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G-DRAGON Collaborates with Diplo, Missy Elliott, Sky Ferreira

BIGBANG frontman and K-Pop chameleon G-DRAGON will release a new LP, Coup D’Etat, on September 13th. (It’s his second solo full length, and follows last year’s One of a Kind EP.) Here are three tidbits … read more »

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Video: Neon Bunny, “Oh My Prince”

Compared to more fashion-and-bombast-obsessed Korean pop artists—watch BIGBANG’s G-Dragon wear tiger print while holding a baby tiger and fire tennis balls in a Chanel store in his recent video for “One of a Kind”—the Korean … read more »

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Interview: 2NE1

After the K-pop group 2NE1’s World Tour stopover in New Jersey, the four girls stopped by FADER offices—along with four makeup artists, three publicists, bag handlers, a film crew and two tall and well-dressed drivers—to … read more »

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Video: BIGBANG, “Bad Boy”

Judging by the growing alignment of American big media forces around K-pop—within the last two months, The Wonder Girls starred in a Teen Nick TV-movie, Interscope signees Girls Generation performed on Letterman and Swizz Beatz … read more »

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Interview: Swizz Beatz

Over the past two years, Kasseem Dean, the 33-year-old Bronx native bka Swizz Beatz, has only seen his resume get weirder and weirder. A Grammy award-winning producer/rapper whose first beat was DMX’s “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem,” … read more »

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Swizz Beatz Promises to Bring K-Pop to America

At a press conference held Monday at Seoul’s Imperial Palace Hotel, Swizz Beatz announced a deal between his own production company and South Korea’s O.N. Media. The partnership is meant to produce collaborations between American … read more »

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