Notorious Kpop producer Shinsadong Tiger has passed away

On February 23rd, it was reported that Shinsadong Tiger was found deceased in his studio. TR Entertainment has confirmed the news stating.

As this news came suddenly, we are currently confirming the specific details.

Once we have sorted everything out, we will provide information regarding funeral arrangements and other details.

Lee Ho-yang, also known as Shinsadong Tiger, was a talented producer who created hits such as “Roly Poly” for T-ara, “Up & Down” by EXID, “Bboom Bboom” for Momoland, and Apink’s “NoNoNo,” among many others. In 2011, he founded the company AB Entertainment and played a significant role in debuting EXID. His latest project was the group TRI.BE. As news of his passing continues to spread, the group has halted their promotions for their latest release, “Diamond.

May we take this time to remember and celebrate the amazing body of work Shinsadong Tiger has left behind. May this legend rest in peace.

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Sarah is the founder and content manager of TokkiStar. She has been a K-pop fan since the age of 13 but began as a J-pop fan at 11. Some of her favorite groups include SHINee, Wonder Girls, Red Velvet, SVT, WJSN, NCT, Day6, The Rose, and SNSD. She is currently anticipating the day Pristin reunites.