SM Entertainment confirmed that Key and Minho from SHINee will enlist this year.

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On Thursday, a representative from SM Entertainment stated that both Key and Minho are planning to join the military during the first half of the year. Further, according to officials, Key applied for a position in the military band and is currently awaiting a response.

Notably, they will be the next members from the group to enlist after leader Onew began service last year. With enlistment looming ever near, the members have focused on solo activities.

Key, in particular, has grown a bit as an artist by releasing his first full-length solo album Face last November. Moreover, he also held a solo concert and made an appearance in the movie Hit-and-Run Squad. Likewise, Minho recently finished filmed for the movie The Battle of Jansari.

Additionally, starting in South Korea on February 16, a series of fan meetings will be held in Tokyo, Bangkok, and Taipei ending in early March ahead of their enlistment.

Now, many are paying attention to how they will spend their time leading up to the beginning of their military service. Moreover, many fans want to know what Taemin, the youngest member of the group will place to do after the rest of the members have enlisted.




Translated by O.C