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"On a fast track" IU almost got swindled by her entertainment company before debut

By Kim Soo Kyung | December 13, 2011 02:54 AM EST

Singer IU talked about how she almost got swindled by an entertainment company.

On December 13th episode of KBS 2TV "On a fast track" IU openly talked about her 19 years of life.

On this day IU revealed "I went to over 20 auditions in one year" but I tried to think "I'm going to be a singer in the end" and not get too hurt over it. Just the fact that someone was listening to me sing, even a judge made me excited and happy"; catching a lot of attention.

She continued "One time I got cheated by an entertainment company. They said I had to pay to practice and be put on TV and when I showed up next day, the school was gone", thinking back to before debut.

On the other hand IU also drew a lot of attention by opening up about how it took her 10 months to debut and why she couldn't come out as a 'group' member. Aires at 11:15 KBS 2TV.

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