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K-Pop Marketing

The Internet age opens up Korean pop culture & music to the entire world

Implications - Originating in South Korea, K-pop is a musical genre that has exploded onto the North American scene. The k-pop anthem most commonly known worldwide, Gangnam Style, hit airwaves and the subculture has since been adopted into a range of global products, advertising campaigns and inspired fashion retailers.
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Popularity
Activity
Freshness
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Megatrends
9 Featured, 52 Examples:
283,455 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Oct 12 — Feb 13
Trending:
Warm
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Featured Examples

Internet Sensation Memory Sticks
Internet Sensation Memory Sticks
The Psy Gangnam Style USB Drive Gets Its Groove On
The maker behind the incredibly viral music video can now be your memory holder when you use the PSY Gangnam Style USB Drive. This USB is essentially a miniature version of PSY in a black suit,... MORE
play_circle_filled Korean Pop House Decorations
Korean Pop House Decorations
A Halloween Light Show Gangnam Style in Leesburg Lights Up the Sky
The viral song that has been sweeping the nation has now been turned into a giant Halloween light show Gangnam Style. A residential community in Leesburg, Virginia has been putting on festive light... MORE
Viral Video Dance Infographics
Viral Video Dance Infographics
The Gangnam Style YouTube Video is the Most Viewed Video Ever
As the wind blows into the hair of a middle aged Korean man, singing hymns of the rich district of in South Korea, the Gangnam Style YouTube video has quickly become the most viewed video of all time.... MORE
Dancing Pistachio Viral Ads
Dancing Pistachio Viral Ads
This Psy Super Bowl Commercial Re-Visits Gangnam Style
A new Psy Super Bowl commercial for Wonderful Pistachios surfaced last night on CBS during the big game and perpetuated the Gangnam Style craze once more. YouTube’s most watched video of all... MORE
Viral Video Phone Cases
Viral Video Phone Cases
The Gangnam Style iPhone Case Shows Others Your Web-Savvy Ways
It seems that there is no stopping the force that is Gangnam Style, and now they even have Gangnam Style iPhone cases that let you showcase your unhealthy obsession with the Internet sensation Psy.... MORE
Viral Song Shirts
Viral Song Shirts
Break Out in Song and Dance Legitimately Wearing the Gangnam Style Shirt
Psy fans will be ecstatic to deck out in a Gangnam Style shirt, especially with the Korean pop star making his first Canadian appearance this October 30, 2012. For those who haven’t thought... MORE
play_circle_filled Cross-Cultural Celebrity Collaborations
Cross-Cultural Celebrity Collaborations
The Wonder Girls 'Like Money' Song Features Akon
The Wonder Girls ‘Like Money’ song is the latest from the widely popular Korean girl band with a special appearance by a certain Western hip hop mogul—Akon. The video features a... MORE
play_circle_filled Viral Korean Pop Manicures
Viral Korean Pop Manicures
Show off Your Sweet Moves While Wearing Gangnam Style Nail Art
Once you’re familiar with the dance moves from the popular Korean pop song, get your fingernails on the same wavelength with the Gangnam Style Nail Art tutorial. This short video tells shows... MORE
play_circle_filled Viral Celeb Collaborative Remixes
Viral Celeb Collaborative Remixes
This 2012 Year in Review Video Features YouTube’s Biggest
This 2012 year in review video starts by basing the entire video around Psy’s Gangnam Style song, which is now YouTube’s most viewed video of all time. This 2012 year in review video acts as a... MORE

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