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Is young Vietnamese’s idolization of celebs good or bad?

Is young Vietnamese’s idolization of celebs good or bad?

Tuesday, March 31, 2015, 17:05 GMT+7

Many young locals have expressed excessive adoration for their showbiz idols in recent years, with the latest incident being the overenthusiastic embrace of seven K-pop bands arriving in Vietnam for a concert on the weekend.

The seven popular K-pop boybands and girlbands – SHINee, Sistar, Teen Top, Block B, A Pink, EXO, and GOT7 – immensely enthralled their fans in the “Music Bank Hanoi” show, which took place at My Dinh Stadium at 6:00 pm on Saturday.

The three-hour event saw the bands “explode” the stage with their hits and impress diehard fans with their performances of Vietnamese songs.

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