Kim Han Il, who primarily promoted as a singer in China, passed away suddenly on February 6 due to a disease.
He was only 27 years old.
His agency confirmed the news in a statement.
“On February 6, singer Kim Han Il left the world on Jeju Island due to a sudden illness. We are sad and hurting, having to report such sudden news. He was not only an enjoyable person to be around but good-natured, friendly, and a music lover and talented person.” — Kim Han Il’s Agency
Also known as Jack Kim, he was the first foreigner to become a winner of a Chinese audition program.
He also appeared on the Chinese version of Abnormal Summit as the Korean representative.
He is survived by his wife, He Jia Yun, who he had married just under a year ago.
Netizens from all over the world send their condolences to his loved ones.