K-pop star Irene, who is a member of the girl group Red Velvet, celebrates her 28th birthday on March 29. Photo: [email protected]

How K-pop girl band Red Velvet's Irene powered up her career in 4 significant moves

The main vocalist of the five-member group, who was born on March 29, 1991, has also found success as a TV host, actress and the ‘face’ in HiteJinro’s liquor adverts

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K-pop star Irene, who is a member of the girl group Red Velvet, celebrates her 28th birthday on March 29. Photo: [email protected]
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K-pop star Seungri (centre), who has quit the boy band Big Bang and resigned from show business after being embroiled in a sex and drugs scandal in South Korea. Photo: Reuters

Sex-scandal-hit K-pop star Seungri blames whistle-blower, journalist for allegations against him

  • The former member of boy band Big Bang sends text to TV programme claiming the duo did not check their facts properly and have ruined his career
Topic |   K-pop scandals

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K-pop star Seungri (centre), who has quit the boy band Big Bang and resigned from show business after being embroiled in a sex and drugs scandal in South Korea. Photo: Reuters
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