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#1 Basik

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:23 PM

Basically the question in the title. For me, my friend was kpop obsessed and she dragged me in lol. Hbu?

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:24 PM

Jpop => Heechul => the rest of kpop
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#3 本 Arato 本

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:24 PM

Chanbaek -> Exo -> Rest of Kpop


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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:24 PM

I found an article about kpop cca seven years ago and thought about giving it a shot.


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#5 Electric

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:25 PM

I googled asian girl groups. I was in the mood for some asian vagina.


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#6 babypanda1290

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:25 PM

my friend loved taeyang in 2008. i really got into kpop through running man tho
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#7 Asteria

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:26 PM

Had a kpop obsessed friend as well, who sent me this on the day it was released

 

 

and i thought "this..... is actually damn good!!!!!"   :shock:  :shock:  (wasn't the first kpop song I had heard though so I was a bit skeptical in the beginning tbh) 


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#8 1xWonderfulDaisy

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:26 PM

My sister introduced me to Running Man, saw Girl's Day Minah in one episode and had to check her group out. Ended life as I knew it.


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#9 haram police

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:26 PM

i was in a turkish sailor moon forum and a lot of people there liked kpop, they used to have idols in their sigs and that got me interested, then i saw kpop mvs on youtube (after school, orange caramel, snsd, f(x)) started watching them 


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#10 Jeii

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:26 PM

Friend showed me SNSD's songs


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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:27 PM

I was interested in Japan because my sister introduced me to anime. I was looking up Japanese skin care videos on Youtube, and in the recommended videos was a top 100 prettiest kpop video. I saw Naeun in there, and the rest is history.
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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:29 PM

1.I watched growl because it was everywhere. Catchy.
2. A random kpop fan started talking to me on instagram and told me to check got7, ft island, bap and a nugu group I can't remember. *still liked growl the most*
3. I found kbs world. I got hooked by Song Joongki's face on The innocent man lmao
4. Was bored af and decided to learn exo's faces because why not
5. Yeah, very gradual :rlytearpls:
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#13 Rosé

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:29 PM

8years ago when i was living with my aunt she had a TV channel called 'koreaTV' it aired kpop MVs variety shows and dramas  


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#14 B2utiful Carat

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:30 PM

Saw the trailer for ninja assassin and I was like he's hot (rain) and my friend was like he's a singer, showed me some vids and there it is lol
I got into mblaq because they were under his company and beast because they were rivals of mblaq.
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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:30 PM (Edited by Soilei, 11 January 2017 - 04:30 PM.)

Death note movie-> jpop and NEWS group -> DBSK .(2006. or so)


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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:31 PM

i was aware of it and listened to a tiny bit because of BigBang's My Heaven but avoided the genre like the plague until Monsta X's All In and then I got into it proper.
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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:33 PM

i was into jpop a lot in the early 2000s 

saw a BoA video and thought she was japanese then found her korean songs 

the rest is history


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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:36 PM (Edited by Chouquette, 11 January 2017 - 04:37 PM.)

Was interested in Japan and I had a friend who liked kpop and she tried to initiate me and to make a kpop fan but it was a big fail since I only liked some songs. What really got me in was when I found out  After School's Because Of You lol. 


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#19 leejinsooks

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:37 PM

my friend likes sistar so she sent me a bunch of their mvs and i thought they were good but i didn't really stan anyone until she showed me wjsn


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Posted 11 January 2017 - 04:38 PM (Edited by elle-eternal, 12 January 2017 - 10:08 AM.)

Through anime and Jpop artists.
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