Category Archives: Feature Articles

15 Moments That Made K-Pop Even Hotter in 2013 —

For a ‘Best of 2013’ assignment at Fuse, I created in-depth list at the 15 moments that further pushed K-pop into the global, mainstream music consciousness. Music can’t ignore moments like another Korean song topping the charts worldwide, a K-pop … Continue reading

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My Contributor Pages at Billboard and

This site would be inundated with posts if I included all the work I get to do at Fuse and Billboard each week. Now, I will use this site for news, have my contact information and highlight exciting projects. Currently, … Continue reading

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Christina Aguilera, Blake Shelton Unveil “Just A Fool” Duet on ‘The Voice’ —

I am particularly proud of this episode wrap-up piece of “The Voice” episode because of my SEO keyword optimization and data insight predictions. With my title using the artists’ names first and the song title near their names this makes … Continue reading

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BIGBANG in America: Behind the Scenes With the K-Pop Boy Wonders —

When the extremely popular K-pop male group BIGBANG came to the U.S. for their two concert dates (which soon turned into four concert dates from the tickets selling out so quickly), I worked with their agency to secure an exclusive … Continue reading

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TVXQ! Q&A: On America, Favorite Artists, Future Touring Plans —

Add MediaThis was another very, very exciting K-pop opportunity as I was the only American outlet given an interview with longstanding K-pop boy band TVXQ! After establishing a relationship with their agency, SM Entertainment, I was given an exclusive interview … Continue reading

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What 4minute’s KCON Performance Reveals About Them & K-Pop —

This op-ed for was definitely my most controversial yet a piece that made me very proud. I took an objective standpoint when seeing one of my favorite K-pop acts, 4minute, perform at KCON 2012, and thought deeper about their … Continue reading

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Top 5 PSY Songs ‘Gangnam Style’ Fans Should Hear —

To continue to capitalize on the “Gangnam Style” fever blazing through the U.S., but as well to find a deeper way to connect with the actual music, I created this feature list for on the Top 5 Psy songs … Continue reading

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The Saturdays Ink U.S. Album Deal, Plot Reality Show —

When I heard news about one of The U.K.’s biggest girl groups, The Saturdays, coming to the U.S. for a week I decided to investigate and see what I could make happen. The result was a sit-down interview with the … Continue reading

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Why GLAM’s Gay-Friendly Debut Worked —

I’m very proud of my latest op-ed piece for (the most popular English-based K-pop site in the world) where I explored how rookie group GLAM debuted with a concept based around “universal love.” A fascinating move in the still … Continue reading

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Wonder Girls Say English Album to ‘Come Out Very Soon!’ —

In this featured interview article for, I talk to one of K-pop’s biggest groups Wonder Girls about their upcoming U.S. debut, their newest single featuring Akon, and what makes them unique for those who may not be familiar with … Continue reading

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