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Music

K-pop tragedies expose obsession with success

Culture casualty: Moonbin became a child model at six and a TV performer at eight.

Is modern life hell? The death of the K-pop star Moonbin sheds light on the terrible pressures young people face in a society which prizes a good career above everything else.   

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