JYP Entertainment recently announced the current health situation of TWICE Jeongyeon, who has been experiencing psychological anxiety since October last year.
On Aug. 18, JYP Entertainment, posted an official statement on TWICE Fan's, announcing Jeongyeon's health status. Fans of the girl group have started trending a few hashtags related to the female idol on Twitter to show their love and support for her.
TWICE Jeongyeon's Current Health Situation Revealed
Based on the post about Jeongyeon's health status, JYP Entertainment said that the "Alcohol-Free" singer is currently suffering from panic and psychological anxiety disorders.
They added that although TWICE Jeongyeon has been taking measures for recovery while completing group schedules in the past months, her health is the most important issue.
Hence, JYP Entertainment took the time to examine various angles including the opinions of professional medical institutions. The agency has then decided to give TWICE member Jeongyeon sufficient time to focus on her recovery and rest.
JYPE further stated that they discussed Jeongyeon's current health situation with the artist herself and the other TWICE members. As a result, they have agreed that Jeongyeon will not be participating in the upcoming schedule of the group for the time being.
The agency went on to say that they will provide the best procedures to help improve TWICE Jeongyeon's health status within enough amount of time.
"We kindly ask for your love and support for Jeongyeon's full recovery. Thank you." JYP Entertainment concluded.
TWICE's fans, generally called ONCE, showed their support for Jeongyeon through Twitter, where they started trending the hashtags "#GetWellSoonJeongyeon," and "#WeLoveYouJeongyeon."
This will be the second time that TWICE member Jeongyeon will be on hiatus. She initially took a break from group activities from October 2020 until January 2021 as she was experiencing psychological anxiety at that time.
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Because of this, Jeongyeon was unable to participate in TWICE's comeback with their second full-length album "Eyes Wide Open," which was released on Oct. 26.
On Jan. 31 this year, TWICE Jeongyeon then made a surprise appearance at the 30th Seoul Music Awards, where TWICE performed and received a "Bonsang" (Main Award).
She continued taking part in TWICE's activities in the following months, including in their latest comeback with their tenth mini-album, "Taste of Love," dropped on June 11.
TWICE also made a Japanese comeback with their third full-length album "Perfect World." Only eight members of the group were seen promoting this album, signaling that Jeongyeon might be getting some rest.
Wishing TWICE Jeongyeon a speedy recovery!
TWICE's Albums Enter Gaon Album Charts for July 2021 + Achieves their 3rd Album Certified 2x Platinum
In other news, three recent TWICE albums continuously rank on the Gaon Album Chart even after months since it was released.
On the Gaon Album Chart for July 2021, TWICE's "Taste of Love" took the No. 33 spot with 14,076 more copies sold. A total of 536,952 copies of the album has been sold as of July.
"Taste of Love" has also received a 2x platinum certification from Gaon after selling more than 500,000 copies all in all. It is the group's third album to do so, following "Eyes Wide Open" and "MORE & MORE."
Sitting at No. 96 is TWICE's "MORE & MORE" with 4,379 more copies. Overall, 519,367 copies of the album have been sold as of the past month.
Finally, TWICE's "Eyes Wide Open" claimed the No. 98 spot with 4,296 more copies sold. The overall number of copies sold is about to reach 600,000.
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Written by Mhaliya Scott