On June 12, it was reported Lim Jae Bum's wife and musical singer Song Nam Young (45) passed away after suffering from thyroid cancer.
During the time of his appearance on MBC's 'I Am a Singer' in 2011, Lim Jae Bum touched many hearts with the story about his wife fighting cancer. It was also revealed that the veteran singer decided to appear on the competition show to make his wife's surgery costs. After the end of 'I Am a Singer', Lim Jae Bum went on a hiatus to take care of his wife.
We offer our condolences to the family and hope she rests in peace.