Two years after his death, the passing of Kim Jong-hyun has taken added poignancy following two new sudden deaths in the world of K-pop, Sulli and Goo Hara. Photo: AFPTwo years after his death, the passing of Kim Jong-hyun has taken added poignancy following two new sudden deaths in the world of K-pop, Sulli and Goo Hara. Photo: AFP
Two years after his death, the passing of Kim Jong-hyun has taken added poignancy following two new sudden deaths in the world of K-pop, Sulli and Goo Hara. Photo: AFP

SHINee’s Jonghyun remembered: the legacy of a K-pop king and LGBTQ+ icon

Two years after his death, on December 18, we pay tribute to SHINee lead singer Jonghyun – a multi-hyphenate performer, charity activist and outspoken voice for young people and minorities

Topic |   K-pop, Mandopop and other Asian pop
Two years after his death, the passing of Kim Jong-hyun has taken added poignancy following two new sudden deaths in the world of K-pop, Sulli and Goo Hara. Photo: AFPTwo years after his death, the passing of Kim Jong-hyun has taken added poignancy following two new sudden deaths in the world of K-pop, Sulli and Goo Hara. Photo: AFP
Two years after his death, the passing of Kim Jong-hyun has taken added poignancy following two new sudden deaths in the world of K-pop, Sulli and Goo Hara. Photo: AFP
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