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Man Crush Mondays: R-Chord

 

Name: Xie Hexian

Birth Date: April 15, 1987

Age: 30

Origin: Taiwan

Entertainment Company: Asia Muse

Notable Songs: “Love Doesn’t Need to Pretend”, “Thanks for Your Love”, “Braveheart”

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Man Crush Mondays: Mad Clown

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My Favourite Idol Rappers

With popular rap survival shows, “Show Me The Money” and “Unpretty Rapstar” gaining popularity, idol rappers have become a hot topic. Idol rappers are often stigmatized because of their connections to rich and powerful entertainment agencies, their large fanbase and sometimes, their lack of skill compared to underground rappers.

These days, almost all KPOP songs feature a rap portion and are performed by idols that just talk quickly with no true potential, talent or knowledge of hip-hop, and its history. Rather than name these “fake idol rappers”, I decided to list the idol rappers that have shown true potential and talent in hip-hop and rap. Some of these idols have appeared and made their mark on rap survival shows, proving their abilities to fans worldwide and even to underground rappers that once stigmatized them. This list is my personal list, so you may agree or disagree with me. It is all my opinion. Read the rest of this entry

Shanny’s November Favourites

Here is a list of my favourite comebacks for November 2015! Read the rest of this entry

Shanny’s July Favourites

Here is a list of my favourite comebacks from July:

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Favourite K-POP Albums

I am not easily impressed when it comes to albums, especially in K-POP. I may like the title song of an artist, but when I usually listen to the rest of the album I am often disappointed. Therefore, I limit myself to title songs. Recently I have tried to break out of this habit and started listening to albums with a more opened-mind. However, there are a few K-POP albums that I absolutely love and they are listed below. This list includes full length albums, expansion packs and mini albums. Read the rest of this entry

Shanny’s January Favourites

Here is a list of my favourite Japanese and Korean comebacks for January 2015!

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