Article: The 7 hottest issues of the music industry in 2015
Source: ize via Naver
1. Girlfriend's climb back up the digital charts
2. IU's 'Zeze' controversy
3. Big Bang and EXO's simultaneous comebacks
4. The emergence of Hyukoh
5. The power of singing shows
6. Black Nut's 'SMTM4' advancement
7. Digital sajaegi controversy
1. [+1,324, -192] IU's controversy left the deepest impression;;
2. [+1,285, -208] The biggest controversy was probably IU's. From her 'Zeze' lyrics to album cover, concept, sampling scandal... the other scandals are nothing compared to her ㅋㅋㅋ
3. [+1,480, -306] IU's one scary kid
4. [+947, -149] IU's image has definitely changed because of 'Zeze'
5. [+959, -165] IU's scandal was so strong that I can't even think of any other scandal tha thappened this year
6. [+282, -47] I wonder if IU thinks the 11 year old in the news who escaped severe child abuse is sexy and cunning?
7. [+210, -38] What was worse than her 'Zeze' and lolita scandals was her apology ㅋㅋㅋ She basically blamed everyone else for interpreting 'Zeze' the way we did. Even a psychologist came out and said that he had hoped that IU did not really write those lyrics after reading 'My Sweet Orange Tree'.
8. [+264, -61] There are people still shielding IU around? ㅋㅋㅋ
9. [+146, -25] No matter what happened in the music industry this year, nothing can compare to IU... the impact of her scandal was just too big
10. [+134, -27] Scandals of the music industry in 2015 can be summed up by IU alone ㅋㅋㅋ there was nothing that left an impression as big as hers
11. [+148, -34] IU ㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ
12. [+84, -17] Well IU's happy with the fans that she has left. Such determine from her.
13. [+66, -17] IU getting buried was the biggest issue of the year. Her scandal buried all of the other scandals in the industry.