The life of a K-pop star is hard. Sure, if they make it, the performer is known as an "idol" and worshiped by fans all over the world. But even getting into a group takes years of singing and dance training. Contracts are notoriously strict, even including clauses that female band members must be weighed by their management every week so that they don't gain weight. It's a glamorous-looking but hard life. And it gets worse.
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List of South Korean idol groups
Diana has been writing on Spinditty for over 2 years. She is a K-pop enthusiast with a deep love for Korean culture. The popularity of K-Pop is rising every day. Plenty of Korean girl groups are rising in popularity each day and have lots of fans all around the world.
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While a list of female celebrities allegedly involved in prostitution has been circulating among the public for the past week, some of those named -- including a number of K-pop girl group singers -- are vehemently protesting the rumors in an unprecedented string of public statements. Subin of girl group Dal Shabet followed suit the next day. On Monday, Yang Ji-won of girl group Spica also released a statement decrying the rumors as did actresses Kang So-ra, Nam Bo-ra and Shin Se-kyung who each released a statement the same day. The immediate and aggressive response by the stars appears to be prompted in part by the impact the rumors may have on their global fans, as K-pop entertainers are increasingly reaching out overseas. The list began circulating after two brokers were arrested last month on charges of arranging prostitution deals between Korean female entertainers and clients abroad.
Korean girl groups need no introduction; they are famous everywhere, as K-pop becomes a genre that many start turning to and being fans of. Their discipline, image and talent are polished and worked on for years, as they spend time in training for becoming a member of a team. Korean groups, especially girl groups, are accurate as clockwork and can very often become the ideal of beauty in their native country. Here is a list of the recent girl groups, groups who have been active during the year , and in general, the groups that everyone loves, and that any aspiring fan should consider listening to. The members of the group are — Jihyo, the leader; Nayeon, the main vocalist; Jungyeon, the lead vocalist; Momo, main dancer and rapper; Sana, the lead dancer; Mina, dancer and vocalist; Dahyun, rapper and vocalist; Chaeyoung, rapper and vocalist; Tzuyu, face of the group and the maknae.