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Sex, lies and video: Scandals rock K-pop world

Entertainment News Mar 15, 2019

Sex, lies and video: Scandals rock K-pop world

Police in South Korea questioned two K-pop stars and two other singers resigned on Thursday, as accusations of sex tapes, prostitutes and secret chat about rape rocked the music industry and hit entertainment stocks. The blame game triggered by accusations against the boyish stars who ...

Third K-pop star embroiled in sex video scandal

Entertainment News Mar 14, 2019

Third K-pop star embroiled in sex video scandal

A K-pop star has quit after admitting he watched illicit sex videos received from another artist, his agency said Thursday, the third singer to be engulfed in a scandal sweeping South Korea's music industry. Yong Jun-hyung, 29, who is a member of boy band Highlight ...

Indonesia bans miniskirt ad by K-pop stars Blackpink

Entertainment News Dec 12, 2018

Indonesia bans miniskirt ad by K-pop stars Blackpink

A television ad featuring members of the K-pop supergroup Blackpink dressed in miniskirts has been banned from Indonesian airwaves, prompting a furious backlash from fans. The Indonesian Broadcasting Commission ordered 11 domestic TV stations to yank the commercial late Tuesday, saying it was indecent. The order ...