TOKYO | Japanese TV cancels BTS show over band member’s A-bomb shirt

8Nov - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News



TOKYO— A Japanese broadcaster canceled a live TV appearance of the Korean band BTS after a photo went viral of a band member wearing a T-shirt showing an atomic bombing juxtaposed with the celebration of Korea’s liberation from Japan after World War II.

Japanese social media was filled with chatter over the photo of Jimin wearing the shirt with an image of a mushroom cloud with the English words “patriotism” and “Korea.”

TV Asahi said it had talked with the band’s recording company to try to learn why he wore the T-shirt.

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