Immediately SM leisure shared an announcement on social media saying they could take authorized motion in opposition to everybody illegally streaming SupeM on-line live performance and that in the event that they wish to see it they should purchase a ticket which is 30$USD. The assertion enraged all three fandoms who god fed up with SMs anticks calling SM a hypocrite in relation to the way in which they deal with their artists and their followers. Elevating a lawsuit for unlawful streaming however quiet in relation to sasaengs, defamation, and their artist’s security and privateness. Ultimately, the hashtag #SuperMDisbandParty began to pattern as followers had sufficient of the unfair totally different remedy their favourite teams and their members are getting in favor of SM pushing SuperM as a substitute of the unique teams.
Not way back SM additionally introduced the web concert events for SuperM, NCT, and WayV which all value 30$USD every. The worth shocked many NCTZENS which made many not buy tickets as for many it is onerous to even afford albums not to mention a live performance that’s on-line through the COVID-19 pandemic. Followers say the way in which SuperM promotes is extraordinarily exploratory and manipulative and all the time includes promoting one thing after they seem merch, albums, or tickets. Others have been offended SM costs for an internet live performance and that it is not free making followers really feel like ATMS. Many identified it seems like they’re paying for each single content material launched from SM which makes most of it inaccessible as a result of the fee stacks up right into a ridiculous quantity because the occasions, merch and albums are always coming.
EXO and Shinee followers, however, raised the problem of the neglect the teams are going through with EXO particularly who’ve loads of members to do a comeback and on-line live performance together with their unit EXO-SC but SM doesn’t even entertain the thought of such live performance even when they’re keen to pay. Followers say they really feel stress to assist SuperM even when they dont wish to as a result of it is their solely likelihood to see some EXO member content material and as a result of COVID-19 pandemic many cannot afford such luxuries and don’t have any alternative however to resort to unlawful streaming. Others identified EXOs identify is excluded from SuperM promotions and SuperM merch and that a number of occasions Baekhyun and Kai must attempt to put EXO’s identify into the dialog as a result of they aren’t getting the identical promotion as NCT and their unit WayV. Moreover SM leisure makes use of EXOs social media frequently to advertise SuperM and typically different Capitol signed acts like NCT 127. Even when followers block SuperM social media accounts anybody that follows EXO nonetheless will get notifications about SuperM by EXOs social media like right now’s EXOs Vlive channel gave SuperM live performance notification 2 occasions one thing it has by no means even executed even for EXO lives. This made followers confused as soon as they noticed SuperM on EXOs Vlive channel when SuperM ought to have their very own.
EXOs Twitter account additionally promotes SuperM throughout their comebacks however by no means the opposite method round which enrages followers as SM leisure launched an announcement throughout SuperMs debut that SuperM “shouldn’t be for EXO followers to love anyway” but they’re put in entrance of EXO-Ls on a regular basis and utilizing EXOs promotion throughout their Obsession album to advertise SuperM on Korean TV.
Shawols additionally say they like for the group to disband because the group is pointless to them and that they need SM stops being grasping and supply applicable promotion for all Shinee members and that they want a bunch comeback earlier than Taemin enlists as a substitute of different SuperM albums as there may be nothing in for Shinee anyway because the group shouldn’t be talked about in any respect leaving individuals to assume Taemin is barely a solo artist. Others talked about SM made them offended with Shinee’s twitter account put up that Shinee is again when it is not the case and never attainable in the mean time however hopefully it is going to be quickly.
Lots of the followers gave a great instance of BTS and BIG HIT whos on-line concert events have been free whereas SM leisure takes benefit of the three fandoms throughout struggling occasions. In addition they identified that SM leisure has taken no authorized motion in the direction of malicious plans on social media in opposition to EXO member Chen and his household and malicious feedback that embrace vulgar phrases and chants hoping for the dying and miscarriage of his spouse and child and have additionally leaked his mother or father’s handle.
Many followers say they by no means needed the group initially however tried to assist it as a result of members of their favourite teams are int it however they’re fed up due to the neglect the unique teams and their members are going through. Followers say SM is ridiculously grasping and takes motion solely when it endangers their potential cash however they dont care what occurs to their artist’s well being and security. Many EXO-L, SHAWOLS and NCTZENS are actually sharing hyperlinks that stream the live performance for anybody to look at it illegally a lot to SMs dismay. Others say all that is SM media play and that SM needs consideration to be dropped at the group and to hopefully make them the subsequent EXO or BTS internationally.
Do you assume on-line concert events ought to be free or paid for and would you stream the concert events illegally? Is SM leisure charging followers an excessive amount of recently? Would you pat 30USD for an internet live performance?