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💫🌑Blue Night🌑💫
If your a shawol,, you have definitely heard of blue night. It’s quite a comforting radio podcast and one where advice is given. Jonghyun held this podcast for three full years! Crazy dedication! He’s had chats/interviews with many people and he’s become even closer with a select few. I recommend you guys to check out a few episodes (there are a lot on YouTube) It features him chatting and a lot of good songs! Jonghyun music taste is exquisite haha. Isn’t he so adorable~~ There is also a shawol blue night podcast! I haven’t personally listened to it but you can find them on Spotify, tumblr and SoundCloud ! A shawol also made a book pdf of a bunch of cute illustrations and his quotes! It features the Korean and English quotes, it’s very professional! https://issuu.com/juliannefeaver/docs/bluenight_i-94_cover ~SHINing Shawol Team~ @VixenViVi @MelissaGarza @y0ungki Loving Shawols! (ask to be added!) @Kpopandkimchi @Mercedesbenz98 @JustinaNguyen @CrystalBlunt @JohnEvans @Eswee @merryjayne13 @awkwardjazz @kimnam94 @osnapitzlilred @JaxomB @deilig @LinaZhang @Kpland1122 @ShellyThiemann @yehetmyohorat99 @KpopLifeu @AmberRelynn @szewwy @sweetnothing34 @esmeraldagutirr @notgisell @Starbell808 @TerraToyaSi @kyky97 @IsoldaPazo @netchtiBates @simpsonsamantha @VatcheeAfandi99 @AlexisRiver @merryjayne13 @jojojordy2324 @KiinLyr @FruityPoptart @MaggieHolm @sphelpswiley @AlyssaGelet818 @DenieceSuit @JenGambale @Aijah @strawberrylover @ElenaP16 @Foxxyjinxx @ESwee @sherrysahar @AubriePope @Airess95 @aliciasalinas @Ivonvons @kandle779 @JohnEvans @MomoChamie @animerg13 @raenel @AngelesFraga @StefaniTre @bigbangvip2243 @pharmgirlerin @Miss148 @CynthiaForeman @themuse  @Ttwolf74  @BambiTheFawn  @ESwee  @LilMcGriddle18  @Defy24601  @Yuki136989 @JahlaB  @Keldra  @HopeElizabeth  @Aquatear @Kendrika @sukkyongwanser  @EmilyGardner  @Shericeden  @YessicaCardenas  @LinnyOk @EvilGenius @karinamiranda81  @JahlaB  @Starbell808  @callmejessixa  @AshleiRyals  @B0RNHATER  @StephaniePoore  @abnmp76 @dalenalw
Why Don't Idol Groups Work In America?
In Japan and Korea, idols are a huge deal. The fandoms surrounding idols and idol groups are massive, with a ton of merch, lingo, events, etc surrounding the entertainers. So why isn't that happening in America? The UK tried it out with One Direction and we have a few girl groups like Fifth Harmony and Little Mix, but for the most part the classic pop group ensemble faded away in the early 2000s. Here are a few reasons why it might not work: I'm not saying either opinion is correct - just stating how the general public views celebrities in America vs Korea/Japan. I'm not an expert on either so please share your opinions as well! 1. The Concept of Being An Idol Sure, celebrities in the US know that they are role models, but do they really take this as their job?! In Japan and Korea, a single slip up can mean public humiliation (such as when an AKB48 member had a boyfriend - she had to shave her head as an apology) while in America celebrities insist on their personal rights to do whatever they want. In their opinion, just because you're a celebrity doesn't mean you aren't allowed a personal life. They should be able to be in the lime light but also have