7 Things That Make K-Pop Fans Unique
While liking K-Pop may seem like the person's just another fan, K-Pop fans actually have a unique aspect to their own character.
Willing to drop everything to see their idols
K-Pop fans will find whatever way to attend a concert where their idols are performing. Even if they need to hop on the plane and buy the most expensive VIP tickets, it's all worth it in the end.
They are loyal
K-Pop fans are extremely loyal to their artists, supporting them in everything they do support, voting for them in awards and defending them when need be!
Enjoying K-Pop is not limited to music
Being a fan of K-Pop does not usually end at the music. Many fans also have a growing interest in Korean fashion, beauty, food, and television as well.
They're used to seeing skinship
People might be shocked to see Wiz Khalifa and Snoop Dogg giving back hugs to eachother, or the occasional butt-slap . As a common occurrence in the Korean media, many K-Pop fans are used to this act.
They support their artists by buying many albums
It's not rare for K-Pop fans to buy several of the same album in order to support their artists, and collect individual member merchandise that comes within. Cases of buying 20~30 albums is common!
Emotional support between fandoms
Whenever one fandom is going through tough times because of their favorite idol, all other fandoms give their support to the group. When a bad event occurs, all K-Pop fans unite as one.
They're willing to learn another language
Whether it's just to be able to understand their idols or even enhance their skills to communicate them, many K-pop fans have the dedication to sit through long hours just to learn Korean.
The whole K-Pop fandom is one big family
Despite the fanwars and fandom rivalries, as a K-Pop fan, when you find out another person is also a K-Pop fan, you immediately recognize them as a fellow brother/sister of the big family of K-Pop.