Jonghyun's passing in December of last year came as a huge shock to fans across the world, and it seems he left behind an album. On January 19, SM Entertainment announced Jonghyun's album 'Poet | Artist' would be released on the 24th, while the tracks and special music video will be revealed online on the 23rd. Profits from the 'Poet | Artist' will go to Jonghyun's mother as well as to those in need.
The label also posted the below message, which is as follows:
"Hello. This is SM Entertainment. We're letting fans who loved Jonghyun and his music know about his album release. We'll be revealing the album Jonghyun worked on last year, which was planned to be released in the new year. Jonghyun's album 'Poet | Artist' will be released online on January 23 at 12PM KST, while the physical album will be released on the 24th. The MV will be released along with the digital release. We hope that Jonghyun's heart is received by you all as he loved music more than anyone else and communicated through music. All the sales from the album will be given to Jonghyun's mother as well as to those in need. Thank you."