THE BOYZ Cancels Concert & Younghoon, Haknyeon Injured, Will Not Appear In ‘Kingdom’ Finale
Mnet's finale for "Kingdom: Legendary War" is really close and both fans and netizens are stoked for the final rankings and the explosive performances. But unfortunately, one of the participants will not be at full strength as two members are confirmed to sit out.
THE BOYZ's agency, Cre.ker Entertainment, confirms that both Haknyeon and Younghoon are not going to be fully part of THE BOYZ's finale performance in the highly anticipated ending for Mnet's "Kingdom: Legendary War."
As of writing this article, three days ago on the 26th of May, Cre.ker Entertainment dropped an official announcement saying that Haknyeon has been diagnosed with a herniated disc right after the K-pop idol mentioned pain in his back.
Moreover, THE BOYZ's Younghoon, who also was not able to be part of THE BOYZ's performance in the third round of Mnet's "Kingdom" due to a surgery, will also be completely not be part of THE BOYZ's finale performance in Mnet's "Kingdom: Legendary War."
Cre.ker Entertainment released the following statement:
"Hello, this is Cre.ker Entertainment.
Here is an announcement with regards to Haknyeon's back pain.
Last week, Haknyeon went on to develop symptoms of back pain. After visiting a hospital, he underwent a thorough examination and was then diagnosed with a herniated disc.
Haknyeon's everyday activities will not be hindered by his condition. But in accordance with the doctor's opinion, he will stop doing excessive movement for around a week and he will also temporarily be avoiding strenuous movements, focusing on his treatment and recovery.
Thus, Younghoon and Haknyeon will only be participating in a part of THE BOYZ's finale performance on Mnet's "Kingdom." THE BOYZ will also no longer participate in the event that was scheduled for the 29th of May.
We will do our best to ensure that they will soon be able to greet fans in good health.
We ask for fans' generous understanding.
In addition, THE BOYZ's agency, Cre.ker Entertainment also confirmed that THE BOYZ will not be able to perform in the "Red Angel Concert." THE BOYZ were supposedly going to attend the event on the 29th of May.