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K-pop stars carry SHINee singer Kim Jonghyun's coffin after suicide

Dec 21, 2017 - 4:43 PM

Three members of SHINee and 3 Super Junior band members carry Jonghyun's coffin to its final resting place

Family members and friends of late SHINee singer Kim Jong-Hyun carry out his coffin during a funeral at a hospital in Seoul on December 21, 2017. Kim, a 27-year-old lead singer of the hugely popular K-pop boyband SHINee, took his own life in a Seoul hotel room on December 18, with his death sending shockwaves through fans around the world. / AFP PHOTO / JUNG Yeon-Je

Star's suicide highlights dark side of the K-pop dream

Dec 21, 2017 - 4:26 PM

SHINee singer Kim Jonghyun's sudden death is not a new phenomenon in the Korean entertainment industry

K-pop stars, fans mourn death of SHINee's Jonghyun

Dec 19, 2017 - 5:22 PM

(UPDATED) Kim Jonghyun leaves the Korean pop scene devastated following his death

The portrait of Kim Jong-Hyun is seen on a mourning altar at a hospital in Seoul. CHOI Hyuk / pool / AFP

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, December 19, 2017

Dec 19, 2017 - 9:01 AM

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SHINee's Jonghyun dead in apparent suicide

Dec 18, 2017 - 8:10 PM

(3rd UPDATE) 'Jonghyun loved music more than anybody else....It breaks our heart to have to bring this news to fans who loved Jonghyun so much,' says SM Entertainment