In light of the tragedy of the Soul Stampede In Itaewon, where at least 150 people have died, BTS’ agency Big Hit has announced that it will postpone all planned activities. Jin’s Recent Release Astronaut with Coldplay. The office confirmed on Twitter that the release of his recent song listening party and lyric video has been postponed to a later date.
The tweet read, “We would like to inform you that the following events and contents will be postponed. October 30th at 12:00 PM (KST) Stationhead Listening Party, October 31st at 12:00 AM (KST) ‘The Astronaut’ Lyric. Video. The revised schedule will be announced separately. Thank you for your understanding. Thank you.”
BTS member J-Hope had previously posted a set of hilarious Halloween photos before the tragedy, but later deleted them. Shows and programs have been canceled. “Inkigayo” (episode 1160) will not be broadcast today on October 30th. Along with that, the pre-recording and live broadcast of today’s fan admission will also be cancelled. Thank you for your understanding. Thank you,” read the statement.
SM Entertainment, the agency representing many popular K-pop artists including Girls’ Generation, NCT and Aespa, has canceled its annual Halloween party following the tragedy.
At least 151 people were killed and more than 80 injured after a crowd crushed in Itaewon, Seoul, as of 10:30 a.m. (KST), the Korea Herald reported. We began receiving reports of patients experiencing respiratory distress at 10:22 p.m. KST on Saturday and announced a Phase 1 response. The response was escalated to Stage 3 at 11:50 PM KST.
https://indianexpress.com/article/entertainment/entertainment-others/seoul-halloween-tragedy-bts-agency-big-hit-postpones-jins-astronaut-listening-party-8237929/ Halloween Tragedy in Seoul: BTS Agency Big Hit Postpones Jin’s Astronaut Listening Party, Canceling Other Shows and Events