1. 2NE1: K-Pop's K-Hoppers Storm Japan With Drake, Nicki Minaj Covers; Will.i.am Produced-Tracks

    October 18, 2011 1:15 PM EDT Girlz In The Hood: South Korea's 2NE1, who cover Drake and Nicki Minaj tracks, keeping it street. Billboard has covered in depth how Korean pop princesses Girls' Generation and Kara, among others, have risen to the top of the Japanese ma ...