Hyunmi, veteran singer, dies at 85

Singer Hyunmi [JOONGANG ILBO]

Hyunmi, a veteran singer most known for her 1962 song "Night Fog," has died aged 85.

She was found on the floor of her home in Yongsan District, central Seoul, at 9:37 a.m. Tuesday by the president of her fan club, according to media reports. She was taken to a nearby hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Hyunmi, whose real name is Kim Myung-seon, made her debut in 1957.