Kbs Rules Samuel Kims New Song Unfit For Broadcast

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KBS Rules Samuel Kims New Song Unfit For Broadcast
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KBS Rules Samuel Kims New Song Unfit For Broadcast

Samuel Kims debut song Sixteen will not be broadcast on KBS because of a copyright infringement in the lyrics.

On July 26, KBS released the results of their month-long review of new songs for broadcasting approval. Out of 266 songs reviewed, eight were deemed unfit for broadcast.

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Samuel Kims title song Sixteen, from his upcoming debut mini album of the same name, was included on this list. KBS explained the rejection of the song by citing the inclusion of Instagram in the lyrics. Additionally, another one of his songs included on the mini album, 123, was also flagged due to its mention of the car brand Ferrari. His representatives stated that they planned to resubmit the song for consideration after modifying the lyrics.

Samuel Kims Debut Album To Include Song Featuring Kim Chungha
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Samuel Kims Debut Album To Include Song Featuring Kim Chungha

Samuel Kim has teamed up with Kim Chungha for a song on his upcoming debut album!

On July 6, Kim Chunghas agency confirmed reports that she recently took part in recording a song for Samuel Kims album.

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When asked if she will be promoting the song with Samuel Kim after its release, they replied that the song has only been recorded so far and there are no concrete plans yet about promotion.

Samuel Kims agency Brave Entertainment has also confirmed the news.

iKON's new tracks 'B-Day' and 'Bling Bling' deemed unfit for broadcast by KBS
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iKON's new tracks 'B-Day' and 'Bling Bling' deemed unfit for broadcast by KBS

''B-Day'' and ''Bling Bling'' by iKON are deemed inappropriate for KBSbroadcast.

According to the results of KBS Gayo Broadcasting Inspection on May 31, both of iKON's new tracks are deemed inappropriate for broadcast due to its lyrics.

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In ''Bling Bling'', the lyrics that state, ''Dial 911 because we're arsonists'' and the word ''Nom-pang-ee'' (which means a bum), are causing the issue. In ''B-Day'', the lyrics, ''Let's go suck on honey" and ''I'm overflowing with energy/vigor'', are deemed inappropriate.

NCT 127's 'Cherry Bomb' and 4 songs from G-Dragon's new album deemed unfit for broadcast by KBS
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NCT 127's 'Cherry Bomb' and 4 songs from G-Dragon's new album deemed unfit for broadcast by KBS

KBS has deemed 5 songs unfit for broadcast during their announcement on June 14 (KST). 

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It was announced that NCT 127's upcoming title song "Cherry Bomb" has been deemed unfit for broadcast due to mentions of violence, gory descriptions, and more. In addition, 4 songs from G-Dragon's latest solo album 'Kwon Ji Yong' has been deemed unfit, including "Middle Fingers-Up", "BULLSH*T", "Super Star", and "Divina Commedia". The songs mention cursing, slang words, derogatory terms, mentions of brand names, and more. 

Songs By G-Dragon And NCT 127 Deemed Unfit For Broadcast By KBS
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Songs By G-Dragon And NCT 127 Deemed Unfit For Broadcast By KBS

It has been reported on June 14 that NCT 127s Cherry Bomb, along with four of G-Dragons songs, have been ruled as unfit for broadcast.

The tracks Middle Fingers-Up, BULLSHIT, SUPER STAR, and Divina Commedia from G-Dragons latest album Kwon Ji Yong failed to pass KBSs review due to profane and vulgar expression. The lyrics of SUPER STAR also mentioned a specific product brand.

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Another song that was deemed unfit for broadcast was NCT 127s title track Cherry Bomb. According to KBS, the lyrics containing expressions like head shot pop seemed to depict violent behavior.