On October 27, Singer Shin Hae Chul passed away at age 46, six days after suffering from a cardiac arrest.
The singer had gone through surgery, and although the surgery was reported as successful, he was unconscious leading up to his death.
A representative from his agency, KCA Entertainment, gave this official statement: “This is Shin Hae Chul’s agency, KCA Entertainment. On October 27, 8:19PM, Shin Hae Chul went to heaven surrounded by his family. The funeral will be held on October 28 at Seoul Ansan Hospital, but other arrangements have not been determined.”
KCA Entertainment also released his medical report and ended with, “We offer our sincere condolences to his family and to those who earnestly hoped for his recovery.”