He'll be joining soon
19 Mar 2019 - 9:39 AM  UPDATED 21 Mar 2019 - 12:45 PM

UPDATE: It's been confirmed that SHINee's Minho will be enlisting in the marine corps. The idol's application has been accepted, and he will be enlisting on April 15.

Prior to his enlistment, he'll release the song "I'm Home" via SM STATION, on March 28 at 6PM KST.

Minho is the third SHINee member to enlist following Onew and Key. Meanwhile fellow member Taemin recently completed a string of stadium concerts in Seoul.


SHINee's Minho is preparing for his military enlistment, with news that he's currently awaiting the results from his application to join the marine corps.

He has already passed the first round of examinations and went through the interview and physical exam process. SM Entertainment confirmed: "It is true that SHINee's Minho applied for the Marine Corps. He is currently awaiting the results".

If he passes, he will enlist in April. 

In the meantime, Minho has announced his first solo song, "I'm Home", to be released via SM STATION on March 28 at 6PM KST. Check out his intro for it below.

He's the final member of SHINee to release solo music, and the second-last to join the military. He's also completed filming for the tentatively titled feature film Jangsari 9.15, which will be released after his enlistment. Minho is currently meeting fans through his fan-meet tour The Best Choi's Minho before enlisting.


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