Lee Hong Ki took to Instagram to say he gives up. A lot of fans started to speculate and guess what was the reason for the post. Many guess it had to do with his bandmate Choi Jong Hoon, who got caught up in the Seungri and Jung Joon Young scandal. Lee Hong Ki and Choi Jong Hoon have know each other for a while and are bandmates in FT Island. This scandal will affect their friendship and band negatively. Fans have already begun to call for his resignation from the band.
The Seungri scandal has exposed a dark side of the Kpop and Korean Entertainment Industry. Celebrities and the rich and powerful use their status and power to bribe, silence and force people to do all manner of evil. This scandal is just the tip of the iceberg. As the saying goes bird of a feather flock together.