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‘Produce 101’ Season 2: This Contestant Manages To Pull Off Great Performance Despite Serious Health Issue

‘Produce 101’ Season 2: This Contestant Manages To Pull Off Great Performance Despite Serious Health Issue

“Produce 101” Season 2 is not only full of controversies and malicious rumors. People can learn a lot too from its contestants. Recently, a heart-warming story about Jo Jin Hyung and his struggle in the Mnet show leaked in an online community to prove that nothing can stand in the way between him and his dream. CS Entertainment talent, Jo Jin Hyung, who is currently participating in “Produce 101” Season 2 is suffering from a pretty serious illness that needs a thorough treatment on a daily basis. According to Soompi , the story of Jo Jin Hyung is brought online through an article in an online community by someone who claimed to be a friend of the trainee. Based on the story, Jo Jin Hyung was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes since he was just a kid. However, this friend stated that Jo Jin Hyung is the kind of a person who’s always determined to pursue his dream, so he couldn’t care less about his condition. Instead of mourning on his condition for having insulin injections five times a day, Jo Jin Hyung works hard to make the best out of his performance on “Produce 101” Season 2. His hard

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‘Produce 101’ Season 2 Took The First Place For Content Power Index For Two Weeks

'Produce 101' Season 2 Took The First Place For Content Power Index For Two Weeks

“Produce 101” Season 2 recently got critique for unfair point system. Yet, the show is still fine and they already gave their explanation about that. As the continuation of the previous season, this program is really good for taking viewers’ attention. Recently, it has another accomplishment for showing great Content Power Index. “Produce 101” season 2 is a TV program in Mnet to choose 11 top trainees among 98 contestants to later debut as a permanent boy group. The previous season has succeeded debuting IOI with many good feedbacks from fans and also some great accomplishment. Recently, the program got number one in CPI (Content Power Index) for two weeks in a row, Soompi  reported. The CPI was determined from the popularity of the show, the influence, and overall performance. The program took the first place, beating MBC’s “Infinite Challenge” and tvN’s “Youn’s Kitchen.” The success of the program is part of the hard work of the staff, PD, trainers, and the contestants. They have worked really well to show the real situation of hardship of idols. There are many youngsters who dream to become an idol, yet only few will take the road to success. Even before the official

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Somi Gives Major Advice to ‘Produce 101 Season 2’ Contestant, Contestant Believed to be Lee Daehwi

Somi Gives Major Advice to 'Produce 101 Season 2' Contestant

  Jeon Somi recently sat with “Harper’s Bazaar Korea” for an interview. During which, Somi revealed she was giving chief advices for a close friend which is also a contestant in “Produce 101 Season 2”. According to Koreaboo , Somi revealed in the interview that she has a close “male” friend in Produce 101. Somi tells “him” how he should not try real hard to impress anyone because it is important for people to know him as he really is. “I think people like it when you’re honest and carefree,” said Somi. “…but know when to draw the line.” Fans of Somi then started to speculate that “him” referred to Produce 101’s Lee Daehwi. Somi apparently uploaded photos of them together on her Instagram account as her way of showing her support. However, Somi immediately deleted the said photo. Haters of the idol leaving malicious and negative comments are said to be the reason why Somi did so. Meanwhile, a Somi doppelganger recently appeared on TV. As previously reported , Somi’s “German doppelganger” recently stirred the K-pop community simply for looking just as stunning as Somi. Somi’s German doppelganger was identified to be an Eileen. Eileen appeared in an interview

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BoA Was Thinking About Her Boyfriend Joo Won During ‘Produce 101:’ Cutely Mistaken For Cheetah’s Comment

BoA Was Thinking About Her Boyfriend Joo Won During 'Produce 101:' Cutely Mistaken For Cheetah's Comment

