SEVENTEEN’s Joshua And Hoshi To Skip Upcoming Concerts In The U.S. Due To COVID-19 Diagnosis

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SEVENTEEN’s Joshua And Hoshi have tested positive for COVID-19.

On August 28, PLEDIS Entertainment issued a statement via Weverse to announce to fans that the two idols will be skipping some concerts in the U.S. after testing positive for the virus.

You can read the statement below!

This is PLEDIS Entertainment.
We would like to provide you with some information regarding COVID-19 diagnosis of SEVENTEEN members JOSHUA and HOSHI and their future activities.

JOSHUA and HOSHI experienced mild nasal congestion and cough on August 27 (ET) and preemptively took COVID-19 tests, and the test results returned as positive. They are currently under self-quarantine and treatment in Washington, D.C., USA.

All other SEVENTEEN members are not experiencing any symptoms.

The upcoming concerts will be held without any changes in the schedule. However, in compliance with the local preventive guidelines, 11 members will be participating in the Washington, D.C. show on Sunday, August 28 (the U.S. local time) and the Atlanta show on Tuesday, August 30 (the U.S. local time) without JOSHUA and HOSHI.

We will continue to provide support for the rapid recovery of JOSHUA and HOSHI, placing our highest priority on the health and safety of our artists. We will also continue to fully cooperate with the requests and guidelines of healthcare authorities. Thank you.”

Wishing them a speedy recovery.

By Kevin Miller

My name is Kevin Miller and I am responsible for writing Kpop content on I have been a fan of Kpop since 2014 and I am a multi-stan

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