**TRIGGER WARNING** Mayo Clinic defines depression as "a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest." But what is it really?
So who is ready to add some dramas and musicals to their watch list? If you are like us here at Weibuzz you are enjoying learning about Kevin Woo, so we are focusing on his dramas and musicals that he's been in or starred in. Up first his dramas: Kevin has been in a few... Continue Reading →
It's that time again for another artist spotlight! This week we are featuring Kevin Woo, he is a Korea-American singer-songwriter, actor and TV host. He was born on November 25, 1991, Kevin was born and raised in California and caught the attention of a South Korean agency XING while on holiday in Korea. After a... Continue Reading →
Leo Xia has released a new video for "Sliced Fruit", an animated love letter to immigrant mothers all around the world.
Hwasa is no stranger to winning awards in the music industry. With 9 wins and 11 nominations, she's done amazing as a solo artist. 2020 was a big year for Hwasa which is saying something because let's be real this year has kind of sucked. Haha. However, we here at Weibuzz like the focus on... Continue Reading →
Hwasa has featured in quite a lot of songs since she debuted with artists such as HIGH4:20, PHANTOM, Park Shin-hye, Woodie Gochild, Dua Lipa and many more. These are my favourites....will yours make the list? "Fingernail" - PHANTOM PHANTOM was the first kpop group I ever listened to and pairing them with Hwasa was bound... Continue Reading →
In 2016, Hwasa and Moonbyul teamed up for "Dab Dab" and it is probably my favourite of her collaborations with other artists. This song is everything I love about MAMAMOO: it's fun, jazzy, and flirty with a touch of sexy. I can't help but to bounce around and laugh every time I listen to this... Continue Reading →
We reached out to Dr. Chad Ebesutani, founder and Clinic Director of Seoul Counseling Center, to give us an insight into the mental health crisis that Korea is facing
Hwasa has had several endorsements throughout her career as a member of MAMAMOO and as a solo artist
This week for our Artist Spotlight we are going to talk about the amazing Hwasa or Ahn Hye-jin of Mamamoo. Hwasa was born on July 23, 1995, is a singer, rapper, songwriter, and tv star. Hwasa lives in Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea with her parents and two older sisters. She graduated from Wonkwang Information Arts... Continue Reading →
Idols receive untold amounts of hate if they dare to date, get married, or have children. Where does this behaviour end?
Following the example of many idols in the past, V has also started in various TV programs both individually and with BTS
With V being in dramas and one of the most popular idols its no surprise that he's done OST's, features, and covers! V has appeared in several soundtracks for hit dramas in Korean. One being "It's Definitely You" from Hawrang: The Poet Warrior Youth in 2016. His newest soundtrack is called "Sweet Night" from Itaewon... Continue Reading →
This week we are spotlighting one of the most well known Korean Idols, BTS's V. V or Kim Tae-hyung is a singer, songwriter, record producer, and actor. He's mostly known for his role as the baritone vocalist of BTS. With his husky tone, he's gained lots of attention all over the world for us unique... Continue Reading →
Jamie Park began her solo career in 2015 with her debut single 'Hopeless Love' with the name Jimin Park. (Check out her debut single below!) In 2016 Park released her first EP 19 to 20. Jamie stated that this ep was about "her story" and hoped fans would be able to better connect with her as... Continue Reading →
This month I sat down with Calgary based rapper KIEN to discuss the ongoing rise in racial discrimination amidst the COVID panic
Throughout her career, Jamie has donated to several charities and even collaborated with Eric Nam for charity.
Just in case you are not familiar with After School Club, it's a television series in South Korea that talks about music and directly interact with international fans. Two activities that always take place during the show episodes are Roll Calls and Hangouts. Jamie Park is one of the current co-hosts on After School Club... Continue Reading →
Park Jimin began her career as the winner of K-pop Star, had a successful career in duo 15&, and is ready to begin again as Jamie
Many of you may know that Jay Park was a part of 2pm for a short while. Park was actually the leader of 2pm and came to Korea to better his dancing, rapping, and singing. Jay is only a part of a few songs of 2pm. His departure was because of a comment he made... Continue Reading →
The question today is who doesn't know Jay Park? Shamefully raise your hand if the answer is yes...no we are kidding, today we are spotlighting the sexy Jay Park who if you don't know has his own clothing line. Jay Park has his own unique style its only natural that he'd create an amazing fashion... Continue Reading →
We sat down with Alan Z this weekend to discuss the struggles that Asian Americans face in today's society.
