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K-pop superstars report for mandatory military duty

  • STAR-ADVERTISER / 2018

    Korean singer/actor/television host D-lite, aka Daesung, plays the final show of his farewell tour at Hawaii Theatre in January before he started his required military service.

Status as a K-pop superstar does not exempt able-bodied men from South Korea’s mandatory two-year military duty. Daesung, a member of mega-group Big Bang, will be enlisting this week. Read more

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