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* ShockingElimination: The eliminations of Jang Jae In and Kim Ji Soo in Season 2.


''Superstar K'' is a Korean talent show that is similar to ''AmericanIdol'' in format. It is hosted by a cable television channel called Mnet.

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''Superstar K'' is a Korean talent show that is similar to ''AmericanIdol'' ''Series/AmericanIdol'' in format. It is hosted by a cable television channel called Mnet.



* {{Expy}}: Of AmericanIdol.

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* {{Expy}}: Of AmericanIdol.Series/AmericanIdol.



* MyGreatestSecondChance: John Park, in a sense, since he managed to reach the top 20 in AmericanIdol before making his way into Season 2 of this show.
** Also, Chris Golightly from Season 9 of AmericanIdol happens to appear on Season 3.

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* MyGreatestSecondChance: John Park, in a sense, since he managed to reach the top 20 in AmericanIdol Series/AmericanIdol before making his way into Season 2 of this show.
** Also, Chris Golightly from Season 9 of AmericanIdol Series/AmericanIdol happens to appear on Season 3.


Season 1 ran in 2009; Season 2 in 2010; Season 3 is currently running in 2011.

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Season 1 ran So far, there have been four completed seasons, and a fifth one is still in 2009; Season 2 in 2010; Season 3 is currently running in 2011.
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* MrFanservice: Seo In Gook, the winner of Season 1; John Park and Kang Seung Yoon from Season 2.

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* MrFanservice: Seo In Gook, the winner of Season 1; John Park and Kang Seung Yoon from Season 2.


* EstrogenBrigadeBait: Seo In Gook, the winner of Season 1; John Park and Kang Seung Yoon from Season 2.

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* EstrogenBrigadeBait: MrFanservice: Seo In Gook, the winner of Season 1; John Park and Kang Seung Yoon from Season 2.

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* InvincibleHero: Ulala Session in Season 3.

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** Also, both of the male judges are these of Simon Cowell to a degree; all the female judges have unfortunately been these of Paula Abdul.


* ManipulativeEditing: ''Big time''.

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* ManipulativeEditing: ''Big time''. In fact...
** ScrewThisImOuttaHere: So much that one of the entries in Season 3 that made the top 10 did this because of it.

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* ManipulativeEditing: ''Big time''.

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* {{Expy}}: Of AmericanIdol.


Season 1 ran in 2009; Season 2 in 2010.

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Season 1 ran in 2009; Season 2 in 2010.2010; Season 3 is currently running in 2011.



* AndTheFandomRejoiced: When Heo Gak managed to complete his Paul Potts-type story by winning Season 2 in a landslide against John Park.
* EliminationHoudini: Kang Seung Yoon, despite doing poorly, managed to land in the top 4 in Season 2 before getting eliminated ([[TheScrappy this led quite a lot of viewers of the show to hate him]]); ironically, when he got eliminated, he put on quite a good performance, which led to...
** MomentOfAwesome: The song that he sang in the round in which he got eliminated hitting the #1 spot in most Korean music charts.



** Also, Chris Golightly from Season 9 of AmericanIdol happens to appear on Season 3.



* [[SoBadItsGood So Bad It's Good]]: The audition clips of the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mGK8BOIDsEw "rock president"]] and the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UqA3sOBpnO4 "hip-hop]] [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bj5g8Kr7Buc president"]]. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n8V6_A0VYiQ The remix of these two people's performances]] fits this too.

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* [[SoBadItsGood So Bad It's Good]]: The audition clips of the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mGK8BOIDsEw "rock president"]] and the [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UqA3sOBpnO4 "hip-hop]] [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bj5g8Kr7Buc president"]]. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n8V6_A0VYiQ The remix of these two people's performances]] fits this too.TropeCodifier: Of survival reality TV shows in Korea.

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