China bans karaoke songs that promote drug use

China’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism has announced that it is compiling a list of karaoke songs that will be banned for containing illegal content. Songs that are seen to encourage drug use, gambling or violence will be banned alongside songs that go against cultural traditions and social ethics, that incite hatred and discrimination or that promote cults.

Source: https://www.insider.com/china-to-ban-karaoke-songs-drugs-gambling-violate-traditions-insults-2021-8