You may be well-versed in American Boy Bands or "boy bands" in general. Depending on your musical tastes, that could be NSYNC, Jackson 5, Backstreet Boys, One Direction, New Edition, Take That...
In the 1980's and 1990's, J-Pop or Japanese Pop was making alot of noise with those in the know.
When the internet came on the scene, download speeds and keywords were improved, all music fandom bets were off! In the best way, every music fan could find what they were craving and there were people who were also on the quest to create Exactly What You Never Knew You Needed!
Be it trend of the moment or a solidly new genre, these days all that matters is that it is Good.
Breaking through on the Billboard Social 50 index is a five-person group named SB19, hailing from the Philippines.
SB19 - Sound Break 19 - are the first Filipino group to come out of the Korean entertainment company ShowBT and watching their latest music video ("Alab"), it showcases the great harmonies, choreography and brightly lit sound studio and storylines of K-Pop music videos.
I'm excited to see what else is coming through for international pop groups and singers as this also informs how US pop stars present themselves. Yay!