Article: 40,000 international fans group chat in Korean… ‘K-Pop’ without Koreans
Source: SBS via Nate
[+192, -23] It’s funny because you can go ask any random Korean and they won’t even be able to name any of these idols. If you mixed all these idols in a group and asked a Korean to pick them out, no one would know any of their faces unless you were a hardcore fan, nevermind recognizing any of their songs ㅎㅎ
[+136, -11] Let’s globalize Korean, let’s go ㅋ
[+10, -2] Isn’t Spain super racist?
[+10, -6] And yet Koreans can’t recognize any of their own idols or their songs ㅎㅎㅎ trot reigns supreme on TV
[+9, -1] Good good good ♡
[+8, -3] Unless you’re in elementary school, Koreans don’t actually care about K-Pop or stan singers to this level. Nobody cares.
[+7, -2] I remember being super into Seo Taiji back in my day, but as the years have gone on, I’ve realized that celebrities are meaningless to my life
[+5, -16] I find it ironic that Black Swan isn’t even Korean but their songs are all in Korean, and yet actual K-Pop groups have more English in their lyrics than Korean.
[+4, -1] This is amazing
[+2, -7] These people don’t know the true face of Korean men