Kim Jong-hyun

Kim Jong-hyun



Kim Jong-hyun (April 8, 1990[1] – December 18, 2017),[2] better known mononymously as Jonghyun, was a South Korean singer-songwriter, radio host, and author. He was a vocalist of the South Korean boy group Shinee, and further participated in S.M. Entertainment's project group S.M. The Ballad. Jonghyun debuted as a solo artist on January 12, 2015, with his first EP, titled Base. In the same year, on September 17, Jonghyun released a compilation album, Story Op.1. On May 24, 2016, Jonghyun released his first studio album, She Is, followed by his second compilation album, Story Op.2 on April 24, 2017.



Five is the fifth Japanese studio album by South Korean boy band Shinee.
D×D×D is the fourth Japanese studio album by South Korean boy band Shinee.
Story Op.2
The Collection: Story Op.2 is the second compilation album by South Korean singer-songwriter Jonghyun, released on April 24, 2017 by S.M. Entertainment, following his first compilation album Story Op.1.
JONGHYUN The Collection "Story Op.2"
JONGHYUN The Collection "Story Op.2" is an album by JONGHYUN, released on April 24, 2017.

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Digital single featuring late Kim Jong-hyun to be released
  –  December 28, 2017
SEOUL, South Korea, Dec. 28 (UPI) --A new digital single featuring K-pop group SHINee's late singer Kim Jong-hyun will be released this week ... South Korea's Gaon Chart to recognize USBs as music albums 1 day ago ago SEOUL, South Korea, Dec. 26 (UPI ...
A farewell to Kim Jong-hyun from K-pop fans in India
  –  December 24, 2017
By 4 pm, happiness had turned to despair as reports of the death of Kim Jong-hyun, the lead singer of popular K-pop band Shinee ... Who has made you feel special through his music and his words of inspiration and gratitude?” she said.
K-pop superstar Kim Jong-hyun commits suicide; fans grieve loss
  –  December 20, 2017
Kim Jong-hyun, the 27-year-old lead singer of K-pop band SHINee committed suicide in ... “Jonghyun is the best artist who loved music more than anyone else, enjoyed the stage, and loved to communicate with fans through his music. We will always remember ...
Fans Mourn Kim Jong-hyun, a K-Pop Singer Whose Style Was Instantly Recognizable
  –  December 20, 2017
Fans of the South Korean singer Kim Jong-hyun were in mourning on Tuesday ... off into multifaceted endeavors such as fashion and acting, remained focused on music as a singer, songwriter and producer, a rare combination in 2008, Mr. Benjamin said.
Read: Kim Jong-hyun’s heartbreaking suicide note
  –  December 19, 2017
Kim Jong-hyun, a 27-year-old lead singer of the massively popular K-pop boyband SHINee ... who dictate everything from the artists’ music style to diet regimen and even mobile phone use. Many are also pressed to maintain squeaky-clean and wholesome ...
Kim Jong-Hyun, From One Of South Korea's Biggest Boy Bands, Has Died Aged 27
  –  December 19, 2017
Kim Jong-hyun, a key member of one of South ... signed with the country's biggest music label, SM Entertainment, in 2008. Kim also had a successful solo career as a singer-songwriter. His debut solo album in 2015 topped the US Billboard World Albums ...
SHINEE Lead Singer Kim Jong-Hyun Dies at 27
  –  December 19, 2017
According to reports from multiple Korean news sites including Yonhap News and The Korea Herald (as well as K-Pop supersite Koreaboo), 27-year-old Kim Jong-hyun, also known as Jonghyun, the lead singer of K ... "Married to the Music," and "Replay."
SHINee singer Jonghyun's last note reveals depression that 'consumed' him, pressures of fame
  –  December 19, 2017
SEOUL (WASHINGTON POST) An apparent suicide note left by K-pop star Kim Jong-hyun - the SHINee singer best known by his stage name, Jonghyun - revealed the depth of his struggles with depression before he died on Monday (Dec 18). The music idol's death ...
Kim Jong-hyun of K-Pop band SHINee dies in possible suicide
  –  December 19, 2017
The lead singer of top South Korean boy band SHINee died in hospital on Monday in a possible suicide that robs fans of the globally-famous K-Pop genre of one of its biggest stars. Kim Jong-hyun ... base that Korea's "K-pop" music has attracted in recent ...
Shinee: Kim Jong-hyun, lead singer of South Korean K-pop boy band, dies
  –  December 19, 2017
Twenty-seven-year-old Kim Jong-hyun was found unconscious at a rented ... Kim debuted in May 2008 as the main singer of Shinee under SM Entertainment, South Korea's biggest music label and entertainment agency. He had a nearly decade-long prolific career ...
Kim Jong-hyun, lead singer of K-pop band SHINee, dead at 27
  –  December 18, 2017
Kim Jong-hyun, 27, was found unconscious inside ... as well as a solo artist. The singer's passing was mourned by the massive worldwide fan base that Korea's K-pop music has attracted in recent years. Some fans criticised the notoriously high-pressure ...
K-pop fans ‘devastated’ after SHINee singer Jonghyun dies in possible suicide
  –  December 18, 2017
Kim Jong-hyun, the lead singer of the popular South Korean boy band SHINee ... “Jonghyun was the best artist who loved music more than anyone and gave his all on the stage,” the statement said. “It is heartbreaking to deliver such sad news to ...
Fans React to SHINee Singer Kim Jong-Hyun’s Death: ‘He Was More Than Just an Idol’
  –  December 18, 2017
The global music industry is reeling from the sudden death of SHINee singer and K-pop star Kim Jong-hyun, who was pronounced dead at the age of 27 Monday (December 18). Hours after news broke about the singer, songwriter, dancer and producer's passing ...
K-Pop Group SHINee's Lead Singer Kim Jong-Hyun Found Dead After Apparent Suicide
  –  December 18, 2017
SHINee lead singer and K-Pop star Kim Jong-hyun has died in what police believe was a suicide ... "Jonghyun was the best artist who loved music more than anyone and always worked hard for his performance... We ask you to refrain from making rumors ...


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