You could or could not have seen by now, however lately, Australian idols have grow to be far more widespread within the K-Pop business!
Australia is a well-liked nation for Asian college students to review abroad, and likewise has a excessive Asian demographic already at round 17.4% of the entire inhabitants (as of 2021). Due to its pretty shut proximity to South Korea, it isn’t too stunning that extra overseas K-Pop idols that grew up in Australia are debuting.
When you consider Australian K-Pop idols, who’s the primary one which involves thoughts? One of probably the most well-known Aussie idols is BLACKPINK‘s Rosé!
She was actually born in Auckland, New Zealand, but moved to Melbourne, Australia at a young age and grew up there. And of course, now she’s the extraordinarily gifted important vocalist and lead dancer of BLACKPINK!
Two different well-known Australian idols are Bang Chan and Felix of Stray Kids.
While Bang Chan was truly born in South Korea, he moved to Australia at a younger age and grew up in Sydney. Felix, in the meantime, was born and raised in Sydney! And now, the 2 of them make up the lovely Aussie Line of Stray Kids.
ENHYPEN‘s Jake is also Australian! Like Bang Chan, he was also born in South Korea, but moved to Brisbane, Australia when he was young. And of course, after ranking third on I-LAND, he became a member of the K-Pop group he’s in now.
A newer Aussie to affix the K-Pop scene is NMIXX‘s Lily!
She was born and raised in Victoria, Australia, most likely in the Melbourne area. Her mother is Korean and father is Australian, which made her fluent in both Korean and English! And now she’s a rookie idol in NMIXX that has already captured the hearts of many followers along with her unbelievable vocals.
And much more just lately, two members of brand-new group NEWJEANS are additionally Australian! Hanni is Vietnamese-Australian, whereas Danielle is Korean-Australian. Since they solely simply debuted, not a lot is understood about them but, however their debut was already very promising!
An assortment of different K-Pop idols, previous and current, which might be Australian embody Kevin (ZE:A), Jang Hanbyul, Prince Mak (former JJCC), DPR IAN, BÉBE YANA, Steven (LUMINOUS), Hyeongshin (former HOT ISSUE), and Nina (IRRIS).
So it’s straightforward to see that Australia has a whole lot of gifted those that have made a reputation for themselves within the K-Pop business!