The Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism is lastly starting the process of resolving suspicions of Nilo and Shaun’s alleged digital chart manipulation.
On September 14, a supply from the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism said, “We are at the moment ready for the information we requested from music service companies. We have but to obtain information from the related websites. After the information work is full, it appears we will obtain it quickly.”
In the meantime, the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism had heard in regards to the trade matter attributable to the requests made by Nilo and Shaun’s businesses for the ministry to “dispel their emotions of injustice.” They defined, “Because we don’t have the authority to analyze and be concerned within the matter ourselves, we determined to tackle not less than an in depth analyzation of the information within the levels of addressing civil complaints.”
Because there have been issues that [obtaining such data] would battle with privateness legal guidelines, the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism mentioned, “We’ve taken the required steps [for those issues]. We’ve made a further request for information that’s much less inclusive of non-public info. Because it was a supplementary request [on our part], it’s going to take a number of days to gather the information.”
Suspicions of chart manipulation on Korean streaming websites arose on a number of on-line communities following Nilo’s speedy rise to No. 1 throughout the early morning occasions in April. Nilo’s company said, “It was the results of viral marketing.” In July, Shaun additionally acquired similar accusations after his monitor “Way Back Home” rose to the highest of music charts throughout comparable time frames as Nilo’s music “Pass.” Both of the artists’ businesses firmly said, “It’s positively not manipulation,” and inquired the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism to analyze the matter, as they claimed they have been the victims.