H1-KEY to add new member to the group, announce upcoming music

Following the departure of controversial member Sitala

Controversial K-pop idol Sitala leaves girl group H1-KEY only five months after debut

Last year, Sitala drew flak online over her family’s alleged involvement in the 2014 political crisis in Thailand

K-pop group H1-KEY make debut despite controversy over Thai member

"I want to emphasise that I do not have any political belief right now," said member Sitala

H1-KEY’s agency says Thai member Sitala will remain in the group despite backlash

"We cannot hold Sitala accountable on the basis of her father’s past decisions"

New K-pop idol stirs controversy over family’s alleged ties to 2014 Thai political crisis

Her agency, Grandline Group, has yet to respond to the uproar