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Weekly Video Playlist: Best of “Box” Sets

Music Video

One thing K-pop is notorious for these days is the excessive use of enclosed sets for their music videos. There has been many a complaint of MV’s being reduced to performance clips recorded in stylized sound stages, also known as the infamous “box” set.

But awesome special effects, epic choreography and sheer star power can make an otherwise boring music video a delight to watch. Check out these five music videos that take the “box” to a whole new level, challenging other artists to step it up if they came to win.