News Jonghyun, Lead Singer of K-Pop Boy Band Shinee, Dies at 28 By Jackie Willis 9:11 AM PST, December 18, 2017 This video is unavailable because we were unable to load a message from our sponsors. If you are using ad-blocking software, please disable it and reload the page. 16:17Jonghyun, Lead Singer of K-Pop Boy Band Shinee, Dies at 2806:05Wells Adams Talks ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ and Possibly Taking Ove…25:40Summer 2021’s Biggest Movie, TV and Music Releases: Everything Y…04:10'Gossip Girl': ET's First Interviews With Blake Lively, Penn Bad…02:38Luke Bryan Talks Returning to the Stage and Tour Bus Life (Exclu…02:16Patti LaBelle on Her Love for Cooking and Most Famous Dinner Gue…08:10‘Big Brother’: Julie Chen Teases Season 23 and Breaks Down Her F…06:10‘AGT’: Matt Mauser, Widower of Kobe Bryant Crash Victim, Wows Ju…08:41Robert Irwin on Sister Bindi as a Mom and How He Continues His L…01:51‘Two Steps Home’ Couple Jon Pierre and Mary Tjon-Joe-Pin Share 3…01:51Tahj Mowry Reflects on Naya Rivera and Her ‘Amazing’ Legacy (Exc…01:36John Krasinski Reveals Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of 'A Quiet Pla…04:10Prince George Is England's Cutest Fan With Prince William and Ka…06:04Angela Bassett & Carla Gugino on Their Epic Wine Night Filming ‘…02:28Billie Eilish Claps Back at Haters Who Claim She's in Her 'Flop …01:57Ian Ziering on Working With ‘Sharknado’ Co-Star Tara Reid for a …01:41Timothée Chalamet Takes a Bath in ‘The French Dispatch’ First Lo…08:56Joshua Jackson on Fatherhood and Marriage to Jodie Turner-Smith …24:51Emmy Nominations 2021: The Biggest Snubs and Surprises03:01Raven-Symoné and Miranda Maday on the Balance of Being Wives Who… Family, friends and fans of Jonghyun, whose full name is Kim Jong-hyun, are in mourning after the singer died suddenly on Monday. He was 28. Jonghyun, who was one of the five members of the Korean pop band Shinee, was taken to the hospital after he was found unconscious in an apartment in Seoul, South Korea, according to multiple reports. AFP reports that Jonghyun's sister alerted emergency services after she received several concerning text messages, including one that read: "This is my last farewell."Police told the BBC that Jonghyun's death will be investigated as a possible suicide. Jonghyun gained fame in 2008 when he joined Shinee, and went on to pursue a solo career in 2015. News of the Korean pop star's death comes just a few weeks after news broke that Lil Peep had died. It was later revealed in the toxicology report that the rapper had overdosed on Xanax and Fentanyl. Here's more on this story:RELATED CONTENT: Lil Peep's Toxicology Report Reveals Rapper Overdosed on Fentanyl, Xanax Who Was Lil Peep? Learn More About the Late Genre-Subverting Rapper Rapper-Singer Lil Peep Dies at 21: Diplo, Pete Wentz and More React Lil Peep Dead at 21 -- Who Was the Up-and-Coming Rapper? This video is unavailable because we were unable to load a message from our sponsors. If you are using ad-blocking software, please disable it and reload the page.