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RUN RIVER NORTH: The Difficulties of Pleasing Asian Parents When You’re A Musician

by Ethel Navales
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Among the talented artists that performed at Audrey Magazine and KoreAm Journal‘s annual awards gala, Unforgettable, indie band Run River North definitely stood out. This six-member band is a fo

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Japan Introduces New “Chubby Girl” Idol Group

by Ethel Navales
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It’s no secret that Japanese women face quite a bit of pressure when it comes to weight. There are B&Bs where the cost of rent is dependent on the tenant’s weight and apps which verba

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Bruno Mars Dedicates His Grammy To His Late Mother

by Taylor Weik
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  Singer-songwriter Bruno Mars, who is of Filipino descent, won best pop vocal album for “Unorthodox Jukebox” at the 56th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles last night. Mars, 28, was

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Jun Sung Ahn’s AMAZING ‘Frozen’ Violin Cover of “Let It Go”

by Ethel Navales
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You probably know Jun Sung Ahn through his violin & dance cover of EXO’s hit song “Growl.” With nearly 300,000 views on his video, Jun Sung Ahn was thrown into viral popularity

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Calling All EXO Fans: This Dubstep Dance Practice Video Will Make Your Day

by Ethel Navales
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It’s quite an understatement to say that EXO took over 2013. They took the #1 spot on M! Countdown New Year’s special, won “Song of The Year” at the 2013 KBS Music Festival and

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Watch DAVID CHOI’s Award Video: Arts & Entertainment Award 2013

by Ethel Navales
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Earlier this month, Audrey Magazine and KoreAm Journal presented their 12th annual awards gala, Unforgettable. Historically, this event recognized the success of the Korean American community, but in

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You Won’t Believe Who’s Behind This Amazing Nujabes Cover

by Ethel Navales
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  Nujabes was a Japanese hip hop producer and DJ. The name “Nujabes” is the reverse spelling of the DJ’s birth name, Jun Seba. Aside from owning  Shibuya record stores, T Rec

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Life-Size Lady Gaga Doll VS. Gaga-Inspired Hello Kitty Doll

by Ethel Navales
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This past weekend, the oh-so-popular Lady Gaga was in Tokyo promoting her latest album Art Pop. Although Japanese netizens can say they’re accustomed to the eccentric, Lady Gaga still turned hea

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She Did It! Tessanne Chin Wins Singing Competition “The Voice”

by Anna Park
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We’ve been mesmerized by Chinese-Jamaican songstress Tessanne Chin on this season of The Voice ever since her rockin’ rendition of Pink’s “Try” turned the chairs of all f

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The Daily SHAG | EXO For Ivy Club Photoshoot [VIDEO INCLUDED]

by Ethel Navales
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Recently, 17-year-old singer/songwriter Lorde was cyberbullied for her “nerdy Asian boyfriend,” James Lowe. Lowe was met with every negative Asian male stereotype in the book. Situations

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