• Thu, 18 Apr 2019 18:24
    Latest : Jung Joon-young indicted on spycam charge
    K-pop singer Jung Joon-young, who allegedly filmed sex videos in secret and shared them in social media chat rooms, has been indicted, the Seoul Central District Prosecutor’s Office said Tuesday.
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  • Wed, 10 Apr 2019 13:21
    Blackpink breaks the bank
    Top K-Pop girl group Blackpink’s latest single “Kill This Love”, released last Friday, has set a new K-Pop milestone on Spotify.
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  • Sun, 31 Mar 2019 01:00
    YG, major broadcasters burning bridges with scandal-ridden pop stars
    The management agency of boy band BIGBANG ended sales of merchandise related to the disgraced former band member Seungri, while major broadcasters stopped servicing VOD contents featuring the singer and another scandal-ridden artist, Jung Joon-young, in the aftermath of the broadening sex and corruption scandal centering on the two K-pop stars.
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  • Wed, 27 Mar 2019 11:58
    Owner of nightclub linked to Burning Sun scandal arrested
    An owner of a nightclub linked to the sex-drug scandal involving a member of K-pop boy band Big Bang has been arrested on charges of tax evasion, a Seoul court said Tuesday. 
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  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 13:47
    K-pop sex scandal: Singapore socialite Kim Lim denies involvement in nightclub saga
    SINGAPORE - Last Saturday, in an interview with Korean daily Chosun Ilbo, former BigBang singer Seungri denied he had asked his staff to procure prostitutes for foreign investors at nightclub Arena.
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  • Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:57
    Latest : Seungri postpones military draft amid Burning Sun probe
    The enlistment of K-pop star Seungri has been delayed amid the investigation into the Burning Sun scandal, the Military Manpower Administration announced Wednesday.
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  • Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:18
    Police seek Jung Joon-young’s arrest over sex video allegations
    The Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency said Monday that it would seek an arrest warrant for K-pop singer Jung Joon-young, 30, on suspicion of secretly recording and distributing sex videos.
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  • Thu, 14 Mar 2019 15:34
     Third K-pop star embroiled in sex video scandal
    Seoul - 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.
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  • Thu, 14 Mar 2019 01:00
    Prostitutes and porn: K-pop’s dream boys reveal a dark side
    With wholesome looks and increasingly global fanbases, K-pop has sold its stars as the ultimate squeaky clean pin-ups. But a burgeoning sex scandal in the industry shows how pervasive discrimination and abuse are in South Korean society, observers say.
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  • Tue, 12 Mar 2019 15:01
    Jung Joon-young illicitly taped sex videos, shared with others including Seungri: Report
    Jung Joon-young, a K-pop singer, illicitly taped sex videos and shared them via mobile messenger group chats that included Seungri of K-pop idol group BigBang, a local broadcaster reported on Monday.
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  • Mon, 11 Mar 2019 19:36
    K-pop star Seungri retires amid sex-for-investment allegations
    South Korean pop star Seungri on Monday announced his retirement from show business amid mounting criminal investigations including his alleged involvement in a sex-for-investments scandal.
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  • Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:13
      Hot : South Korea retracts guidelines on look-alike K-pop stars
    Seoul - Government guidelines aimed at promoting more diversity in South Korea's K-pop world have been withdrawn after critics said they amounted to state censorship of a booming industry.
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  • Sun, 17 Feb 2019 01:00
    UC Berkeley launches course on global success of K-pop band BTS
    The global success of K-pop act BTS lies at the core of an academic course launched at the University of California, Berkeley. The student-run course was announced on the university’s website on Thursday as part of UC Berkeley’s Democratic Education at Cal program (DeCal).
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  • Mon, 07 Jan 2019 16:42
    BTS dolls coming soon
    Fans of K-pop phenomenon BTS, known as the Army, will soon be able to get their hands on official dolls of band members RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V and Jungkook. 
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  • Tue, 25 Dec 2018 01:00
    Aqua: K-pop’s first e-sports girl group
    THERE is a new girl group in the K-pop scene. Billing itself as the very first “e-sports girl group” in South Korea, Aqua hopes to incorporate gaming into the growing music scene.
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