December 15, 2016


'K-Stop' Podcast: BIGBANG, Jessica, K.A.R.D, and The Best K-Pop Songs & Albums of 2016

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.

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Every Wednesday, we'll deliver you a fresh episode where 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 45 YouTube playlist and read on for more on this week's topics:

This week K-Stop discusses...
-How K-Stop listeners get to choose the last three entires as part of Fuse's upcoming K-Pop Top 40 music video competition (vote for your favorites below!) 
-BIGBANG's 'Made' album with its new songs "Fxxk It," "Last Dance" and "Girlfriend," and the importance of the new release
-Jessica's dance-focused Wonderland comeback
-The debut of co-ed K-pop group K.A.R.D with "Oh NaNa"

Plus in our Deep Cuts section, we go through our favorite and the best K-pop albums and songs of 2016. 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.

What Was Your Favorite K-Pop Release From Episode 45?

BIGBANG, 'Fxxk It' and 'Last Dance'
Jessica, 'Wonderland'
K.A.R.D, 'Oh NaNa'
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Who Should Be Included in Fuse's K-Top Top 40 Music Video Competition?

B1A4, 'A Lie'
Teen Top, 'Warning Sign'
Oh My Girl, 'Listen to My Song (A-ing)'
B.A.P, 'Skydive'
Heize & Dean, 'Shut Up & Groove'
Crayon Pop, 'DooDoomChit'
Monsta X, 'All In'
DIA, 'Mr. Potter'
iKON, '#WYD'
NCT-U, 'The 7th Sense'
Suzy & Baekhyun, 'Dream'
Other (Leave Your Pick in the Comments!)
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Listen now and be sure to subscribe and listen on iTunes. Got thoughts on the episode or what you want to hear on the show next week? Chat with Jeff and Tina on Twitter or join the conversation using the #KStop hashtag!

Find Jeff on Twitter at @Jeff__Benjamin!
Find Tina on Twitter at  @hey_tinaaa!

Listen to last week's episode featuring discussion on Seventeen, Hyoyeon, Heize and more: