Kim Hyun-ah, a South-Korean singer-songwriter addresses the controversary surrounding her. She was under fire for her reggae style braided hair. HyunA received a lot of criticism for her action.
She shared a video and a picture of herself wearing colored and what many think are box braids.
She shared her thoughts regarding the controversy via her Instagram. She shared a video in which she said: “I respect and acknowledge all the fans that love me so don’t think too much or too badly about it. Let’s try to understand each other. Good night.”
Many fans have expressed their disappointment in HyunA for getting braids that have cultural value, for her lack of respect, and for posting photos and a video of her displaying her newly done braids.
Some of her fans came in her support and defend her for her braided hairs.
Some fans are claiming that she is not wearing box braids, but instead is wearing Thai Khao San braids.