- GENERAL NEWS
DJ Soda Sexually Harassed at Osaka Music Event
20:00 JST, August 18, 2023
OSAKA — A South Korean DJ was sexually harassed by some audience members at an outdoor music event that was held in Osaka from Aug. 11 to 13, according to an Osaka event management company.
The company, TryHard Japan, has announced on its website that DJ Soda was touched on her breast during the music event she attended.
The incident happened at an event called Music Circus ’23, held in Sennan, Osaka Prefecture, according to the website.
With more than 5 million followers on Instagram, DJ Soda is a popular DJ who also works as a model.
She posted on a social media, “Several people suddenly touched my chest and I was helplessly sexually harassed by them.”
TryHard Japan announced Tuesday that the incident had occurred. It released a statement saying, “Such behavior is sexual violence and a sexual crime, and this can never be tolerated.”
The company plans to identify those who committed the act and take action, such as filing a claim for damages or lodging criminal complaints.
"SOCIETY" POPULAR ARTICLE
AI-generated Child Porn Floods Japan-based Website (Update 1)
Bears Sighted in Tokyo Suburbs, Including near Mt. Takao (Update 1)
Tokyo Dips below 10 C; Temperatures Fall in Japan
Junko Ohashi, singer of ‘Silhouette Romance,’ dies at 73
X Japan Bassist Heath Dies at 55; Yoshiki Thought to Have Returned to Japan for Him
JN ACCESS RANKING
- BOJ Ueda: Japan Increasingly Likely to Hit Inflation Target
- Japan April-Sept. Current Account Surplus Hits Record High
- Japan 2023 Food Exports Reach 1 Tril. Yen at Record Pace