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[NEWS] 161221 YouTube Announces Top 10 Most-Watched K-Pop Music Videos of 2016

2016 is coming to an end and that means it’s time for global video community YouTube to release their annual list of most-watched videos.

YouTube has released its “Top 10 Most-watched K-pop Music Videos” list with data compiled from November 24, 2015 to November 23, 2016. The top 10 music videos viewed around the world were as follows.

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[INFO] 161215 Gaon’s 2016 Girl Group Review {Digital & Album Sales Ranking}

In 2016, the girl group market was stronger than ever. In the meantime, the generation change within the girl groups was very active this year too. Also, this year, Girls’ Generation and other top-tier girl groups have been inactive, leading to relatively new girl groups who are two years younger making a strong breakthrough. In this column, we’ll take a look at the digital and physical album sales of major girl groups in order to disclose the domestic girl group market in 2016.

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[NEWS] 161210 BLACKPINK Is 3rd Place Among Girl Groups on December 2016 Brand Reputation Rankings

The Korean Business Research Institute revealed their December brand reputation rankings for girl groups. Their findings are based on 36,856,702 pieces of data collected from November 8 to December 9. The data measures various indexes including participation (brands the celebrity has participated in/product consumption), media (media marketing worth), communication (ability to communicate with public) , and community (community’s perception of them/social marketing worth) to determine their brand reputation.

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[YG-LIFE] 161204 BLACKPINK Proved that it is a Monster Rookie by Taking No.1 on Inkigayo against Kim Heechul and Sejeong

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BLACKPINK took the no.1 spot again.

On December 4’s episode of SBS’s Inkigayo, BLACKPINK’s “PLAYING WITH FIRE” became no.1 for two weeks in a row. It won the top spot against Kim Heechul & Min Kyung Hoon’s “Sweet Dream” and Sejeong’s “Flower Road”. BLACKPINK has become no.1 for two weeks in a row, demonstrating that it is indeed a monster rookie.

After the announcement, BLACKPINK thanked YG staff and its fans.

Meanwhile, SECHSKIES, B1A4, December, LABOUM, Hyoyeon, Jung Seung-hwan, Hyolyn, Mamamoo, B.A.P, BLACKPINK, Sejeong, Astro, Victon, Impact, Berry Good, and Momoland appeared on Inkigayo on December 4.

Source: YG-Life

[NEWS] 161128 BLACKPINK Places 4th on November Singer Brand Reputation Rankings

The Korean Business Research Institute revealed their November brand reputation rankings for singers. Their findings are based on 150,439,732 pieces of data collected from October 24 to November 25. The data measures various indexes including participation (brands the celebrity has participated in/product consumption), media (media marketing worth), communication (ability to communicate with public) , and community (community’s perception of them/social marketing worth) to determine their brand reputation.

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[YG-LIFE] 161127 BLACKPINK Takes a Cute Selfie Celebrating “PLAYING WITH FIRE” Becoming No.1

BLACKPINK celebrates becoming No.1 on the Inkigayo chart.

On November 27, BLACKPINK posted a photo on its social networking page along with the comment, “Hi, we’ve become no.1 today. Your support has made us come this far. We’re so grateful, and we love you! Our fans are the best! We’ll work harder to show you the best of performances! Be sure to keep checking us out! Once again, we love you so much!”

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The photo features BLACKPINK members making “V”s and hearts with their fingers and looking happy.

On November 27, BLACKPINK won the no.1 place on SBS’s Inkigayo against SHINee and Taeyeon.

Source: YG-Life