Numerous Artists Look Back On National Liberation Day Via Sns

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Numerous artists look back on National Liberation Day via SNS
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Numerous artists look back on National Liberation Day via SNS

Numerous stars took to social media to commemorate the 72nd anniversary of National Liberation Day of Korea, celebrated on August 15!

Celebrities such as Big Bang's G-Dragon, INFINITE's Hoya, former Rainbow member Jaekyung, DIA, Momoland, Soyu and others expressed their thoughts by sharing photos of the Korean flag.

The caption on Hoya's photo read, "We will never forget those who sacrificed themselves for our country. They will always be remembered in our hearts forever."

G-Dragon kept things short, yet symbolic, writing,"#815", and posted a black and white photo of the national flag.

Song Hye Kyo continues to spread awareness of Korean history for National Liberation Day of Korea through free pamphlets
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Song Hye Kyo continues to spread awareness of Korean history for National Liberation Day of Korea through free pamphlets

August 15 marks the celebration of National Liberation Day of Korea, and actress Song Hye Kyo has once again stepped up to commemorate the holiday meaningfully by spreading awareness of Korean history throughout the globe.

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This time, Song Hye Kyo and professor Seo Kyung Duk of Sungshin Women's University donated 10,000 pamphlets with the theme, 'Learning Our History from Overseas - Kyoto Version', to the city of Kyoto, Japan. The pamphlet, containing both Korean and Japanese, introduces readers to numerous Korean historical monuments located in the city of Kyoto.

Korean Stars Celebrate National Liberation Day
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Korean Stars Celebrate National Liberation Day

August 15 is Koreas National Liberation Day and celebrates Koreas liberation from Japanese occupation. This year marks the 72nd anniversary of the national holiday.

Song Hye Kyo worked with Professor Seo Kyung Deok to publish a Korean history travel guidebook for Kyoto in honor of the holiday. Many stars posted photos of the Korean flag to commemorate the meaningful day.

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See how various Korean stars are celebrating and their messages for the special day below!

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. 

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Ravi Publicly Denounces The Artists Who Plagiarized VIXX This Year
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Ravi Publicly Denounces The Artists Who Plagiarized VIXX This Year

VIXXs Ravi has finally spoken up about the multiple times they were plagiarized by different artists from around the world.

Over the course of just a few months, VIXX has suffered from a rash of plagiarism of several of their songs. Turkish rapper Kursun and Egyptian singer Reda Mandor plagiarized VIXXs Dynamite, Chinese group TVBOYS plagiarized VIXXs entire performance of Heroes of the Remix, and Produce 101 contestant Jung Wonchul plagiarized Ns solo performance from their concert.