Music Bank PD, “Onew’s Fainting Was The Most Nerve-Wracking Incident”
KBS2 Music Bank Producer Lee JaeWoo picks SHINee Onew’s fainting incident
on the show as the most nerve-wracking memory on the show for the past year.
The PD was interviewed on March 10 and he was asked which was the
most difficult/tiring thing that happened in the past 1 year and he
answered, “It was Onew fainting and then sent to the hospital.”
Last June, Onew had fainted on the show after getting a shock from
the lighting structure falling on the show. With the help of
the other members and their manager, he was sent to emergency at the
Even though the health examinations showed that Onew did not suffer from
any major injuries, it was a nerve-wrecking incident. The PD recalls
that fans had though that it was a serious accident causing Onew to have
The PD said, “At that time, all the singers were coming together to
do the closing for the show. And then the lighting structure was a
little tilted and there was also sparks, Onew who had seen that received
shocked and fainted.”
“I was so worried but it was fortunate that he did not suffer from
any injuries” and he joked “From then on, I hated Onew”.
The PD continued, “The use of ‘broadcast accident’ has been over-used
these days. The ‘mistakes’ that singers made during live broadcast like
forgetting their lyrics have been called ‘broadcast accidents’. The
real ‘broadcast accidents’ are those which had the production flustered
Meanwhile, on March 12 some of the special appearance on the show
includes Epik High and F.cuz.