K-Pop Producer Spotlight: Daniel Caesar & Ludwig Lindell (Caesar & Loui)
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K-Pop Producer Spotlight: Daniel Caesar & Ludwig Lindell (Caesar & Loui)

If there’s anything I’ve learned from covering pop music for over a decade, it’s that songwriters and collaborators are just as important as the artists themselves. Though they often work behind the scenes, this feature is a chance to shine the light on some of k-pop’s most innovative and accomplished producers and composers. Daniel Caesar … Continue reading

Song Review: Pentagon – Like This
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Song Review: Pentagon – Like This

Pentagon may be an unknown group to some, but its leader Hui has co-composed two of k-pop’s most ubiquitous tracks this year. Working with production team Flow Blow, he’s created both Produce 101‘s tropical-inspired Never and Wanna One’s immense Energetic. It’s still early in the game, but with his talents on board, Pentagon have the potential … Continue reading

Top K-Pop Songs of 2017 (So Far)
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Top K-Pop Songs of 2017 (So Far)

Before the Bias List‘s Top 50 songs countdown in December, it’s time to take a mid-year survey of the k-pop landscape in 2017. Compared to 2016, this year has been somewhat underwhelming. But that doesn’t mean 2017 hasn’t had its share of highlights. Unsurprisingly, my list includes a number of acts that overlap with last … Continue reading