Lee Yoo Eun is the Korean language editor for Global Voices online. She works as a freelance multimedia journalist, web producer, and entrepreneur. And she created the website K-pop Decoder, where you can find more on that style of music.
On his recent visit to South Korea, Pope Francis ditched the famous Popemobile for a Kia Soul, a hatchback made by a Korean company. That choice of wheels got glowing reviews on social media from South Koreans.
K-pop is a South Korean success story of music exports and glamour. But even the best-known artists like Psy, behind the hit Gangnam Style, can face unpredictable censorship by an array of TV networks and government agencies.
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