BH Playlist: 10 female rappers and where to find their music

*Reader and listener warning: Those who have come for the likes of CL and Hyuna please turn back. Unfortunately for you they will not be featured on this particular list.
Whilst the discussion of female rappers has increased the knowledge of said rappers and the ability to source their music…

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BH Playlist - I think I might love you

In honour of yesterday being Valentine’s Day, this week’s playlist is about all things love and romance!
Look at any of the major Korean charts on any given week and you will find at least half a dozen dramatic ballads about love and romance but unless you are…

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BH Playlist - Growing Pains

The Coming-of-Age film is a great staple of the Hollywood film canon with films that explore, investigate and celebrate the experience of growing up becoming some of the most respected and loved movies of all time. While it is not nearly as established as a film genre within…

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BH Playlist: It's Christmas!

Image above: Themeparks like Lotte World go all out at this time of year!
With lights, trees and the everpresent sound of carols and festive pop hits, it’s that time of year again when no matter where you are, no one will let you forget that Christmas is approaching…

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BH Playlist - Best Birthday Ever!

As readers may or may not know Pepero day (11/11) was a special day for us here at Beyond Hallyu as it marked our first birthday!! It has been a somewhat interesting year for K-Pop around the world in the past year with more performances, more hit singles…

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Saturday Playlist - Soundtrack to Studying!

Image above: Junior students praying for their seniors on the day of their exam

The biggest moment in any Korean high school student’s life the College Scholastic Ability Test was held this week. On Thursday workplaces opened later and extra public transport was provided to ensure that students across…

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Saturday Playlist - Girl Power!

Last week South Korea was ranked 111th in the World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report highlighting once again the many difficulties Korean women face in employment, education and in general society. This is a topic we have covered in various ways before including the huge gender discrepancy in…

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