Big Bang’s Seungri under fire for the Instagram post he uploaded on National Liberation Day of Korea
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Big Bang’s Seungri under fire for the Instagram post he uploaded on National Liberation Day of Korea

Seungri is being criticized for the social media posts he made on National Liberation Day of Korea. 

On August 15, the Big Bang member shared a photo on his Instagram. The image shows Seungri standing in a crowd with a smile. The issue surrounds the object in front of Seungri, which seems to be a photographer's camera with a rising sun flag; a flag that is symbolic of the Japanese empire and a painful reminder of the cruelty of the Japanese rule over Korea. 

SEE ALSO: Big Bang's Seungri reveals that this concern led him to learn Chinese

Watch: Wanna One Covers BTS, BIGBANG, TWICE, And Many More In Hilarious Dance Battle On Weekly Idol
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Watch: Wanna One Covers BTS, BIGBANG, TWICE, And Many More In Hilarious Dance Battle On Weekly Idol

Wanna One took on a dance battle challenge on “Weekly Idol,” with the guys showing just how well they know the choreography of some of K-pop’s biggest recent hits!

August 16’s episode of MBC every1’s “Weekly Idol” was the second episode to feature Wanna One as guests.

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During the show, they were divided into two teams based on their dorm roommates, with the five-member big room team versus the two trios that combined to form the little room team.

Wanna One’s Lai Kuan Lin shares his method in studying Korean
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Wanna One’s Lai Kuan Lin shares his method in studying Korean

Lai Kuan Lin shared his studying methods on 'Weekly Idol'.

The episode with Wanna One continued on August 16. On the show, Lai Kuan Lin, who's a foreign member from Taiwan, impressed the MCs with his proficient Korean speaking skills. 

However, Lai Kuan Lin revealed that he struggled when he first came to Korea because he couldn't understand anything. He said, "I had a hard time because I couldn't say what I wanted to say so whether than practicing dance, I studied Korean very hard."

ONF dance inside the playground for ‘Cat’s Waltz’ MV
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ONF dance inside the playground for ‘Cat’s Waltz’ MV

Rookie group ONF presented a new music video titled "Cat's Waltz" from their 1st mini album 'ON/OFF'.

This is titled the playground version and appropriately so as the members dance inside a playground at night showing off their quirky and cute moves.

SEE ALSO: ONF drop performance video for previously unheard song 'Lights On'

Are you enjoying their album so far?

Chinese Broadcasting Station Under Fire For Allegedly Plagiarizing Hyoris Homestay
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Chinese Broadcasting Station Under Fire For Allegedly Plagiarizing Hyoris Homestay

Chinese broadcasting station Hunan TV was recently accused of plagiarizing JTBCs Hyoris Homestay, following their previous plagiarism controversy regarding tvNs Youns Kitchen.

The station recently posted on their official Weibo account, Hunan TVs new variety program Dear Visitor (literal translation) will be scheduled to air after Chinese Restaurant (literal translation) this October. It will air every Saturday at 10 p.m.

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Actresses in BTS’ ‘Love Yourself’ drama revealed to be SM and JYP trainees
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Actresses in BTS’ ‘Love Yourself’ drama revealed to be SM and JYP trainees

If you've watched the highlight reels for BTS' special drama 'Love Yourself', you would've noticed there's a hint of romance for each member with different actresses.

Fans are highly excited for 'Love Yourself' but many have become more curious about the identity of the 'lucky' girls in the drama. To solve the mystery, netizens with hawk eyes and stellar detective skills have dug up the identity of the girls. t turns out they are actually trainees under SM and JYP Entertainment.

SEE ALSO: BTS release another highlight reel for 'Love Yourself'

Singer Lee Jin Ah Confirms Dating Reports
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Singer Lee Jin Ah Confirms Dating Reports

Singer-songwriter Lee Jin Ah is confirmed to be in a relationship with pianist Shin Sung Jin.

Following reports on August 16, a source from her agency Antenna stated, Lee Jin Ah and Shin Sung Jin are in a relationship. They naturally starting dating after working on music together.

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Lee Jin Ah and Shin Sung Jin connected over music. The two worked on the formers album RANDOM together which was filled with self-composed songs. The high quality album did well on music charts, even scoring first place on jazz charts.

Fans are angry at a Chinese modeling group who blatantly copied NCT 127
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Fans are angry at a Chinese modeling group who blatantly copied NCT 127

A Chinese modeling group has copied NCT 127 and it's so obvious that fans are beyond angry. 

SEE ALSO: NCT 127 react to fans' 'Cherry Bomb' dance cover!

On August 16, a Chinese modeling group named Shanqi Culture released images with the word ''Monster'' on their Weibo page. The photos with animations pop with many colors, and also immediately make you think of NCT 127's ''Cherry Bomb''. As you can see, it's not an exaggeration to say the two group's concepts are exactly the same.

Taeyang Calls You His 'Darling' In New MVs
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Taeyang Calls You His 'Darling' In New MVs

Taeyang, the handsome member of Big Bang, has recently been on tour for his world tour concert 'WHITE NIGHT,' and has also made time to promote his two new individual MVs!

Taeyang had revealed teasers for two of his newest songs "Darling" and "Wake Me Up" and now both MVs have finally been released. Fans are showing a lot of love for "Darling" due to the moody and sensitive lyrics. Check out the MV down below!

"Darling" already gained over 1 million views in just one day and is showing to be the most impressive track off of his solo album 'WHITE NIGHT.' "Wake Me Up" is another great song that also concentrates on the endearing topics of love, heartbreak and features a glittering Taeyang that fans immediately swooned over! Check out Taeyang's emotional track down below!

Wanna One’s Minhyun and Ong Seong Wu to be special MCs for ‘M! Countdown’ this week
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Wanna One’s Minhyun and Ong Seong Wu to be special MCs for ‘M! Countdown’ this week

Wanna One's Minhyun and Ong Seong Wu will be MCs for this week's episode of Mnet's 'M! Countdown'.

'M! Countdown' has been employing special MCs every week since Key left as a permanent MC, and this week's MCs will be Minhyun and Ong Seong Wu. 

One of the things to watch for is Minhyun's introduction of NU'EST W, who will be having their special stage on 'M! Countdown'. As Minhyun is currently taking a hiatus from NU'EST to focus on Wanna One activities, fans are looking forward to see how their interactions will be.