It’s no secret that we love K-Indie. And it is definitely no secret that one of our favorite bands in South Korea is NELL. So when NELL announced a new single, we were really expecting nothing but the best. But when the teaser for “Today (오늘은) dropped revealing that it was a collaboration with Groovyroom, we flipped! I consider it a sin when people who … Continue reading TheLoyalist: Why We Love NELL and Groovyroom’s Collaboration “Today”
October was a pretty good month for us. We’ve had more visitors and connections than ever. And added to that are some questions left by some on the search box. So here we are answering them, all for your pressure. “Is G2 from Texas?” Yes. He is. He’s Korean but was raised in Texas, USA. As far as we know, he started rapping there before … Continue reading TKL Questions!
“How well do you remember Korean Hiphop artists?” This was a question that was raised as I was talking to a mutual on SNS. It started with the comment of how “wack” the scene has become this year. I commented that I don’t know if that was a good or bad thing. I just really didn’t know. But the conversation then shifted to how there … Continue reading TheLoyalist: Do I Remember Them Well?
It’s no secret towards Tiger JK fans that he spends a great amount of time on Twitter, speaking his mind and interacting with his fans, including all the memes he shares and laughs at, too. So when Tiger JK was online on October 11th, fans were just happy to see him. Not until he started ranting about a lot of things, including SMTM6. Tiger JK started … Continue reading Want A Good Amount of Tea? Tiger JK Gave Us That
Have you recently just watched your favorite artist live in concert? Or maybe you happened to drop by a club in Korea and enjoyed a showcase? If you have and you’re dying to tell everyone about it, then let The KHOP Loyalist become your platform! Here’s how to do it!. • Send in your experience in words (in English as much as possible) through email … Continue reading TKL Notice: It’s Time For Fans To Share Their Concert Experiences!
This post is to open up the topic after my tweet last week picked up a lot of reactions. I wasn’t able to explain further because I’v been occupied with a lot of things. It’s not really the whole of Cohort that’s come into YG. And it’s not even the label itself. It’s just Bryan Chase and The Black Label, a subsidiary of YG. Around … Continue reading TheLoyalist: Cohort in YG?
It’s been a while since my last notice post. It makes me miss you guys so much. HAHA! I just wanted to keep you guys updated with what we’ve been up to. First, it was sad when I wasn’t able to see Monsta X last year. Oh well. You guys know I work so not much of my time is really in my hands. But … Continue reading TKL Notice Being Back!
Just recently, Zion.T has dropped his album “OO”. Other than his title track “The Song” receiving quite the attention, his collaborative track with GDragon “Complex” has also caught everyone’s attention, first because of GD, second because of the message of the song. It has become an issue that people view this song as a “diss” towards idols (source). Fans, of course, were just as quick … Continue reading TheLoyalist: “Complex” Zion.T ft. GDragon
Early 2016, I’ve already heard of rumors that some promoters were planning to bring AOMG to the Philippines. But with the schedules of each of their artists, it became impossible to have them do a show here. However, near the middle of November, great news got my my way. It isn’t a secret that I handle the AOMG fanbase here in the Philippines. Around that … Continue reading TheLoyalist : #JayParkinMNL & K-Beauty Party Got Lit!
Hey guys! First off, you have got to listen to this! Been a while since my last TKL Notice. I just felt so sorry for not being able to update regularly last week. A lot of things happened and am still under a lot of stress. Maybe it’s my fault. Maybe it isn’t. Maybe life just wanted me to go through things this season. But it’s … Continue reading TKL Notice: Sort Of Nothing
Every YG fan knows that the label only goes to three countries to do shows: Korea, Japan and China. Whenever a YG artist comes here to my country, Philippines, I always want to be present. I’ve seen Bigbang, 2ne1 and Epik High already. So when they announced Lee Hi to do a show here, I did not hesitate to go. Since Lee Hi is generally … Continue reading TheLoyalist: #SeouliteinManila
I don’t consider my blog popular, not even myself. I think, with the two years that I’ve been doing this, we’ve been experiencing gradual changes and following. Even though it’s slow, I believe it’s relevant and I am grateful for all the support I get. . As if the heavens are hearing my prayers, a number of events are coming to my country very soon … Continue reading TKL Notice
This news came to me the other day. It may not be KHOP but forgive me since I am so excited and I was just so happy! YG’s songstress is coming to my country for a one-night show. What’s making it more exciting is the fact that she’ll be here on her birthday! I already feel so special. 😭 I’m a fan of hers. My … Continue reading Lee Hi Showcase in Manila
I was checking the blog statuses when I saw a number of interesting questions and search terms. Now, I know. Answering anon questions is a lot easier on Tumblr. But I’m not on that blog site. LOL So let’s do it this way. I’ll do a bi-weekly answer on some questions I see on the blog. Hopefully, they could help you guys out! “Is … Continue reading Anonymous Questions
I remember listening to Dean’s Here And Now last year through a friend who kept on sharing his Soundcloud. I gave it a listen and I didn’t stop following the guy. And within just a year, Dean, as a singer, has skyrocketed into uncontrollable popularity. So when the announcement of Dean coming to Manila dropped, I totally flipped. It was crazy! Being a fan of … Continue reading TheLoyalist #DEANinMNL Experience