Aespa’s Karina is facing criticism for her remarks about other K-pop groups fighting frequently in a recent interview with Rolling Stone.
In the interview, Karina and Canadian musician Grimes talked about working together as creative collaborators.
Grimes asked Karina about the difficulties of working with all four members of Aespa, and Karina replied that they have a solid relationship because they comprehend each other well.
Karina, continued by saying, “To be honest, when you look at other K-pop groups, there’s a lot of fighting, and there are a lot of teams that don’t operate well together.” She added that Aespa has never had those problems and that they always resolve any disagreements right away.
Karina’s remarks about other K-pop groups fighting have sparked online debate, with some netizens criticizing her for making generalizations about other groups.