Attendees and K-pop fans gather to get a glimpse of Momoland at KCON 2018, billed as the world’s largest Korean culture convention and music festival, in Los Angeles, California. Photo: Mike Blake

K-pop fan convention KCON faces up to mental health, truth of idol life as suicide of Shinee singer Jonghyun still echoes

Mental illness, depression and suicide – the often overlooked issues that can get lost in the fizzy fun of being a K-pop lover were given light at this year’s annual KCON fan fest

Topic |   K-pop, Mandopop and other Asian pop

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Attendees and K-pop fans gather to get a glimpse of Momoland at KCON 2018, billed as the world’s largest Korean culture convention and music festival, in Los Angeles, California. Photo: Mike Blake
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