“As long as God is with me, I don’t need anything else. With my father looking after me from heaven, I wouldn’t be tired or exhausted, no matter what! As long as I’m with my beloved members, i can do anything! With ELF’s care on me, I can do everything”— Lee Dong Hae
regarding your answer about fx in niche market cuz they targeting different demographic, is it a different case with the boy group cuz they already have DBSK that dominating the demografic of fan girls then they debut SuJu then Shinee than Exo, aren't they all targetting the same demographic, are fangirls really that big of a market
Firstly, yes, fangirls keep the album sales numbers afloat and we know how high the album sales numbers as a proportion to digital sales for SM groups. Casuals just stream or download. Also, have you seen the demographics of a typical attendance at any idol event? It’s why SNSD manage so well - they somehow manage to tap into the fangirl market on a scale that most others fail at.
In the normal expected lifecycle of a successful idol group, profitability is meant to taper off at around the 4-5 year mark. By then,
“As a leader, you are the hyung that leads us but I was never able to thank you that you did a good job.. I never realized how big your position is and I realized how we’ve been staying comfortably under you..”
Take you on all the way blue world Make you go all the way blue world Now, I can see your future, Your happiness calls in the vibe Your imagination, release it and Be Free That’s right, towards the light, it’s now, this beat, in this Blue World Time depends on this blue scenery, Oh oh oh oh oh oh oh