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What's Up With K-Pop?

Learn about the sensation of Korean pop music.

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What's Up With K-Pop?

Learn about the sensation of Korean pop music.

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On June 14, 2020, seven Korean boys were ready to do what they do best: sing and dance in a music studio in Seoul. That night, the K-pop supergroup BTS broke the record for the largest paid virtual concert ever. Roughly 756,000 people from 107 countries watched online. These numbers are no surprise for a group like BTS: people around the world love K-Pop.

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