SEVENTEEN‘s The8 will unfortunately not participate in the upcoming concert held in Houston, Texas. Pledis Entertainment released a statement explaining that he will be sitting out due to health reasons.
They reassured fans that he has a common cold and is not suffering anything too concerning. The8 has been taken to a doctor and currently focusing on his health as the top priority.
He will return to join his members once he is feeling better.
SEVENTEEN is currently on their world tour and is scheduled to perform in Houston on January 15. The Houston leg will have two members missing as S.Coups is still on a hiatus due to anxiety.
Best wishes for The8’s fast and safe recovery!
Read Pledis’s full statement below:
Hello. this is PLEDIS ENTERTAINMENT.
We regret to announce that THE 8 will not be able to participate in today’s concert SEVENTEEN WORLD TOUR on January 15th (Wed) IN HOUSTON due to health reasons from a common cold.
Taking professional advice from a doctor, we’ve decided to take prior action to protect the artist’s health condition.
We would appreciate your understanding and sincerely apologize for the sudden news and inconvenience.
It is our utmost priority to ensure that THE 8 returns to meet fans in good health again soon.
— Pledis Entertainment