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For example, when Americans look at Asians, they just think of the stereotypical things like chopsticks, being extremely smart, or extremely good in martial arts.Americans do not view Asian Americans as being able to make it onto some mainstream film/music scene.Image and marketability are factors into why there are so little Asian American musicians in the mainstream. The majority of Americans usually look at Asian Americans as the “model minority” or “inherently foreign”.Because Asian Americans are a more “distinct” people newly coming to America and America is still trying to think of how to look at Asians.In general, a lot of people who are doing music at a high level on You Tube..it’s funny because we’re such big fans of each other.Now, of course, we know each other but at first it was so funny to meet them and go, Sam: I think the people at the airport thought we were crazy but no.was very much on the fly.
So small in fact that it wasn’t until 2010 where Far*East Movement’s single “Like a G6” made it to the As we’ve seen with You Tube that there actually are Asian Americans out there who produce visual content such as Wong Fu Productions, Ryan Higa, Freddie Wong, and Anna Akana, there are also Asian Americans who are producing music that have accrued the same amount of success and following such as Kina Grannis, David Choi, Arden Cho, and Jason Chen.Q: Your fellow You Tuber, David Choi, was just here a few months ago and we mentioned you guys, and he said you guys were good at what you do.So, on that note, which You Tube musicians do you think are good at what they do or that you look up to?Even if it is to simply uphold the image that Asian Americans aren’t to be taken seriously, but rather humorously.
, the reason why Psy, the mastermind behind the 2012 hit “Gangnam Style”, had become so popular and was the only KPOP star that actually made an impact in America is because he upholds those low standards of Asian Americans in media. when we think of big Hollywood films or popular music, very few people envision or associate Asian Americans with the mainstream.Sam: Well actually, David Choi is one of them because when we were just starting up, he has been at it for a while.