Song of the day: F.T. Island – "Bing Bing Bing"

January 7, 2010

The 18-year-old Japanese/Korean fan in the household (Hi, Celeste!) is leaving today to spend a month in South Korea (which we call “The Good Korea”).

To celebrate her very first trip overseas, I decided to post a Korean pop song and asked her if there’s any Korean pop she could recommend. “Well, F.T. Island are power poppy” was the response. So…

Here are F.T. Island with the not-totally-horrible “Bing Bing Bing” (2009):


I’ve been told that I’m not allowed to show this video of them (because their pants are terrible, apparently, and the live singing is bad), but I’m going to anyway. Mwu-ha-ha-ha-ha…!:

And here are another couple of songs from F.T. Island, this time performed in a sort of massive duet with Korean girl group Kara.

(Five Boy Singers + Five Girl Singers = Massive Duet.)

I must warn you that if you watch it, you may overdose on cuteness – from both the females and the males: