May 25, 2017


'K-Stop' Podcast: Seventeen, iKON, Dean, Syd, and BTS Wins at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards

YG Entertainment, Joombas Music Group, Getty Images
YG Entertainment, Joombas Music Group, Getty Images

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

This week, K-Stop chats about... 

-Seventeen's new electronic-inspired comeback with "Don't Wanna Cry" off their AI1 EP
-iKON's long-awaited comeback with the singles "Bling Bling" and "B-Day"
-Dean's new collaboration "Love" featuring Syd of The Internet and Odd Future fame

Plus in our Deep Cuts section, we discuss BTS winning at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards, what this means for K-pop and the larger steps it represents for the music scene in general. 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 65?

Seventeen, 'Don't Wanna Cry'
iKON, 'Bling Bling' and 'B-Day'
Dean and Syd, 'Love'
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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 Twice, VIXX, PSY, ChoA and more: