Kpop Idol Atomic Bomb Shirt. South Korean politicians are fanning the flames of a diplomatic row. A TV network in Japan has cancelled an appearance by the popular K-pop band BTS after a photo emerged of one of its members wearing a T-shirt that appeared to celebrate the atomic bombing of.
May be a good idea not to wear a photo of an event that killed thousands of people if youre an idol. BTS member Jimins controversial T-shirt which features a picture of the mushroom cloud after the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima. Fans back then said that there were other idols who also wore the same shirt Jimin wore but werent called out and some called this hypocritical.
In a statement Big Hit Entertainment said that the agency and its artists do not condone war or use of atomic weapons.
Updated 14112018 The managers of hugely popular South Korean boyband BTS have issued an extensive apology after controversy erupted in the lucrative Japanese market over a T-shirt worn by one of the vocalists showing a nuclear blast. An appearance on Japanese TV by Korean band BTS has been cancelled after one of their members was photographed wearing a t-shirt depicting an atomic bomb alongside the English words PATRIOTISM. High quality Nuclear Weapon gifts and merchandise. Fans back then said that there were other idols who also wore the same shirt Jimin wore but werent called out and some called this hypocritical.