Various articles collected from UK news site which mention or discuss Kpop. Will be updated as more articles come out!

Behind the music: What is K-Pop and why are the Swedish getting involved? [About writers for Kpop songs]

K-pop: how South Korea turned round its music scene [About P2P sharing]

Kiwi Politician Reveals Double Standard on Copyright Law[Similar to above topic]

Music Industry Shake Up [Again similar, only a small mention…but it’s there!]

Daughter of modern Korea founder eyes presidential run [Talking about the Presidential run and a small mention of how K-Pop has shaped Korea]

Times Magazine reveals 100 most influential list [Rain win]

China newly-weds star in their own ‘love music video’ [About the usage of Korean music in their videos]

Twilight Saga: New Moon wins five MTV Movie Awards [Mention of Rain’s win for Ninja Assassin]

Global study into Karaoke crazy [Noraebangs]

‘Korean Wave’ piracy hits music industry [Self explanatory]

Korean pop’s popularity continues to grow worldwide[Self explanatory, and with video]

Some of these are quite old actually dating back as far as 10 years ago – at least that’s what the site said. There was another video on BBC about the Hallyu wave in India but I can’t find it.

That’s all I can find for now, hopefully there will be more in the future!

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