Ahead of their official comeback, Shinhwa leader Eric will be heading over to Shanghai on the 6th to steal the hearts of their fans in China. Eric has a fan meet-and-greet scheduled for the 7th at Shanghai’s City Theater. This is the first time he will be visiting his Chinese fans after being discharged from the military.
One of Eric’s representatives informed OSEN on the 4th, “He will be heading over to China on the 6th to hold his fan meet-and-greet, and will most likely return on the 8th. He will once again focus on preparing for Shinhwa’s comeback upon returning to Korea.”
Shinhwa has always had a strong fan base in Korea, and Eric’s visit is expected the further heighten the fans’ anticipation for their comeback.
Shinhwa now has their own company, ShinHwa Company, and their full-length 10th album is scheduled to be released on their 14th anniversary, March 24, 2012. This is the first album to be released after all the members fulfilled their military obligations, and therefore the fans are all-the-more eager for the album to drop. The boys are also planning an Asia Tour to visit with their fans in the near future.
In related news, the singer was cast in the hit series KBS ‘Spy Myungwol‘, and is the leader of his group as well as the head of ShinHwa Company.