Pops in Seoul, airing since 1998, has presented Korean pop music for the past ten years as Arirang TV's most popular music program. The show’s VJ, K-pop expert ISAK, presents current music plus news about K-pop culture in the process supporting our domestic musicians' activities abroad and providing overseas viewers with the latest Korean pop music and information.
Theme for Mondays - Trend Watch
We introduce the latest music videos and pop news! Tune into <The Buzz> to catch the hottest issues and gossip from the pop world. Be the first to watch the newest music videos on Video Fever. And don't miss out on the newest songs requested by, who else? The viewers!
Theme for Tuesdays - Artist Spotlight
Want to know everything about your favorite stars? Well you're in luck because in this corner, we shine the spotlight on K-pop's representative artists. On <Pops Stats>, we get to know a star from his or her debut to the very present! Then tune into Sizing Up to enjoy two of their biggest, most significant hits. And keep your eyes peeled! We have a pop quiz for you too, so stay alert and participate!
Theme for Wednesdays - Behind the Hits
Truth or gossip? We bring you an entertaining variety of behind-the-scenes stories. Find out who's friends with who on <Cameo Buddies>. Then tune into <Hit Maker> for revealing interviews with your favorite artists about their music, personal lives and more!
Theme for Thursdays - Pop Classics
It's time to go back to the past! We re-visit classic music videos we've cherished for the past 10 years. On <Deja Vu>, we present forgotten masterpieces with interesting stories. Then on <So Yesterday>, we reminisce about the music news and issues that made history. You can also look forward to music videos from way back when and get nostalgic with requests for oldies that are definitely still goodies.
Theme for Fridays - Hot Topic
We introduce the latest pop charts through fun and diverse themes! Our music messenger ISAK presents a song that she has personally chosen, while on “Viewer's Choice” we introduce the rankings as determined by you...the viewers.
Theme for Saturdays – Up & Comers
You've gotta understand the trends and attitude of K-Pop to relate! This is your chance to learn what songs are climbing toward the top of the charts, as determined by the DJ Association's rankings, viewers' online votes and ballots cast via mobile Internet. We bring you numbers 30 to 11!
Theme for Sundays – The Big 10
Meet the Korean pop songs racing to the top of the music world! Using rankings from the DJ Association, viewers' online votes and ballots cast via mobile Internet, we bring you the songs that made it into the top 10. Find out if the track you're rooting for has claimed the top spot!