A still from the music video for BTS’ new hit song, Dynamite. Photo: courtesy YouTube/Big Hit Labels A still from the music video for BTS’ new hit song, Dynamite. Photo: courtesy YouTube/Big Hit Labels
A still from the music video for BTS’ new hit song, Dynamite. Photo: courtesy YouTube/Big Hit Labels

BTS hit Dynamite on the radio in Beijing brings hope of further thaw in China-South Korea relations after 2016 missile row

  • A long time coming, Metro Radio’s first playing of Dynamite, the new single from K-pop supergroup BTS, is taken as a sign of Sino-Korean cultural thaw
  • An academic based in China notes that popular interest there in Korean pop music and dramas has never dimmed despite the countries’ frosty relations

Topic |   K-pop, Mandopop and other Asian pop
A still from the music video for BTS’ new hit song, Dynamite. Photo: courtesy YouTube/Big Hit Labels A still from the music video for BTS’ new hit song, Dynamite. Photo: courtesy YouTube/Big Hit Labels
A still from the music video for BTS’ new hit song, Dynamite. Photo: courtesy YouTube/Big Hit Labels
READ FULL ARTICLE