Top K-Pop Albums of 2018 (So Far)
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Top K-Pop Albums of 2018 (So Far)

Now that I’ve had a chance to spotlight the year’s best singles, it’s time to look at the standout albums of 2018’s first six months. As usual, I split the categories between full and mini, with three strong contenders from each. What are your picks? FULL LENGTH ALBUMS Infinite – Top Seed While their first comeback … Continue reading

Song Review: SHINee – Our Page
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Song Review: SHINee – Our Page

Ever since the announcement of SHINee’s sixth album promotions, many were wondering how the group would address the unavoidable — the tragic passing of founding member Jonghyun late last year. It was there in the melancholic edges of Good Evening, and even in I Want You’s wistful lyrics, but it’s woven into every fiber of … Continue reading

Song Review: SHINee – I Want You
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Song Review: SHINee – I Want You

As SHINee move into the second part of their Story Of Light promotions, they’ve set a high bar for themselves. I’m still reeling from last month’s awesome Good Evening, which means new single I Want You arrives with some unfair expectations. The fact that the song adheres to k-pop’s seemingly unending tropical trend makes things … Continue reading