BoA is in the center of attention hosting “Produce 101” season 2. As an idol with years of experience, she has led the show really well. Recently, there was a funny scene when BoA mistakenly Cheetah’s comment on one of the contestant. On the recent episode of “Produce 101” aired on Apr. 21, Cheetah commented on once trainee who went on stage performing. She said that he looked like Jooheon. Cheetah was referring to one of Monsta X’s members, but as it sounded the same, BoA responded, asking whether it was Joo Won. She also asked whether Joo Won was hers or Cheetah’s, AllKpop  reported. It was a cute respond of BoA who guessed wrong about Cheetah’s comment. Maybe her mind was thinking about her boyfriend Joo Won. As a matter of fact, BoA is known to date an actor Joo Won. Since last year, the two have confirmed dating, Soompi  reported. It was like out of blue to hear suddenly Joo Won dating BoA. The combination of actor and singer was rarely seen before. But as the two are cute couple, many fans are rooting for the. They are known also to support each other on their profession. They

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‘Produce 101’ Season 2: Pledis Entertainment Sparks Another Controversy For Showing Lack Of Support For NU’EST

‘Produce 101’ Season 2: Pledis Entertainment Sparks Another Controversy For Showing Lack Of Support For NU’EST

People may have known Pledis Entertainment for its questionable actions towards its talents. A while ago, the agency was involved in a bullying scandal towards boy group SEVENTEEN. Now, Pledis Entertainment sparks another controversy for allegedly rooting for a trainee in “Produce 101” Season 2 contestant, Brand New Music, instead of supporting the group under Pledis Entertainment itself, NU’EST. On May 2016, NU’EST fans filed their complaints to Pledis Entertainment after they found out that the agency had treated the boy group poorly. According to fans, Pledis Entertainment didn’t take the promotional matters seriously. Often times, they showed a lack of support to NU’EST and didn’t even protect its talents’ privacy.  Recently, the agency has caused outrages from NU’EST fans after the CEO of Pledis showed his support for Brand New Music Trainees. According to Allkpop , the label CEO runs an Instagram account @pledis_boss where he usually posts updates and photos of Pledis Entertainment artists. Recently, one fan noticed that the CEO had pressed Like button to one of Brand New Music photos, which is pretty ironic since the label has long been known for neglecting its own artists. As a result of the Like button scandal, fans flooded

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The Search Is On: Produce 101’s Second Season Airs April 7

The Search Is On: Produce 101’s Second Season Airs April 7

The presentation of the participants served as their first display on mass public whose votes will be significant for their rankings on the show. The challenge for these male contestants in this second season of Produce 101 is to make it to top spots by granting the viewers a more entertaining performance so that they will be guaranteed to be at the top spots. Produce 101’s will be featuring over 100 novices from different Korean entertainment corporations excluding JYP entertainment, SM entertainment, and YG entertainment. K-pop sensations like JJCC and Nu’Est which was produced by Jackie Chan along with other K-pop groups are also featured in second season of Produce 101 bringing with them countless exciting K-pop performances.  The history of Produce 101 began on 2016 when Mnet decided to air an interactive show in which the supporters and viewers could vote for their favored girl group. The votes can greatly affect the final result of the last girl group lineup and this gives a big impact for the band’s name, style, coordination and some facets. The resulting eleven girl group as well as its individual members became extremely famous to the viewers throughout their journey on the show, and

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‘Produce 101’ Season 2 Discrimination Scandals: Group F Trainees Were Forced To Stay Quite After Discrimination Reports Leaked, Another Trainee Left

‘Produce 101’ Season 2 Discrimination Scandals: Group F Trainees Were Forced To Stay Quite After Discrimination Reports Leaked

