Yong Junhyung Responds To Speculations Of Wilber Pans Song Plagiarizing His Work

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Yong Junhyung Responds To Speculations Of Wilber Pans Song Plagiarizing His Work
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Yong Junhyung Responds To Speculations Of Wilber Pans Song Plagiarizing His Work

Highlights Yong Junhyung has responded to rumors of Wilber Pan plagiarizing his work from 2014.

Taiwanese singer Wilber Pans new track Insomnia has been a center of dispute after it received questions of plagiarism to Yong Junhyungs past song.

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Insomnia has been compared to a song jointly written by Yong Junhyung and composer Kim Tae Joo, which was made public on the fourth episode of Showtime Burning The Beast from 2014.

Producer admits he plagiarized Highlight Junhyung's song for Taiwanese singer Wilber Pan + Junhyung responds
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Producer admits he plagiarized Highlight Junhyung's song for Taiwanese singer Wilber Pan + Junhyung responds

Producer Bang Jin Kang admitted he had plagiarized a song by Highlight's Junhyung.

Recently, a track titled ''Insomnia'' by Taiwanese singer Wilber Pan was accused of plagiarizing a song produced by Junhyung and composer Kim Tae Joo from 'Showtime: Burning the Beast' in 2014. 

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In response to the controversy, the producer of ''Insomnia'' provided an official apology and stated, "I'm a huge fan of B2ST. While I was producing 'Insomnia', I think I unconsciously used the melody that was played in the show.'' He also apologized to the singer of ''Insomnia'', stating, "I apologize to Wilber Pan who also took part in writing the lyrics to the song. I am willing to accept any lawful responsibility if I have violated the copyrights."

Highlights Yong Junhyung Accepts Apology From Songwriter For Plagiarizing His Music
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Highlights Yong Junhyung Accepts Apology From Songwriter For Plagiarizing His Music

Songwriter Bang Jin Kang, who co-wrote Wilber Pans Insomnia, has apologized for plagiarizing one of Yong Junhyungs past tracks.

He apologized through his agency Future Sound Music, saying, While I was writing a song called Insomnia, I must have unconsciously added a few bars of the melody. I deeply apologize for making everyone feel uncomfortable. I have embarrassed Wilber Pan. I apologize for influencing a song that he co-wrote. And if there is a violation regarding the copyright, I want to take legal responsibility.

Song Hye Kyo Reveals Being Threatened With 'Acid Torture' in 2005: Desires To Work With 'Goblin' Actor Gong Yoo In The Future
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Song Hye Kyo Reveals Being Threatened With 'Acid Torture' in 2005: Desires To Work With 'Goblin' Actor Gong Yoo In The Future

Actress Song Hye Kyo recently appeared on an episode of Channel A's "Poongmon Show". During the episode, the actress revealed how she was once blackmailed by someone she once knew.

As previously reported by Koreaboo, actress Song Hye Kyo was once blackmailed together with her mother. Apparently, the person behind the threats was someone the actress once worked with.

Back in January of 2005, Song Hye Kyo's mother received a random letter. However, when she opened it, the letter contained a letter that blackmailed them.

Im Young Min Of “Produce 101 Season 2” Under Fire For Allegedly Sharing Song Preferences Spoilers + Mnet Responds
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Im Young Min Of “Produce 101 Season 2” Under Fire For Allegedly Sharing Song Preferences Spoilers + Mnet Responds

“Produce 101 Season 2” contestant Im Young Min might be receiving a penalty.

A screenshot of a group chat between fans of Im Young Min recently surfaced on online community sites. In the group chat, one person claiming to have exchanged texts with Im Young Mins older brother shared a screenshot of their conversation. The person appearing to be Im Young Mins brother wrote, 1. Never 2. Oh Little Girl, indicating which songs Im Young Min wanted to perform for his concept evaluation. Though it is unclear whether this information affected the votes, Im Young Min was ultimately assigned to Never.