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What is better JPop or K-Pop?
Originally Answered: Which is better, J-pop or K-pop? As an international fan I would say KPOP is better hands down. No comparison. Now, the Japanese music overall may have better individual singers and the bands are no doubt better.
How does JPop differ from K-Pop?
Since Japan and South Korea are neighbors, apparently, these countries have share similar culture. K-POP is influenced by hip hop and dance music of the U.S. J-POP is influenced by rock and folk songs of the U.S.
Which is more popular J-pop or K-Pop?
In short, K-Pop is far more popular and has a much larger fan base. This is due to multiple reasons including reinvention, struggling economies, approachability, and international investment.
Why is JPop not popular?
1: Average Japanese have problems with their legs and heights. Their legs tend to be not so straight and they are not as tall as Korean. This will make the idol industry much difficult to appeal to the audiences overseas in terms of impression and sexuality, in contrast with Korean idols.
Is JPOP worse than Kpop?
With the global domination of Korean boy group BTS, K-Pop has never been hotter. Although they may be lumped into similar sentences, J-Pop (Japanese pop) and K-Pop are two very different beasts, and the latter is far superior. In pop music history, it’s likely that 2018 will be known as the year of BTS.
Is K-Pop inspired by J-Pop?
Kpop was heavily influenced by JPop and American music. Jpop was the first to create ‘Idol groups’ and the most well known oldest group I can think of is SMAP. They were extremely popular and even people in Korea knew of them.
Did Kpop originate J-Pop?
Kpop is neither 100\% original nor with jpop origins. Not from where I stand. Pop music was born in the 50s, in the USA and UK and its influence spread over the years all over the world. Pop music was well received in Asia so as a result they started to copy and take American pop characteristic to make their own music.
Did Kpop originate JPOP?
Are K-pop and JPOP similar?
KPOP and JPOP: two completely different branches on the same pop music tree. KPOP has grown into a worldwide genre. Similarly in Japan, there also is a genre of music called JPOP, a word that stands for all Japanese pop music, which has evolved over the years to become a massive industry within the country.