SF9 have all tested negative for the coronavirus following a dancer on Kingdom‘s positive test, however member Yoo Taeyang will self isolate as he was determined to be a close contact.
FNC Entertainment announced that SF9 all tested negative for the coronavirus after getting tested for precautionary measures after a dancer on Kingdom received a positive test result.
Hello, this is FNC Entertainment.
We would like to inform you that SF9 conducted preemptive Covid-19 tests on May 6, and all the SF9 members and staff tested negative.
After the test, SF9 member Yoo Taeyang was classified as a close contact of the positive case according to the contact tracing, and he will undergo self-isolation. The other members will undergo their regular schedules.
We apologize for the concern caused to our fans, who must have been worried. We will continue to prioritize the health of our artists and comply with the health authorities’ guidelines.
— FNC Entertainment
Earlier, it was revealed that a back up dancer on Kingdom tested positive for the Coronavirus. Due to the positive test, Mnet explained that all of the idol groups that are appearing on Kingdom as well as the show’s staff would be getting tested out of precaution. Stray Kids have also all tested negative.