Androgynous Male Kpop Idols Collage. I think that according to Western expectations of gender the overwhelming majority of male K-pop idols would be considered androgynous. Subscribe to Korean-Ent for free.
Androgyny is one part of Pop that I think will always be with us and continue to grow even more as timegoes by. By offering close readings of fan-made compilation videos and analysing fans comments on YouTube this article analyses how K-pop male idols androgynous gender fluidity provides a space for. I think this has a lot to do with the objectifiability of K-pop idols as is the fetishization of cuteness.
One of my favorite examples of androgyny in the KPOP world is Baekhyun a vocalist for EXO who Im pretty sure invented the burgundy smokey eye.
Most kpop male idols would fall under androgynous in general though after the makeup and all its just that we are very used to them 13 dong-thefirst Aug 18 2020. But I dont know that that has to do with K-pop challenging the gender binary. Taemin has made waves with Move by purposely. I think that according to Western expectations of gender the overwhelming majority of male K-pop idols would be considered androgynous.