KBS has actually issued a main apology to Apink after their performance was cut off at the 2019 Gayo Daechukje.
The My vocalists was among the act upon the star-studded expense for the KBS Song Celebration on 27 December, and were slaying the crowd with their song %%(Eung Eung).
Chorong, Bomi, Eunji, Naeun, Namjoo and Hayoung had actually choreographed an ending to their performance which included them strolling upstage to a male support dancer.
However, KBS cut off their music and cut to an advertisement break– and the band was seeing looking confused on stage prior to strolling off.
Apink fans enjoying the program from home were furious, tweeting #JusticeForApink as they required responses from the network.
even if you do not stan apink aid pattern this, they were the most senior group performing and this is the most disrespectful thing kbs could’ve done … they’re an incredible group and deserve regard. kbs say sorry #가요대축제 _ 해명해 #JusticeForApink pic.twitter.com/CyfxgLu6Cc
— chungha loops (@chunghasloop) December 27, 2019
Now, head producer of the song festival Kwon Yong Taek has discussed what occurred at the Gayo Daechukje.
He stated in a declaration: ‘We sincerely apologise to Apink and their fans for Apink’s efficiency not having the ability to end as planned throughout 2019 KBS Tune Festival the other day.
‘ Our error did not enable the performance, that the members gotten ready for their fans and worked hard day and night for despite their hectic schedules, to shine appropriately, and we are unsure how to console the hurt that the members and fans are experiencing as a result. We apologise to the staff of Apink also, who worked tough to produce a great stage.
‘ Yesterday, cam practice sessions were postponed by over an hour as we dealt with issues with the video equipment that was suspended from the ceiling. It was a regrettable however necessary hold-up for security reasons, but at the demand from the event management group who said that we could not postpone audience admissions into the location any longer, I purchased for a portion of the camera wedding rehearsals to be omitted.’
He added: ‘This was a mistake of our staff throughout the live show, but it was a mishap that would not have actually happened if we had actually better gotten ready for the show, so I take full obligation for this. We will seriously look over the production issues that took location, and place steps to make sure that it does not occur again.
‘ Once again, we bow our heads and apologise to Apink and their fans.’
Play M Home entertainment likewise issued a statement on the ‘regrettable occurrence’, reading: ‘As quickly as our artists came down from the stage, our company spoke to the KBS personnel on how the occurrence had happened, and the KBS staff right away revealed their apologies to the members. The KBS staff has since launched an official apology this afternoon.
‘ Despite how it occurred, our company wanted to reveal our remorse that fans were unable to see the entire efficiency that was prepared. As we understand much better than anybody the effort, care, and sweat our artists put in for the year-end performance, our remorse grows much more.
‘ We want to thank fans for your issue and worry. We likewise wish to express our appreciation as soon as more for the unending love you have actually provided this year, and we will strive to make certain we come out stronger from this.’
Naeun was the first member to speak out on the occurrence, taking to Instagram to speak to the fans.
She wrote: ‘Many upsetting things have taken place at the end of this year. I’m publishing this due to the fact that I feel upset and regretful that we weren’t able to show you the full efficiency that we strove to prepare.
‘ To the Apink members and FreeMind, who labored away while preparing [this performance], and to our personnel, who worked away from the early morning– no, from yesterday’s pre-recording– you all strove. Thank you to our Pandas [Apink’s fandom] who waited for our performance and cheered us on. As we had all gathered to finish up the end of the year in a joyful way, to commemorate that we had all strove and done a fantastic task [this year], it was an event for which all the artists worked really hard to prepare.
‘ I hope that in the future, it will be a reasonable and safe environment in which the entertainers can do a satisfactory job. Thank you to the lots of people who are constantly cheering on Apink.’
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