All 5 of the B1A4 members’ contracts with the company have expired as of June 30. After a lot dialogue over an extended time frame, Jinyoung and Baro have made the choice to go away WM Entertainment, whereas Sandeul, CNU, and Gongchan have renewed their contracts.
B1A4’s contracts initially expired on April 23, however have been extended short-term till the top of June as a way to totally talk about potential renewal.
On June 30, WM Entertainment introduced the information of Jinyoung and Baro’s departure, stating, “We will respect Jinyoung’s and Baro’s selections to stroll their personal paths as a way to pursue their goals. We sincerely assist them, who’ve determined to begin anew on their personal, and their new beginnings.”
In regards to the group’s future, WM Entertainment defined, “We will focus our vitality on restructuring B1A4. We will totally talk about the course of future actions with the members and decide. We will wholeheartedly give all of our assist and do our greatest for CNU’s, Sandeul’s, and Gongchan’s development. We may even do even higher for all of the followers who love and assist B1A4 unconditionally.”
The company concluded, “We need to sincerely apologize to the followers for worrying you all. We ask that you simply proceed to warmly love them as at all times and give your blessings to those B1A4 members who are standing in entrance of a brand new beginning line.”
B1A4 debuted in 2011 with “O.K,” and went on to launch many extra hits like “What’s Happening,” “Solo Day,” “Lonely,” “Baby Good Night,” and “A Lie.” Both Jinyoung and Baro even have risen as actors, starring in common dramas like “Moonlight Drawn by Clouds” and “Reply 1994” respectively. Jinyoung has made a reputation for himself as a songwriter as nicely, having composed for not solely his personal group, but in addition for I.O.I and Oh My Girl.