Members of K-pop band BTS perform in Central Park, New York City. File photo: Reuters Members of K-pop band BTS perform in Central Park, New York City. File photo: Reuters
Members of K-pop band BTS perform in Central Park, New York City. File photo: Reuters
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German radio station apologises after host compares K-pop’s BTS to coronavirus

  • Matthias Matuschik mocked the band’s version of Fix You and described the group as ‘some crappy virus that hopefully there will be a vaccine for soon as well’
  • Many South Koreans living abroad expressed concerns that the remarks could incite anti-Asian violence

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Members of K-pop band BTS perform in Central Park, New York City. File photo: Reuters Members of K-pop band BTS perform in Central Park, New York City. File photo: Reuters
Members of K-pop band BTS perform in Central Park, New York City. File photo: Reuters
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