BTS's Jungkook has emerged as the most clicked K-pop idol in the last two weeks on 'Star1Pick'. His recent airport fashion, featuring a dazzling tracksuit as he set off for overseas schedules, continuously garnered attention, securing his spot at the top.
BLACKPINK's title track "Shut Down" from their second full album has surpassed 500 million views on YouTube. According to YG Entertainment on the 13th, the music video for "Shut Down" hit the 500 million view milestone at 4:04 PM on that day.
The looming "7-year curse" is now knocking at the door for the girl group BLACKPINK (Jisoo, Rosé, Jennie, Lisa). Making a meteoric entry into the K-pop scene on August 8, 2016, BLACKPINK will soon celebrate their 7th debut anniversary. Launching as the successor to the renowned 2nd generation hip-hop girl group 2NE1 from YG Entertainment, the accomplishments BLACKPINK achieved in these 7 years have been nothing short of monumental.
The K-pop world is abuzz with speculation following an online post suggesting that the globally popular girl group BLACKPINK's contract down payment could be a staggering 1.5 billion won ($1.15 million) per member. The rumor has sparked a flurry of mixed reactions from fans and netizens, igniting a debate about the fairness of the alleged figure.