Hotpot: April 19th 2013

Introducing….THE HOTPOT SERIES!!

Since life has gotten busier and I haven’t been able to post nearly as much as I would like, I have decided to start posting my current playlist of favorite trending k-pop songs, because well, since they’re songs that I like they all deserve to be mentioned on this blog (but unfortunately, we just don’t have the time to review all of them!).  Moreover, not every great k-pop song has a music video that’s worth talking about, so some of those might find their heyday here as well.  Hotpots will be posted every now and then, as waves of comebacks and debuts find their way to the stage and battle for my heart.  Of course, any and all songs listed may still get reviewed..just know that if they’re by me they’ll most likely be absolutely glowing.

Without further ado, here are the newest k-pop songs that have made it onto my top favorites k-pop playlist!

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Comeback: 100%’s “Guy Like Me”


I debated on this for a while, but I finally decided to do a review of this music video even though there’s not a ton going on in it because I find this song incredibly impressive for a rookie group.

Everyone hated on me when I said 100% had a lot of potential when they released their debut “Bad Boy”, but I knew.  I KNEW.  This isn’t a group to just toss aside, people!  They can actually dance AND sing.  THIS IS RARE IN THE K-POP INDUSTRY.  Also surprisingly, 100% seems wildly different from their established labelmates Teen Top, which was more along the lines of what I was expecting.  GOOD!  Because just because the last Teen Top member is just about to leave teenage-hood doesn’t mean they need a carbon copy replacement.

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