His publish has hundreds of hate feedback.
As followers of K-Pop know, it will possibly generally be onerous for idols to work within the extremely judgemental trade. Idols and different celebrities that don’t match inside the wonder commonplace usually cope with harsh feedback from netizens selecting aside their photos.
Not too long ago, Korean netizens slammed a rookie pre-debut boy group member for being “ugly,” however there may be extra to the story than simply judgment over his seems. On February 14, 2023, the pre-debut boy group IB147 launched their first single, “Over Shock.” The group at present has six members and is a venture created by HnA Leisure.
Like different pre-debut teams, the members are lively on social media, sharing the content material of their each day lives and dance challenges.
[#은 #결 #범수 주영] 🐈⬛🦦🐿️🦊 여러분 모두 파이팅하세요‼️‼️ #주영 #결 #범수 #은 #jooyeong #kyul #beomsoo #eun #ib147 #연습생 #trainee #overshock #부석순 #파이팅해야지 #shorts
♬ 파이팅 해야지 (Feat. 이영지) – 부석순 (SEVENTEEN)
Due to the group’s small Twitter observe of slightly below 1,500, on-line customers couldn’t assist however discover one tweet receiving a lot detrimental consideration. On Might 10, member Yoonsang posted images of himself outdoors in several poses.
As of writing, the unique tweet has racked up greater than 10 thousand quote tweets, lots of which insult his seems.
저쪽 술집쪽 나가면 이런 아재들 널리고 널렸는데 그나마 배 안나온 아재 데려다가 좀 멋잇게 세워놓은것같음 https://t.co/ljJSlV3qfA
— 곽덕출 (@ll09988615) May 13, 2023
진심 아이돌임? 점심시간에 담배피러 나온 코르셋 처음 쪼여보는 폰팔이가 아니고 진짜 아이돌이라고? https://t.co/nl49HRHwwv
— 조진자 (@10eggbaby) May 13, 2023
세상이 어케돌아가는거노 여돌평균은 올라가는데 왜 남돌은… 여돌처럼 고치던 살을빼던 노력을 해 https://t.co/NK5XkcCUDA
— ㅌㅊㅅ 맞팔 지향 (@jijijihyang) May 14, 2023
- He seems like a kind of ahjussi hosts you’ll find wherever within the bar cities within the suburbs. It’s as in the event that they picked the least beer-bellied one and dressed him as much as play an idol.
- It is a K-Pop idol? Are you critical? Are you positive he’s not some overdressed salesman on his lunch break about to take a smoke break? This could’t be an actual idol.
- What’s unsuitable with this world? The “common” for woman teams retains getting higher and higher however for boy teams… Get some work performed or lose some weight or one thing. Like, work more durable to be higher.
Among the many hate tweets, one appears to have triggered an avalanche of malicious feedback. A Twitter person claiming to be a pal of a former trainee alleged that their pal was bullied into leaving the group by the opposite members.
@@@@@@얘들아 이 그룹 내 친구한테 자적자 시전하고 왕따시켜서 퇴사하게만든놈들임 심지어 친구가 센터였음ㅋㅋㅋ
@@@@퍼날해달래 공계도 ㄱㅊ https://t.co/M2p3R5fF9F
— ㅌㅊㅅ 묭 (@myong_3KSH) May 13, 2023
Guys, that is the group that actually bullied my pal into quitting. The members received salty about my pal who was speculated to be the group’s heart. LMAO. He mentioned you’ll be able to go public with this. It’s advantageous to share by yourself accounts.
This tweet has almost as a lot consideration as the unique, main many to imagine the bullying allegations led to Okay-netizens leaving hate feedback. A day after the allegations, HnA Leisure launched a press release clarifying that no bullying occurred between the previous trainee and present members.
Hiya, that is HnA Leisure.
We want to make clear some issues in regards to the speculations surrounding our venture crew IB147. First, now we have spoken with every IB147 member and confirmed that the rumors on social media are malicious distortions primarily based on some issues that occurred between IB147 members and Trainee A between October – November 2022. We verified that two of the IB147 members and Trainee A have had confrontations prior to now relating to Trainee A’s lack of expertise and energy to enhance.
Nonetheless, there was no in-team bullying concerned.Moreover, relating to the speculations about Trainee A’s debut, we had not selected the ultimate member lineup on the time.
Please be aware that every one claims being made in regards to the trainee’s ‘place within the group’ and extra are false and much from what we, because the administration, had determined on the time. Our contract with Trainee A is just not but legally terminated—though Trainee A has left the administration on his personal phrases. To make issues simpler for Trainee A’s sake, we’ve been wanting into terminating the contract with out taking additional motion. Nonetheless, we gained’t be so lenient if it seems that Trainee A is behind these false speculations about himself. We’ll pursue speaking with Trainee A primary, however ought to it turn into essential, we’ll additionally pursue authorized motion.
Please chorus from criticizing and/or sharing hateful feedback about our artists, primarily based on unverified data.
— HnA Leisure
Following the denial, worldwide netizens have left variety feedback to offset the hate on the unique tweet.
Know that there’s magnificence in everybody. These that may’t see it in others do not see it in themselves, subsequently put others down.
You might be wished and wanted. 화이팅
— Anna Ogbebor (@OgbeborAnna) May 15, 2023
I like your smile, you’re cute and really good-looking 😊❤️
— StayAtinyCarat🌪️🌧️BNFP🌬️☁️💙BBB🖤💙🧷🏳️🌈💙 (@StayAtinyCarat) May 15, 2023
All the things about you is enticing, stunning cute, FINE, good-looking, i might hold going. Keep constructive, wholesome, pleased. Preserve going 💞💞🥰
— Maria (@danish_kpopstan) May 15, 2023