K-pop band tops US album charts

K-pop band tops US album charts

K-pop is taking the US by storm and it seems South Africans are jumping onto the trend as well.

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K-pop is a music genre originating in South Korea and has now become the most listened to song in the US.

BTS, a South Korean boy band has become the first K-pop artists to reach number one on the US album charts.

Known for their meticulously choreographed dance style and boyish good looks, the seven-member group is one of the country's best selling musical exports.


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For the week ending on 24 May their new album came in at 135,000 album units, pushing it passed artist "Post Malone".

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