Welcome to K-Stop, Fuse's K-pop podcast and the No. 1 destination for fun, insightful commentary on the biggest K-pop news, music, issues, and beyond.
Every Wednesday, we'll deliver you a fresh episode, in which hosts Jeff Benjamin and Tina Xu will not only dish on the latest in the scene, but also respond to the topics that are important to you and the K-pop community at large.
Check out all the music and artists we talk about in our Episode 17 YouTube playlist and read on for more on this week's topics:
This week we discuss...
-iKON's sweet new single "#WYD" (at the 6:10 mark)
-The house-y solo debut from f(x)'s Luna with her Free Somebody EP (at 14:45)
-The new single from JYJ's Xia (a.k.a. Junsu) titled "Rock the World" featuring The Quiett and Automatic off his Xignature album (at 24:15)
Plus in our Deep Cuts section (at 34:55), we discuss the recently announced JYP Nation concert and the entertainment agency's new song competition where its artists will compete against one another for solo lines in the song and we'll pick our dream lineup. As always, we'll count down the K-pop songs shaking up the U.S. iTunes charts, respond to listener comments and give you insider tea you can't find anywhere else.
Vote on your favorite new release from the week until next week's episode when we'll reveal the winner!
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Listen to last week's episode featuring discussion on Jonghyun, Monsta X, Baek A Yeon, miss A and more: