BTS have often been accused of cultural appropriation, but it’s more a reflection of Korea’s culture of taking influences and technology from overseas and tweaking them.

How K-pop gets away with cultural appropriation – of R&B, hip hop and bubblegum pop

K-pop groups such as BTS have copied Asian and Western musical trends and genres, just as South Korean industry has taken overseas technology and improved on it

Topic |   K-pop, Mandopop and other Asian pop

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BTS have often been accused of cultural appropriation, but it’s more a reflection of Korea’s culture of taking influences and technology from overseas and tweaking them.
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