As I've said before, I was recently required to write two academic articles on subjects that interest me. Peter Pan was my first article, and as you can easily guess, Kpop was my second one. This was written for an audience that knew almost nothing about the industry and serves as an introduction that gets at the deeper things in Kpop: where it came from, what it really is, why it works, and how come it's so incredible.
South Korea is the pinnacle achievement of multi-media internet communications in the modern world. Nearly all communication in South Korea is almost entirely dependent on the digital world and as broadband has developed, newer forms of communications are beginning to dominate. Even as a country with a comparatively small population, South Korea boasts the second largest number of bloggers in the world. That number is surpassed only by the United States (Choi).
Now, nearly every industry is clinging to the one industry tht boomed under the new pressure: Kpop. Read HERE.