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Musical Seoul: Drama Update

Dafne Naranjo, Staff Writer

August 30, 2019

BigHit Entertainment  Recently BigHit and Source Music Entertainment have joined forces to become one. Gfriend (girl-group under Source Music) is now part of the BigHit family. A month ago they released their song ‘Fever’ with an M/V going along with it.  Their fans (BUDDY) are now waiting to see how BigHit is going to promote them.  TXT (Tomorrow X Together)  On August 21, 2019, TXT announced their fandom name on WEVERSE and Twitter. They (TXT) had asked fans to send in name ideas that they would like and chose t...

Musical Seoul: Death of Korean idol prompts discussion of mental health in South Korea

Kim Jonghyun performs at SM Town Live in July 2017.

Mariene Sanchez, Musical Seoul Columnist

February 27, 2018

SHINEE member Kim Jonghyun tragically took his own life. As one of the biggest Korean idols, his death impacted many fans, idols, friends, and family. He was only 27 when he died on December 18, 2017. As he likely needed desperate help with his depression, he comforted others with his music as well....

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