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DIA’s Eunjin Released From Hospital After Having Breathing Problem During Comeback Showcase

DIA’s Eunjin Released From Hospital After Having Breathing Problem During Comeback Showcase

DIA’s Eunjin was recently rushed to a hospital during a comeback showcase for the group’s latest album “YOLO”. The idol reportedly suffered from breathing problems after taking a medicine. On April 19, DIA held a comeback showcase to promote its new album. From the beginning of its performance, fans actually have noticed that the girls looked pretty exhausted, especially Eunjin, who was seen having trouble with choreography. According to Korea Boo , Eunjin had to stop her performance after she was found having trouble breathing. The MCs of the event, Shannon and Kim Kwang Soo quickly informed audiences that Eunjin would not continue performing with the group since she had to be rushed to the hospital. They revealed Eunjin previously took a medicine without having her meal first. DIA members apologized to fans for the sudden turn of events. Huihyeon even explained that the group has been swamped with all of these comeback activities. She regretted that the group’s hectic schedule has cost Eunjin her health. DIA and MBK Entertainment promised to give a further update to fans regarding Eunjin’s condition. Fortunately, there’s nothing serious with Eunjin’s health. The idol was released from the hospital the next day. MBK Entertainment

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Boy Group Romeo Got Into Car Accident, Agency Cancelled Fan-Meeting

Boy Group Romeo Got Into Car Accident

Romeo was involved in a car accident on the way to a fan-meeting event. As a result, the group has to cancel the event since the members were rushed to a hospital for physical examination. Romeo’s agency, CT Entertainment, released an official statement on Twitter to address the unfortunate event. On March 30 the agency wrote their apology statement on Twitter for canceling the fan-meeting in Jamsil as well as gave an update about the members’ wellbeing to fans. According to Soompi , Romeo members suffer no major injury although they still need to undergo several physical exams in case there’s any internal bleeding. CT Entertainment makes sure that all Romeo members are doing okay and just suffer slight bruising and muscle pain. The agency went out to confirm that Romeo’s schedule for March 31event  on “Music Bank”, as well as on Saturday and Sunday will be carried out normally. However, Romeo will not be making the official “Music Bank” entrance and press photo. CT Entertainment concluded their statement by apologizing to fans for making them worry following the incident and said they would try their best to boost the members’ recovery. Romeo members also expressed their gratitude to fans

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Actor Yoo Ah In Reportedly Postponed Military Service Due To Bone Tumor

Actor Yoo Ah In Reportedly Postponed Military Service Due To Bone Tumor

This is probably a sad news for all fans of Yoo Ah In. The “Sungkyunkwan Scandal” actor is reportedly diagnosed with a bone tumor and has to postpone his military enlistment this year to treat his tumor. Yoo Ah In’s agency, UAA Entertainment, has released a statement regarding the actor’s condition. The agency also confirmed that Yoo Ah In is indeed suffering from a bone tumor. However, the management hasn’t yet to reveal whether Yoo Ah In is in a serious condition since it’s a sensitive matter for both Yoo and his family. Based on the statement, UAA urges fans and media to give Yoo some privacy. The actor who gained his popularity after starring in the drama “Secret Love Affair” has undergone several physical exams since December. According to Soompi , Yoo Ah In had suffered a shoulder injury while filming “Tough As Iron” movie. His shoulder injury gets worse since he filmed “Veteran”. Yoo Ah In’s medical advisor said that the tumor is benign and he’s waiting for another examination. UAA Management promises to release an official statement once a progress develops. Bone tumor commonly appears on the joints and it could spread to the bones and cartilage. If the condition

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Trending K-Pop Stars EXID’s Hani And Hyeri Of Girl’s Day Update Fans Regarding Recent Health Scares

Trending K-Pop Stars EXID's Hani And Hyeri Of Girl's Day Update Fans Regarding Recent Health Scares

