An Idol Army: Thoughts On The Mega Group

Too many! That’s what a lot of netizens say when offering an opinion on new or returning idol groups with extremely large numbers. They may have a point, but I also think that there is something to be gained from mega Kpop group. While fans are always noting the sheer number of idol groups that…

One Agency To Rule Them All?

Originally published on hellokpop on July 14, 2011 On June 24, 2011 several high-profile idols, including Kim Hyun Joong, Super Junior, TVXQ and 2PM gathered to help launch United Asia Management, an agency that represents a collaboration among the top Korean agencies, including SM Entertainment, YG Entertainment and JYP Entertainment. While this may be a…