BTS’ RM, Blackpink’s Rosé and Twice’s Momo are among the K-pop stars to open up about the strict rules and restrictions future Korean idols are subjected to on their way to the top. Photo: @rapmonster_r_m; @roses_are_rosie; @twice.__.momo/Instagram BTS’ RM, Blackpink’s Rosé and Twice’s Momo are among the K-pop stars to open up about the strict rules and restrictions future Korean idols are subjected to on their way to the top. Photo: @rapmonster_r_m; @roses_are_rosie; @twice.__.momo/Instagram
BTS’ RM, Blackpink’s Rosé and Twice’s Momo are among the K-pop stars to open up about the strict rules and restrictions future Korean idols are subjected to on their way to the top. Photo: @rapmonster_r_m; @roses_are_rosie; @twice.__.momo/Instagram

K-pop trainee rules: no dating, no phones, weekly weight checks – Blackpink, Twice and BTS members reveal what Korea’s entertainment agencies really demand of their idols

JYP Entertainment has a strict three-year ban on new idols dating, trainees are forbidden from using their phones or meeting members of the opposite sex, and Twice’s Momo was once ordered to lose 7kg in a week – what it really takes to make it in K-pop

Topic |   K-pop scandals
BTS’ RM, Blackpink’s Rosé and Twice’s Momo are among the K-pop stars to open up about the strict rules and restrictions future Korean idols are subjected to on their way to the top. Photo: @rapmonster_r_m; @roses_are_rosie; @twice.__.momo/Instagram BTS’ RM, Blackpink’s Rosé and Twice’s Momo are among the K-pop stars to open up about the strict rules and restrictions future Korean idols are subjected to on their way to the top. Photo: @rapmonster_r_m; @roses_are_rosie; @twice.__.momo/Instagram
BTS’ RM, Blackpink’s Rosé and Twice’s Momo are among the K-pop stars to open up about the strict rules and restrictions future Korean idols are subjected to on their way to the top. Photo: @rapmonster_r_m; @roses_are_rosie; @twice.__.momo/Instagram
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