Taeyeon, SuperM, NCT Dream, MONSTA X, Kang Daniel, SF9, And More Postpone Upcoming Activities As Sign Of Respect To Sulli
Various K-Pop idols had cancelled their activities and releases scheduled for the upcoming days following news of Sulli’s passing.
The entertainment industry deeply mourns for another wonderful person lost – as actress and former f(x) member Sulli, unfortunately, passed away on October 14. Idols from all over the scene are showing their sympathy and condolences by giving time to grieve.
Former f(x) groupmate Amber had put her upcoming activities on hold, including the release of her new song “Other People” and its music video for October 15 in order to grieve for Sulli.
Earlier, Super Junior cancelled their commemorative live broadcast on Naver V Live for their Time_Slip comeback scheduled today following the unfortunate news. Likewise, their comeback music video for “Super Clap” which was supposed to be released at 6 PM KST today has been moved to 12 midnight KST on October 17.
안녕하세요. Label SJ입니다.
오늘 오후 6시 공개 예정이었던 슈퍼주니어의 정규 9집 앨범 타이틀 곡 ‘SUPER Clap’ 뮤직비디오가 부득이하게 10월 17일 00시로 연기되었습니다.
팬 여러분들의 깊은 양해 부탁드리겠습니다.
— SUPER JUNIOR (@SJofficial) October 14, 2019
Moreover, SuperM halted the recording of their SuperM: The Beginning television special after the news broke, ultimately decided to readjust their filming schedule instead. Red Velvet’s Seulgi also cancelled her appearance at a brand event on October 15 following the unfortunate news.
Taeyeon, whose second album titled Purpose will be released soon, has delayed the release of promotional contents and teasers as well, and its new release date will be announced soon.
안녕하세요. 10월 15일 게재 예정 되었던 [TAEYEON VOL.02. PURPOSE] Contents Release는 추후 일정 확정 후 다시 진행 될 예정이오니, 팬 여러분의 양해 부탁 드리겠습니다.
— Girls' Generation (@GirlsGeneration) October 14, 2019
Meanwhile, SM Entertainment’s youngest group NCT Dream cancelled their first solo concert in Seoul’s scheduled ticketing open for the day. It will be put on hold until further notice, and the entertainment agency promises to update fans as soon as possible.
Besides Sulli’s labelmates, other artists outside of SM Entertainment also adjusted their schedules in solidarity with the songstress, her family, friends, and fans.
MONSTA X put off the scheduled release of their first set of concept photos for their comeback mini-album Follow: Find You today at 10 PM KST.
“We and MONSTA X would like to express our deepest condolences regarding the recent unfortunate news in the entertainment industry, and we also send our prayers for the memory of the deceased,” their agency Starship Entertainment also stated, asking for fans’ understanding regarding the matter and promising that they will provide updates regarding the new schedule.
먼저, 당사와 몬스타엑스는 연예계의 비보에 깊은 애도를 표하며, 삼가 고인의 명복을 빕니다.
금일부터 공개예정이었던 <FOLLOW -FIND YOU > PHOTO 일정이 연기되었음을 안내드립니다.
변경된 일정은 추후 공지드리겠습니다. 너그러운 이해 부탁드립니다.
— 몬스타엑스_MONSTA X (@OfficialMonstaX) October 14, 2019
FNC Entertainment also earlier shared an official statement to let fans know that N.Flying’s scheduled press showcase for their comeback mini-album YAHO for October 15 has been cancelled to show the group’s respect.
Pledis Entertainment announced that NU’EST members Aron and Baekho’s scheduled appearance on Jam Live for October 15 has been rescheduled as well to October 18 “due to the sudden passing of a fellow colleague”.
[NOTICE] 10/15(화) 10PM으로 예정되어 있던 뉴이스트 Aron, 백호의 잼라이브 출연은 연예계 비보로 인하여 출연 일정을 10/18(금) 12:30PM으로 변경하게 되었습니다. 양해 부탁드립니다.
— NU'EST (@NUESTNEWS) October 14, 2019
SEVENTEEN’s 18th episode for 2019 GOING SEVENTEEN, scheduled for October 15 at 10:10 PM, was also called off, and will pick up next week instead.
