The Golden Disc Awards (GDA) are considered one of the more prestigious Korean music awards since it is based off sales rather than voting and presented by the Music Industry Association of Korea. There are; however, special prizes awarded that are fanvote based.
The winners for the 2018 32nd GDA are…… Read More 32nd Korean Golden Disc Winners (aka: 2018 GDA)
2017 Naver Music Awards: 22 December 2017 Naver awards are based of downloads, streams, and searches on the Naver platform. Overall Winner of the Year: (topped the most on different Naver charts) “Ko Ko Bop” by EXO “I Will Go To You Like The First Snow” by Ailee “If You” by NU’EST W “Where You At”… Read More 2017 Naver Music Awards
2017 was a fantastic year for KPop on Billboard. More artists than ever made it onto several best of the year charts. As worldwide love for KPop is only going to grow, we decided it was best to keep a simple and handy list of all these important milestones. We’ve combed through miles of end… Read More Billboard End of Year Chart Records
So now that we’ve had a little time to stop yelling, it’s time to settle down and sort this whole thing out. AKA: how did we get here and what the heck just happened. (#JusticeForDay6).
let’s play the Mnet MAMA Who Wins The Award guessing game. Ready?… Read More 2017 MAMA Winner Whack-A-Mole (AKA: what about the votes and how did we get here?!)
A couple days ago some people woke up to notice that all Weibo charting on GAON had disappeared. Others stumbled on to twitter and found their friends passing around this tweet:. We at KpG checked, and yes… GAON and Weibo are parting ways. Weibo; commonly referred to as “China’s Twitter” [although it’s really more like… Read More Rule Change Alert: GAON
Kell and I got tired of bouncing all over the interwebs looking for YouTube record stats. One guy doesn’t really update regularly, another site has stats only for certain groups, and when it comes to finding YouTube Like records… well, those are all over the place. So Kell and I had this brilliant idea. Drop… Read More YouTube MV Records
Tired of running all over the internet for the actual numbers and details of who beat whom and what records have been made this year?
KpG’s got you covered.
Here’s a quick rundown of the stats with sale counts for the first half of 2017:
PAKs (Perfect All Kills)
V Chart (China)
& more…… Read More KPOP Records & Sales for the 1st Half 2017
If you’ve been looking for how to vote and how votes are counted for stages on Mnet, KBS, SBS, and MBC… we have the breakdown here.… Read More How To Comeback Stage (AKA: Show Awards & How They Work)
Ever wondered why some networks seem to favor certain labels or streaming sites?
KpG did the homework, followed the money trail, and found the connections between them all. … Read More The Money-Go-Round of KPop