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Chinese girl group called out for copying G-Friend

By jubilantj   Monday, May 16, 2016   172,900   8,517   0

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A girl group from China has caught the attention of netizens for sharing an uncanny similarity to G-Friend


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The Chinese girl group, called AOS, recently released an MV titled "With You," and not only are the members' outfits similar to G-Friend's outfits but also the song's sound is much like what you'd hear in a G-Friend song - not to mention parts of the choreography seems inspired. These similarities were shared by a netizen under an online post titled 'Idols Who copied G-Friend's costumes.' 

Netizens were unsympathetic to both groups. Top comments on this post read, "G-Friend's got nothing to say because they also copied lololol it just goes round and round," "Ra Mi Ran is in the center?" "G-Friend also marketed their music with plagiarism," "They're so ugly," and more. 


Do you think this was plagiarism?


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  1. G-Friend (Girlfriend)
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MK_Zi Wednesday, May 18, 2016

it seems almost like a mix of all of gfriends songs in there...i don't mind so much if they are copying or whatever, but at least it proves to me I've been watching gfriend too much lol

cuteyoonie Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Umm yes, to be honest it's quite obvious

cuteyoonie Wednesday, May 18, 2016

The dance to the song to the visuals... everything is so similar and I'm not even a gfriend fan

mr_ben Wednesday, May 18, 2016

One thing I've noticed about China is, they don't give AF about copyright or intellectual property

Lovelyuuu Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Sounds like all of Gfriend singles songs in one also the dance moves. And to all theaters saying Gfriend didn't make the concept and are copying look at other girl group it's the same thing!!!

nina_chan Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Really??? I thought GF copy Apink. Its just a sweet style no big deal.

ailuropoda nina_chan Wednesday, May 18, 2016

and Apink copy SNSD, don't forget about that... (sarcasm)

nina_chan ailuropoda Wednesday, May 18, 2016

I'm actually worrying about the outfits. Its the same style as them.

chinakilledtibet Tuesday, May 17, 2016

china sucks. try to one-up others.

SeNa_Kim Tuesday, May 17, 2016

I love this MV *^*

LeiShinSet Tuesday, May 17, 2016

made in china :c

heyjude00 Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Why what's going on with GFriend? How come they don't like GF?

junxxmin heyjude00 Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Nothing really just a bunch of salty fans who think the whole innocent/school-girl concept belongs to their unnies Gfriend didn't do anything wrong because concepts are limited and not one band own it

Taejoo80 Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Why do Chinese people always copy Koreans? It's the same with their variety showAre they just not smart or are they just not funny? Honestly their variety show are not funny at allAll they ever say is fighting and support each other all the time and not being witty at all

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