BTOB’s Hyunsik cancelled the V Live broadcast he was supposed to hold on October 15 to celebrate his solo debut with the mini-album Rendez-Vous. SF9’s Youngbin and IZ*ONE also called off their scheduled broadcasts for the day, and MPD announced the postponement of the contents for <BE ORIGINAL -AB6IX> that were supposed to come out today.
[공지] 내일 밤 10시 진행 예정이던 [V LIVE] LIM HYUNSIK X Lie V – 임현식의 눕방라이브 방송은 갑작스런 연예계 비보 소식으로 취소 되었습니다.
기다려주신 팬 여러분의 양해 부탁드립니다.
— BTOB·비투비 (@OFFICIALBTOB) October 14, 2019
— SF9_FANCLUB (@SF9_FANCLUB) October 14, 2019
안녕하세요. 오프더레코드 엔터테인먼트입니다.
금일(14일) 오후 공개 예정이었던 ‘에너지 캠 EP.41’ 및 ‘월요 요정’은 차주 공개로 변경되었습니다.
해당 콘텐츠를 기다려주신 위즈원 분들에게 사과의 말씀을 드리며, 너그러운 양해를 부탁드립니다. 감사합니다.https://t.co/Qibf9MUSaV
— official_IZONE (@official_izone) October 14, 2019
금일 공개 예정이었던 <BE ORIGINAL – AB6IX> 콘텐츠의 공개를 연기하고자 합니다. 여러분의 많은 양해 부탁드립니다.
— MPD(엠피디) (@M2MPD) October 14, 2019
Meanwhile, Kang Daniel’s new episode for his travelogue Colorful Daniel, scheduled to air on October 16, has been postponed to October 23. His Star Road episodes, scheduled for release at 9 PM KST today, has also been moved to 9 PM KST on October 21.
10월 16일(수) 공개 예정이었던 컬러풀다니엘 쿠알라룸푸르 편은 연예계 비보로 인하여 10월 23일(수)로 일정이 연기되었습니다.
팬 여러분의 양해 부탁드립니다.
— 강다니엘 KANG DANIEL (@danielk_konnect) October 14, 2019
Fellow actress Kim Yoo Jung also cancelled her attendance at an event for Laneige that she is collaborating with. Likewise, Kyungri, GFRIEND’s SinB and Sowon, and Girl’s Day Sojin have all cancelled their scheduled appearance for the 2020 SS Seoul Fashion Week on October 15 as well.
WJSN’s release of All Rounder Idol has also been postponed, and 1theK expressed their hopes for everyone to understand their decision, adding that they will be announcing its release’s new schedule soon.
금일 공개 예정이었던 우주소녀 <올라운돌> 공개 일정이 연기되었습니다. 양해 부탁드리며, 변경된 일정은 추후 공지 드리겠습니다.
— 1theK(원더케이) (@1theK) October 14, 2019
Despite their nearing comeback with The Book of Us: Entropy, Day6 also later on announced that they will be putting their scheduled release of content for the week on hold in the meantime, alongside expressing their deepest condolences as the singer’s juniors.
안녕하세요, JYPE 입니다.
오늘의 안타깝고 슬픈 소식에 DAY6도 가요계 후배로서 묵념으로 깊은 애도를 표합니다.
금주 예정된 콘텐츠 공개는 잠정 중단함을 안내드리오니, My Day 여러분들의 너른 양해를 부탁드립니다.
— DAY6 (@day6official) October 14, 2019
The same goes for VAV, who postponed the release of their first music video teaser for their upcoming Poison comeback due to the recent heartbreaking news.
Hi, we are Ateam Entertainment.
Release of VAV <POISON> MV Teaser 1 will postpone, due to the heartbreaking news happened today. We will announce the new releasing date soon. Thanks for your understanding.
We express our most sincere condolences to her.
— VAV (@VAV_official) October 14, 2019
Discovered to have passed away by her manager in a house in Seongnam in the early afternoon of October 14 KST, the death of Sulli shook the entertainment industry with how it had happened suddenly.
SM Entertainment earlier released their official statement on the actress and former idol’s passing, adding their request of refraining from writing speculative articles or spreading rumors in respect of her grieving family.