Are Non-Korean K-Pop Groups, Z-GIRLS & Z-BOYS, Going To Be Like EXP Edition?
You may or not have heard of all-American K-Pop group, EXP Edition but they did became a sensation when they debuted. One reason why EXP Edition became a huge topic was because of the fact that there were no Korean members. K-Pop fans began to wonder if the group is considered to be ‘K-Pop’ just because they sang in Korean. Needless to say, there were also many people who dislike the concept.
However, it is hard to benchmark what is considered to be ‘K-Pop’ as it differs from people to people.
With the recent news that Z-GIRLS and Z-BOYS are debuting, the issue of them being considered as a K-Pop group began to trend on several online communities too. Once again, giving some background information, both groups do not consist of any Korean members and are from 7 different Asian countries.
Not long ago, they released their debut MVs. Check them out below if you have not!
Some people were surprised as they thought that even though they do not have any Korean members, they were going to sing a song in Korean. With that, others begin to suggest that both are just a ‘pop group’.
Some Koreans also think that they should not be considered as a K-Pop group just because they have plans to promote in Korea as well as sing in Korean.
However, there were also many netizens that like the concept of both teams. They also share many supportive messages below their MVs.
What are your opinions about them?
Do you think Z-GIRLS & Z-BOYS are considered as K-Pop groups?