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  • WBW: Most Game-Changing Hip-Hop Songs in K-Pop

    January 23, 2013 @ 8:06 pm

    One of the big stories on allkpop the last few days was about the project group MFBTY featuring hip-hop royalty Yoon Mi Rae and Tiger JK with frequent collaborator/Drunken Tiger member Bizzy. Hip-hop has come a long way in K-pop and while it's mainstream now, not too long ago listening to Korean rap was something very new (and sometimes very weird). Unlike its pop counterpart, Korean rap is slow to get any real attention from outside of K

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  • Block B, Tiger JK, Yoon Mi Rae and Juniel to perform at Midem Festival in Cannes, France

    December 18, 2012 @ 6:03 pm

    Block B and Drunken Tiger have been confirmed to perform at the Midem (Marché International du Disque et de l'Edition Musicale) Festival in Cannes, France. According to the Midem Festival's official website, Drunken Tiger and Block B will be performing on January 27th. Drunken Tiger is the hip-hop group that centralizes around Tiger JK, and also includes members such as his wife Yoon Mi Rae, and other hip hop artists such as Micki Eyes, DJ

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  • Tiger JK, 2NE1 and others perform for 'The Creators Project'

    September 24, 2012 @ 9:14 pm

    'The Creators Project' is a project that is hosted by Intel and VICE. It is a worldwide project that supports new and rising artists that use technology to go past the boundaries of creative expression. The project opened in San Francisco, Paris, Sao Paolo, and Beijing, and made its fifth and final stop in Seoul from September 21st to 23rd at the Seoul Dongdaemun Design Plaza. The event boasted of a lineup of strong live performances and

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  • Large scale charity event '2012 K-BOX In Seoul' to be held this week

    September 12, 2012 @ 1:36 am

    Some of today's top musicians as well as Hallyu celebrities will be participating in an upcoming large-scale donation event. The very first '2012 K-BOX 祭 IN SEOUL' hosted by K-BOX's 'CHO' Corporation (CEO Cho Jung Soon) will be held at the Namsan Banyan Tree Club & Spa in Seoul September 15th at 7:30PM. There will be a number of celebrities present at the 3-hour event, including actor Lee Bum Soo, musical director Lee Dong Jun, Cho

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  • Way Back Wednesday: Noraebang Classics

    August 8, 2012 @ 6:15 pm

    If you've read the Way Back Wednesday columns before, you know that I frequently mention my affection for noraebangs and usually call out a song or two that are tried and true favorites for fellow norebang fans. I don't know what it is about those little rooms with the flashing lights, over-reverbed amps, and spit-protector covered microphones, but as often as I've been, it's always just as fun the next time I go. While many of you have proba

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  • Tiger JK performs with Yubin on 'You & I'

    July 17, 2012 @ 8:42 pm

    As reported last week, hip hop legend Tiger JK performed with Wonder Girls' Yubin on a recent episode of SBS's 'You & I'. Last month, Tiger JK selected Yubin as the musician he'd like to work stating, If I work with Yubin, I believe we could make ground-breaking and sensational work together." On this episode of 'You & I', Tiger JK performed one of Drunken Tiger's greatest hits in "I Want You" along with Yubin and BIZZY. Check out th

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  • Way Back Wednesday: 4th of July Edition

    July 4, 2012 @ 6:53 pm

    All across the United States celebrations are taking place commemorating the 4th of July. For our friends not familiar with the date, July 4th marks the anniversary of American independence, a national holiday, celebrated with parades, barbeques, and of course, fireworks. I grew up not too far from the nation's capital, Washington, D.C., and used to go watch the fireworks on the National Mall every year with my family. I still remember the aw

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  • Staff Picks: allkpop's Top 10 K-Pop Classics 4

    March 3, 2012 @ 10:06 pm

    Get a glimpse of what we're talking about and listening to at the 6Theory office with this new feature! Once a week, we'll be offering you guys a personal selection of our favorite things from K-Pop. Here's some of the Staff Picks on our all-time favorite classic K-Pop songs. This list reflects our first encounters with K-Pop, which for some of us, goes back more than 10 years. You can see a list of our previous selections here. Drunk

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  • [OP-ED: Guest Post by Tiger JK] A simple suggestion on Racial Prejudice

    March 1, 2012 @ 1:38 pm

    This is a guest post by Tiger JK (Seo Jung Kwon), a Korean American rapper, best known as one of the founding members of hip hop group Drunken Tiger. He is also the founder and former CEO of Jungle Entertainment. He is married to Yoon Mirae (Tasha) who is of mixed heritage (Korean / African American).   Let's Give the Kids More Info and Opportunity to Learn about Racial Prejudice As I read the replies and comments to the news story ab

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  • Staff Picks: allkpop's Top 10 K-Pop Classics 2

    February 18, 2012 @ 11:05 pm

    Get a glimpse of what we're talking about and listening to at the 6Theory office with this new feature! Once a week, we'll be offering you guys a personal selection of our favorite things from K-Pop. To kick off our Staff Picks feature this week, we'd like to share our all-time favorite classic K-Pop songs. This list reflects our first encounters with K-Pop, which for some of us, goes back more than 10 years. Deux - Turn Around Look a

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