The 2022 Genie Music Awards will also proceed without a live broadcast following the Itaewon tragedy.
Previously, The 2022 Genie Music Awards announced the cancellation of the Red Carpet ceremony in light of the national mourning period for Itaewon’s tragedy.
Then, the award show followed up with another statement via their official social media accounts, the live broadcast has also been canceled. Instead, a recorded version of the show will air later. The event will be held in a quiet and calm manner out of respect. The airing schedule for the event will be announced at a later date.
Meanwhile, a massive crowd crush accident took place in Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul on October 29. Accordingly, the government declared a national mourning period from October 30 to November 5.
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