The Full List Of Kpop Idols Who Tested Positive For COVID-19 In 2022

Below is a comprehensive list of all the kpop idols who tested positive for COVID-19 in 2022.

The list will also update once an idol recovers from the virus or another kpop idol or singer is diagnosed with it.

Note 1: if we failed to mention an idol please let us know in the comment section so we can add them.

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Related: [THE FULL LIST] Kpop Idols Who Tested Positive For COVID-19 in 2020 and 2021


On January 26, her agency Bridge Entertainment released a statement to announce that the singer tested positive. This happened while she waited for the recording of KBS 2TV’s “Yoo Hee Yeol’s Sketchbook” on January 25. She was notified she came in contact with a confirmed case on her current show “Double Trouble.” She immediately suspended her schedule and underwent PCR testing. The results came out positive on January 26.

Recovery status: recovering

THE Boyz’s Younghoon

On January 26, IST Entertainment shared that Younghoon was also diagnosed with COVID-19.

Despite initially testing negative on January 25 morning, the members self-quarantined, Younghoon preemptively took a PCR test on the afternoon of January 25 and was notified the results came out positive.

Recovery status: recovering

WEi’s Kim Dong Han, Yoo Yong Ha, And Kang Seok Hwa

On January 25, OUI Entertainment officially announced that three members of the group tested positive for the virus while Jang Dae Hyeon, Kim Yo Han, and Kim Jun Seo were still waiting on their results.

Recovery status: recovering

iKON’s Junhoe and TREASURE’s Yoshi

On January 25, YG stated that while initially, Junhoe tested negative on January 22, he took a test again two days later after getting a mild sore throat. The results came out positive on January 25. TREASURE member Yoshi, whose PCR test results came out positive, will also be self-quarantined and treated at home.

Recovery status: recovering


On January 24, THE BOYZ’s agency IST Entertainment announced through the group’s official fan cafe that Eric has tested positive for COVID-19.

Recovery status: recovering

WINNER’s Lee Seunghoon

The news was shared via an official statement by YG Entertainment on January 24. The agency stated that the idol has tested positive for the virus today. He’s taken a PCR test to get the results, his other fellow members Kang Seungyoon, Kim Jinwoo, Song Mino all tested negative. YG says Lee Seunghoon is fully vaccinated and is in good health, he’s asymptomatic.

Recovery status: recovering

iKON’s Jinhwan, Yunhyeong, And Donghyuk

On January 23, YG Entertainment released an official statement to announce the group is halting its activities following 3 members’ positive diagnosis. Jinhwan, Yunhyeong, and Donghyuk felt flu-like symptoms and tested for the virus, after the results came out positive, the members self-quarantined.

Recovery status: recovering

Super Junior’s Eunhyuk

On January 20, Label SJ released an official statement to announce that the idol has taken a rapid antigen detection test for COVID-19 for precautionary reasons and the results came out positive. Thus, he followed up with PCR test which gives an accurate diagnosis. Later, it was confirmed that Eunhyuk had tested positive.

Recovery status: recovering

EPEX members Wish, A-Min, & Jeff

On January 18, EPEX’s agency confirmed that three members tested positive for the virus after member A-Min began showcasing light symptoms of a sore throat.

Recovery status: recovering

Four Members Of OMEGA X

On January 9, OMEGA X’s agency SPIRE Entertainment officially announced that several members of the group have tested positive for the virus, as a result, all the staff and members are currently getting tested and waiting for their results.

On January 18, the agency released a new statement to confirm the four idols have fully recovered and will be returning to activities.

Recovery status: recovered

Wishing all of these idols a speedy recovery!