LOOK: SM Entertainment Announces Plan To Release JONGHYUN's Album
It has been a month since the sudden passing of Jonghyun of the South Korean boyband SHINee, but fans and loved ones of the 27-year-old KPop idol continue to miss him.
As a parting gift, the group's label SM Entertainment announced that they will release the last album Jonghyun worked on.
종현 앨범 발매 공지사항 입니다.— SHINee (@SHINee) January 19, 2018
'Poet | Artist'
음원/MV: 2018.01.23 12PM KST
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"Jonghyun loved music more than anyone and tried to to communicate through music, and we hope that his feelings will be conveyed to everyone," said SM Entertainment in a statement as translated by Soompi.
The album (and a music video) will be released on January 23 online under the title Poet | Artist. Physical copies will also be made available on the next day.
"All the profits from the sale of this album will be given to Jonghyun's mother and will be the foundation for the establishment of an organization to help those who are living in difficult circumstances."
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