5 as 1 forever.

Finally. They have received their 1st post on my blog.
I miss them….

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“music to my ears”

Album Covers Collage

From left to right:
[row 1]
 8eight | Brown Eyed Girls | CSJH the Grace | F.T Island | Fly To The Sky
[row 2] Ivy | J | M | original soundtracks | Shin Hye Sung
[row 3] So Nyeo Shi Dae | Son Dam Bi | Soulstar | Tony An | Wheesung

As I promised in my previous post, here is an update on the lastest Korean music. Above is a collage of the covers for the recent albums released, with the names of the respective artists are listed below. In my excitement to share music I personally enjoy, through this post, I hope that you will be introduced to quality songs of some of the mainstream artists in Korea today.

In fact, 35 songs worth.

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KARA is “sweet melody” in Greek

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left to right: Nicole, GyuRi, SungHee, SeungYeon
          
The spring of 2007 has been a period of revival in the surge of debuting girl bands. Rather than being called by their names, fans and record companies alike sometimes refer to them as the 2nd generation of girl bands we last saw in Korea in the late 1990s.

Kara (카라) was the last of the girl groups to debut on the 29th of March, and they have won over the hearts of many fans – including me. Kara is signed under DSP Entertainment, which previously housed another 4-member group Fin.K.L. Thus, it is no surprise that they are labeled as the 2nd Fin.K.L.

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