  “Produce 101” has produced another controversy. After news of lower group trainees being discriminated spreading online, there’s a report stated that trainees from Group F were interrogated and coerced to stay quiet about the recent scandal. Recently, it was reported that the producing team of “Produce 101” Season 2 interrogated trainees to find out who was the source that has been spreading the news about discrimination. However, the team and staff of “Produce 101” stated that there was no coercion or interrogation regarding recent controversies. Instead, the producing team only demanded trainees to be more careful next time and check the fact before they talk to third-parties, Soompi reported. On March 27, Mnet clarified that the grouping was not mean to discriminate the trainees. The producing team was also disappointed about the misleading news that has been surfacing. They promise to reduce misunderstandings among agencies. They also emphasized that the trainees should have an accurate understanding of the situation before jump into conclusion and tell third-parties who might get it wrong. Meanwhile, a label said that Mnet can keep denying the discrimination ever happened but the trainees themselves have seen, felt and witnessed the dreadful experiences of being treated

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Lee Hae In, Former ‘Produce 101’ Contestant, Leaves HYWY Entertainment Due To Mental State

Lee Hae In

“Produce 101” former contestant Lee Hae In has left her agency. Lee Hae In took to her Instagram to explain the reason why. According to Soompi , Lee Hae In stated in her lengthy Instagram photo caption that she has left HYWY Entertainment because she had developed a panic disorder. According to Lee Hae In, her panic disorder was due of the trauma she went through from SS Entertainment, her former agency. Lee Hae In said that because of her mental and physical state, she had a difficult time keeping up with her girl group “I.B.I” as they are currently preparing for their debut. She also added that her doctors recommend that she rest. Lee Hae In said that she left the agency because she did not want to be an “anchor” for I.B.I and drag them down as they make their debut. Lee Hae In also stated that it was difficult for her to give an official statement on leaving the agency. There are currently a lot of mix-ups regarding her leaving HYWY Entertainment that is why she has opted to post her statement in her Instagram account. Finally she finished her post stating that she will be receiving

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‘Produce 101 Season 2’ Update: Another Contestant, Nam Yoon Sung Decides To Leave Show

'Produce 101 Season 2' Update: Another Contestant

latest update have revealed that another contestant has decided to leave “Produce 101 Season 2.” The reports stated that a contestant, Nam Yoon Sung has decided to quit the show. It is reported by Soompi that Nam Yoon Sung’s management agency, I.ONE Entertainment stated on March 23, that the contestant, Nam Yoon Sung will be leaving ‘Produce 101 Season 2’ due to unexpected health issues that was observed during his last health checkup. Furthermore, the press statement issued by I.ONE Entertainment continued to note that due to the aforementioned health concerns, Nam Yoon Sung would not be able to continue with his participating in the filming of the performance for “M!Countdown.” The agency further stated that they had already informed the production staff on March 22, that the contestant would be leaving Mnet’s “Produce 101 Season 2.” So many fans are not happy the contestant who are supposed to be part of the show are leaving before the show even begins, but this appears to be inevitable circumstances where leaving will be best for the contestants. However, Allkpop reported that Nam Yoon Sung is not the first contestant to leave “Produce 101 Season 2,” in fact, he is the third

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‘Produce 101’ Season 2: Mnet Responds To Discrimination Allegation

‘Produce 101’ Season 2: Mnet Responds To Discrimination Allegation

Mnet’s “Produce 101” Season 2 hasn’t even aired its first episode, yet controversies already arise. Just right after Samuel Kim’s bullying scandal cooled off, Mnet has to face another controversy — this time the alleged mistreatment of its contestants. “Produce 101” is a survival show in which 101 contestants are competing against each other for one in a lifetime chance to debut in a new boy group. In the first installment, the 101 girls were divided into several training groups, and this season, “Produce 101” definitely applies the same method, only this time, the grouping method seems to produce a new controversy . According to Soompi , there were reports saying that “Produce 101” Season 2 contestants are being treated unjustly since the trainees in Group A seem to be receiving a lot of privileges than the lower groups. One agency source revealed that the contestants in the lower groups didn’t get proper meals and they even have to wait for the trainees from upper grade to finish their business first before they’re allowed to use the bathroom. It was also revealed that the trainees from the lower groups are being fed with plain rice without any side dishes. Moreover,

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