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Arie Raditya: Indonesian dreams of becoming K-Pop star

  • Sung-jin Jung

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, February 1 2012 | 10:44 am
Arie Raditya: Indonesian dreams of becoming K-Pop star

PREMIUM Courtesy of Arie RadityaIn light of the Korean Wave sweeping across Indonesia, some Indonesians have begun to chase their newfound dreams of becoming the next K-Pop star.

The path to K-Pop stardom is a tumultuous one, even for native Koreans. The preferred, surefire route is to get accepted by a major Korean talent agency that trains aspiring singers and churns out popular K-Pop bands. Get...