Back within the day, K-pop skilled a surge of thrilling collaborations between second-generation female and male idols (each solo and teams). While it’s laborious to see as many of those blended levels these days, we nonetheless handle to witness an superior choice of these sorts of collaborations through the award present season.
From previous to current, listed here are 10 man/girl K-pop levels that have us desperate to see extra performances of the kind!
1. BIGBANG X Lee Hyori
If you’re aware of BIGBANG or Lee Hyori, you’ll know that they’re avid followers of each other. Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Mnet KM Music Festival (now known as the Mnet Asian Music Awards), Hyori and BIGBANG set the stage on fireplace for practically 13 minutes after they showcased their respective high hits. Apart from the breathtaking performances, one explicit second that shocked the group was when rapper T.O.P kissed Hyori. This collaboration stage is iconic, and positively one for the K-pop historical past books!
2. BIGBANG X Wonder Girls
This is BIGBANG’s second entry on the listing, and it’s well-earned. Their explosive efficiency alongside Wonder Girls positively had jaws dropping. From their one-on-one renditions of “Irony,” “Lies,” “Tell Me,” “Haru Haru,” and “Nobody” to their respective homages to “So Hot” and “Last Goodbye,” that is actually a stage to recollect!
3. Girls’ Generation X 2PM
This particular pairing positively turned heads with their full of life efficiency for the 2009 Mnet Km Music Festival. Their mixed power, charisma, and gorgeous compatibility had been on full show all through their efficiency of “Night Fever.” As if this heart-fluttering stage hasn’t received us swooning already, we noticed them characteristic collectively as soon as extra in a business movie for “Carribean Bay” a yr later.
4. Super Junior X SHINee X Girls’ Generation
This blazing alliance, dropped at you by SM Entertainment’s proficient teams, is really a sight for sore eyes. The set could also be brief, however the concord and glamour exuded by the members of Super Junior, SHINee, and Girls’ Generation could be felt nonetheless with each transfer these idols make. I positively need to see extra of those same-label levels, possibly even that includes the corporate’s juniors!
Now that is the type of stage we positively need to see extra of! While it’s typically simpler to see these phenomenal teams in maybe extra cute or recent, glossy settings, they actually shook issues up with this flamboyant act. Their sultry tackle Park Jin Young’s “Who’s Your Mama” is proof that there’s a lot about these idols that we’ve got but to see — maybe by extra group collaborations!
Although shy at first, Baekhyun and Suzy opened up little by little to 1 one other with each passing minute, melting us with their candy smiles and gestures all through the track. Baekhyun particularly made our hearts combust when he confirmed his true gentlemanly manners by giving Suzy his hand whereas she was getting off the rostrum. This collab is unquestionably cuteness overload, and I can’t wait to see extra idol duets sooner or later.
7. Sunmi X SHINee’s Taemin
All hail the king and queen of intercourse enchantment! Although they solely reprised each other’s key level choreography for “Gashina” and “Move” on the finish of every respective track, these jiffy had been greater than sufficient to blow minds and depart everybody in absolute awe at their magnificent stage presence and hypnotizing aura. This makes me take into consideration their subsequent potential collab — the chances are countless, however a fiery and charismatic artist like Chungha would positively be a fantastic candidate!
8. Loco X MAMAMOO’s Hwasa
You wouldn’t know that you just wanted a Loco and Hwasa collaboration till you’ve heard this one, and you then’ll be begging for extra! The chemistry between the 2 artists is plain and their supply of the track reside is just flawless. These two are certainly a musical match made in heaven!
9. N X Jimin X Yein X Mina X Momo X Cheng Xiao
Brought to you by a number of the most eloquent up to date idol dancers, trendy dance has by no means been illustrated in such a sublime and compelling method because it was on the 2016 Gayo Daejun award present. “Ethereal” and “majestic” are just some phrases to explain the delicacy of such a charming set, and I for one positively hope to see extra of those fantastic collaborative levels in future award reveals and festivals.
10. Jinyoung X Yugyeom X Ten X Seulgi X YooA X Eunjin X Lisa
Brought to you by a few of K-pop’s best hip hop dancers, this road dance workforce introduced a completely cool vibe to the 2016 Gayo Daejun award present with their impeccable synergy. They shook the viewers as they flaunted their dynamic strikes on stage, getting everybody hyped for the present (and for extra collabs)!
Which man/girl K-pop efficiency is your favourite? Who did we miss? Let us know within the feedback beneath!
Esmee L. is a Moroccan full of life dreamer, author, and Hallyu fanatic.
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