BLACKPINK members Rosé, Lisa, Jennie, and Jisoo graced Buckingham Palace on November 21, making a special appearance as honored guests for a State Banquet hosted by King Charles and Queen Consort to welcome South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol during his state visit.
Lisa’s Stunning Banquet Style Takes Weibo by Storm
Lisa, in particular, stole the spotlight with her sophisticated and intricate fashion choice at the banquet. Her stunning blue gown, accompanied by an elegant flowing cape train, became the talk of the town on China’s Weibo. The keyword ‘Lisa banquet style’ quickly surged to the top of Weibo’s hot search, ranking first in the entertainment sector.
The most liked posts on #Weibo about the Korean State Banquet @ Buckingham,Palace 🇬🇧
LISA is #1 in recommend and entertainment categories on Weibo
— 𝕷𝖆𝖑𝖎𝖘𝖆 𝕸𝖆𝖓𝖔𝖇𝖆𝖑 (@lisamanobal_327) November 22, 2023
#LisaBanquetStyle: A Social Media Sensation
The hashtag #LisaBanquetStyle went viral on Weibo, amassing over 110 million reads and solidifying Lisa’s status as one of the most talked-about and popular subjects on the platform. Within a short span of 7 hours, one of the posts about Lisa’s presence at the Korean State Banquet garnered over 100,000 likes, making it the most popular post associated with the event.
Lisa’s Weibo Controversy
Lisa’s recent closure of her Weibo account fueled speculations about her potential blacklisting in China. The controversy was linked to her Crazy Horse show, which prompted China’s stringent censorship regulations to take action. The closure led to widespread discussions and concerns about Lisa’s status in China.
BLACKPINK’s Ongoing Negotiations and Achievements
Amidst the buzz surrounding Lisa, BLACKPINK, celebrating its seventh year in the industry, is reportedly engaged in negotiations with YG Entertainment for a potential contract renewal. Recent rumors suggest that contracts may have already been renewed. The group continues to achieve milestones, recently securing the title of Top K-pop Touring Artist at the 2023 Billboard Music Awards.
The Royal Affair
BLACKPINK’s presence at Buckingham Palace not only marked a royal affair but also showcased Lisa’s fashion prowess, turning her banquet style into a social media sensation. The widespread admiration and engagement on Weibo highlight the global impact of BLACKPINK and its individual members, making them influential figures both in the music industry and the fashion world.