January 12, 2017


'K-Stop' Podcast: DAY6, Jun. K, HelloVenus, Plus the Rise of Akgae Fans

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 48 YouTube playlist and read on for more on this week's topics:

This week K-Stop discusses... 

-Jun. K's new single "No Shadow" from the 2PM singer-songwriter's new album 77-1X3-00
-HelloVenus' new single "Mysterious" off their comeback Mystery of Venus EP
-The first DAY6 single of 2017 with "I Wait," the first of their monthly releases 

Plus in our Deep Cuts section, we talk about recent events with Twice that have led to a rise of akgae fans. We talk about what akgae fans are and their current rise in K-pop and beyond. 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 48?

Jun. K, 'No Shadow'
HelloVenus, 'Mysterious'
DAY6, 'I Wait'
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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 AOA, Akdong Musician, Jessi, Dumbfoundead and more: