olympic Village of the 2022 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 14, 2022, in Beijing’s Yanqing district. Funders from Sapporo, Japan to stage the 2030 Winter Olympics have come together to promote their bid. The Japanese …

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Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Reflects on Pre-Coachella Anxiety – Billboard

On May 7, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu took the stage at Line Cube Shibuya in Tokyo for her first concert since returning to Japan after her first-ever performance at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and a sold-out concert at the Fonda Theater in Los Angeles. last month. To explore …

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Miami F1: Inside the paddock for Miami’s insane, over-the-top and speed-crazed F1 weekend

At the other end of the complex (you can get there by gondola) is an area called The Beach, where a trio of low-speed bends allowed fans to get a bit longer glimpse of their favorite cars and drivers. . There are grandstands at The Beach. Several blocks from sheds. …

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K-pop: TXT tackles the breakup in a new EP

Promotional photo for K-pop boy group Tomorrow X Together’s extended play ‘Minisode 2: Thursday’s Child’. Photo: Twitter/@BIGHIT_MUSIC Up and coming boy band Tomorrow X Together (TXT) are back, laying bare the emotional turbulence of breakups through their new extended play (EP). The five-piece band unveiled their fourth EP “minisode 2: …

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Cherry blossoms bloom across Hamilton. Go see them before they go

Pink, white and impossibly delicate, cherry blossoms have been bursting across Hamilton – but they won’t be around for long. A sure sign of spring, ornamental flowers always attract crowds of admirers and selfie-goers hoping to capture a bit of their fleeting beauty. Right now they are in full bloom. …

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For mom and pop businesses, Mother’s Day comes in a rush | Business

CANTON — At White’s Flowers, just a block away from Main Street, the flurry of activity that leads up to Mother’s Day has abated. The store is open for ultra last-minute mother rememberers, but the deliveries have all been made and things are starting to return to normal. Normal for …

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Alexandri’s triplets headline FINA Artistic Swimming World Series distance event

You viewed more than 50 articles in the last 12 months. Keep Olympic News Free Support insidethegames.biz for just £10 For nearly 15 years now, insidethegames.biz has been at the forefront of fearless reporting on what’s happening in the Olympic Movement. As the first website not to be placed behind …

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BTS’s Suga Says Psy “Paved the Way for K-pop” in America

BTS’s Suga praised Psy’s global megahit “Gangnam Style,” saying it “paved the way for K-Pop” around the world. Released in 2012, the K-pop icon became the highest-ranking Korean pop act on the Billboard Hot 100 when “Gangnam Style” peaked at number two. Since then, only BTS have broken their record, …

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Hypegolf will open the “Clubhouse” pop-up on May 14 – WWD

Hypebeast will open its first Hypegolf Clubhouse on May 14 at 27 Mercer Street in New York City. The temporary store, which will run until July 21, will feature a surreal landscape and clothing installation that shows an infinite playground inside a black box, as well as matte black and …

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K-Pop Holland star says he was attacked and called a ‘dirty gay’

Holland, one of the first openly gay K-Pop idols, said on Twitter that he was assaulted while walking in Itaewon, Seoul, South Korea on May 5. “Last night I was walking around Itaewon with my manager and a friend. Suddenly a stranger approached me and punched me twice in the …

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Morning update: Indigenous women make up half of the female population in Canada’s federal prisons

Hello, Indigenous women now make up half of the female population in federal penitentiaries, a situation Canada’s Prisons Ombudsman calls “shocking and shameful.” Last week, federal prisons held 298 non-Indigenous women and 298 Indigenous women. This is the first time the ratio has reached 50/50, the ombudsman, Correctional Investigator Ivan …

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Avant-garde pop-up Vegebond takes over

Vegebond is Aladdin Campus Dining’s traveling road show of cool plant-based takeover events that have real ability to stay on the menu. Pop-ups are essentially avant-garde tours of the latest in plant-based dishes, with items like kung pow carrot bowls, spicy miso salmon fried cereal bowls, chorizo ​​nachos plant-based, walking …

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Big K-pop corporate showdown spurs Korean activists

The event marked a stark change in the South Korean corporate scene: a millennial fund manager faced off against senior executives from one of the country’s leading entertainment companies in a YouTube debate held for the the country’s growing army of retail investors. Changhwan Lee, 35, who quit private equity …

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Aurora’s First Fridays Bring May 6 Food Truck Festival – Kane County Connects

On May 6, First Fridays brings more than two dozen food trucks to Benton Street in downtown Aurora. The popular festival returns to programming on the first Fridays in May after a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic. Organized by the Aurora Downtown group, the Food Truck Festival will fill …

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Celadon is pottery for the ages

If there are two product classes that dominate the decorative market here in the desert, they would be art glass and workshop pottery. Both are mid-century staples and add shape and color to any decor. Yet while most of our pottery comes from small home makers, some types have deep …

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Should BTS and other K-Pop stars be exempt from military service?

What happens when K-pop stars have to enlist in the military? For the past few years, South Korea has been pondering the status of male K-pop stars like BTS in relation to the country’s mandatory military service. While the issue will soon be debated in parliament in Seoul, it divides …

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Jamshedpur Tarapore School launches ‘Bookless Day’: when learning becomes fun

Mail news service Jamshedpur, April 30: In an innovative move, Tarapore School has launched the “Day Without Books” concept which is planned as a monthly event. The concept, akin to the saying “All work and no play makes Jack a boring boy”, a day without books but learning through various …

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K-pop group ATEEZ on songs, influences and tours

The 8-member K-pop group talks about their music ahead of performing at Wembley Arena in London as part of their world tour LONDON, UK — K-pop band ATEEZ will perform at Wembley Arena in London on Saturday, April 30 as part of their world tour, which has been delayed from …

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J-Pop Producer Talks Process and Origins – Billboard

Listen to modern J-pop and chances are you’ll come across a song produced by Yuki Kojima. The creator, who records and produces as Yaffle, has become the go-to architect of modern pop music in the country, helping to shape the sound of a new generation. He provided hard-hitting R&B-tinged backdrops …

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Key aspects of the Coachella audience and their interests

NEW YORK, April 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival has become one of the best-known music festivals in the world. New search driven by Maven Road finds that April 22 was the most anticipated date for thousands of festival-goers, given that after a two-year hiatus …

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Yu-Raku, one of the Bay Area’s only Japanese-Chinese restaurants, closes in San Mateo

For nearly a dozen years, Sakae Yuizuma has stood behind the red counter at Yu-Raku Restaurant in San Mateo serving up mabo dofu and steaming bowls of champon, an impressive repertoire of Chinese comfort foods, all cooked according to Japanese tastes. . In a city known as the epicenter of …

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#YunaYouAreBeautiful goes viral as MIDZY defend ITZY’s Maknae Against Haters : K-WAVE : koreaportal

Yuna from ITZY Most of the K-pop fans who spoke about Yuna’s health were really there to show their concern. But it seems that some netizens were on a totally different page. Specifically, a page filled with hate. Notably, some commenters continued to body-shame member ITZY. Although most …

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Forbes India – Music: How mandatory military service is a thorn in K-pop’s side

BTS performs during the 49th American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, U.S., on November 21, 2021. Image: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters FFor the past few years, South Korea has been pondering the status of male K-pop stars in relation to the country’s mandatory military service. While the …

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Monsta X Makes Us Fall In Love With 11th Mini Album “Shape Of Love”

Monsta X made a comeback today, April 26, with their 11th mini album, Shape of Love, featuring the title track “LOVE.” The album was originally slated for release on April 11, but was delayed due to members testing positive for COVID-19. LOVE features funky beats similar to recent Monsta X …

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Asian stocks rise thanks to Wall Street rally

People wearing face masks walk past a bank’s electronic board showing the Hong Kong stock index in Hong Kong, Monday, April 25, 2022. Asian stocks fell on Monday after U.S. stocks ended last week on a fall as global market expectations for higher interest rates continued to set the tone. …

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Elon Musk and Twitter Reach $44 Billion Deal: Live Updates

Twitter users on Monday expressed a mix of excitement, concern and skepticism over Elon Musk’s takeover of the site. And perhaps unsurprisingly, the reaction reflected the divided political and cultural nature of the ongoing conversation on the platform. The news generated several trending topics on Twitter, including Mr. Musk’s name …

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7 “Performance Genius” K-Pop Idols Whose Stage Expressions Are Totally Mesmerizing

Although it may not seem like much, facial expressions feature heavily in stage performances – and not just when an idol sings or raps! When your eye is inexplicably drawn to a specific star on stage, the reason is likely to be their face. It’s the best storytelling tool there …

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Ten confirmed dead after tour boat and 26 missing off Hokkaido

Ten people were confirmed dead on Sunday after a tourist boat with a total of 26 passengers and crew on board went missing in rough waters the day before off a World Heritage site on the island of Hokkaido, the country’s coast guard said. Aircraft and vessels dispatched by the …

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Orrin Hatch, seven-term senator and member of a Republican force, dies at 88

During the opioid crisis in 2015, he introduced a bill to restrict the power of government regulators to stop the marketing of drugs by predatory pharmaceutical companies. It later emerged that he had received $2.3 million in donations from the pharmaceutical industry over 25 years. But there were no political …

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Covid in K-pop: Astro’s Sanha sick for 2nd time in 2 months, fans say ‘rest well’

It looks like the Omicron outbreak that started in mid-January seems to be slowing down now. There were over 60 cases in January, followed by 120 cases in February in the K-pop industry. This began to affect major gigs like Blackpink Rosé’s Paris Fashion Week schedule, Loona’s performance in “Queendom …

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The gallerist recreates a tiny bit of Japan at Bodega Bay

Embedded in one wall of the living room is an antique cypress wood tansu built to store futons. The depth is perfect for hiding a TV. Above is a slate mantle with a slight curvature that mimics a curvature of the wooden deck railing above the Japanese garden. Above the …

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Afro Samurai Reveals New Cover For Director’s Cut Reissue

Titan Comics has unveiled its new cover art for the second volume of the Afro Samurai the release of the Director’s Cut manga. As reported by Anime News Network, the new art features swordsman Jinnosuke wielding his blade as he dons his iconic cybernetic teddy bear helmet which gives him …

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How It Happened – Billboard

Saturday night (April 16), 88rising’s “Head in the Clouds Forever” set lit up the main stage at Coachella with performances from NIKKI, Rich Brian, Warren Hue, BIBI, Jackson Wang, MILLI, CL & 2NE1 and superstar Japanese Hikaru Utada. Not only was it the first set organized by a label to …

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Actor Lee Min-wook to star in upcoming HBO Max drama

Actor Lee Min-wook [J-FLO ENTERTAINMENT] Actor Lee Min-wook has been tapped to play the lead role in HBO Max’s upcoming original drama “Além do Guarda-Roupa,” according to his agency J-FLO Entertainment on Thursday. “Through his audition, Lee was cast as the K-pop idol Sang-mok in the HBO Max original drama …

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Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month 2022: What We’re Listening To

31 ways to celebrate the month of APAH 2021 Celebrate Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month with our curated calendar of live events, recommendations, and on-demand content highlighting the traditions, talents, and contributions of Asians and Asian Americans. See the calendar Discover your new binge and get to know our staff better …

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Kardashian Fans Spot When Tristan Thompson Thought He Was Caught Cheating

April 20, 2022, 10:29 | Updated: April 20, 2022, 10:30 a.m. Fans think they spotted the moment Tristan Thompson was “exposed” for cheating on Khloe on The Kardashians. Photo: Hulu/DisneyPlus Tristan Thompson became an instant viral meme after fans thought they spotted the moment he was exposed for his paternity …

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Singapore rapper Yung Raja’s Thosai Tacos merger at One-North

Maha Co by Yung Raja looking north Most of us know Yung Raja for his musical contributions to the Singaporean scene, but he has recently branched out into areas other than music. MahaCo is her first foray into the food industry, with thosai fusion tacos inspired by her mother. With …

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K-Pop Artists Who Performed at Coachella Under 88rising’s ‘Head In The Clouds Forever’ Lineup: US: koreaportal

GOT7’s Jackson Wang Notably, ahead of Weekend 1 of the “2022 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival”, 88rising (a global music multinational) unveiled its lineup list for its “Head In The Clouds Forever” showcase and some artists. iconic K-pop icons are in the lineup. READ: BTS’s Jimin, BIGBANG’s …

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Wall Street drops in pre-market after Asian losses

A currency trader watches monitors in the trading room of KEB Hana Bank’s headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, April 18, 2022. Stocks were weaker in Asia after China announced on Monday that its economy increased at an annual rate of 4.8% in January. -March. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon) Ahn Young …

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Billie Eilish, Pabllo Vittar and more – Billboard

Day two of Coachella 2022 Weekend One is officially in the books. Saturday, April 16 in the desert marked a few firsts for many historic artists and sets, setting a new precedent for the festival. For starters, Argentine trap sensation Nicki Nicole performed for the very first time in the …

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The Surprising Change China Has Brought to Tatsu in the Husband-at-Home Way

In Yakuza culture, tattoos (also called irezumi) are extremely important. Drawing inspiration from Japanese woodblock designs and mythology, they serve a great purpose in expressing a Yakuza member’s personality and position in the organization (via Tattmag). While the Yakuza are far from the only people in Japan to get tattoos, …

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BLACKPINK’s Jennie dyes her hair orange as the group prepares for a comeback

Stylists should be prepared for an onslaught of trendsetters demanding orange hair this spring. Why? Because BLACKPINK’s Jennie just went from black hair to a whimsical peachy orange. The four members of BLACKPINK have become fashion icons and have often copied trend setters. When Jennie shared photos of her new …

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Weekends in Bloom to Celebrate Cherry Blossom Season

To celebrate the spring season of cherry blossoms, magnolias, bluebells, and more, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden presents Art in the Garden: Weekends in Bloom on Saturdays, April 23, 30, and May 7, from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visitors can listen to pop-up music and dance performances, learn about plants …

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The Boyz will kick off their first world tour next month

This photo provided by IST Entertainment is a promotional poster for K-pop group The Boyz’s first world tour. (IST Entertainment) K-pop group The Boyz will embark on their first-ever world tour, spanning North America and Europe, next month, their management agency announced Thursday. The 11-piece band will kick off “The …

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Japanese electric vehicle battery company to build plant in Kentucky

FILE – Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear speaks at the Kentucky State Capitol in Frankfort, Ky., September 28, 2021. A Japanese electric vehicle battery technology company will build a plant in Kentucky, creating 2,000 jobs in an investment $2 billion that bolsters state leadership in battery production, Beshear said Wednesday, April …

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Kim: Ye offered to ‘quit everything’ to be a stylist, Saint Saw sex tape joke

Hulu’s The Kardashians arrives later this week, and apparently so does a lot of information about the last year of Kim Kardashian’s life. Like We Weekly Originally reported, the first episode of the family’s latest TV attempt features some comments from Kim about her ex Kanye West, including one about …

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F4 Fame’s Van Ness Wu Is Relaxed And “Chill” About His New English Album

SINGAPORE – Mention Van Ness Wu and images of him as Mei Zuo, his character in the Taiwanese drama series Meteor Garden (2001), may come to mind, cracking jokes and hanging out with university students, or singing sweet ballads as a member of a Taiwanese boy band F4. But the …

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6 Free K-Pop Workout Videos To Make You Smile And Sweat

If you don’t know what K-pop is, here is a short explanation. K-pop means Korean popular music and combines elements of pop, hip-hop, electronic, rap and dance music. Over the past few years, it has become a sensation across the world, mainly because of the catchy songs and the meticulously …

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Today in history: On April 11, the Civil Rights Act takes effect

Today in History Today is Monday, April 11, the 101st day of 2022. There are 264 days left in the… Today in History Today is Monday, April 11, the 101st day of 2022. There are 264 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in the story: On April 11, 1968, …

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Hyperpop is dead, good riddance!

This article is in part a response to ‘Post-Internet music and the rise of Hyperpop’ by Nelson Crossley, published in Honi Soit on March 27, 2022. What’s in a genre? Viewed holistically, genre can go beyond a mere collection of sonic traits by which songs can be defined – it …

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YOSHIKI Produces Next Iconic Boy Band In “YOSHIKI SUPERSTAR PROJECT X”

Have you ever dreamed of making it big in the next superstar boy band? “Nothing is impossible,” says YOSHIKI. Rock legend, composer and producer, YOSHIKI seeks to create the next superstar boy band. Together with Nippon Television (NTV), YOSHIKI launched an innovative new boy group audition project called “YOSHIKI SUPERSTAR …

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7 Korean Actors Who Started As K-Pop Idols And The Dramas They Appeared In

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Today in History: Today is Saturday, April 9, the 99th day of 2022.

By The Associated Press Today’s highlight in the story: On April 9, 1865, Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrendered his army to Union Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House in Virginia. To this date : In 1413, the coronation of King Henry V of England took place …

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Fans threaten to boycott Holly Valance over Trump photo

Holly Valance is causing a stir on social media after she and husband Nick Candy joined Donald Trump and Nigel Farage for dinner at Mar-a-Lago – as fans of the former pop star threaten to BOYCOT his music By J. Peterson for Daily Mail Australia Published: 10:22 p.m. EDT, April …

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The best free events in Philadelphia this weekend and next week

📅 Our calendar is updated every Friday at inquirer.com/freecalendar. For other great events, check out our Event calendar and children’s calendar. Submit an event to our calendar here. (Community/in-person/multi-day) Delta and omicron variants are driving an increase in COVID-19 cases in the region. Make a plan to get vaccinated; there …

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Why BamBam picks Steph Curry as the K-pop star’s favorite NBA player

When it comes to his favorite NBA player, K-pop star BamBam has good taste. On Thursday on NBC Sports Bay Area’s Warriors Pregame Live show, Bonta Hill asked Golden State’s newest global ambassador to name his favorite player in the league. BamBam’s answer probably won’t surprise you. “Of course I …

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The last: Tiger’s day: 3 birdies, 2 bogeys, 71 at the Masters

Rain falls on a plexiglass divider in the 13th hole grandstand during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Wednesday, April 6, 2022 in Augusta, Georgia. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) Charlie Riedel PA AUGUSTA, Ga. The latest news on The Masters (all local times): 4:30 p.m. Tiger Woods had good …

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BTS: Arooj Aftab Recalls Meeting K-Pop Band At Grammys; says she told them about pakistan BTS ARMY

BTS members RM, Jungkook, Jin, Jimin, J-Hope, Suga, and V recently made an appearance at the 2022 Grammy Awards, and BTS ARMY wants to know all about it. The K-pop group, which has fans around the world, received questions about their interactions with other celebrities. Meanwhile, ARMY is also asking …

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“The sport of love”: ping-pong, the great equalizer

In Japan, people expected him to rap because of his race, he said, so during tough financial times he agreed. He married a Japanese pop singer and they now live in Harlem. In China, if he ran out of money between tournaments, he went to a gymnasium, where locals invariably …

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Fan community services act as a buffer for K-pop agencies

BTS’s Jimin left a message on HYBE’s Weverse fan community platform on March 14. [SCREEN CAPTURE] Like any other able-bodied man in Korea, members of K-pop boy group BTS are forced to serve 18 months in the military, and the one-and-a-half-year hiatus doesn’t bode well for their agency, HYBE. At …

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Smoke House BBQ & Ramen Fuses Japanese & Southern Flavors | food drink

Nashville Hot Chicken – as close to Hattie B style as it gets. Matthew Schniper Brian Mark was tired to build things, only to see them fall apart. The self-taught chef and restaurant consultant worked for an investment group that would buy failing businesses, especially restaurant brands, under the auspices …

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Shofuso Cherry Blossom Festival returns to Philadelphia after 2-year absence due to COVID – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — They have a look like no other. Cherry trees bloom throughout the region. Thousands of people will admire the pretty petals during the annual Cherry Blossom Festival in Philadelphia. The cherry blossom forecast this year predicts seasonal temperatures and a rise to full bloom by this weekend. …

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Min, Kevin Woo, And Kim Bohyung To Join f(x)’s Luna For Broadway Debut With “KPOP” The Musical

Various K-pop idols have been confirmed to make their Broadway debut! On March 30, the producers of the new musical “KPOP” announced that f(x)’s Luna would be making her Broadway debut in the series later this year. On April 4, the show announced three more K-pop stars in the cast, …

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5 interesting things about soy

April is National Soy Month, making it a great time to explore and celebrate the versatile uses of soy. Many foods are derived from soy, including soy milk, miso paste, tempeh, tofu, and edamame. Although the United States is the world’s largest producer of soybeans, the largest soybean farm, Good …

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64th Annual Grammy Awards Questions: Finneas, BTS Members

Every year, the Grammy Awards are a star-studded affair, filled with unforgettable moments from music’s greatest and brightest. Sunday’s 64th annual show, postponed from January amid a spike in omicron COVID-19 cases, marked the first time the ceremony has been held outside of Los Angeles or New York since a …

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Which K-Pop group reigns supreme in America: BTS or Monsta X?

You might be hard pressed to find a more contentious non-political battle than the fight between K-pop fandoms. Since the dawn of the American K-pop obsession, BTS has dominated the charts and the airwaves. However, a recent study released by the South Korean government has given us some insight into …

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The Shofuso Cherry Blossom Festival aims to unite the black and Asian community | Way of life

Japan’s Shofuso House officially opened on March 23, the start of the 2022 cherry blossom season and its traditional cherry blossom festival is set to take place in person and has expanded into a three-day celebration. The 2022 Cherry Blossom Festival, known this year as “The Shofuso Cherry Blossom Festival …

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10 Anime Characters Whose Names Are Puns

Puns are an almost universal humor for a fluent speaker of any language. They may sound cheesy, but puns can be important for learning languages ​​or creating characters. The anime has its fair share of that. Japan seems to like its puns since the Japanese media is full of puns. …

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BTS’s J Hope leaves for Las Vegas in a Rs 1.7 lakh mohair cardigan after recovering from COVID-19, see pics

BTS’s J Hope leaves for the US J-Hope recently tested positive for COVID-19 and is gone ARMY preoccupied by BTS‘ To come up grammys performance in Vegas and other gigs. Well, there’s good news for all BTS fans as J-Hope has now recovered from COVID-19 and was spotted leaving for …

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[Today’s K-pop] The Sserafim will preview their debut song next week

(Credit: Source Music) The group Le Sserafim, which will soon make its debut, will reveal part of its first song through its first project. The six-member act will debut next month, and fans can create a “digital keepsake” to mark their “first meeting.” He will unveil the song in part …

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