It’s been a long time since BTS took K-pop to the Western mainstream, to smash album records and landing a coveted spot on Forbes Asia’s 30 Under 30 list. But now the future is female with a new act on the stage: South Korean BlackPink is aiming to take the West by the storm.
The first girl group of any country to land on Forbes Asia’s 30 Under list, BlackPink they set the bar for female K-pop acts on the billboard 200 and Hot 100 charts and driving a frenzy among its. They also called the “Blink”.
Since the group launch in 2016 as part of the YG family; South Korean pop music empire that includes idols acts like BigBang, G-Dragon and also former girl group 2NE1. This group has seized global airwaves with a strong fan base on YouTube..
BlackPink, whose members Jisoo, Jennie, Rose and Lisa are aged to 22 to 24 is the only other K-pop group alongside BTS to dominate YouTube to 50 global artists.
The girls follow a long line of K-pop groups to find global fandom, with “Ddu-du Ddu-du” following Wonder girls in 2009 if you guys still remember English hits “Nobody” on the Billboard chart.
This group are really great, their hip-hop beats, catch up English lines, burst music video visual or something makes them so appealing to global viewers.? BlackPink attribute their global success to their own composition.
BlackPink was really popular.
Members Jisoo, Jennie, Rose and Lisa have lived in South Korea, New Zealand, Australia, and Thailand.
By Lisa is the youngest member of the group was picked at age 14 years of age from a Thaialnd audition to become a trainee with YG Entertainment and is the group most multi language member speaking Thai, Korean, Japanese and English. Lisa was really talented.