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  • Variety
  • ABC News
  • Fuse TV

Recent articles by Jeff:

The 10 Best Moments of NCT 127's 'Beyond the Origin' Live Stream Concert

From the live premiere of new songs "Punch" and "Make Your Day" to hi-tech displays and more, here are the best moments from NCT 127's concert May 16. → Read More

Taeyeon Earns 15th Top 10 on World Digital Song Sales With 'Happy'

Girls' Generation's leader returns with "Happy," Taeyeon's new chart hit after 30 top 10s solo and in Girls' Generation-TTS and Girls' Generation-OH!GG. → Read More

‘Live From Home’ Charity Concert Spotlights Asian Artists & YouTubers For Coronavirus Relief

When many in the Asian and Asian-American community may feel more anxious than celebrated during APAHM, the "Live From Home" virtual music festival is shining a positive spotlight for the community with the likes of Amber Liu, FYKE, Kevin Woo, DJ Soda, Meg & Dia and more. → Read More

(G)I-DLE Take Next International Step With English ‘Latata’ Single

Originally released as the K-pop act's debut single in 2018, (G)I-DLE's new English version of Latata” shows the girl group taking their international advancement in serious, exciting next step. → Read More

(G)I-DLE Take Next International Step With English ‘Latata’ Single

Originally released as the K-pop act's debut single in 2018, (G)I-DLE's new English version of Latata” shows the girl group taking their international advancement in serious, exciting next step. → Read More

ASTRO Break Down 'Gateway' EP That Is 'Reintroducing' the Emerging K-Pop Boy Band

ASTRO say 'Gateway' and new singles "Knock," "When You Call My Name" and "We Still" are "reintroducing" the K-pop band in this exclusive interview. → Read More

KCON Will Bring K-Pop Festival Online For KCON:TACT 2020 Summer

Coronavirus concerns have moved the world’s largest K-culture convention online for KCON:TACT 2020 Summer that will feature dozens of K-pop artists and influencers for live performances, panels and more. → Read More

Tomorrow X Together Reflect on 1 Year Together & Preview Messages Inside 'The Dream Chapter: Eternity'

Tomorrow X Together reflect on their debut and lessons shown in "Can't You See Me?" "Puma' and "Maze in the Mirror." Beomgyu, Soobin, Yeonjun, Taehyun and Hueningkai share their journey so far. → Read More

Raiden, Changmo & EXO’s Chanyeol Drop ‘Timeless’ Collaboration ‘Yours’ With LeeHi: Watch

After teaming up with superstars across the dance and pop world, Raiden delivers “Yours” as the latest genre-crossing attempt from the rising DJ/producer. → Read More

Aventura Talk Fans Curating Concerts In Quarantine For Bud Light Seltzer Sessions

When live stream concerts are a new norm in music and entertainment, Bud Light is enlisting artists to not only deliver virtual concerts but are doing so for a good cause and letting the fans take more control in the process. Their new venture begins with Aventura and Karol G. → Read More

8 Reasons 88rising's Asia Rising Forever Fest Could Be a Must-Watch Live Stream

88rising's virtual Asia Rising Forever festival streams live on 88rising's Twitter and YouTube accounts. → Read More

Solar Is Final MAMAMOO Member to Make Solo Debut on World Digital Song Sales Chart

Solar's solo single "Spit It Out" bows on World Digital Song Sales to help MAMAMOO make chart history only accomplished by K-pop group 2NE1's CL, Bom, Dara and Minzy. → Read More

Spotify Celebrates Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month With 'Our Roots. Our Sound.': Exclusive

"Visibility and inclusivity are more important than ever for Asian communities, and we're proud to support," says Marian Dicus, vp, co-head of music at Spotify. → Read More

GOT7 Return to Top 5 of World Albums & World Digital Song Sales Charts

The K-pop boy band earn their best sales week since 2017. → Read More

New K-Pop Boy Band Cravity Makes High Debut on Social 50 Chart

New K-pop group Cravity enters the Social 50 chart as the new boy band from Starship Entertainment, home to Monsta X, debuts with "Break All the Rules." → Read More

BTS' 'Map of the Soul: 7' Album Tracks Rise to Top of World Digital Song Sales Chart

'Map of the Soul: 7' album tracks sung by members Jungkook, Jimin, RM, Suga and J-Hope are outselling singles "On" and "Black Swan" months after release. → Read More

Debuting a K-Pop Band During Coronavirus: TOO on Their Creative Concept & Promotion Strategy

K-pop rookie boy band TOO discuss debut album 'Reason for Being: Benevolence,' 'Road to Kingdom,' debuting through coronavirus in Korea and members' concept. → Read More

LOONA's JinSoul Hits New Chart Peak With Korean Drama Soundtrack Single

LOONA and its members continue to connect on the charts with their ballads with the K-pop girl group's latest accomplishment coming from one of its members. → Read More

BTS Announce First Details Of ‘Break The Silence’ Docu-Series

After a reported 50 million fans tuned into BTS' Bang Bang Con on YouTube, the time seems right to push concert-adjacent content on a platform less familiar to fans in their official fanclub platform WeVerse, created by Big Hit Entertainment and beNX. → Read More

(G)I-DLE Hit New Peak on World Albums, Earn Best U.S. Sales Week With 'I Trust' EP

(G)I-DLE earn best sales weeks and new chart peaks with the 'I Trust' EP and single "Oh My God" on World Albums, World Digital Song Sales and Social 50. → Read More