Jonghyun, lead singer of Shinee, the famous K-pop band from South Korea, has died on Monday at age 27.
Jonghyun, vocalist of the famous K-pop band Shinee, has died at age 27. The singer was found unconscious in a department of Seoul (South Korea).
The authorities believe that Jonghyun committed suicide.
After the discovery, Jonghyun was transferred to the hospital, but died shortly after.
The police arrived at the apartment after his sister called emergency services on Monday to warn that the K-pop idol could have committed suicide.
The young woman indicated that she had received several farewell messages from Jonghyun in which he included statements such as “last goodbye”.
Jonghyun was the vocalist of Shinee, one of the most famous bands in South Korea. The singer achieved fame along with the rest of the band in 2008. In 2015, he made his solo debut.
Meanwhile, on social media, fans of Jonghyun and Shinee are still in shock by the news. Some followers still doubt the disappearance of their idol, but others have left condolence messages on his social media page.
“Thank you for everything, I will never forget you, I love you forever my dear Jonghyun “ or “I hope that Jonghyu n find the light he needed, the peace he longed for and did not have and that with his voice and his smile he maraved the place in where is in these moments and with that same voice and smile guide those who are devastated here “, are some of the messages that can be read on Twitter.