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Posted by germainej AKP STAFF 19 days ago

Eddy Kim removed from 'Green Plugged Seoul 2019' lineup after chatroom controversy

Singer Eddy Kim has been removed from the lineup for the upcoming concert 'Green Plugged Seoul 2019'.

On April 5, 'Green Plugged Seoul' announced on Facebook, "We acknowledge the gravity and severity of the ongoing controversy and decided to cancel the appearance of Eddy Kim. We also confirmed with his agency Mystic Entertainment. We'll take measures quickly, so the festival can take place smoothly in the future. We'll do our best to give back to the audience with great performances."

Eddy Kim was recently confirmed as a member of Jung Joon Young and Seungri's controversial chatroom, where members exchanged illegal media including hidden camera footage of women. He's now been booked on charges for violating information protection laws and for sharing illegal footage along with Jung Joon YoungSeungriRoy Kim, and former F.T. Island member Jonghun.

Stay tuned for updates. 

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sehj 19 days ago 0
19 days ago

I wasn't a huge fan but I thought his music was comforting. I think he's the one I'm most disappointed in right now. Another day might bring a new disappointment I"m sure. I keep wondering are the victims getting help in these cases and I guess in my mind I was thinking only Korean victims but this could be world wide. These men were travelling all over the world on trips and concert tours. Who were they taking random body part pics of in public or possibly of fans. And a few fans might have felt enamored enough to sleep with one of these guys then got a pic/video done.

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sehj 19 days ago 0
19 days ago

No other choice. In a way I'm glad that this is happening. I don't want a witch hunt where just a rumor gets a person banned but real evidence yes. It would have slowed down people like R. Kelly and Bill Cosby when they had so many early charges if this had been back years ago in the U.S.

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