Moonbin Dies: Singer With South Korean Boy Band Astro
South Korean Singer Moonbin Found Dead at Home
Moonbin, a member of the South Korean boy band Astro, was found dead at his home in Seoul on Wednesday, April 19, 2023. He was 25 years old.
The cause of death has not been released, but police are investigating.
Moonbin was born in Seoul on January 26, 1998. He debuted as a member of Astro in 2016. The group has released four studio albums and has toured extensively.
Moonbin was a popular member of Astro and was known for his dancing and singing skills. He was also a successful actor, appearing in several television dramas.
His death has been met with an outpouring of grief from fans and fellow celebrities.
“I’m so sorry to hear about Moonbin’s passing,” said fellow K-pop star IU. “He was such a talented and kind person. My thoughts are with his family and friends.”
“I’m heartbroken by the news of Moonbin’s death,” said Astro’s manager. “He was a bright light and a joy to be around. He will be deeply missed.”
A funeral for Moonbin will be held on Saturday, April 22, 2023. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made to a charity in Moonbin’s name.
Fans Mourn the Death of Moonbin
Fans of Moonbin have taken to social media to mourn his death.
“I can’t believe Moonbin is gone,” tweeted one fan. “He was such a talented and kind person. I’m so heartbroken.”
“I’m in shock,” tweeted another fan. “Moonbin was such a bright light. I’ll never forget him.”
“My heart is broken,” tweeted a third fan. “Moonbin was such a talented and kind person. He will be deeply missed.”
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