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A Korean restaurant was swamped with one-star Yelp reviews from BTS fans after its owner said another K-pop band was better

BTS dined at the New York barbecue chain, Kang Ho Dong Baekjeong, on Tuesday, and co-owner Bobby Kwak posted a video of their visit on his Instagram.
Yong Jun-hyung in his music video for "Go Away."

Another K-Pop star quit the industry over hidden webcam porn, in a spiraling sex scandal that has claimed 3 artists in a week

Yong Jun-hyung's retirement on Thursday followed that of Drug Restaurant frontman Jung Joon-young on Wednesday, and Big Bang star Seungri on Monday.
Jung Joon-young's band Drug Restaurant, in their music video for "Mistake." Jung is in the middle.

A K-Pop superstar dramatically quit the music business over secret sex videos he made, amid a growing sex and prostitution scandal rocking the scene

"I filmed women without their consent and shared it in a social media chat room," Jung Joon-young said. "I didn’t feel a great sense of guilt."

Accused of being a prostitution agent, BigBang’s Seungri is now alleged to have received secretly filmed sex videos – here’s what we...

The prostitution scandal has gotten so "big", it has become too difficult to handle.
Seungri, a member of the wildly successful Big Bang group, has retired to fight allegations he solicited prostitutes. Above, Seungri speaks to press on March 6, 2019.

Korea’s K-Pop scene is being rocked by a sex, drugs, and pornography scandal that keeps getting worse

Seungri, from boyband Big Bang, is known as "Korea's Great Gatsby." He has been charged with procuring prostitutes for high-profile foreign investors.
Seungri (Lee Seung-hyun) of South Korean band "Big Bang" poses with a Samsung Galaxy S3 phone sporting a cover with an image of the band on it during a pre-concert news conference in Singapore.

South Korean K-Pop company dives 14% amid alleged prostitution scandal

A member of a leading K-Pop band, Big Bang, was charged in a prostitution scandal. The band's owner YG Entertainment fell on the news.

Blackpink will be first-ever K-pop girl group to perform at Coachella

This year's headliners include Childish Gambino, Tame Impala, and Ariana Grande.

An Indonesian woman’s petition got a Shopee ad with K-pop group Blackpink pulled: ‘The clothes don’t even cover the thighs’

She said the group's "provocative" dance moves and skimpy outfits would send young viewers the wrong message that the "objectification of the female body (was) legitimate".

BTS’ Singapore concert tickets are being sold for more than S$12,000 above retail price

Scalpers are back at it again – but this time, they're fighting back to critics online.