K-pop News 201123: Seunghan, Keena, BTS’ V and more

Hello K-pop fans! Here’s your daily dose of K-pop News for November 20, 2023. Let’s dive into today’s headline-making stories. Read about new accusations against RIIZE’s Seunghan, Keena at the Billboard Music Awards for FIFTY FIFTY, BTS’ V returning to Running Man, and more. Check out today’s K-pop News Digest to catch up on the most buzzworthy moments and milestones that have captured the hearts of fans worldwide.

RIIZE’s Seunghan hit by new accusations

RIIZE Seunghan

Seunghan of RIIZE is in hot water once again. An individual claiming to be a former friend recently made allegations about his pre-debut conduct. Seunghan was accused of bad-mouthing fellow trainees and “enforcing a strict hierarchical dominance” over them. The new allegations drew a mixed reaction from fans. Some called for Seunghan to be dismissed from RIIZE, while others cautioned against believing such accusations without proof.

K-netizens react to controversial anime beloved by idols

Made In Abyss
Kinema Citrus

K-netizens have raised concerns over the critically-acclaimed anime Made in Abyss. The anime has been recommended by idols like TXT’s Soobin, SEVENTEEN’s Woozi and NCT’s Taeyong. However, netizens are worried about its suitability. This is due to the anime’s graphic content, which may impact impressionable young viewers. Netizens are calling for idols to be more cautious when exposing fans to new content.

FIFTY-FIFTY’s Keena shines at Billboard Music Awards


Keena recently made an appearance at the 2023 Billboard Music Awards as the sole representative of K-pop group FIFTY-FIFTY. In her pre-show interview, she expressed her gratitude that the group was nominated for the Top Duo/Group award. FIFTY FIFTY eventually lost to Fuerza Regida. However, Keena’s presence is a positive sign for the group’s future in the international music scene.

BTS’ V makes return to Running Man

V from BTS

BTS member V has kept his promise to return to the popular variety show Running Man. V previously expressed his desire to appear on the show again during a recent fan meeting. A new episode with V and actor Yoo Seung-Ho, who also returns to Running Man, started filming today. Their appearance is expected to bring a fresh dynamic to the show, especially after the departure of regular member Jeon So-Min.

A screenshot from V’s last appearance on ‘Running Man’.

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