Wonder Girls Represents South Korea in Billboard’s Musician ‘Olympics’
The Wonder Girls are representing South Korea in Billboard’s musician ‘Olympics’.
On July 30, Billboard released a gallery titled ’40 Countries Top Musicians’ and wrote, “With all eyes on the 2012 Olympics, we′re celebrating the artists that have made their home nations most proud by winning gold (records) and making a lasting, global impact on the music world.”
With stars like Justin Bieber representing Canada and Rihanna representing Barbados, the Wonder Girls was selected as the representative musician for South Korea.
The article wrote on the Wonder Girls saying, “Since hitting U.S. shores on tour with the Jonas Brothers in 2011, South Korea′s Wonder Girls have become one of the biggest international K-pop acts, with a range of singles and albums in Asia, and a studio album due out in the States later this year. They first appeared on the U.S. charts in Oct. 2009, when "Nobody" entered the Hot 100 at No. 76.”
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