BLACKPINK is the only Korean artist included in Rolling Stone’s list of “10 Best Music Videos of 2018”! The magazine recently published its annual list of the year’s top music videos. This year, BLACKPINK placed No. 8 with their hit track “DDU-DU DDU-DU.”
Gallup Korea has recently revealed results for the artists, songs, and idols who were most loved this year. Gallup Korea is a specialized research company which has been holding this survey annually since 2007. This year, 4,200 people between the ages of 13 and 59 located all around the country were surveyed in July, September, […]
The Korean Business Research Institute revealed their December 2018 brand reputation rankings for girl group individual members. Their findings are based on 106,737,693 pieces of data collected from November 14 to December 15 of 2018. The data measures various indexes including participation (brands the celebrity has participated in or product consumption), media (media marketing worth), […]
As 2018 winds down to a close, it is the season to look back on the best of the year. Korean media outlets News1 and dongA both surveyed various industry professionals to gather their opinions on the year’s top K-pop artists, rookies, producers, and more.
Gaon Chart has revealed its chart rankings for the Week 49 (December 2-8, 2018)! Combining “SQUARE UP” + “SOLO” + 2018 Sales of “As If It’s Your Last” + “Kiss And Make UP” with Dua Lipa, BLACKPINK has accumulated more than 2 billion digital index points.
The Korean Business Research Institute revealed a new comprehensive list of December 2018 brand reputation rankings for girl groups. Their findings are based on 130,870,702 pieces of data collected from November 11 to December 7 of 2018, an increase of 3.41% from last month’s survey. The data measures various indexes including participation (brands the celebrity […]
BLACKPINK’s “DDU-DU DDU-DU” was selected by the New York Times as one of the best songs of the year! On December 6, the New York Times released its rankings titled “The 65 Best Songs of 2018.” There are separate lists by two of the newspaper’s music critics, Jon Pareles and Jon Caramanica, and their lists in total come […]
As YouTube looks back on 2018 with YouTube Rewind, the top 10 list of the most popular music videos in Korea this year has been revealed!
Gaon Chart has revealed its chart rankings for the Week 48 (November 25-December 1, 2018)! Combining “SQUARE UP” + “SOLO” + 2018 Sales of “As If It’s Your Last” + “Kiss And Make UP” with Dua Lipa, BLACKPINK has accumulated more than 2.1 billion digital index points. Jennie maintained its position at #1 on the […]
Twitter reveals the “#ThisHappened 2018: The Biggest K-pop Moments on Twitter in Asia Pacific,” showing the immense impact and engagement of fans on the platform once again. BLACKPINK was among the most popular Kpop artists in Asia Pacific, with fans excitedly taking to Twitter to tweet about their comebacks, concerts, songs, and more. Check out […]