Seo Tai-ji Returns to KoreaSeo Tae-ji (Chung Hyun-chul. 27), the most famous Korean pop artist, has finally returned to Korea from the United States after 4 years and 7 months. This is his first public appearance since 1996 when his band broke up.
On August 29 at 6:45 P.M, Seo Tae-ji arrived at Kimpo International Airport, waving to his fans. Seo Tae-ji's fan club members, who wore white T-shirts and yellow handkerchiefs as uniforms, started to gather in the airport starting at 6:30 A.M. By 4 o'clock, there were around 2,000 fans sitting in front of the gate where Seo Tae-ji was to arrive.
It was reported on August 28 that Seo Tae-ji had asked his fans to stay calm while waiting for him in the airport through voicemail.
'We've been waiting for you,' 'Seo Tae-ji has finally come back,' 'God is greeting you also...' were among the many signs greating Seo Tae-ji at the airport. Some fans even brought the Korean national flag.
There were 240 policemen dispatched to the airport to maintain order.
More in Features
Kakao TV launches this month, takes on Netflix
[TURNING 20] In a sea of hate, change flourishes
Criticism of sex ed books for kids raises more questions than answers
When it comes to sex ed, this Danish author says just talk about it
The traveling grandma who's 'alive and kicking it'