B1A4 switches to a 3-member group with CNU, Sandeul, Gongchan# K-POP 2018.11.19 View : 3276
On November 16, WM Entertainment stated, "We have been discussing B1A4's future in various directions with Jinyoung and BARO, but we concluded that it is difficult to maintain a 5-member group due to the circumstances."
WM emphasized, "We decided to maintain B1A4 as a 3-member group including CNU, Sandeul and Gongchan. However, we will not rule out the possibility of forming a 5-member group again in the future and continue to discuss for it."
"We are sorry to deliver sad news, and we will be unsparing of our support for CNU, Sandeul and Gongchan so that B1A4 will return with better music and performance."
Previously, Jinyoung and BARO left WM Entertainment when their contract expired as of June 30. The remaining members renewed their contracted.
Jinyoung signed with a newly established agency Link8 Entertainment, and BARO signed with HODU&U.
[Image source: WM Entertainment]