Remaining 4 B.A.P Members Part Ways With TS Entertainment After Deciding To Not Renew Contracts
The four remaining member of B.A.P have all elected to not renew their contracts with agency TS Entertainment.
On February 18, the agency shared the news on B.A.P’s official fan cafe with a post titled, “Official statement regarding the future activities of B.A.P.” Their statement reads as follows:
Hello. This is TS Entertainment.
We would like to notify you that TS Entertainment’s exclusive contracts with B.A.P members Himchan, Daehyun, Youngjae, and Jongup have ended.
With the exclusive contracts that B.A.P members Himchan, Daehyun, Youngjae, and Jongup had with TS Entertainment ending, we have come to the agreement that they will not renew their contracts and will instead find their own paths.
We wish to sincerely thank all of the Korean and international fans who have sent their love to B.A.P members Himchan, Daehyun, Youngjae, and Jongup, and we hope you will continue to support them in the future.
With this announcement, all six members of B.A.P have now parted ways with TS Entertainment after deciding to not renew their contracts. The members had contracts that ended on different dates, leading to a staggered departure from the agency. First, it was announced in August 2018 that Bang Yong Guk would be leaving the agency, with Zelo following suit in December 2018.
We wish the members of B.A.P all the best in their future endeavors!