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BTS Song ‘Butter’ Picked as Record of the Year by Variety Magazine

BTS Song ‘Butter’ Picked as Record of the Year by Variety Magazine

SEOUL, Dec. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop superstar BTS’ mega-hit single “Butter” has been selected as the Record of the Year by U.S. magazine Variety, the label behind the group said Sunday. BTS won the award for its second English-language single “Butter” during Variety’s Hitmakers event held in Los Angeles on Saturday (local time). “The [...]

BTS Opens L.A. Stop of 2021 Jingle Ball Tour

BTS Opens L.A. Stop of 2021 Jingle Ball Tour

SEOUL, Dec. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean superband BTS has taken the opening stage for the Los Angeles stop of this year’s iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour, the largest year-end radio show in the United States, the group’s agency said Saturday. The septet performed its English-language hit singles “Butter” and “Dynamite,” with the latter sung [...]

Disputes Rise over Mandatory Issuance of Medical Diagnosis Records for Pets

Disputes Rise over Mandatory Issuance of Medical Diagnosis Records for Pets

SEOUL, Dec. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Amid a growing number of medical disputes over the treatment of pets, some Korean pet owners are saying that the issuance of medical diagnosis records for pets should be mandatory. Unlike general doctors who are obliged to issue medical records of diagnosis under current laws, veterinarians have no such [...]

BTS Tops 9 of Billboard’s Year-end Charts for 2021

BTS Tops 9 of Billboard’s Year-end Charts for 2021

SEOUL, Dec. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop superband BTS has topped nine of Billboard’s year-end charts for 2021, including the year’s top duo/group category. According to Billboard on Friday, BTS ranked No. 1 on the lists of Top Artists – Duo/Group, Hot 100 Artists – Duo/Group, Billboard 200 Artists – Duo/Group, Billboard Global Excl. U.S. [...]

IU’s ‘Killing Voice Live’ Most-viewed Youtube Video in S. Korea This Year

IU’s ‘Killing Voice Live’ Most-viewed Youtube Video in S. Korea This Year

SEOUL, Dec. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — A live video of singer-songwriter IU on media channel Dingo was the most viewed video on YouTube in South Korea this year, the company said Thursday. “IU’s Killing Voice Live,” the 18-minute video of IU singing live on YouTube’s Dingo Music channel, ranked first with over 30 million views, [...]