K-Pop News 240224: Shinsadong Tiger, TWICE, Hanni and more

Hello, K-pop fans! Here’s your daily dose of K-pop News for February 24, 2024. Let’s dive into today’s headline-making stories.

Tragic Loss in K-pop: Shinsadong Tiger Found Dead

K-Pop News: 240224: Shinsadong Tiger

News of Shinsadong Tiger’s passing emerged on February 23rd, with a friend finding him deceased at his home. The 41-year-old producer, celebrated for crafting hits for T-ara, Apink, EXID, and Momoland, was unreachable before the discovery. His death has shocked fans and colleagues, mourning the loss of a talented hitmaker and a generous individual.

Throughout his career, Shinsadong Tiger was not only known for his musical genius but also his kindness and philanthropy. He was dedicated to supporting his family, and aspiring artists, and faced financial challenges bravely.

This includes a court-mandated bankruptcy in 2018 due to unsuccessful business ventures. Despite these setbacks, he contributed to the music industry, notably launching the girl group TRI.BE in 2021.

Shinsadong Tiger’s sudden passing has left a profound impact on the K-pop community, grieving the loss of a man who was much more than a producer. His legacy of hits and humanitarian deeds will be remembered by many.

TWICE Sets New Record with ‘With YOU-th’ Album Sales

K-Pop News: 240224: TWICE record breaking album

TWICE has outdone themselves with their 13th mini-album, ‘With YOU-th,’ achieving a record-breaking 758,876 sales on its first day. Surpassing their previous best, ‘With YOU-th’ has become the group’s top-selling album, showcasing their enduring popularity and the fans’ unwavering support.

ENHYPEN Warms Fans with Heated Rest Areas During Seoul Concert

ENHYPEN, recognizing the chilly weather, provided heated rest areas for fans attending their ‘Fate Plus’ encore tour in Seoul. Inspired by Lim Young-Woong, this thoughtful gesture ensured fans and their families stayed warm, highlighting the group’s care for their supporters.

NEWJEANS’ Hanni Shines at Gucci’s Milan Fashion Week Show

At the 2024 Milan Fashion Week, NEWJEANS’ Hanni captured attention at the Gucci show, embodying the growing presence of K-pop idols in global fashion events. Her appearance, celebrated on social media, underscores K-pop’s influence on fashion.

SEVENTEEN’s S.Coups & Jeonghan to Resume Group Activities

Pledis Entertainment has announced that SEVENTEEN members S.Coups and Jeonghan, after a period of recovery from injuries, will rejoin group activities in March. The duo ignites excitement amongst fans as they pave the way for SEVENTEEN’s full comeback.

That wraps up our K-pop news roundup for the day. Check back tomorrow for the latest news in the world of Korean Entertainment.

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