Akdong Musician’s Lee Chan Hyuk Reveals Which Girl Group Gave Him Strength To Endure Military Service
Akdong Musician’s Lee Chan Hyuk spoke about military life on SBS’s “Night of Real Entertainment.”
On the June 4 episode, the entertainment news show reported on the singer’s discharge from the Marine Corps.
Lee Chan Hyuk enlisted in the Marine Corps in September 2017 and was discharged on May 29 after completing his mandatory service at the 1st Marine Division in Pohang.
“I honestly thought that I would be really happy, but it feels bittersweet,” said the Akdong Musician member. “I think a large part of me feels upset about leaving a place that was my home for a year and nine months.”
Lee Chan Hyuk had previously proclaimed his love for the Marine Corps by saying that he wants to live there. He made everyone laugh by saying, “I gained strength by dancing to TWICE.”
It was also revealed Lee Chan Hyuk’s victory song was chosen as the official military song for the Marine Corps against fierce competition. He explained, “Since I came to the Marine Corps, I wanted to leave my name and dedicated a military song.”
He concluded, “I’ll see you as Akdong Musician from here on out, so please look forward to it.”