Ok-pop singer IU has donated ₩850million (roughly £523,000) value of products and provides to numerous charities and organisations.
In a press release from her company EDAM Entertainment, the beneficiant act was a part of celebrations for the thirteenth anniversary of the singer’s debut, since her first-ever single ‘Lost Child’ in 2008. The donations had been made in partnerships with manufacturers she has endorsed, corresponding to clothes firm BlackYak and Banolim Pizza, Sports DongA reported.
This included 1,000 pairs of New Stability sneakers and a pair of,000 packing containers of pizzas for youngsters and youngsters dwelling in shelters. IU additionally equipped winter coats and equipment for the youths, in addition to first assist kits, blankets and bedding units to well being centres.
This isn’t the primary time IU has donated generously. Final yr for the twelfth anniversary of her debut, the singer donated ₩50million (roughly £30,000) to two charities, Snail Of Love and the Korean Unwed Moms’ Households Affiliation.
IU made her long-awaited comeback earlier this yr along with her fifth studio album ‘LILAC’, which included the songs ‘Celebrity’ and ‘Coin’. In a shining four-star review, NME referred to as the report a “near-perfect, wide-ranging pop gem from K-pop’s darling”.
Extra lately, she made an look on AKMU’s latest collaboration album ‘Next Episode’, which additionally included cameos from Zion.T, Crush, Sam Kim and Beenzino.
In different Ok-pop information, BLACKPINK vocalist Rosé, in addition to former 2NE1 rapper CL, lately attended the 2021 Met Gala, making them the first two female K-pop stars to do so. Rosé had arrived on the gala as Saint Laurent’s world ambassador and was noticed alongside the model’s artistic director Anthony Vaccarello.
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