Sweet Sweet Kpop’s Top Korean Hip Hop Songs of 2016

2016 is over!

This past year was awesome with a lot of new Korean hip hop songs released. Artists, veterans as well as newbies, came back to release some of the best R&B and rap songs. I’m sure with such a wide range of genre you found at least one song you like~

Sweet Sweet Kpop has a lot of writers who love and listen to Korean hip hop. Since 2016 is coming to an end, we have decided to write an article about our favorite hip hop songs of this year. Make sure to check out our favorites and a special made Souncloud playlist with little bonuses below:

  • Okasian – “Underwater Bank”
  • Changmo – “Party”
  • Changmo – “Maestro”
  • Jay Park & Ugly Duck – “Put’Em Up”
  • C Jamm – “Ha”
  • BewhY – “Shalom”
  • Chancellor – “Murda”
  • Basick – “The Empty House”
  • Jay Park – “I Got This”
  • Crush – “Ooh Aah”
  • Dean – “Bonnie & Clyde”
  • Jessi – “Raise Your Heels”
  • Dok2 – “Future Flamme”
  • G. Soul – “Where Do We Go From Here”
  • Hoody – “Like You”
  • Zico, Dean & Crush – “Bermuda Triangle”
  • Dream Perfect Regime – “Eung Freestyle”
  • Sik-K – Alcohol

What are your favorite Korean hip hop songs of 2016? Let us know!

Sweet Sweet Kpop’s Best Music Videos of 2016

2016 was a great year for K-pop and K-Hip Hop, with tons of quirky, innovative, epic, breathtaking, and simply amazing music videos.

The writers at Sweet Sweet Kpop have teamed up to compile a list of some of our favorite MVs from this year! Check out the YouTube playlist below:

  • “Skydive” – B.A.P
  • “Blood, Sweat & Tears” – BTS
  • “Bermuda Triangle” – Zico ft. Crush & Dean
  • “Russian Roulette” – Red Velvet
  • “All In” – MONSTA X
  • “The Eye” – INFINITE
  • “Hard Carry” – GOT7
  • “Whatta Man (Good Man)” – I.O.I.
  • “TT” – Twice
  • “The 7th Sense” – NCT U
  • “Fxxk It” – BIGBANG
  • “Me Like Yuh” – Jay Park
  • “Ain’t No Party Like An AOMG Party” – Jay Park & Ugly Duck
  • “I’ll Be Your Man” – BTOB
  • “Hit Me” – MOBB
  • “Whistle” – BLACKPINK
  • “Why So Lonely” – Wonder Girls
  • “I Like That” – SISTAR
  • “Hate” – 4Minute
  • “Fly” – GOT7

Did your favorites make it to the list? If not, let us know which music video you liked the best!

Sweet Sweet Kpop’s Top K-Pop Songs of 2016

Have you had a song that was constantly in your head in the duration of this year? We did too! Although there were many great releases this year, these songs have become our top favorite songs from 2016 with their catchy melodies and sick beats.

  • “Fire” – BTS
  • “Cheer Up” – Twice
  • “Deepened” – Brave Girls
  • “Home” – Ailee
  • “Boombayah” – Blackpink
  • “Playing With Fire” – Blackpink
  • “All In” – Monsta X
  • Fxxk It” – BIGBANG
  • “Heartbreak Hotel” – Tiffany
  • “Why” – Taeyeon
  • “Video” – Lee Hi
  • “L.I.E” – EXID
  • “Blood, Sweat & Tears” – BTS
  • “The 7th Sense” – NCT U
  • “The Closer” – VIXX
  • “Decalcomanie” – MAMAMOO
  • “The Eye” – INFINITE
  • “Save Me” – BTS
  • “Monster” – EXO
  • “Recipe” – Luizy (UNIQ‘s Seungyoun), Flowsik

Check out our special playlist on SoundCloud below to hear some of our favorite 2016 songs:

What were your favorite songs of 2016?

[Playlist] Get Ready for B.A.P Concerts!

Get ready for B.A.P with the playlist below!

Hello Sweeties, we have something in store for you today, to get you pumped and ready for B.A.P‘s world tour! If you missed the article with the information about the U.S. tour (cities, tickets, searing charts…), you can check it out here. We know you’re all very excited for their tour and for the occasion, we created a special B.A.P playlist to get YOU ready for their concerts!

Check out our awesome B.A.P playlist to get ready for their concerts!

Are you attending one of the concerts?

[Playlist] Get ready for AOMG U.S Tour with the best songs of AOMG!!

As you may already know, AOMG, a K-HipHop/K-Rap agency founded in 2013 by Jay Park, is coming to the United States for their “AOMG Follow The Movement 2016 American Tour“! And this will make it even more exciting when you know that AOMG will be touring a total of 8 cities. Yeah you read right! 8 cities including Chicago, New York City, Houston, Dallas, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle, Jay Park’s hometown. The famous artists Loco, Gray, Simon Dominic, DJ Pumkin as well as Jay Park will be present. You can find more information (ticket prices, seating chart….) here. Great news! The tickets are now on sale! Go buy yours here!

