The scandal between Yang YoSeob from group HIGHLIGHT (ex BEAST) and Shin GoEun, musical actress, turns out to be a false rumor.. Around Us Entertainment, which is HIGHLIGHT's label, denied the rumors of YoSeob's romance with Shin GoEun on May 16. The growing scandal has tarnished K-pop with allegations of bribery, police corruption, prostitution and drug dealing. A man claimed that he … A second star quits the industry amid a growing sex scandal in this industry. Main Article Right Now New virus cases spike to over 1,000, virus curbs further tightened. SEOUL - Two more artists - rock band FT Island's Choi Jong-hoon and boyband Highlight's Junhyung - have quit showbiz in the latest fallout from a seemingly ever-widening K-pop scandal… The scandal within the K-pop industry has widened, with a third high-profile star quitting his band after admitting to viewing a secretly filmed sex video. Scandals highlight dark side of South Korea's booming, ultra-competitive entertainment industry ... South Korean K-pop stars Seungri and Jung Joon-young questioned over sex scandals… Travel spots to be closed, private gatherings banned in holiday season amid worsening pandemic. In the latest twist to South Korea's K-pop sex crime scandal, police in Seoul announced plans on Monday to issue an arrest warrant for singer-songwriter Jung … When news reports revealed that two unnamed K-Pop singers were also participants in a KakaoTalk chatroom with BIGBANG member SeungRi, sharing hidden camera footages of sexual intercourse and talking about soliciting prostitutes for business investors, it had everyone on their toes and wondering who they were.. After all, the issue at hand is a serious crime and if celebrities are … K-pop’s squeaky clean image and raunchy performances have always been incongruous – and are increasingly out of sync with the modern world. In Pictures: Controversy, lies and videotape: K-pop world rocked by scandals . They said, "The scandal between YoSeob and Shin GoEun is utterly without foundation. entertainment; music; Hell of a bad year: The tragic death of singer Sulli is the latest scandal to rock K-Pop. On December 4, Eli of U-KISS revealed through a … Highlight (Korean: 하이라이트) is a South Korean boy band formerly known as Beast (Korean: 비스트).The band consists of four members: Yoon Doo-joon, Yang Yo-seob, Lee Gi-kwang, and Son Dong-woon.Original member Jang Hyun-seung officially left the group in April 2016, and Yong Jun-hyung left in March 2019. Island's Choi Jong-hoon, Highlight member Yong Jun-hyung, and CNBlue singer Lee Jong-hyun are reportedly under investigation K-Pop sex scandal explained: What you need to know. ... Last Thursday, rapper-songwriter Yong Jun-hyung, 29, apologised and announced his departure from boy band Highlight… The 29-year-old took to Instagram to announce the news. Yong Jun-hyung leaves K-pop group Highlight over sex video scandal. Dating is a relatively common occurrence in the K-pop world, but marriages are nearly unheard of. It also showed the industry losing some of its ultimate currency: control. The Burning Sun scandal wasn’t embarrassing for K-pop only because it touched the third rail of sex. K-pop rocked by new scandal, fans ask FT Island's leader Choi Jong-hoon to quit The Straits Times/Asia News Network / Thu, March 14, 2019 / 04:34 pm The most recent to follow suit is Yong Jun-hyung who announced leaving the boy band Highlight after admitting to viewing a secretly filmed video. CNBLUE's Lee Jong Hyun, 28, and Highlight's Yong Junhyung, 29, for example, also have been implicated in the controversy. The scandal started with an investigation over a fight that broke out at a nightclub managed by K-pop singer Seungri in November 2018. For more, see here:https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-47550046 SEOUL • Two more artists - rock band FT Island's Choi Jong-hoon and boyband Highlight's Junhyung - have quit show business in the latest fallout from an ever-widening K-pop scandal… Seungri (real name Lee Seung-hyun) of K-pop act BigBang, Yong Jun-hyung of boy band Highlight and Choi Jong-hoon of the act FT Island were reportedly also … The K-pop scandal is a … The Burning Sun scandal, also known as Burning Sun gate, is a 2019 entertainment and sex scandal in Seoul, South Korea, which involved several celebrities, including Korean idols of popular K-pop groups, and police officials. K-pop scandal: Two more artists, Choi Jong-hoon and Junhyung, quit showbiz thejakartapost.com Dipublikasikan 10.46, 14/03/2019 • The Jakarta Post Rock band FT Island's Choi Jong-hoon (left) and boyband Highlight's Junhyung (right) have quit showbiz in the latest fallout from a seemingly ever-widening K-pop scandal. On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017, K-pop fans across the world watched as Big Bang member T.O.P. It was the largest scandal to hit the K-pop industry. K-Pop’s Yong Jun-hyung, Choi Jong-hoon also quit over scandal. Next Yong Jun-hyung leaves K-pop group Highlight over sex video scandal. K-Pop music industry has been hit by sex scandal in the last few days where illicit videos have been shared and viewed by many popular names including Jung Joon-young and Seungri. Empowered by #MeToo, a new … They include singer-songwriter and television personality Jung Joon-young, 30, who is at the centre of the filming allegations. The admission emerged on the same day that the police were set to question two other K-pop stars over their roles in the scandal. 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