The issue with YG Leisure: Mistreatment of Blackpink’s Lisa’s raises questions


The Ok-pop label which is now going through a plummet in inventory costs, YG Leisure was established in 1996 by Yang Hyunsuk. The present artists underneath the label embrace Ok-pop teams like Large Bang, Winner, 2NE1, iKon, Blackpink, and the fourth-generation group Treasure. Followers of teams underneath YG Leisure have talked about how the label has not been capable of handle different teams nicely.

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YG Leisure reigned on the high of the Ok-pop trade for the primary, second, and third generations of the trade making a reputation for themselves amongst the topmost labels of Ok-pop and got here to be known as the Large 3 – with labels like SM Leisure and JYP Leisure holding the fort. With Large Hit Leisure, now HYBE now getting into the dialog, followers of Ok-pop are warming as much as the concept of the “Large 4 of Ok-pop” however not so much has modified about the best way these corporations have managed their artists over time.

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YG inventory plummets as followers slam Blackpink Lisa’s mistreatment

Blackpink’s Lisa STOPPED from attending Paris Style Week occasions by YG Leisure

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Large Bang was one of the crucial standard teams within the second technology of Ok-pop (YG Leisure)

YG Leisure’s fall from the highest

It appears what’s taking place with a number of MNCs has occurred with Ok-pop businesses too. With JYP Leisure and SM Leisure making an attempt their finest to take care of their place on the high as HYBE seemingly runs easily at current, YG Leisure will not be having a superb time making an attempt. The label has seen lots of scandals breaking out that makes outsiders imagine that YG Leisure is slacking off.

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Blackpink is without doubt one of the two greatest Ok-pop teams in the meanwhile with HYBE’s BTS as their competitors. The group has performed so much to assist YG Leisure save face within the trade however the best way the label is treating all of the members of Blackpink is stunning. The newest member being mismanaged by the label is the group’s Thai-born member Lisa, whose followers accused the label of mistreating her as an artist a lot in order that the label is being known as out by followers in addition to manufacturers that Lisa is a world ambassador for. 

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Followers of Lisa name out YG Leisure for mistreatment (@blackpinkofficial/Instagram, Blackpink/YouTube)

May YG’s scandals be the explanation for mismanagement?

YG Leisure went actually down following the involvement of Large Bang’s Seungri within the Burning Solar scandal that shook the Ok-pop world. Following that, Yang Hyunsuk introduced his plans to step down from all of his positions at YG Leisure, and his brother Yang Minsuk introduced his choice to resign as CEO of YG Leisure on June 14, 2019, following varied suspicions on Yang Hyunsuk together with recurring playing abroad, making unlawful overseas transactions, and facilitating intercourse companies for potential traders.

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That was not the tip as one other scandal broke out underneath YG Leisure. Kim Hanbin, also called B. I, former chief and member of iKON, could also be free from all prices and on probation for 4 years now, however issues weren’t as easy crusing in 2019 when following the Burning Solar scandal, Yang Hyunsuk confronted a trial for allegedly making an attempt to cowl up the drug scandal B. I used to be concerned in. B.I. was acquitted of his prices after he examined adverse for drug use till Yang Hyunsuk was accused of threatening a witness and coercing them to lie of their testimony in opposition to B. I.

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B. I is lastly capable of transfer on from the scandal as he’s efficiently making music underneath his personal label (131 Reside)

YG Leisure’s historical past in mismanagement

With being concerned in so many authorized points and different experiences of followers speaking about mistreatment, favoritism, bullying of artists underneath all of the teams managed by YG Leisure it turns into clear that the scandals will not be the one downside however the administration is. Followers of iKON and lots of different teams pointed that falsely accused Hanbin was made to depart iKON whereas he examined adverse for utilizing medicine whereas Seungri didn’t face such circumstances throughout his time with Large Bang.

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2NE1 suffered the identical destiny as different YG Leisure teams by way of favoritism the place CL, who was probably the most well-known member, received solo songs compared to different members of the group. YG was additionally put underneath hearth then for not having the ability to deal with the drug scandal 2NE1 member Bom was concerned in, as YG Leisure tried first along with her what they did with B. I by placing her on hiatus even if the alleged medicine had been psychological well being medication which was unlawful in Korea however authorized within the US, the place she was touring from.

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2NE1 at MAMA 2015 (Mnet/Naver)

Will this be the tip of YG Leisure?

On Could 4, 2021, The Korea Trade introduced that YG was demoted in standing from blue-chip corporations to common mid-sized companies. The label had acquired the blue-chip standing in April 2013. After the label recorded a web lack of 1.8 billion received (1,507,399 US {dollars}) and a return on fairness of -0.5%, its primary enterprise, music manufacturing, and administration, has skilled operational losses over the previous two years. With the experiences of the Blackpink member, Lisa being mistreated YG Leisure has recorded a brand new low of their inventory costs because it falls all the way down to 64,700 received (54 US {dollars}) as of October 6, 2021.

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iKON was additionally reported to have suffered lots of mistreatment throughout their preliminary years with YG Leisure (@YG_iKONIC/Twitter)

Is Blackpink actually mistreated?

An attention-grabbing tackle the above scenario and the present standing of Blackpink places the query about Blackpink’s and their members being handled badly into perspective. Some followers imagine that YG Leisure will not be in truth mistreating Blackpink because the members are doing nicely financially in contrast to different older teams underneath the label who had a relatively arduous time. When followers of Blackpink and the members speak in regards to the mistreatment of the ladies they speak in regards to the group not having many comebacks, the group not being promoted nicely, some members being the favorites whereas some being ignored.

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About YG Leisure not having sufficient comebacks for Blackpink, it looks as if that is the label’s technique to spice up inventory costs as starved followers would stream and purchase mindlessly after not having the ability to hear something from the group in a very long time. YG Leisure does little or no to advertise the members, which is another excuse to consider.

Members of Blackpink graced the Paris 2022 Spring/Summer season Style Week however Lisa was left behind (@jennierubyjane/Instagram)

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The query about favoritism is an ongoing downside with YG Leisure, identical to older teams underneath the label additionally noticed some artists get extra promotion from the label compared to others. With that being mentioned, what occurred with Lisa as she traveled to France to have the ability to attend Paris Style week was outright incorrect and YG Leisure should do lots of harm management to pacify followers.

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