a lot of personal life that shouldn't be judged by the public, In Japan/Korea, every aspect of an entertainers life is analyzed and people know that is just part of the job. You must be a model citizen at all times and any bad behaviour (whether its on or off camera) is bad for your company, your career, and your fans. 2. Company Loyalty In America, we know the big companies like Warner, Sony, etc, but we rarely pay attention to what label each artist is on. And even if they're on the same label they don't really work together so its hard for fans to be loyal to one company. The closest I think we can get to that is waaay back with Motown Records or more recently the bands that came out on Fueled By Ramen. Smaller hip hop labels still keep this group style too! We could actually see the connection the artists had on those labels and could support the label as well as the artists. Now in Korea, we all know that companies are a big deal. YG Family, JYP, Cube, SM, etc. They do things together like concerts, Christmas songs, etc. We are able to anticipate the company's new project or collaboration. It's easier for the fans to get hyped over multiple groups at once. 3. Pre-Packaged In America, bands are usually put together by the band members. Whether they start in a garage or they put up flyers to find members, it is the band that forms first, then the label that signs them. In Korea and Japan however, we have a TON of trainees all hoping to be perfectly placed in a group. Think of the show Produce! Perfect example of prepackaging :) One Direction is an example of that happening where the boys were somewhat put together by a label, but musical and personality differences got in the way :/ 4. Training Idols train a LOT. Sure, in America entertainers practice, train, get vocal lessons, learn new instruments, get prepped for interviews etc but they are not forced to practice for 12 hours a day. Living in dorms without cell phones or internet, being forced to learn languages, dances, public speaking, etc - its totally normal in the idol world. Because of this, idols should be pretty prepared for anything. I'm not so sure American entertainers would be up for this style of training. Can you think of other reasons why the "idol" style of the music industry doesn't work in America?
Jonghyun Monday~~
What is your favorite jonghyun album? And then within all of his albums,, what is your favorite song of EACH album? Haha. I personally cannot choose,, so I’m not sure if you guys will be either,, hard choice! All amazing songs~ https://music.apple.com/us/album/i-guess-now-its-the-fall-from-monthly-live-connection-track-2/1051613130?i=1051613136 My recommended song!! It’s so good and I love this song soooo much SHINee ~SHINing Shawol Team~ @VixenViVi @MelissaGarza @y0ungki Loving Shawols! (ask to be added!) @Kpopandkimchi @Mercedesbenz98 @JustinaNguyen @CrystalBlunt @JohnEvans @Eswee @merryjayne13 @awkwardjazz @kimnam94 @osnapitzlilred @JaxomB @deilig @LinaZhang @Kpland1122 @ShellyThiemann @yehetmyohorat99 @KpopLifeu @AmberRelynn @szewwy @sweetnothing34 @esmeraldagutirr @notgisell @Starbell808 @TerraToyaSi @kyky97 @IsoldaPazo @netchtiBates @simpsonsamantha @VatcheeAfandi99 @AlexisRiver @merryjayne13 @jojojordy2324 @KiinLyr @FruityPoptart @MaggieHolm @sphelpswiley @AlyssaGelet818 @DenieceSuit @JenGambale @Aijah @strawberrylover @ElenaP16 @Foxxyjinxx @ESwee @sherrysahar @AubriePope @Airess95 @aliciasalinas @Ivonvons @kandle779 @JohnEvans @MomoChamie @animerg13 @raenel @AngelesFraga @StefaniTre @bigbangvip2243 @pharmgirlerin @Miss148 @CynthiaForeman @themuse  @Ttwolf74  @BambiTheFawn  @ESwee  @LilMcGriddle18  @Defy24601  @Yuki136989 @JahlaB  @Keldra  @HopeElizabeth  @Aquatear @Kendrika @sukkyongwanser  @EmilyGardner  @Shericeden  @YessicaCardenas  @LinnyOk @EvilGenius @karinamiranda81  @JahlaB  @Starbell808  @callmejessixa  @AshleiRyals  @B0RNHATER  @StephaniePoore  @abnmp76 @dalenalw
"BTS 2019 Summer Package In Korea" [Preview]!!!☀️🌞💜
https://youtu.be/h1jUtpEzxxA Okay first of all they all look so handsome! Second of all BigHit is going to make me go broke *credit to the owner's of the video & gif* ❤ARMY TAGLIST❤: @amandamuska @blessowmwago @BoyGroupKpop @Bxbybri @CleafeMaeObina @coolwolf13 @dalenalw @echoxsoul @gabstar143 @Gracebug @HannahC19 @herreraletecia  @HomegirlG @izzybell1202 @jennyfer1111r1 @jiminiebae @jungkookieeeee @Just2BLoved @kaylawalker929 @kaylenne956 @krissynormam @Mochiroon @Nyxxonn @PANDABTS @QueenPandaBunny @rodrickagardne @Rose2demhaters @samcorsam @simpsonsamantha @Shelbeigh19 @shellyfuentes70 @Starbell808 @Taekookimonster @Tiffiedannie @wolfyplayzyv @yukigintokie    *let me know if you want to be apart of the ARMY taglist* K-Monsta Squad: @Yugykookie97 @BBxGD @lilbr0wneyes @DefSoul1994 @KpopGaby @MYAlpha @BangtanGirlOT12 Tag List: @cagonzales9696 @MonieManhiM @cherriblossom17 @SimplyAwkward @Btsislife @jaselgalindo @emealia @saraortiz2002 @xsandos17 @VictoriaBossier @TaehyungKey @Sarahdarwish @kpopandkimchi @Emealia @terenailyn @MonAnnahiX @4dalientae @PrettieeEmm @kyokeo @KwonOfAkind @AnimeKpopLover @SugaOnTop  @QueenyCrossGene @MadAndrea @B1A4BTS5ever @zyxzj @Taehyungie @VKookie47 @NuXX @Baekyeol27 @DOislifeExoL @kpopbeat @BulletproofV @PrincessUnicorn @luna1171 @LisetteZapata @herreravanessa9 @MadAndrea @AnimeKpopFreak @amandamuska @RandomName @aliendestina @mrsyookihyun @MaelstromVIP @Foxxyjinxx @Bangtanss @YessicaCardenas @JadeOwens @cns1391 @JJiBin @TheEnlightment @BlueMoon201 @QueenPandaBunny @emberreynemoll @LacyTanner @nyxxonn @SweetDuella @MmIlk @KihyunA @ARMY4Life @SerenaArthurs @Additional18 @jessicaclove  @olive07354  @YungStatin  @nickij @Mochiroon @LiyahBoon @BoyGroupKpop @blessowmwago @Lesha *Let me know if you want to be added or untagged from the taglist*
Jimin Lotte Family Concert Pictures!!!😵😍💜
oh my gosh his smile is so freaking cuteeee!❤❤❤ I feel like Park Jimin is out to get me!! asdfghjkl!! Look at him!! *dies* Stay in your lane Jimin *credit to the owner's of the pics & gif* ❤ARMY TAGLIST❤: @amandamuska @blessowmwago @BoyGroupKpop @Bxbybri @CleafeMaeObina @coolwolf13 @dalenalw @echoxsoul @gabstar143 @Gracebug @HannahC19 @herreraletecia  @HomegirlG @izzybell1202 @jennyfer1111r1 @jiminiebae @jungkookieeeee @Just2BLoved @kaylawalker929 @krissynormam @Mochiroon @Nyxxonn @PANDABTS @QueenPandaBunny @rodrickagardne @Rose2demhaters @samcorsam @simpsonsamantha @Shelbeigh19 @shellyfuentes70 @Starbell808 @Taekookimonster @wolfyplayzyv @yukigintokie    *let me know if you want to be apart of the ARMY taglist* K-Monsta Squad: @Yugykookie97 @BBxGD @lilbr0wneyes @DefSoul1994 @KpopGaby @MYAlpha @BangtanGirlOT12 Tag List: @cagonzales9696 @MonieManhiM @cherriblossom17 @SimplyAwkward @Btsislife @jaselgalindo @emealia @saraortiz2002 @xsandos17 @VictoriaBossier @TaehyungKey @Sarahdarwish @kpopandkimchi @Emealia @terenailyn @MonAnnahiX @4dalientae @PrettieeEmm @kyokeo @KwonOfAkind @AnimeKpopLover @SugaOnTop  @QueenyCrossGene @MadAndrea @B1A4BTS5ever @zyxzj @Taehyungie @VKookie47 @NuXX @Baekyeol27 @DOislifeExoL @kpopbeat @BulletproofV @PrincessUnicorn @luna1171 @LisetteZapata @herreravanessa9 @MadAndrea @AnimeKpopFreak @amandamuska @RandomName @aliendestina @mrsyookihyun @MaelstromVIP @Foxxyjinxx @Bangtanss @YessicaCardenas @JadeOwens @cns1391 @JJiBin @TheEnlightment @BlueMoon201 @QueenPandaBunny @emberreynemoll @LacyTanner @nyxxonn @SweetDuella @MmIlk @KihyunA @ARMY4Life @SerenaArthurs @Additional18 @jessicaclove  @olive07354  @YungStatin  @nickij @Mochiroon @LiyahBoon @BoyGroupKpop @blessowmwago @Lesha *Let me know if you want to be added or untagged from the taglist*
Taehyung Lotte Family Concert Pictures!!😵😍💜
Can we talk about Taehyung's black hair?!?! I love when his hair is black! He looks so freaking good with black hair!❤ *credit to the owner's of the pics & gif* in case you missed the other memebers pictures here are the links to those cards⤵️ RM⤵️ https://vin.gl/p/2657443?asrc=copylink Jin⤵️ https://vin.gl/p/2657440?asrc=copylink Suga⤵️ https://vin.gl/p/2657436?asrc=copylink J-Hope⤵️ https://vin.gl/p/2657435?asrc=copylink Jimin⤵️ https://vin.gl/p/2657425?asrc=copylink Jungkook⤵️ https://vin.gl/p/2657419?asrc=copylink ❤ARMY TAGLIST❤: @amandamuska @blessowmwago @BoyGroupKpop @Bxbybri @CleafeMaeObina @coolwolf13 @dalenalw @echoxsoul @gabstar143 @Gracebug @HannahC19 @herreraletecia  @HomegirlG @izzybell1202 @jennyfer1111r1 @jiminiebae @jungkookieeeee @Just2BLoved @kaylawalker929 @krissynormam @Mochiroon @Nyxxonn @PANDABTS @QueenPandaBunny @rodrickagardne @Rose2demhaters @samcorsam @simpsonsamantha @Shelbeigh19 @shellyfuentes70 @Starbell808 @Taekookimonster @wolfyplayzyv @yukigintokie    *let me know if you want to be apart of the ARMY taglist* K-Monsta Squad: @Yugykookie97 @BBxGD @lilbr0wneyes @DefSoul1994 @KpopGaby @MYAlpha @BangtanGirlOT12 Tag List: @cagonzales9696 @MonieManhiM @cherriblossom17 @SimplyAwkward @Btsislife @jaselgalindo @emealia @saraortiz2002 @xsandos17 @VictoriaBossier @TaehyungKey @Sarahdarwish @kpopandkimchi @Emealia @terenailyn @MonAnnahiX @4dalientae @PrettieeEmm @kyokeo @KwonOfAkind @AnimeKpopLover @SugaOnTop  @QueenyCrossGene @MadAndrea @B1A4BTS5ever @zyxzj @Taehyungie @VKookie47 @NuXX @Baekyeol27 @DOislifeExoL @kpopbeat @BulletproofV @PrincessUnicorn @luna1171 @LisetteZapata @herreravanessa9 @MadAndrea @AnimeKpopFreak @amandamuska @RandomName @aliendestina @mrsyookihyun @MaelstromVIP @Foxxyjinxx @Bangtanss @YessicaCardenas @JadeOwens @cns1391 @JJiBin @TheEnlightment @BlueMoon201 @QueenPandaBunny @emberreynemoll @LacyTanner @nyxxonn @SweetDuella @MmIlk @KihyunA @ARMY4Life @SerenaArthurs @Additional18 @jessicaclove  @olive07354  @YungStatin  @nickij @Mochiroon @LiyahBoon @BoyGroupKpop @blessowmwago @Lesha *Let me know if you want to be added or untagged from the taglist*
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