Let’s get to the purpose of this article! Because the concerts are approaching, in a month or so, you have to get ready and be hyped on the day of the event and show your love for these amazing artists! To do so, I organized an AOMG playlist with all the biggest hits of each artist. You’ll find songs from Jay Park, Simon Dominic, Loco and produced songs by Gray.


My recommendations – Songs you should at least know before going to the concert

JAY PARK

  • From his recent release: “My Last”, “Solo” and “Mommae”
  • From his solo debut: Joah

LOCO

  • From his first album “Locomotive”: “Thinking About You (Feat Jay Park), “If I” (Feat. Gray)

SIMON DOMINIC

  • From his first and only mini album “₩ & Only”: “₩ & Only” (Feat. Jay Park), “Simon Dominic”

GRAY

  • Songs he features in: “Metronome” (Jay Park, Simon D), “Good Vibes Only” (Dok2)
  • From his first and only maxi single: “Dangerous” (Feat. Jay Park), “Dream Chaser” (Feat. Dok2 and Crush)

Check out the full playlist below:

To all the lucky fans going to the AOMG Tour: have fun!!!!

Let’s start Kpopxercising!

It’s been a while since the last article with a playlist was posted so here’s a new one with a fresh new playlist created!

With New Year’s resolutions, I’m sure a lot of you had “exercise more” or even “start exercising” as one of them. Well, it’s not impossible and we all know that Kpop is always here to help. Even when it comes to exercise! There’s a lot of Kpop songs out there that will make you want to exercising and will support you!!!

If you’re a regular reader, you might have seen the 2015 Christmas Kpop playlist, well, we did the same thing, but with a playlist full of songs that will cheer you up and make you want to exercise. From BIGBANG to F(x), you will find a lot of fun songs to listen to

Check out the playlist below:

Hope you enjoy and don’t be discouraged!

[Playlist] Listen to our 2015 Christmas Kpop playlist!!

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Jingle Bell ~~ Jingle Bell~~ Christmas is coming!! Is your Christmas Kpop playlist up to date?

Christmas is coming and a lot of Kpop artists recently released songs with the theme of Chirstmas or winter. For the first time on our blog, we decided to share with you, dear readers, our first Christmas Kpop playlist! Yeaaah! You will be able to listen to Christmas songs released this year from your favorite artists and also some old Christmas songs recommended by our writers!!

Check out the Christmas songs released this year then listen to our selection in our 2015 Christmas Kpop playlist!!


This year Christmas songs released

  • GOT7 – Confession Song
  • Afternight Project – Christmas Time
  • Ran – I Love You Like I Love Pure White Snow
  • Star – Everyday Christmas
  • Ju Bora – White Christmas
  • Starship Planet – Softly
  • Kai – Second Christmas
  • Page – Winter Night’s Dream
  • TaeTiSeo – Dear Santa
  • Han Hyung Il – White Snow Is Falling
  • Eun-U – If It’s Snow
  • Tae In – Winter Story
  • Acoustic Vei – White Christmas
  • Paul Kim – Christmas Love
  • Pius – The Christmas Song
  • Playsong, Joo Young Hoon – Winter Wonderland
  • My Q – Christmas Love
  • Lena Park, Fly To The Sky – Winter Story
  • EXO – Sing For You
  • B1A4 – It’s Christmas
  • F(x) – Wish List
  • Various Artists (VIXX, Seo In Guk, Park Jung Ah, Park Yunha) – Love In The Air
  • Red Velvet – Wish Tree
  • April – Snowman
  • Roy Kim, Lee Moon Sae Feat. Hanhae – This Christmas

Recommendations from our writers

Meg~~

  • TaeTiSeo – Dear Santa
  • Starship Planet – Softly
  • BOM&HI – All I Want For Christmas Is You
  • 1Sagain Feat. Ju Bora – Last Christmas

Jasmine~~

  • EXO – Christmas Day
  • TVXQ – Balloons
  • Shinhwa – I Pray For U
  • JYP Nation – All I Want For Christmas

Tiffany~~

  • Ailee – My Grown Up Christmas List
  • BTS (Jimin and Jungkook) – Christmas Day

Emily~~

  • Fly To The Sky – Missing You

Shannon~~

  • BTOB – Winter Tale
  • Crayon Pop – Love Christmas
  • Roy Kim – It’s Christmas
  • EXO – Miracles In December
  • Orange Caramel & NU’EST – Dashing
  • BoA – Merry Christmas

The playlist

The playlist is available on our new Soundcloud account. You can follow our account for more updates on future playlists added. For the moment, check out the 2015 Christmas Kpop playlist below:

What’s your favorite 2015 Kpop Christmas song?