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We Are the Future: K-pop's Musical Pedigree

Music is the foundation for K-pop. Throughout its development, it has drawn on a variety of musical traditions, sometimes reflecting the contemporary and sometimes reaching back into pop music history.

Music Basics

1990-1995

1996-2000

Cleo Click-B | EXOS.E.SShinhwa |  Young Turks Club 

2000-2005

2006-2010

 2PM | Infinite | Wonder Girls |

2011-2015

 B.A.P |  Boyfriend | |MamamooVIXX  

2015-present

Special Music Exhibits

Infinite

MBLAQ

Seo Taiji: President of Culture 

Shinhwa 

UKISS

Special Visual Exhibits

Gentleman: Kim Hyun Joong 

Flower Power: Girls' Generation (SNSD)