It’s now been three years since WINNER made their debut!
August 17 is WINNER’s 3rd anniversary, after having made their debut with the album “2014 S/S” in August of 2014, and later staging their first music show performance on “Inkigayo” on August 17. The group has gone on to release a mini album, two single albums, and more, with their recent single “Our Twenty For” being a huge hit.
Through YG Entertainment, the WINNER members said to fans, “We’re always grateful for all your love. We’ll repay that by always showing you a good image. We remember every single moment we’ve spent together with our fans in the days that have led to our third anniversary.”
“This is the most precious anniversary for us so far,” they continued. “We’ve learned and grown a lot over the past three years. This is the start. We want to do everything with our fans together in the future.”
Kang Seung Yoon posted to his Instagram to celebrate the big day with fans. He wrote, “If I look back on the past three years, I think I was just always only looking forward as I worked hard and ran ahead! It’s been a very eventful three years, but to our Inner Circle who have always been behind us, believing in us and following us, being together with us, and lighting up our youth! Thank you!”
He continued, “I’ll work hard so that WINNER and Inner Circle’s every moment together in the future too will be a blue spring day!”
Kim Jin Woo posted on their anniversary with the caption in English, “I love you thank you.”
Lee Seung Hoon also showed his love on Instagram, with the hashtags in Korean reading, “Third anniversary,” “Congratulations,” and “Giving a heart.”
Song Mino shared a photo of himself with the caption, “WINNER 3rd anniversary. Thank you. We’ll show you a good image, with the mind that this is now the start! I love you.”
WINNER’s official Instagram shared a picture of the guys, with a caption in which they thanked their fans for everything over the years.
[FOROURCIRCLE] 과거에 어떤 소설가는 ‘사랑한다’ 는 말이 수줍어 ‘오늘 달이 참 밝네요’ 라는 말로 사랑을 표현했다고 하더라구요? 아끼고 좋아하는 마음을 표현하는 여러가지의 방법들이 있지만, 이렇게 우리만의 방법으로 마음을 주고 받을 수 있는 사람들과 공간이 있다는 것에 감사해 지는 날입니다? 그렇게 우리는 조금씩 다른 누구도 넘볼 수 없는 견고한 "우리다움" 을 만들어 가고 있다고 생각해요? 더불어 우리의 시작이었던 '간절히 원하는 것을 이루는 일' 말인데요. 여러분들 덕분에 저희도 해냈으니, 우리 인서들은 어디서든 더 잘 해 낼 수 있을 거에요! 위너를 #위너 로 만들어 준 #박인서 하나하나의 삶 가운데에서, 모두모두 #위너 가 되었으면 해요. 오늘의 우리를 있게 해 준 #OURCIRCLE ! 우리의 #주인공 ! 고맙고 또 고마워요!?? #우리가지내온시간들이 #행복의부메랑이되어줄거에요 #YOON #JINU #HOONY #MINO #WINNER #INNERCIRCLE #WINNERCITY #TEAMWINNER
In addition, YG Entertainment founder Yang Hyun Suk posted on Instagram to wish the group a happy anniversary, and also added in the caption, “Let’s go for putting out a new song one more time this year.”
Happy anniversary, WINNER!