Two of K-pop’s trending starlets are taking a break after experiencing health issues. Both EXID’s Hani (Ahn Hee Yeon) and Girl’s Day’s Hyeri (Lee Hye Ri) are taking time to recover their health. Hyeri and Hani are two of Korea’s rising stars of young K-pop idols and immensely popular in their own rights. They follow the unfortunate trend of immense popularity in the Korean entertainment world leading to poor health conditions due to overwork.  On Feb. 27, Hani announced a sudden hiatus from broadcast activities due to her waning health. She is looking to return to the industry in the middle of the month, according to Korean media outlets. Han recently released the duet song “Only One” with fellow EXID member Solji. Hani is near-single-handedly responsible for kickstarting EXID’s popularity after the group struggled for years; a video of her performing their song “Up & Down” went viral in 2014, launching the girl group to fame. Since then, she’s become a constant on Korean variety shows. The news of Hani’s break from her schedules came shortly before Hyeri was rushed to the hospital earlier this week after developing a fever. On March 6 , the Girl’s Day member was diagnosed

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EXO’s Lay Reportedly Injured In Motorcycle Accident

EXO's Lay Reportedly Injured In Motorcycle Accident

On Jan. 31, EXO’s Lay reportedly hurt himself seriously while in the middle of a filmshoot. According to Chinese and Korea media outlets, Lay (Zhang Yixing) was injured when a motorcycle fell on the EXO member. He was taken to a hospital, and Lay’s representatives have stated he is currently resting. There was initial concern that the accident aggravated old back injuries, but Lay’s Chinese workshop reassured fans that it is not a serious injury to his back, reports SBS PopAsia.   Lay is taking a hiatus while he recovers. While the EXO member is resting, and the film crew is rearranging matters so that he can rest for the time being. The accident occurred while Lay was in the middle of shooting the web drama, “Old Nine Gates.” He plays the role of Er Yue Hong in the series. Lay is currently pursuing solo activities in China, as many other EXO members continue to focus on solo activities within South Korea and overseas. The group is heading to North America later this month for several tour stops. It was previously revealed that Lay will not be attending the concert series, regardless of the recent injury. Lay is playing a

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EXO’s Xiumin Rushed To Hospital Following ‘Idol Star Athletics Championship’ Filming

EXO's Xiumin Rushed To Hospital Following 'Idol Star Athletics Championship' Filming

EXO’s Xiumin was injured while filming MBC’s “Star Idol Athletics Championships.” During the idol sporting event, Xiumin (Kim Min Seok) was hurt during a futsal match. After being tackled by mixed martial artist Kim Dong Hyun, Xiumin reportedly needed aid to stand. Following the incident, Xiumin was taken to a hospital and treated accordingly. According to SM Entertainment, EXO’s agency, Xiumin bruised but did not break his knee. The label said that he is wearing a half cast until he is recovered. According to Netizenbuzz, which translated comments by fans who attended the filming as audience members, Xiumin received little medical treatment on the site of the event, but was helped by Kim Dong Hyun and the members of K-pop idol group VIXX. In the past, “Idol Star Athletics Championship” has enraged fans due to the amount of heavy injuries sustained by idols. The “12th Idol Star Athletics Championship” will air in South Korea during the Lunar New Year holiday in February. — Tamar Herman is a multi-media journalist and the co-founder of KultScene. She is a freelance writer and copy editor, and has written for MTV Iggy, Noisey, and Paste Magazine.  

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‘Reply 1988’ Lead Ryu Jun Yeol Unhurt In Car Accident While Traveling To Set

'Reply 1988' Lead Ryu Jun Yeol Unhurt In Car Accident While Traveling To Set

One of the male leads of Reply 1988 , Ryu Jun Yeol, was involved in a minor car accident while on the way to film the final episodes of the show. Fortunately, the actor was not hurt.  On Jan. 11, an entertainment industry insider informed Korean media outlet Sports Daily, “Ryu Jun Yeol was heading to the filming location last weekend when the car accident occurred.” “Luckily, he was not hurt, and after clearing up the incident, he continued toward the filming location,” the insider concluded.  An insider who works at Jun Yeol’s entertainment agency, C-JeS Entertainment, also reported on what happened. “There was a accident over the weekend, but it was only a minor fender-bender.” Fans of the show need not wait for the star to recover, according to the agency. “Since he didn’t need to go to the hospital, he just headed straight to the filming site.”  With only two episodes left to go, the 20-episode drama is in the final stages of filming. Jun Yeol is scheduled to film every day until the final episodes are broadcast. Luckily, he was not injured in the car accident, so he will be able to continue filming throughout the until

