We’ve been over this a hundred times. K-Pop is a lot more than just the music: it’s the full package – music, choreography, high-budget performances and more. And, the naysayers will say that’s what makes it intriguing. But, at the essence of it all is just good old music. And, one of the most important characteristics of a good K-Pop track is the exciting rap verses that shake up the moment.
So, on today’s episode of K-Pop Kulture, we’re diving into some of the best, skill-packed rap verses in modern day K-Pop. These rappers are to be taken very seriously. From Stray Kids’ Hyunjin and Changbin to Lisa from BLACKPINK, current Korean pop music boasts a roster of fire rap verses. Add to that mix BTS’ J-Hope, SUGA, and RM, and you’ve got a blazing scene in rap music.
Rap in commercial Western pop music has always been a novelty. But, in K-Pop it’s always been a staple. In fact, for fans of the genre, a good rap verse can make or break a song. And, what’s more, first time viewers are always intrigued by the spectrum of rap that peppers commercial pop music in South Korea. From low-toned, slow raps, to hard-hitting, energetic flows, the rappers of K-Pop can do it all. So, without further ado, dive into some of the best rap verses in K-Pop today.
Blending together skill and confidence, rappers in K-Pop definitely add that special something to the music. They’ve definitely added a new taste to K-Pop Kulture. But, at IndigoMusic.com, we’re always looking for more flavour. So, leave a comment in the comment section down below. And, stay tuned to all our social media – @indigomusic.com for all the buzz in music. Until next time, stay cultured.
By: Ahalya Narayanan