Five K-Pop YouTube videos to brighten up your day
Classic boy band moves? Check. A story about love that wasn’t meant to be? You got it. Off of the second album Return, Love Scenario is one of iKon’s biggest hits to date, with over 209 million views on YouTube. Local fans are in for a treat as this boy band is scheduled to visit Manila on November 11 as part of their first world tour. “What is Love?” by Twice
One of Asia’s most in-demand girl groups ponders this timeless question in this adorable music video, which currently has more than 216 million views. Movie fans will also recognize references to famous films, such as The Princess Diaries, Romeo and Juliet, Love Letter, and La La Land. “BBoom BBoom” by Momoland
With 373 million views and counting, Fake Love was composed by the group’s main rapper and lead RM. BTS is certified K-pop royalty and the group is currently taking the U.S. by storm with a speaking engagement at the United Nations and a sold-out world tour, to name a few. “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du” by Black Pink
After a year of absence, Black Pink released Ddu-Du Ddu-Du—one of the songs in their new album, Square Up. It is currently the second most viewed Korean music video within 24 hours of its release on YouTube. It now has 478 million views, and it’s likely to keep on growing as fans can’t seem to get enough of this sassy comeback hit.