Korea Military Conscription Kpop Idols. SHINees Key VIXXs N and 2AMs Jinwoon have announced that they will. I answer your questions on Korean military life.
Koreas military service requirement has long loomed over the countrys pop idol industry with many successful bands seeing members enlist for their service period during the height of their. In South Korea all military age males are required to serve meaning K-pop idols sometimes have to put their career on hiatus for up to two years. Idols have sometimes been criticized for potentially being given special treatment or easier roles due to their celebrity.
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Conscription is managed by the Military Manpower Administration which was created in 1948. Exemptions to the Korean mandated military service law already existed for athletes entertainers and other public figures but those exemptions from active service still require those who qualify for them to complete a term of military training. Heres a list of all the K-drama actors and K-pop idols who will be discharged from the military in 2021 including EXOs DO BTOBs Sungjae BIGBANGs Seungri FTISLANDs Hongki Infinites Woohyun and Yang Se Jong. Kpop korea army Social Media Instagram David Kim.