Tag Archives: South Korea

Can Psy Beat ‘One-Hit Wonder’ Claims With New Single “Gentleman”?

  Psy captivated the entire country – and world – last summer with his infectious hit, “Gangnam Style,” a song with an irresistibly charming dance to boot. In what seemed like an instant, everyone knew who the Korean star was, thanks … Continue reading

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South Korean Rapper Psy Signed to Island Records

One South Korean rapper is influencing people all over the world to dance and sing, “Oppan gangnam style!” Psy (pronounced “sigh”) is becoming very popular in the United States as his music video for “Gangnam Style” continues to exceed 200 … Continue reading

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New Fast Fashion: 8ight Seconds

The new Windows Phone 8 isn’t the only project from Samsung getting worldwide attention. The electronics giant is also dipping into the fashion industry. Cheil Industries, owned by Samsung, launched the brand 8ight Seconds earlier this year. The fast fashion … Continue reading

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Animal Rights Activists Have a Frenzy Over Fur

About 90 animal rights activists protested outside the Fendi fashion show in Seoul, South Korea on Thursday.  The protesters were upset with the use of fur in the Italian fashion house’s collection.

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Seoul Tells Fendi to Lose Fur

Italian fashion house, Fendi plans to launch its Fall/Winter 2011-2012 collection in Seoul, South Korea on June 2, but the show may not go on. Due to protests from anti-fur activists, Seoul is asking Fendi to eliminate any fur pieces … Continue reading

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