**TRIGGER WARNING** "Those people saw it too so I figured they'd call someone." "Lots of other people were on that live....why didn't they say anything" All common phrases of the mob mentality.
Jessica's career not only spans the music industry, but also the fashion industry with her line Blanc & Eclare!
Yesterday we introduced you to Jessica Jung a former Girls Generation member. Today we are spotlighting the films that Jessica has starred in four films over the years. In 2012 she starred in I Am she played herself in a biographical film of SM Town. The film was a documentary that was about 32 SM... Continue Reading →
Jessica is a singer, actress, entrepreneur, and debuting novelist. But above all, she is an inspiration!
**SPOILER ALERT** Confessions is the debut novel by Kanae Minato and it will haveyou on the edge of your seat from start to finish!
In 2016 Eric Nam and MAMAMOO's Solar melted hearts with their adorable chemistry on We Got Married. If you aren't familiar with the show its a reality TV show where two celebrities act out married life as a virtual couple. Season 4 of We Got Married is where you can witness Eric Nam and Solar... Continue Reading →
The Daebak Show is a podcast that is hosted by Eric Nam. The show talks about the latest K-pop releases and talks about the K-pop industry. Every Monday Eric who is not new to the K-pop world reviews best songs, talks about how the industry works and will sometimes interview the artist themselves. If you... Continue Reading →
**TRIGGER WARNING** It's time we face the facts....suicide rates are increasing across the globe and Asia is facing a major crisis.
Want a chance to hang out with Bobby, Jinhwan, Yunhyeong, Donghyuk, Ju-ne and Chanwoo? Omaze and iKON are teaming up to help the SOS Children's Village in South Korea. Your donation helps protect and care for children who have lost parental care or are at risk of losing it. What's included? Your flight and hotel... Continue Reading →
For those who don't know P.Nation is new management agency and record label created by PSY. This new agency will focus on PSY own music along with artist like Jessi. Jessi was the first singee as she signed with P. Nation in January of 2019. Jessi has a lot going for her now that she... Continue Reading →
While OSTs may not be the first thing you think of when you hear Jessi's name, she really shines in the few she's done.
You can't have a 17 year career in the industry without doing some amazing collaborations and features!
Unpretty Rapstar is a music competition program featuring female rappers. The show is hosted by Korean rapper San E. Jessi appeared on Unpretty Rapstar in season one where she had to battle it out with other rappers in competitions like self-introduction through a cypher, a one-take video mission and diss battles. After she successfully battled... Continue Reading →
**TRIGGER WARNING** Welcome to 2020: The Year of Perfect Vision. It's time we take off our rose-tinted glasses and face reality.
BM is known for his smooth choreography and strong dancing. Can the "Dancing" King teach DAY6' choreography black hole?
Sunni is not only a talented singer, dancer, and performer, but she is also an amazing composer and songwriter. She has composed and written songs for herself and Wonder Girls. Sunmi has helped write and compose the following songs for Wonder Girls, Rewind, Back, Fanded Love, Why So Lonely and To the Beautiful You. She's... Continue Reading →
Is your reading list ready for this spooky season? If not, check out these three spine-chilling Webtoons on LINE!
Kyōkotsu is a vengeful spirit who rises up out of wells to scare those who pass and curse those unfortunate to come into contact with it.
Sunmi is no stranger to being recognized as a talented individual. She's been nominated for awards like popularity, best dance, best fashionista, style in music and more. Tonight we are showing off all her awards and nominations. Awards: 2014 Sunmi won Best Dance Performance (solo) at the 16th Mnet Asian Music Awards. 2017 she won... Continue Reading →
Sunmi made her debut in Wonder Girls then went on to take the kpop industry by storm as a solo artist
Each culture has their customs for a funeral. Here is how traditional China deals with someone's passing.
**MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS** Take a journey through a condemned Thai hospital as you try to solve the mysterious disappearance of Araya
**MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS** Deadman Wonderland, Japan's premier prison theme park, is hiding some dark secrets.