The Wonder Girls are representing South Korea in Billboard’s musician ‘Olympics’.
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
With stars like Justin Bieber representing Canada and
Rihanna representing the U.S., the Wonder Girls was selected as the
representative musician for South Korea.
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.”