The Chinese fan club of Blackpink star Lisa has been told to change its name amid a crackdown on fan behaviour in the country. Photo: @lalalalisa_m / Instagram The Chinese fan club of Blackpink star Lisa has been told to change its name amid a crackdown on fan behaviour in the country. Photo: @lalalalisa_m / Instagram
The Chinese fan club of Blackpink star Lisa has been told to change its name amid a crackdown on fan behaviour in the country. Photo: @lalalalisa_m / Instagram

How much is K-pop going to be hurt by China’s crackdown on entertainment? The impact is already being felt

  • Chinese fan clubs of K-pop stars have already been asked to change their names, while fans are now limited to buying an album only once
  • According to South Korean music chart Hanteo, over 10 per cent of all K-pop albums verified through its sales system this year have been sold to fans in China

Topic |   K-pop, Mandopop and other Asian pop
The Chinese fan club of Blackpink star Lisa has been told to change its name amid a crackdown on fan behaviour in the country. Photo: @lalalalisa_m / Instagram The Chinese fan club of Blackpink star Lisa has been told to change its name amid a crackdown on fan behaviour in the country. Photo: @lalalalisa_m / Instagram
The Chinese fan club of Blackpink star Lisa has been told to change its name amid a crackdown on fan behaviour in the country. Photo: @lalalalisa_m / Instagram
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