Boys24’s Hwayoung scandal: Badmouthing his fans behind their backs? Let’s check the details about this below!
Mnet and tvN held a boy band unit survival show in 2016 called Boys24 that was aired every Saturday at 10 PM. The show had 8 episodes that were aired from June 18th to August 6th, 2016. the ultimate results of Boys24 were that there have been 24 members that were separated into 4 units, that’s Unit Yellow, Unit White, Unit Green, and Unit Sky. But shortly after the survival show ended, one in every one of the contestants, Lee Sang Min, left the group thanks to health issues, and five of the eliminated members had to switch positions.
On November 20th, 2016, the band announced that they’ll perform with the printing operation up that was called Collabo line up where 4 members were swapped from Unit White and Unit Sky, while Unit Yellow and Unit Green swapped 3 members. But a member from Unit Sky suddenly stopped engaged in the concert on February 10th, 2017. He was involved in a fatal scandal that ended his career instantly, his name is Lee Hwayoung.
So, let’s get hold of some more information about his fatal incident that ruined his whole career. Let’s go!
Controversy Surrounding Hwayoung
One of the winners of the Boys24 contest, Lee Hwayoung, got massive hatred and was heavily criticized for creating extremely offensive comments of his own fans.
Someone who claimed to be Lee Hwayoung’s ex-girlfriend uploaded a voice recording of him badmouthing fans, the file was quickly spread among the web community and went viral. This caused him to induce backlash from both Korean and international fans. Here is that the voice recorded proof and also a translation for you guys:
After hearing about the news and also the audio that had been leaked, some netizens shared their thoughts. Here are a number of their comments:
“It’s funny because I don’t even know who this dude is and here he’s talking about his ‘fans.’ The career you would possibly have had for some months is over now.”
“He’s the one who stinks from his mouth ㅋㅋ But seriously he’s a true douche.”
“He was an SM trainee before ㅋㅋㅋㅋ for sure from SM, they need a watch for people.”
“Don’t all idols think that way? they solely understand how to shut their mouths but I bet all idols have spilled those words out a minimum of once after they hit their dorms.”
“Look at how lovely and type he’s and once he turns back those words that he uses, it makes me scared considering what idols may well be saying in their dorms ㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ.”
The Agency takes an action regarding Lee Hwayoung’s scandal
CJ E&M, as Boys24’s agency that manages the group had immediately demanded an emergency meeting about the member since he hadn’t been performing with the group since Friday. Finally, on February 14th, 2017, Lee Hwayoung was far from the group permanently.
Then a source from the label announced:
“First, we sincerely apologize once more to all or any the fans who love BOYS24 that are hurt and worried due to the issues with Hwayoung’s private life moreover as his degradation of fans. We are now letting you recognize that after talking carefully about what to try and do, Hwayoung has been expelled from BOYS24 and his contract has been canceled.
As we said in our official statement on the 8th, we are worried that the negative controversy around Hwayoung’s personal problems would hurt BOYS24’s image as a full, which sincerity of the opposite members who worked their best to allow to the fans who cheer them on every performance could be twisted. we’ve got decided not only to permanently expel him from BOYS24 but also to cancel his exclusive contract with us as an artist.
We want to apologize yet again to any or all the fans who are cherishing and supporting BOYS24 and promise that BOYS24 are working their best for a good better stage performance. Please show them some support. Thank You.”
Latest News From the opposite Members of Boys24
9 Final Members of Boys24 Announce Their Debut!
On August 12th, around 6 PM KST Boys24 broadcasted their end on V Live, where the 9 members who will be debuting soon were announced. But before the announcement, the opposite 26 members of Boys24 delayed their final concert.
There were seven members that were previously chosen through accumulated points on Mnet.com with 20 percent, advance voting with 10 percent, teamwork evaluation with 20 percent, and live voting with 50 percent. The last two members were selected by the agency.
The final lineup is:
- Hwang In Ho
- Jeong Yeon Tae
- Kim Jin Sub
- Kim Sung Hyun
- Yoo Young Doo
- Jin Seung Ho
- Lee In Pyo
- Lee Hyu Nuk
These 9 members, who are on the road up are visiting debut with a bunch name IN21T. confirm you guys support them and, oh, don’t forget to stream their recent official music video!
Doha Boys24 signs with million market
On May 23rd, 2018, Boys24’s Doha signed an exclusive contract with Million Market!
One of the sources of Million Market announced the great news and said, “We have recently signed a contract with Park Doha who previously appeared on Boys24. He contains a great talent to be a singer, but even be active at a spread of the many other fields. So, from now on, we’ll give Doha our full support so he may be a prominent artist.”
Well, congratulations Doha! The fans are definitely looking forward to your future plans. Let’s hope everything will go well for him.
If you guys are curious and need to understand about their updates on their personal accounts, we got it for you~! Here are a number of the Boys24 (or IN2IT) latest updates on Instagram:
One of the members of Boys24, Park Doha also has his own Instagram account but his feeds are mostly a video of him singing, dancing, and traveling around Korea, so he only incorporates a few photos of himself (like selcas or from a photoshoot).
Back in the past, Park Doha’s Instagram was once hacked by an irresponsible person. The hacker even posted an attractive female picture that had taken a mirror selfie. But luckily, he eventually got his account back and deleted those photos of the girl immediately.
Here is that the official account of Park Doha, ensure you guys follow him!
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