K-Pop Idols as Artists: Songs You Didn’t Know They Made
In the past, idols were often thought of as tools for management agencies to make money. Many teenagers were picked up by agencies because of their good looks and were trained to dance and sing to songs provided by the companies. However, this stereotype of “factory-produced robots” has been disproved by efforts of some idols to become real artists by learning to make their own music.
While you may know that all of the artists listed here are singer-songwriters, the listed songs are ones you may not have known were written by them, unless they are your bias, because they weren’t as heavily promoted as some of their other songs. I think they should have been; these are some quality songs! After going through the songs, let me know if you knew any of them, and whether you like any of the songs!