'Squid Game' has quickly become the world's most talked about series. But beyond the violence and over-the-top setting, its story is surprisingly grounded in universal themes and complex social issues.
I couldn't help but notice the latest craze for Netflix's 'Crash Landing on You', and as someone who has never developed an interest in K-dramas, I was eager to find out how and why this Korean wave of culture has stolen hearts.
Check out our sit down with multidisciplinary artist AZRA, where we talk about her new EP 'The Chronicles of Substance Pop', the rise of K-Pop and Korean pop culture, her philosophy of "The 6th Dimension", writing a book, and more.
South Korea has a proven track record of pioneering the latest trends, and Mukbang is the latest viral craze to have taken off by tapping into our universal love of food and playing to our more gluttonous tendencies.