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‘Chinese Backstreet Boys’: BTS fans demand apology from Dominican radio show over racist comments

BTS fans demand an apology from radio show hosts for racist comments

Hosts of a radio show in the Dominican Republic are under fire for ignorant remarks made on-air about members of Korean supergroup BTS.

A barrage of insults: Program “Esto No Es Radio” has earned the wrath of many BTS fans (AKA the ARMY) after ridiculing the popular boyband and calling them the “Chinese Backstreet Boys,” HITC reported.

BTS’ Record Label Raises $822 Million After Going Public

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Bangtan Boys Kim Tae-hyung (also known as V), Jung Ho-seok (J-Hope), Kim Nam-joon (RM), Kim Seok-jin (Jin), Park Ji-min, Jeon Jung-kook, and Min Yoon-gi (Suga) are now multi-millionaires. 

Going Public: Big Hit Entertainment, the management label of South Korean supergroup BTS, raised 962.55 million won ($822 million) when it launched its initial public offering (IPO) on Monday, CNN reports. 

Florida Politician Thinks K-Pop is ‘Foreign Propaganda’ and BTS Means ‘Big Time Socialists’

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A conservative politician in Florida is making headlines after claiming K-pop is “foreign propaganda” and that the meaning of BTS is “Big Time Socialists.”

K.W. Miller, who is running for Congress in Florida, tweeted that Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC), who serves as the representative for New York’s 14th District, conspired with “KPOP agents” to sabotage Trump’s rally, according to AllKpop.

Instagram Model Gets Death Threats After Boyfriend Makes Fun of BTS ARMY

An Australian bikini model found herself on the receiving end of online hate following her boyfriend’s comments on K-pop powerhouse BTS and their rabid ARMY fans.

Gabby Goessling, who has 218,000 followers on Instagram, started suffering collateral damage after her beau, comedian Alex Williamson, chimed into an ongoing controversy surrounding TV show “20 to One,” in which host Erin Molan has been slammed for describing BTS as “the biggest boy band you’ve never heard of.”

Australian Talk Show Blasted on Twitter for Trashing BTS With Disrespectful Comments

An Australian TV show, “20 to One,” is under fire for its disrespectful comments towards South Korean pop group megastar BTS during a segment which some fans found to be xenophobic.

In the segment, “20 to One” host Erin Molan introduced BTS at number 18 as the “biggest band you’ve never heard of,” followed by a quip from her co-host Dave Thornton. She then explains: “this is BTS, the South Korean One Direction.”