Because of the rise of rain as a singer here in the philippines, among other reasons, more filipinos became interested in k-pop more korean singers became known and loved like girl’s generation, boa, and super junior the philippines is one of the countries which are greatly influenced by korean wave or hallyu (alanzalon, 2011.
The korean government has continuously funded exports of korean content overseas for over 12 years, which [has resulted in] the recent successes of korean tv dramas, films and k-pop [around] the world, said a spokesman for the recording industry association of japan. Revenue from growing international consumption of k-pop in recent years has significantly increased the profit and global influence of the k-pop music and culture the most important element of this spread was youtube as it provided access to the content to fans in different countries, and the popularity and high view counts of music videos created a beneficial momentum. Kpop, an acronym for korean pop, started with the iconic song “gangnam style” and now has millions of fans all over the world right here in southern california, los angeles has a koreatown filled with kpop and korean culture.
Kpop influence essay 587 words jan 4th, 2013 3 pages the korean pop music, commonly referred to as k-pop (it being an abbreviation of the term korean pop), has actually become a greater part of the korean pop. The korean pop culture influence is becoming higher and higher in these days all over the world the youngsters today enjoy dances, music and concerts the k-pop is one of the places where koreans rake it in the koreans are trying to step in the world's major economy zones with the culture.
As you know, k-pop is very popular these days in japan for example, tohoshinki and kara are very famous k-pop groups in japan in the beginning, such a popularity of korean culture started in tv dramas, for example, fuyu no sonata among elder japanese women. South korea's music industry earned revenue of just us$1205 million back in 2007, according to the international federation of the phonographic industry, a decrease from a year earlier as a previous korean cultural wave declined from its 2005 peak but as k-pop's influence spread, profits increased.
She also talked how k-pop has built a more intriguing image of korean culture to give an example of a k-pop group, sohn showed a music video for exo’s song called “growl” read more: factory girls: cultural technology and the making of k-pop some people in attendance had little knowledge of k-pop. Whether k-pop's popularity is related to talent or other reasons (err six packs), the industry is boosting the korean economy in more ways than one k-pop is quickly becoming one of the county's biggest exports in 2011, exports equaled $180 million, up 112 percent from the previous year.
However, the k-pop industry back then was not notable outside of korea the idol trend cooled down for a few years, and the k-pop industry was slowly spreading – first around asia – with the influence of actors and solo singers such as rain and boa.
Korean influence although china was the center of civilization in east asia and a major influence on japan, much of that influence came to japan through korea rather than directly from china if chinese influence was responsible for major changes in japan – the import of buddhism, writing, confucianism, and technology – then korea was the active conduit through which all of these came. With over 800 million views on youtube gangnam style has become a cultural sensation, but k-pop has been around longer than psy and its influence has lent a hand in elevating south korea in the. K-pop is a genre of music that originated in south korea and encompasses a diverse range of musical genres it is characterized by elaborately produced music videos that contain highly choreographed dancing.