Taeyeon responds to hateful fan comments after news of dating Baekhyun
Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon have apologised to fans after news of the idol dating EXO’s Baekhyun were confirmed by their agency today.
The singer posted a series of comments on Instagram, where both EXO and Girls’ Generation fans left hateful messages.
“You were really surprise and hurt because of me today, right?”
“I’m really sorry that I made you feel things you didn’t need to feel and the article happened because I wasn’t more careful,
“I’m really sorry I hurt you.” Taeyeon commented on a photo of an Oreo she posted.
Korean idols often sign contracts stating that they won’t date during the term of their music careers due to the culture of fans overreacting to news of idols dating.
Both Girls’ Generation and EXO fans have left hurtful comments on both of the idols’ social media pages after it was revealed the two had been dating for four months.
Many fans have let comments such as “I don’t trust Taeyeon anymore” and “I don’t like her anymore.”
Taeyeon, who has been apologetic over the news report, did her best to sympathise with fans.
“I think that you will be feeling great disappointment, anger, hate, frustration and emptiness and other emotions,”
“I can accept all of that and I want to apologise.
“I don’t know if it’s just me thinking this but it means that you liked me that much, and supported me and works that much for me.”
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