KPop is a phenomenon that has captured audiences around the world and we are pleased to be able to expand this offering to fans in the U.S.
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 03, 2012
International Media Distribution, a leading provider of in-language programming in the U.S. and tvK24, a leading Korean broadcaster in the U.S., announced today that TVK-Pop On Demand, a video on demand service featuring top Korean music videos is now available to Cox Digital Cable customers.
TVK-Pop features the hottest Korean music videos in a variety of genres including electropop, hip hop, pop, rock and R&B.
Each month, 20 new music videos will be available from the most popular Korean idols and groups from South Korea, including Girls Generation, Se7en, 2NE1, TVXQ, SHINee, Super Junior, Boa and much more. Many of these artists have also created a subculture of fashion and style amongst teenagers and young adults around the world.
“KPop is a phenomenon that has captured audiences around the world and we are pleased to be able to expand this offering to fans in the U.S.” said Eric Yoon, Founder and CEO of tvK24.
Cox customers can find the TVK-Pop videos from the On Demand menu under Freezone/Music/TVK-Pop.
TVK-Pop is also available nationwide to Comcast On Demand in the Music category under “K-Pop”.
K-pop is an abbreviation for Korean Pop, specifically from South Korea. Many of the artists and groups have also become popular in China, Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Philippines, Thailand and others countries in South East Asia. The popularity of K-pop is often considered a part of the rise of the Korean Wave, the recent surge of popularity of contemporary South Korean culture in Asia. In 2011, Billboard officially launched the Korea K-Pop Hot 100, the second Asian Billboard chart after the Japan Hot 100.
About International Media Distribution:
International Media Distribution (IMD) has been a leading provider of in‐language programming in the U.S. for over a decade. IMD represents over 30 TV channels including two SVOD services with content from a variety of international sources: Antenna Satellite (Greek), ART (Arabic), ATV (Cantonese), Bollywood Hits On Demand (Hindi), CCTV‐4 (Chinese), CTI Zhong Tian Channel (Chinese), Channel One Russia, DW (German), Filipino On Demand (Tagalog), Life OK (Hindi), Mediaset Italia (Italian), MYX (English), Phoenix InfoNews (Chinese), Phoenix North America Chinese Channel, Rai Italia (Italian), RTN (Russian), RTN Plus (Russian), SBTN (Vietnamese), STAR India GOLD (Hindi), STAR India NEWS (Hindi), STAR India PLUS (Hindi), TFC & TFC-E (Filipino), Tele5 (Polish), TV Polonia, TVP Info (Polish), TV Asia (Hindi), TV JAPAN, TVK (Korean), TVK2 (Korean), TV5MONDE (French), VIJAY (Tamil).
Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, tvK24 is a leading Korean broadcaster in the US, owning and operating two digital 24 hour television networks. tvK and tvK2 aggregate and broadcast the best programming from Korea-based networks in combination with tvK24 original programming such as daily news, cooking shows, golf shows, auto shows, sporting events, weekly lifestyle and community related shows and local reality and documentary series. The majority of tvK24 sourced content is exclusive to tvK services. tvK24 is affiliated with International Media Distribution, a wholly owned company of NBCUniversal. For more information, visit http://www.tvk24.com.
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