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James Lee Of Royal Pirates Laments Injuries That Nearly Cost Him His Life And Career

James Lee Of Royal Pirates Laments Injuries That Nearly Cost Him His Life And Career

James Lee of Korean-American pop band Royal Pirates recently spoke about a life-changing injury. On Jan. 6, Korea’s Sport Donga published an interview featuring the band member, where Lee revealed that he nearly lost his life last June. Due to a serious injury, Lee lost the ability to play the bass guitar, which he played for more than a decade. The interview was the first time James Lee revealed extensive details about his injury, which had been downplayed prior to the group’s November comeback with “Run Away.” Lee played the keyboard rather than the bass for that performance. “I went to eat dinner with a friend at a restaurant in Seoul,” James said. “I opened the door and looked around for my friend, who had arrived before me. Then the steel frame of the door and the glass wall crashed down on me. The glass fell on my head and the sharp frame crushed my left shoulder and wrist.” Lee said he lost conciousness and required an eight-hour surgery to reconnect his wrist. The doctors offered him the use of a prosthetic, due to intense pain from nerve damage if he didn’t severe the wrist completely. However, James refused because

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FTIsland Guitarist Song Seunghyun Recovering After Surgery For Finger Injury

FTIsland Guitarist Song Seunghyun Recovering After Surgery For Finger Injury

FTISLAND’s guitarist started off the new year with a bit of worrisome news. The K-pop band’s guitarist Song Seunghyun reportedly hurt his hand during the end of December and required surgery. Earlier this week, FTISLAND’s agency, FNC Entertainment, revealed that Seunghyun underwent a surgical procedure to repair a fracture in a finger. Seunghyun will require about a month to recover before being up to his normal standards. “Seunghyun has hurt his finger,” an FNC rep said on Jan. 5. “He will be getting a surgery [Wednesday] for a fracture on a finger on his right hand.”    As a guitarist, Seunghyun’s right hand is important to his day to day work. FNC Entertainment did not clarify whether Seunghyun’s injury affected upcoming group promotions. The idol shared pictures of himself post recovery with a cast on his Instagram account, where he apologized for worrying fans. FTISLAND made a comeback in 2015 with their album “I Will,” but have yet to announce a return in 2016. FTISLAND debuted under FNC Entertainment in 2007. Seunghyun joined FTISLAND in 2009, replacing Oh Won Bin as the guitarist and backup vocalist. — Tamar Herman is a multi-media journalist and the co-founder of KultScene. She is

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Rap Monster Sits Out KBS Gayo Daechukje Performance As Injury Strikes 3rd BTS Member

Rap Monster Sits Out KBS Gayo Daechukje Performance As Injury Strikes 3rd BTS Member

Injuries continue to affect BTS’s year-end schedule. BTS performed as a six-member act on Wednesday night at the annual KBS Gayo Daechukje, the television station’s annual music festival, after leader Rap Monster (Kim Nam Joon) was injured while rehearsing. While the idol showed no apparent injuries, BTS’s agency Big Hit Entertainment announced that Rap Monster would be sitting out of the performance. While rehearsing for a year end performance, Rap Monster fell off of a stage ramp and went to a nearby hospital for a check up. The rest of BTS performed on Wednesday night at KBS’s annual music festival despite Rap Monster sitting it out. On Thursday, the K-Pop Herald announced that Rap Monster was contemplating not attending MBC’s Music Festival. However, Rap Monster did end up attending and performed on New Year’s Eve with the rest of BTS. Rap Monster is the third member of BTS to be injured in recent days. Members V and Suga previously were injured in Japan and the group was forced to cancel two concerts in Japan that were held earlier this week. BTS released two albums this year, “The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Part 1” and “The Most Beautiful Moment in

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