Als Sänger der Band Big Bang sorgte K-Pop-Star Seungri alias Lee Seung-hyun für Schweißausbrüche. Jetzt steht der Jährige vor Gericht. Diese Schlagzeilen erschüttern die K-Pop-Welt: Seungri verlässt freiwillig seine Boygroup "Big Bang", da ein Ermittlungsverfahren gegen ihn. Der koreanische Pop-Star Seungri, Teil der sehr erfolgreichen Boyband Big Bang, beendet seine Musikkarriere. Er soll einen Prostitutionsring.
Skandal um K-Pop Star: Seungri verlässt nach schlimmen Sex-Vorwürfen "Bigbang"Singer Lee Seung-hyun, 28, better known by the stage name Seungri, is suspected of paying for prostitutes for foreign businessmen to drum up investment in his. Südkorea Seoul - Seungri Mitglied der K-Pop Band Big Bang bei der Seoul Metropolitan. Die "Washington Post" hatte sie einst als "größte. Als Sänger der Band Big Bang sorgte K-Pop-Star Seungri alias Lee Seung-hyun für Schweißausbrüche. Jetzt steht der Jährige vor Gericht.
These messages detailed the arrangements Seungri allegedly made to procure prostitutes for his foreign investors, at club ARENA.
At this time, Seungri denied knowledge of the Burning Sun KakaoTalk messages, and also denied drug use. During another round of police questioning in April , Seungri once again denied soliciting prostitutes for investors.
The women provided testimonies to the police stating that Seungri never orchestrated or forced them to have sex with investors present at the party.
All sexual activity was voluntary on their own part. In addition to prostitution solicitation allegations, Seungri also had embezzlement and police bribery allegations made against him.
In May, Seungri was also summoned for questioning about alleged embezzlement of Burning Sun funds for the first time. Around this time, Seungri was also charged with bribing a police officer.
According to the Anti Bribery and Graft Act, public officials and their spouses are not allowed to accept gifts worth more than 50, won. Jung Joon Young has been sentenced for sex crimes shared in his chatrooms.
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Namespaces Article Talk. Views Read Edit View history. Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes Upload file. I am very sorry that I have failed to repay the huge amounts of love support everyone has given me, and I betrayed the trust of both the members and the fans who trusted me.
I acknowledge the seriousness of this controversy, and I do not want to cause any further harm to my fans and members, who must be disappointed by me.
As of March 14, , I will leave Highlight. I will live while reflecting on my life, over and over again. There have been rumors that he was preparing to make his comeback to the industry, but those rumors have not come to fruition yet.
Everyone knows that Seungri had a strong bond with all of his hoobaes at YG Entertainment. Later it was confirmed that there was no video involving a girl group member on the phone.
YG Entertainment also issued a statement clarifying the situation and announcing they would be taking legal action to protect their artists.
But since we still see the forged story spreading online, we have come to notify that we will take civil and criminal procedures against the person who initially penned it and those who shared it online.
Rumors were started online when it was speculated that the girl group member involved was Jihyo. In response to the negative rumors, JYP Entertainment issued an official statement that they would be taking legal action against the rumors as well as making charges for cyber defamation where possible.
Therefore, we are currently consulting our law firm regarding gathering evidence and taking countermeasures. Seungri has always been open about his love for his junior group EXO and even mentioned them during an interview in Right after the rumors started, SM Entertainment responded that the rumors were false and issued a statement that they would be taking swift legal action against any and all of the rumors regarding their artists.
The rumors about our artists that are being spread online are groundless rumors. The continued spread of these falsehoods is causing serious damage to our artists and our agency.
In response, we will be taking strong legal action against those who have taken part in such illegal acts as writing, posting, and spreading false rumors.
We will continue to take strong legal action against such malicious rumors in the future and ask you to actively report to us protect smtown. Originally the news source reported that the reason Daniel was in dispute with his company was because of Seungri.
During his time with Wanna One, he was able to meet up with Seungri who later introduced him to a Hong Kong woman who was believed to be trying to lure Kang Daniel away from LM Entertainment.
Since Kang Daniel had been spotted shopping with the Hong Kong woman who is also known to be friends with Seungri, fans began to suspect that the two were closer than they first appeared.
He had previously promised fans to deliver and donate 30, briquettes but donated a total of , He brought along notable celebrities to the charity, including F.
In December , Seungri, along with 30 Aori Ramen employees and his father, delivered coal briquettes to low-income families for cooking and heating their homes.
After passing his college entrance exams, Seungri was accepted by Chung-Ang University and began his college education in the spring of , along with Yuri and Sooyoung of Girls' Generation.
Seungri is a polyglot ; he speaks several languages including Korean , English , Japanese , Mandarin and was learning Cantonese prior to the Burning Sun scandal.
Seungri was set to enlist in Nonsan Army Training Center on March 25, ,  despite ongoing controversies regarding the Burning Sun scandal.
Following the investigation, Seungri put in a request for the conscription delay,  and the Military Manpower Administration granted a three-month postponement.
He did not answer any of the press' questions on his way to the training center. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. South Korean singer. In this Korean name , the family name is Lee.
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