The life of popular music groups, regardless of where they are, even a little circumstance or misunderstanding can easily be blown out of proportion by fans, most especially today with the advent of a more prevalent social media based market. This, of course, causes managers and entertainment agencies much grief as they have to investigate and somehow try to control the damage once it has been done. Such an incident has recently, been occurred to the popular South Korean group B2ST, as one of their members, Jang Hyunseung was absent for a special fan meet, which caused all sorts of rumors to circulate around the internet. Read on to learn more about the rumors regarding Jang Hyunseung’s absence, and as to what his agency has to say about it.
Last Saturday, September 12, 2015, was a very special day indeed for B2ST, fans as according to All K Pop, held a special fan meet, which was also especially intended for Japanese fans of the group in which they would be able to meet all six members of the group.
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However, as member Jang Hyunseung did not appear without prior notice, fans who came specifically to meet him, were gravely disappointed.
Because of this, the band and the musician then treated to an onslaught of rumors, one of which, started because of an Instagram post in which Hyunseung was seen at a café on a date with a woman.
Another rumor that came about was that he didn’t attend the fan meet as he is planning to leave B2ST.
In response to this, according to Soompi, B2ST’s agency, Cube Entertainment, told a local news outlet that they apologize for not being able to notify Hyunseung’s fans that the singer and dancer wouldn’t be able to make it to the fan meet due to personal circumstances.
According to All K Pop, Cube is also launching an investigation into the picture of Hyunseung on Instagram at the café, in order to verify if he was indeed there during the time of the fanmeet.
It was also reported that Cube Entertainment has stated that Hyunseung does not have plans of leaving B2ST and that Hyunseung has also recorded a video apologizing for his absence.
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And that was all regarding the rumors of why B2ST’s Jang Hyunseung didn’t appear at the fan meet last September 12, 2015. For more entertainment news and updates and for more updates on your favorite celebrities in Hollywood and in Asia, keep on following Movie News Guide (MNG).