South Korea

South Korean K-Pop singers to perform in North Korea

South Korea said Tuesday it would send a 160-member artistic delegation to perform in North Korea at the end of the month, including the popular K-Pop girl group Red Velvet, as part of the two Koreas' agreement to hold cultural concerts ahead of summit between the two countries' leaders. The Read more

Coin-operated karaoke machines are taking over South Korea

A dollar can buy a pack of gum, a can of soda or a bag of chips. And in South Korea, it can buy an opportunity to sing karaoke. In South Korea, karaoke, locally called noraebang, has been a culturally important leisure activity for decades. Now it's evolving further to better meet singers' needs. Read more