MAMAMOO, EXO, AOA, Crush, And More Put Their Activities On Hold Following News Of Goo Hara’s Death
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.
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.”
오늘 오후 10시 30분 진행 예정되어 있었던 트위터 블루룸 라이브 일정이 취소되었음을 알려드립니다.
당사와 마마무는 연예계의 안타까운 비보에 깊은 애도를 표하며 삼가 고인의 명복을 빕니다.
— 마마무(MAMAMOO) (@RBW_MAMAMOO) November 24, 2019
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.
We have adjusted the teasing schedule for EXO's 6th full-length album due to the tragic incident. We will announce the schedule later, so we kindly ask for your understanding. We express our deepest condolences.
— EXO (@weareoneEXO) November 24, 2019
The release schedule for the rest of NCT 127 24hr Relay Cam will be rescheduled. Please wait for the further announcement.
We apologize for those who waited and thank you for your understanding.
— NCT (@NCTsmtown) November 24, 2019
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.
[Notice] 11월 25일 릴리즈 예정이었던 AOA의 'MUSIC VIDEO TEASER' 공개가 취소되었음을 말씀드립니다. 기다려주신 팬 여러분들께 양해 말씀 드립니다. 안타까운 비보에 깊은 애도를 표하며, 삼가 고인의 명복을 빕니다.
— AOA_FANCLUB (@AOA_FANCLUB) November 25, 2019
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.
안녕하세요. 피네이션(P NATION)입니다.
11월 28일 발매 예정이던 소속 아티스트 크러쉬의 정규 2집 발매 일정을 12월 5일로 연기하게 되었습니다. 많이 기다리셨을 팬 여러분들의 양해 부탁드립니다. 가요계에 전해진 안타까운 비보에 깊은 애도를 표하며, 삼가 고인의 명복을 빕니다. pic.twitter.com/5qE8aGlMlo
— P NATION (@OfficiaIPnation) November 25, 2019
안녕하세요. 플레디스 엔터테인먼트입니다. 금일 오후 10시 10분에 공개 예정이었던 'GOING SEVENTEEN 2019 EP.23'은 안타까운 비보에 깊은 애도를 표하며 한 주 쉬어갑니다. (cont) https://t.co/9txf1xkztC
— 세븐틴(SEVENTEEN) (@pledis_17) November 25, 2019
* NU'PAPA와 네이버 TV 업로드는 한 주 쉬어갈 예정입니다. 러브 분들의 양해 부탁드립니다.
— NU'EST (@NUESTNEWS) November 25, 2019
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
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