I have worked in the music industry for a long time (since you referenced 2001, I was in the…

Thank you for sharing that. I have read some things that vaguely reference racism and colorism in Korea, but I hadn’t heard an account from someone who had experienced it first hand. I wish I could say I was surprised. The corporate aspect of the way the industry operates made me wary, but as much as I like BTS’s music, I can’t support an industry that’s so uncritically offensive and racist.