After the news, Ilhoon expressed, "It's my first time as a radio DJ, so I'm very nervous and worried. However, I'm lucky that I'll be following Eunkwang's footsteps. I'll do my best."
Ilhoon previously stepped in as a temporary host of MBC every1's 'Weekly Idol'. 'Idol Radio' is described as the first radio show focused on idol content, and fans can tune in through the Naver V app and Weibo.