K-Pop idol group WINNER’s Kang Seung Yoon will be partially absent from new album promotions due to an ankle injury. Below is the official statement.
Hello, this is YG Entertainment. We would like to inform you about WINNER Kang Seung Yoon’s ankle injury. His ankle felt uncomfortable during the performance of the guerrilla event, ‘HOLIDAY IN THE CITY’, on July 10 and visited a nearby hospital immediately after t he event to conduct a detailed examination.
As a result of the examination, they confirmed that it was an ankle ligament injury, and although there was no difficulty in daily life, the doctor diagnosed the need for stability for the time being. As a result, WINNER will be taking a break from this week’s music shows that requires performance.
However, Kang has a strong will to keep his promise to the fans, so we have decided to proceed wit some schedules with minimal movement. We will discuss appearing on music shows in the future depending on the artist’s recovery status, so we would appreciate fans’ understanding. We deeply thank fans for the supper and love of their new album and we will do our best to keep the health and safety of our artists as our first priority. Thank you.