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The 20th Anniversary of BoA's Debut Begins With 'Our Beloved BoA'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DfslE2pbmCk The year is 2020, and there is at least one good reason to celebrate amid an otherwise relentless onslaught of misery: it's the 20th anniversary of the debut of BoA, the Queen of K-Pop™ herself. On August 25, 2000, at the absurdly young age of 13, Kwon…


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'Feedback': BoA, Queen of K-Pop, Returns With a Nostalgic Summer Bop

BoA, Queen of K-Pop™, is back - because she's got to keep carrying the entire K-pop industry on her back. (Kidding, although I do secretly love seeing comments like that.) "Feedback" - her latest Korean single, out on Tuesday (June 4) - might as well have been called "Throwback," because that's…


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From Girl on Top to 'Woman' Upside Down: BoA Reaffirms Her Reign as the Queen of K-Pop

BoA's not a girl, not yet - err, actually, very much now a woman. The 31-year-old industry vet has also been leading the pack since the release of her debut album ID; Peace B in 2000. While her popularity has wavered in recent years, as it inevitably does in the world of pop, the quality of her…


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Wonder 'Woman': BoA Is Coming Back, Yet Again, in 2018

Why stage one comeback, or even two, when you can pull off three in the same year? After releasing her first-ever Korean mini-album, One Shot, Two Shot in February, followed by her fantastic return to Japan with the underrated 私このままでいいのかな - plus her special Unchained mini-album for good measure! -…


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'One Shot, Two Shot': BoA Still Hits the Mark, Nearly Twenty Years Into Her Career

The cold, hard truth is that the music industry in South Korea isn't what it once was when BoA first debuted in 2000. Despite being hailed as the Queen of K-Pop™ for nearly two decades, the now 31-year-old superstar is vying for attention in a crowded arena that consists primarily of girl groups…


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BoA's Releasing a Japanese Album About Society's Pressure on Women in Their Thirties

BoA, Queen of K-Pop™, is back in a big way in 2018. From her first-ever reality show in South Korea (Keyword #BoA) to an already promising-sounding single on the way later today (January 31) called "Nega Dola," to a long overdue full-length comeback, she's got more than enough planned for yet…


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Pop Goes The Future: The Many Reasons to Live for 2018

2017 might have been a tough one for many of us, but just as a wise woman once said after filming Evita: nothing takes the past away like the future. And so, as opposed to adding to the noise of the endless lists recapping the best parts of the past twelve months or dwelling on the…


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When Britney Met BoA: a Flashback to Brit's First Visit to South Korea

The Legendary Miss Britney Spears, Radio Disney's first-ever Icon Award recipient, is exactly one month away from sneaking away to the Philippines — and a whole bunch of other countries — on her first-ever full tour of Asia, including stops in Japan, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Singapore and…


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MuuTunes: June 2016

MuuTunes: June 2016 SPOTIFY  APPLE MUSIC June hasn't been so much of an "emotional rollercoaster" as a "fucking inescapable nightmarish hellscape with brief moments of euphoria sprinkled in between." But since that term isn't quite as catchy, "emotional rollercoaster" will do. Following the…


BoA Just Met The Pope, And There Is Photographic Proof Of This Holy Meeting

Yes, that's right: Reigning Queen of K-Pop, multilingual icon and "Masayume Chasing" chanteuse BoA just met the leader of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis, at Daejeon Catholic University yesterday. According to AllKPop, the two had lunch among 20 other young Asian leaders. I have so many…


"Masayume Chasing": BoA Keeps It Cute With Her Summer Dance-Pop Jam

Multilingual, endlessly talented and eternally flaw-free K-Pop Queen-turned-international superstar BoA is back with yet another killer offering in time for summer. The pop princess has consistently supplied sparkling cuts in time for summer for well over a decade now — from 2002's "Valenti" all…


The Soundtrack Of BoA's Upcoming Dance Movie 'Make Your Move' Does Not Actually Include BoA (But It Does Have Girls' Generation)

Make Your Move is an upcoming dance-romance movie in the vein of Step Up and Save The Last Romance that co-stars Dancing With The Stars' Derek Hough and BoA, due out on April 18. It's also something that I still cannot believe is a real thing, and certainly my most anticipated film since…