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MAMAMOO, EXO, AOA, Crush, And More Put Their Activities On Hold Following News Of Goo Hara’s Death

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The K-Pop community is mourning the loss of one of its brightest stars, and idols everywhere are cancelling schedules in order to pay respects.

This is a sad week for the K-Pop community, as we mourn the loss of another gem. Goo Hara, who debuted and rose to fame as a member of KARA, has passed away. Idols everywhere have been expressing their condolences over the loss of another shining star in the music scene, and have been postponing events in order to pay their respects.

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Following the news, MAMAMOO announced the cancellation of their November 24 Twitter Blue Room broadcast. “RBW Entertainment and MAMAMOO wish to express our deepest condolences to this unfortunate loss,” their agency’s announcement reads. “We would also like to apologize to the fans who have been waiting for this broadcast.”

SM Entertainment also announced that they will be making adjustments to NCT 127 and EXO’s schedules. The teaser images for OBSESSION will be released at a later date, and the NCT 127 24hr Relay Cam release date will be postponed.

AOA, who was scheduled to make their comeback with NEW MOON this month, has cancelled the release of their music video teaser. Subsequently, the group also cancelled their comeback showcase, which was scheduled to take place on November 26. FNC Entertainment has yet to announce when AOA’s comeback will push through and asks for their fans’ understanding on this matter.

P-Nation also announced the postponement of Crush’s upcoming solo album release, From Midnight To Sunrise. Initially slated for release on November 28, the album will be released on December 5 instead.

Earlier today, Pledis Entertainment announced that GOING SEVENTEEN 2019 EP.23 will not be airing as scheduled. Moreover, NU’EST will not be releasing episodes of NU’PAPA and videos on Naver TV.

Goo Hara’s passing

According to the Gangnam Police department, Goo Hara was found dead at her house in Cheongdam, Seoul on November 24 at approximately 6 PM KST. She was 28 years old. As of writing, investigations are ongoing and police have yet to decide if an autopsy is to be conducted.

Fans can pay their respects to Goo Hara at The Catholic University of Korea Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital – Funeral Hall 1 from November 25, 3 PM KST to November 27, 12 MN KST. Her family and friends will have a separate area in order for them to mourn quietly.

READ: Goo Hara Passes Away

Source: Newsis

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