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[NEWS] 190217 BLACKPINK Members Take Spots on February 2019 Individual Girl Group Member Brand Reputation Rankings

The Korean Business Research Institute revealed their February 2019 brand reputation rankings for girl group individual members. Their findings are based on 99,426,222 pieces of data collected from January 15 to February 16 of 2019, an deccrease of 11.08% from last month’s survey.

The data measures various indexes including participation (brands the celebrity has participated in or product consumption), media (media marketing worth), communication (ability to communicate with public) , and community (community’s perception of them/social marketing worth) of 455 girl group members to determine their brand reputation.

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[NEWS] 190210 BLACKPINK Tops February 2019 Girl Group Brand Reputation Rankings

The Korean Business Research Institute revealed a new comprehensive list of February 2019 brand reputation rankings for girl groups. Their findings are based on 120,321,655 pieces of data collected from January 8 to February 9 of 2019, an increase of 11.09% from last month’s survey.

The data measures various indexes including participation (brands the celebrity has participated in or 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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[NEWS] 190205 BLACKPINK Takes 2nd Place, Jennie at 5th Spot On February 2019 Singer Brand Reputation Rankings

The Korean Business Research Institute revealed a new comprehensive list of February 2019 brand reputation rankings for singers. Their findings are based on 122,744,263 pieces of data collected from January 3 to February 4 of 2019, an decrease of 11.65% from the December 2018 survey.

The data measures various indexes including participation (brands the celebrity has participated in or 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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[NEWS] 190119 BLACKPINK Members Take Spots on January 2019 Individual Girl Group Member Brand Reputation Rankings

The Korean Business Research Institute revealed their January 2019 brand reputation rankings for girl group individual members. Their findings are based on 111,810,359 pieces of data collected from December 17, 2018 to January 18, 2019, an increase of 4.75% from last month’s survey.

The data measures various indexes including participation (brands the celebrity has participated in or product consumption), media (media marketing worth), communication (ability to communicate with public) , and community (community’s perception of them/social marketing worth) of 432 girl group members to determine their brand reputation.

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[NEWS] 190106 BLACKPINK Tops January 2019 Girl Group Brand Reputation Rankings

The Korean Business Research Institute revealed a new comprehensive list of January 2019 brand reputation rankings for girl groups. Their findings are based on 135,330,750 pieces of data collected from December 4, 2018 January 5 2019, an increase of 3.41% from last month’s survey.

The data measures various indexes including participation (brands the celebrity has participated in or 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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[NEWS] 190104 BLACKPINK Wins VLIVE 2019 Global Artist Top 10

Naver’s VLive has revealed the prize winners in its 2019 Global Top 10 event!

Online votes were held from December 17 to December 31 for the categories in this year’s awards. The Top 10 winners for Best Artist were announced, and the group in the No. 1 spot was awarded the overall Best Artist title.

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[NEWS] 180103 BLACKPINK And HYUKOH Confirmed To Perform At U.S. Music Festival Coachella

Kwanghee paid a memorable visit to the SBS broadcasting studio on the latest episode of “We Will Channel You”!

Korean artists will be taking the stage at Coachella this year!

Coachella is an immensely popular music and arts festival held yearly at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California that features many genres of music including rock, indie, hip hop, and electronic dance music. In 2019, Coachella will kick-off on April 12 and end on April 21.

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[YG-LIFE] 180103 “Happy Birthday, JISOO”, ‘Goddess-like Beauty’ and Collarbone Line

YG Entertainment congratulated BLACKPINK JISOO’s birthday.

Today(3rd), YG Entertainment uploaded an image poster created to celebrate JISOO’s birthday through their official blog.

JISOO’s outstanding visuals on the poster put the viewers in awe. Her outfit and accessories that emphasized her collarbone line made JISOO look even more glamorous. The photo presented her elegant, pure, and distinguished charms.

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[NEWS] 190102 Things That Trainees Need To Give Up To Be A Part Of YG, As Told By YG Artists

As the agency behind K-pop hits such as BIGBANG, 2NE1, WINNER, iKON, BLACKPINK, and more, YG Entertainment is an agency that countless trainees have dreamt of being a part of. Though the idol groups mentioned above are now full-fledged artists with various albums and awards under their belts, they were once young trainees, working hard each and every day to achieve their dreams of performing on stage.

YG Entertainment helped them to that stage, but they also had to give up certain things during their trainee years. Here are six things that trainees at YG need to contractually give up, as revealed by current YG artists.

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[MISC] Born In The Year Of The Pig, Jisoo Talks About 2018 And Her Dreams + Share New Year’s Messages

2019 is the year of the golden pig! This is special as gold is a symbol of wealth and the pig is a symbol of luck. With these two lucky symbols combined, many people are hoping that their hopes and dreams come true in 2019.

The media outlet Sports Chosun spoke to many K-pop stars born in the year of the pig (24 years ago in 1995 or early 1996) about their best and worst memories from 2018 and their hopes for the new year. The idols also shared a new year’s message for their fans.

Check out what Jisoo had to say below!

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