K-Hiphop Indie Artist, JUNGSU, Releases New Single “Need Ya Now” on Spotify and Other Music Platforms

JUNGSU, a new hip-hop and R&B musician who made his debut in April 2019, released his new hit single “Need Ya Now” on July 7, 2020, at 7 PM (Pacific Standard Time).  Born and raised in Seoul, South Korea, he moved to Los Angeles and lived there at the age of 8. He had his first encounter with rap in an 8th-grade mathematics class, where his teacher asked them to memorize the value of Pi (π). Who would have thought that one day, it will bring him to where he is now?

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ABS-CBN Books launches “Hello Hallyu,” the very first local-based fan book on Korean culture

The Korean wave or Hallyu refers to the popularity of Korean culture globally, which started in the 1990s. The Philippines, of course, was not spared from this trend, and has now fully embraced all forms of Hallyu—K-pop, K-drama, K-beauty, K-fashion, and even K-food. But while Korean culture spread like wildfire in the whole country, we never really understood how it began, how it grew, and how big is its impact now in our own culture.

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