Korea South – The Korean Wave phenomenon, also known as Hallyu, has become a global trend that affects various aspects of life. South Korea, with its rapidly growing entertainment industry, has been able to present their rich and diverse culture to various parts of the world, including Indonesia.
In the following, IntipSeleb summarizes what the Korean Wave phenomenon is in Indonesia and the negative effects of the Korean Wave. Come on, take a peek in full.
The Korean Wave Phenomenon
In recent years, the Korean Wave has rocked Indonesia with its sweeping power, influencing the country’s music, film, drama, fashion and lifestyle industries.
One of the main aspects of the Korean Wave phenomenon in Indonesia is the popularity of K-pop. Korean music groups, such as BTS, BLACKPINK and EXO, have succeeded in capturing the hearts of the Indonesian public with their catchy songs, captivating choreography and energetic stage performances.
The fans, known as Kpopers, not only listen to their music, but also follow the fashion and lifestyle popularized by their idols. This is reflected in the increasing demand for K-pop merchandise, albums and concerts in Indonesia.