On August 18, an image of YOUNITE‘s Hyunseung and TWICE‘s Chaeryoung was posted in an online community.
The picture is of Hyunseung and TWICE’s Chaeryoung. The image reveals Hyunseung trying up at a sticker filter of Chaeryoung. Written on the image is a derogative time period that alludes to pornography.
— pannchoa (@pannchoa) August 18, 2022
YOUNITE’s company, Brand New Music, launched a press release denying Hyunseung took any half in creating the image. The label acknowledged the image was edited maliciously and that they might be taking authorized motion.
The full translation of the assertion is beneath.
This is Brand New Music.
We have discovered that there’s a maliciously edited photograph of one in every of our artists on social media.
We will likely be pursuing authorized motion in opposition to those that maliciously unfold slander, personally assault, and interact in creating false rumors. Please report these instances to our electronic mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
We thank our followers for his or her love and help and ask for his or her lively cooperation.
Brand New Music will proceed to work to guard our artist’s rights.
— Brand New Music