Monsta X Wonho’s Grandmother Passes Away
On January 24, 2018, Monsta X’s official Twitter account release a statement announcing that the scheduled V-Live broadcast would be cancelled for the day. The cancellation was due to the sudden passing of Monsta X member Wonho’s grandmother.
The notice asks for understanding and concludes with “Rest In Peace”.
몬스타엑스 멤버 원호군의 갑작스런 조모상으로 인하여,
금일 예정이었던 브이라이브 방송은 취소되었음을 알려드립니다.
이점 양해 부탁드립니다.
삼가 고인의 명복을 빕니다.
— 몬스타엑스_MONSTA X (@OfficialMonstaX) January 24, 2018
Fans flooded to the post showing support for him during the difficult time. Even those that didn’t quite understand the original post hunted through the comments for explanation and expressed their deepest condolences to the Monsta X member and his family.
It was also announced through their Fan Cafe that Wonho will not be attending the Seoul Music Awards alongside the other members in order to allow him to grieve with his family. The other members will be attending the awards as planned.