Yang Hyun Suk, the founding father of YG Entertainment, has personally addressed of the considerations and questions that followers of YG artists have had.
On May 25, Yang Hyun Suk took to YG Life to present trustworthy replies to questions followers have had about BIGBANG’s hiatus, WINNER and iKON’s future music releases, and BLACKPINK’s comeback.
Regarding the query of whether or not he’s involved about BIGBANG’s hiatus as they serve within the military, Yang Hyun Suk replied that the hiatus doesn’t really feel very lengthy to him because the 4 members who’re at the moment within the military, apart from youngest member Seungri, will likely be discharged by the top of 2019. Praising BIGBANG, he acknowledged, “It’s tough and uncommon for a dance group to remain related for 10 years, nevertheless it’s globally unprecedented for a gaggle to improve yearly and acquire extra recognition as time goes by, as BIGBANG did.” He concluded by sharing his hopes for BIGBANG to stick with followers for a very long time and hold being a very good instance and function mannequin for juniors to look as much as.
Yang Hyun Suk additionally spoke of whether or not WINNER and iKON will likely be releasing new songs this 12 months. Both teams have seen nice success in 2018 with their title tracks “Everyday” and “Love Scenario” respectively, and their followers are curious to know whether or not the teams will return quickly. The head of YG replied that he sees lot of potential for progress for each teams as they’re able to write loads of their personal music and their most up-to-date albums have been stable releases. He acknowledged, “Since each teams are busily engaged on new songs regardless of their busy schedules, I believe we’ll have the ability to share some excellent news on the finish of this 12 months.”
Finally, Yang Hyun Suk responded to questions many followers have had about BLACKPINK’s long-awaited comeback. He admitted that BLACKPINK’s hiatus has been too lengthy, and introduced that the girl group’s subsequent launch will likely be their first mini album on June 15. He raised anticipation for their return as he acknowledged that he believes that they have been capable of create an album with a high quality that displays the period of time that has been invested into it, and added, “We anticipate that BLACKPINK will have the ability to persistently launch new songs and promote new releases ranging from June till the top of this 12 months.”
With Yang Hyun Suk addressing among the important questions that followers have had, we hope to see extra from YG artists in 2018!