Former Wanna One member, Yoon Ji Sung has revealed that in the process of battling internet mockery and hate comments, he considered leaving his group.
On the most recent episode of KBS2TV’s entertainment show “Ok? okay!”, Yoon Ji Sung made an appearance.
On this day, the “Ok? okay!” team went to Yonsei University for a meeting. It is Oh Eun Young’s alma mater. Oh Eun Young recalled, “It is a university that explores academics and dreams of students for the future, and trains for the future. When I saw the path that I stretched out as a freshman, I thought I should work hard for the country, family, and myself.“
Yoon Ji Sung, a former member of Wanna One, a singer and soloist, appeared in the midst of this memory trip. Everyone admired his visuals, saying, “He represents the fresh youth campus itself.”
Above all, Oh Eun Young listened to Yoon Ji Sung’s concerns, who debuted as the final member of Wanna One five years ago and continued his solo career after disbanding. Yoon Ji Sung revealed his inner battle dealing with mockery on the internet,
Oh Eun Young advised, “Saying that you’re not having a hard time is denying and ignoring how you feel. You have to admit that you are having a hard time so that you can organize your feelings next.”
In response, Yoon Ji Sung said,
Yoon Ji Sung shared how much he suffered because of mockery and ridicule saying,
In response, Oh Eun Young advised by saying, “When criticized by others, fans’ evaluation is important in the popular art field, so it is important to maintain a balance between others and the values you see. If you don’t maintain that balance, you will feel terrible and go back to your own pain, and ‘I’ (Oneself) is always important.”
Meanwhile, KBS2TV’s entertainment show, “Ok? okay!” ended with a 12-episode. It is a healing talk program that visits stories from all over the country with concerns and consults regarding them.
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