In the latest example of the “Global Generation” effect, a short cut of Girls’ Generation’s “Gee” music video was shown on an ABC news story which aired in the San Francisco Bay Area. The story discussed the rise of South Korean culture and specifically the Hallyu Wave. The portion of the news piece showing Girls’ Generation has been attached below.

The full video of the news story can be found here.

With Taiwanese artists mentioning their friendship with Girls’ Generation, two wins at the MTV VMAJ, and the roaring success of both SMTOWN LIVE in PARIS and the Japan arena tour, the reach of the “Global Generation” is continuing to expand.

Thanks to ShannonK@soshified for sending in the news tip!

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