LOONA is halting all schedules.
On July 10th, Blockberry Creative shared that a LOONA staff member tested positive for COVID-19. Although the members of LOONA then tested negative, all schedules are to be halted and all members are to self-quarantine.
Read the full statement below:
“This is Blockberry Creative.
“On July 9th, one of LOONA’s staff tested positive for COVID-19, and all members of LOONA and related staff proceeded with a PCR test as a preemptive measure.
“From the test results, all members of LOONA and related staff tested negative.
“Although until now no action has been taken by the health authorities, we have decided to suspend all activities for fourth mini-album “[&]” from today onward (July 10th) and have them self-quarantine for the prevention of the spread of COVID-19 and for the artists’ health and safety.
“In response, we will continue to take measures in accordance with the quarantine authorities’ guidelines and from now on we will decide whether we plan to resume future activities.
“We apologize for causing concern to Orbit and many people who might have been surprised by the sudden news.
“We will do our best continuing to thoroughly comply with the health authorities’ quarantine guidelines for the health and safety of our artists.”