In an unfortunate turn of events, JYP Entertainment has officially announced that ITZY’s Lia will be taking a hiatus from her activities due to health concerns. The statement released by the entertainment agency provides insights into Lia’s health status and outlines the steps being taken for her recovery.
JYP Entertainment expressed their concern for Lia’s well-being, revealing that she is currently grappling with symptoms of tension and anxiety amidst her busy schedule. Following a diagnosis by a specialized doctor, Lia has been diagnosed with an anxiety disorder, prompting the decision to prioritize her health and well-being through focused treatment.
In collaboration with Lia and the ITZY members, it has been decided that Lia will be absent from the production of ITZY’s upcoming album and the group’s world tour schedules scheduled for January. This decision, though undoubtedly disappointing for fans, underscores the importance of prioritizing an artist’s mental and physical health.
To offer solace to fans during this period, JYP Entertainment has announced the release of the lyric video for Lia’s solo track “Blossom” today. The agency seeks the warm support and love of the fans during Lia’s hiatus and reassures that they will continue to dedicate their best efforts to ensure Lia’s full recovery.
The statement concludes with a heartfelt thank you to the fans who consistently show care and support for ITZY, emphasizing the importance of the fans’ role in the group’s journey. As Lia takes the necessary time for recuperation, the entire ITZY community rallies behind her, hopeful for a swift and complete recovery.