On May 26, reports revealed Wheesung's father Choi Gong Bok had passed away in the morning. His burial is set for the 28th in Ilsan. Fans may remember Wheesung previously appeared on KBS' 'Immortal Song' with his late father, and their collaboration was a major hit.
The singer is known to have told fans he came from humble beginnings, and he had great respect for his father, who worked as a taxi driver.
Wheesung is the head of his own agency 'Realslow Company', and he's currently appearing on the Mnet variety show 'The Call'.
Condolences to Wheesung and his family.