Lead Singer Of K-Pop Band SHINee Tragically Dies Overnight
According to police the lead singer of major k-pop band SHINee tragically passed away last night.
27-year-old Kim Jong-Hyun aka Jonghyun was found uncounscious by police after they were alerted by his sister when he Tweeted some worrying messages.
Apparently he wrote "This is my last farewell," "Things have been so difficult," "Please let me go and say I did a good job," to his 1.5 million followers.
He was taken to hospital but was pronounced dead shortly after.
“Shinee will always remain as 5”
— kath (@peachysooo) December 18, 2017
As to be expected an outpouring of heartfelt condolences from his fans were plastered all over social media today.
I am sending my prayers and condolences to his family, friends, coworkers and the rest of shawols. He is in a better place now where there is no more suffering.
— Jonghyun, you did well (@aesthetic_btss) December 18, 2017
Rip Jonghyun 💜💜
— Anime (@anicahalasz_) December 18, 2017
Rest in peace uri jonghyun😇
For my dear Shawols, keep strong! pic.twitter.com/RT5dvPQcBr
— Wanda Batubara (@chairunn15__) December 18, 2017
— Rest in peace, jonghyun (@frealuvsuga) December 18, 2017
i pray that his family, friends, and shinee are holding up well. time heals everything. i love all of you please do take care of yourselves; you matter.
— you did well, jonghyun. (@thexonator) December 18, 2017
i’m crying so hard and i’m so tired my heart is burning reading all of this on my tl about him. fly high and rest easy jonghyun. you did well from beginning to end. 💜
— yas ♡ 김종현 (@_verjin) December 18, 2017