Results for K-Pop

Add to feed Create your own feed

Latest

Two K-pop stars took their own lives within the span of a few weeks this fall, according to police, after being slammed in the media about their personal lives. Is K-pop to blame for their deaths? @vicjkim  with the full story:

When it comes to K-pop “girl groups,” the images crafted by the labels are either innocent and pure or hyper-sexualized. The objectification leads to skewed perceptions of the stars from fans, according to K-pop expert Hwang Hyo-jin. 📸: Jang Se-young / Newsis via AP

tweet picture

As two of the biggest stars of K-pop, Sulli and Goo Hara saw their every word and action picked apart. For example, Goo Hara faced online harassment about a plastic surgery procedure she underwent to correct a drooping eyelid. 📸: Starnews/AFP via Getty Images

tweet picture

The K-pop stars took their own lives within the span of a few weeks this fall, according to police, after being slammed in the media about their personal lives.

K-pop is reeling from suspected suicides by beloved performers in recent years, as others in the industry quit and suspend their careers citing mental health struggles. Female stars often face the harshest scrutiny and backlash.

As two of the biggest stars of K-pop, Sulli and Goo Hara saw their every word and action picked apart. They each took their own lives within the span of a few weeks this fall. Is K-pop to blame for their deaths?

⚡️ “They grew up in the K-pop limelight. Is it to blame for their deaths?”

Two female K-pop stars took their own lives within the span of a few weeks, after each found themselves at the center of a maelstrom of media coverage and online commentary about their personal lives. Is K-pop to blame for their deaths? @vicjkim  reports:

Loading
Loading

Most relevant

j-hope of K-pop sensation BTS discusses his new solo rap mixtape, 'Hope World'

BTS' J-Hope enters the Billboard 200, earns highest entry for a solo K-pop act

tweet picture

. earns the highest-charting & first top 40 hit fo #Hot100  a K-pop group with "MIC Drop"

Watch what happened when , the global K-pop phenomenon, boarded a party bus with Vogue and took L.A. by storm.

Backed by passionate fans, @BTS_twt  takes K-pop worldwide

. Speaks Out In Seoul. The K-pop megastars get candid about representing a new generation #BTSonBillboard 

tweet picture

.'s "Fake Love" launches to No. 10, marking the first top 10 #Hot100EVER  for a K-pop group

tweet picture

K-Pop sensations take on the notorious Noisey Questionnaire of Life. They give their opinions on everything from Eminem and being able to fly to anime and pets.

Loading
Loading