K-pop star Yohan, a member southern Korean boy band TST, has actually died at age 28.
In a statement obtained Tuesday by fan website AllKPop, the group’s record label, KJ Home entertainment, confirmed Yohan’s death. At the demand of Yohan’s enjoyed ones, a cause of death has not been divulged.
“We are unfortunate to pass on the most regrettable, affecting news,” read the statement. “On June 16, TST member Yohan left this world. The late Yohan’s household is currently in deep mourning.”
Kim Jeong-hwan, who carried out under the name Yohan, introduced his music career in 2013 as part of the band NOM (No Other Man) prior to signing up with TST (also known as Top Secret) in 2017, according to a report from the Guardian. TST’s most significant hits consist of “Paradise,” “Mind Control” and “Get up.” The six-piece group’s newest single, “Countdown,” was launched in January.
Surviving members of the group include Yonghyeon, Wooyoung, Ain, Junghoon and K.
Yohan is one of several K-pop stars to have actually died at a young age within the in 2015. In October 2019, vocalist and actress Sulli was found dead in her Seongnam home at25 In November 2019, Kara’s Goo Hara was found dead in her Seoul home at 28.