Moonbin, a member of the well-known South Korean boy band ASTRO, passed away on April 19, 2023, at about 8:10 p.m. He was 25 years old. The K-pop star’s family discovered him dead in his Gangnam neighbourhood home. His manager immediately called the police because they thought Moonbin had killed himself. The results of his autopsy are still pending in order to determine the cause of death. Fantagio, his management company, has released a formal statement.
The terrible news was shared on social media by Moonbin’s management company, Fantagio, who also stated that the family wants a private funeral attended by only close relatives and staff members. The young star’s passing has shocked and devastated fans all over the world.
Moon Sua’s employer, according to Moonbin’s sister, has cancelled her week’s schedule. “Hello, this is Mystic Story,” the agency said. We hereby inform you that all scheduled events for this week have been cancelled and/or postponed. Intend to upload separate notices soon for all other broadcast appearance schedules as well as for the fan sign events, informing you of the new dates and additional information in a subsequent statement. We kindly ask for your understanding, fans.
Following the news of the death of the Idol, music events were rescheduled.
After much deliberation about whether or not to continue with the live broadcast of the “Boys Planet” finale, we plan to broadcast it as scheduled, according to a representative of Mnet’s “Boys Planet.” The “M! Countdown” representative added, “Today’s broadcast will be conducted in a quiet atmosphere and with our sincere condolences.”
As stated by KBS’ Music Bank, “Their Music Bank will be held as scheduled, but the photo wall on the way to ‘Music Bank’ has been cancelled. A memorial video for Moonbin is currently planned to air at the conclusion of the broadcast and is being discussed.
The performers will reportedly be asked to wear black clothing, and the broadcasts, according to Korean news websites.
The Funeral Will Be Attended By All ASTRO Members
To attend Moonbin’s funeral, MJ from ASTRO requests an emergency leave of absence from the military. In order to attend the Dior Show, Cha Eun Woo had intended to depart from Korea for the United States on April 10 and return on April 24. But as soon as he heard the news, he hopped on a plane to go to Moonbin’s funeral.
iKON, Xdinary Heroes, Xikers, and The Wind, on the other hand, have announced that they won’t post any teasers or advertisements for their band for a while
Astro is a South Korean boy band that was formed by Fantagio in 2016. Though the group started with six members, currently it has four members: MJ, Jinjin, Cha Eun-woo and Yoon San-ha.