Kpop Review: Only One by BoA

Only One is the title track from BoA’s 7th album “Only One”.

POINTS

  • Refreshing. I like this kind of comeback for the Queen of Kpop.
  • Her voice is still strong after all this time…
  • AMAZING choreography.
  • The music video review is based on the dance version video, as it is the only video released so far besides the teaser.

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Kpop Review: Sexy Lady by Wooyoung (2PM)

Sexy Lady is lead single from Jang Woo Young (of 2PM’s) solo album “23, MALE, SINGLE”.

POINTS

  • SEXEH LAAAAAAAYDEH.
  • What is up with all this sexy in Kpop these days?
  • Very catchy, club worthy.
  • I loved the choreography.
  • … The girls he was clubbing with were NO GOOD…

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Kpop Review: Sexy, Free & Single by Super Junior

Sexy, Free & Single is the title track of Super Junior’s 6th album “Sexy, Free, & Single”.

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POINTS

  • I heard that Leeteuk said this album was for the fans, not for winning? Aww.
  • … What a very interesting title haha…
  • Although Heechul has left for the military… This album marks the return of Kangin!
  • Men dancing and posing in strange rooms with eccentric outfits with no particular storyline… Typical Super Junior flavor.
  • From the teaser, I expected another mindless Super Junior catchy pop song… Sexy, Free & Single is a simple R&B track with a catchy chorus.

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Kpop Quick Review: Electric Shock by f(x)

Electric Shock is the title track of f(x)’s 2nd mini album “Electric Shock”.

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POINTS

  • NANANANANANANA
  • Strong choreography.
  • I was expecting Amber to rap… When she started belting out those notes, it totally threw me off!
  • Maybe this was just me… But f(x) seems to like long hair in this song (minus Amber of course).
  • SM needs to take off the FREAKING ADS off of their music videos…
  • f(x) is BEGGING for some cheeseburgers! They’re so thin!
  • Maybe I think this way because it’s a pop song… But is it just me, or is everyone getting more lines, yet managing to sound good?!
  • WARNING! Screencap alert below! Slow browsing viewers beware!

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Kpop Review: La-Di Da-Di by CROSS GENE

(It has been a while hasn’t it? My apologies… I will still be busy this summer, but there will definitely be some new music reviews! – Izzy)

La-Di Da-Di is CROSS GENE’s debut track from their first mini album “Timeless: Begins”.

(left to right: Casper, Yongsuk, Shin, Takuya, Sangmin, and J.G.)

POINTS

  • A composition of 1 Japanese, 2 Chinese, and 3 Korean guys? Completely digging this.
  • Super catchy song.
  • Super…. Interesting…. Choreography…..
  • Are half of the members part time acrobats/ninjas/bboys?!
  • Powerful and distinct voices! Wow!
  • The most Engrish song I have heard this year of 2012… In fact, it feels like 30-50% of the song is Engrish, haha.

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