K-pop boy band NCT U have come under fire for use of a mosque as a backdrop in a recent performance. Photo: SM Entertainment K-pop boy band NCT U have come under fire for use of a mosque as a backdrop in a recent performance. Photo: SM Entertainment
K-pop boy band NCT U have come under fire for use of a mosque as a backdrop in a recent performance. Photo: SM Entertainment

Fans of NCT U criticise K-pop group again for using Islamic imagery in new song

  • The group’s performance on a show was accompanied by visuals identified as an Islamic shrine, and a rendition of a religious text could also be seen on stage
  • Make A Wish (Birthday Song) is performed by a number of NCT group members, including Taeyong of NCT 127, Lucas Wong of WayV and Jaemin of NCT Dream

Topic |   K-pop, Mandopop and other Asian pop
K-pop boy band NCT U have come under fire for use of a mosque as a backdrop in a recent performance. Photo: SM Entertainment K-pop boy band NCT U have come under fire for use of a mosque as a backdrop in a recent performance. Photo: SM Entertainment
K-pop boy band NCT U have come under fire for use of a mosque as a backdrop in a recent performance. Photo: SM Entertainment
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