BOL4 member Ahn Ji Young will be taking hiatus due to health issues, and she will be focusing on treatment for anxiety.
On November 11, the agency of BOL4, Shofar Music, released an official statement regarding the health of Ahn Ji Young.
Symptoms getting worse
Due to Ahn Ji Young’s health and anxiety symptoms getting worse, she visited a medical center specialist during the first half of the year.
Since then, Ahn Ji Young has been receiving treatment through prescribed medication and psychotherapy.
However, recently, as her symptoms worsened, Shofar Music decided that it would be difficult for her to perform in the group activities as usual for the time being. It may be more difficult for her to promote her single album titled Filmlet.
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The utmost priority
The agency is considering the health of their artists, and it is their utmost priority ever since. They decided to let her rest and focus on her treatment.
The agency also plans to postpone her promotions until she can fully recover from what she is going through.
The agency extends their apology to the fans and everyone for the concern of the sudden news. They hope that people would refrain from making false speculation and misinformation about her health or promotions.
The agency would do its best for Ahn Ji Young to recover with her health. They ask to continue to support her warmly until she returns in good health.
BOL4 tops Melon Music Awards 2020
Moreover, Melon announced the nominees for Melon Music Awards 2020 (MMA 2020) Top 10. The list includes BOL4 together with the other popular K-pop groups. The award-giving body also announced the other 30 nominees running for this year’s Top 10.
The eligible artists have released music from November 30, 2019, until November 10, 2020. Melon chose the nominees by Melon Popularity Award results from the Melon weekly charts and votes.
This came along with artists who were additionally selected by the download and streaming counts in Melon.
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