SOURCE MUSIC Faces Backlash Over LE SSERAFIM Sakura Autograph Controversy — Details Inside

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The online community erupted in controversy as accusations surfaced against SOURCE MUSIC, alleging the sale of signed pre-order benefits belonging to LE SSERAFIM’s Sakura. The situation escalated swiftly, prompting a response from the magazine publication involved.

New Photos Trigger Debate: Herdes Magazine Shoot Unleashes Mixed Reactions

On February 12, anticipation grew as new photos of Sakura emerged from an upcoming photoshoot with the Chinese magazine, Herdes. While fans eagerly awaited the visual feast, debates ensued over the editing choices applied to the images.

LE SSERAFIM Sakura
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LE SSERAFIM Sakura
LE SSERAFIM Sakura
(Photo : theqoo)
LE SSERAFIM Sakura

As excitement turned to dismay, fans voiced their concerns online when reports emerged that a SOURCE MUSIC staff member was allegedly profiting from the sale of signed polaroids intended for fans. The location of the purported sales, Yongsan, raised eyebrows, as it coincided with SOURCE MUSIC’s headquarters.

LE SSERAFIM Sakura PHOTO
(Photo : Twitter)
LE SSERAFIM Sakura PHOTO
LE SSERAFIM Sakura PHOTO
(Photo : Twitter)
LE SSERAFIM Sakura PHOTO
LE SSERAFIM Sakura PHOTO
(Photo : Twitter)
LE SSERAFIM Sakura PHOTO

Initial reports suggested that Sakura had taken a dozen polaroids, of which only four were intended for distribution as benefits, leaving eight allegedly unaccounted for. Outraged fans demanded accountability from the company, seeking clarity on the situation.



Publication Responds: Herdes Addresses Allegations

Amidst the growing discourse, Herdes magazine stepped into the fray. In a communication with a concerned fan, the publication extended apologies for the controversy and assured that an investigation had been conducted.

EXPLAINATION
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EXPLAINATION
(Photo : @1998_03_19/Twitter) EXPLAINATION

According to their findings, none of the polaroids in question had been sold; all had been duly handed over to SOURCE MUSIC. In a bid to quell the misunderstandings surrounding the issue, Herdes requested the dissemination of their message to provide clarity on the matter.