Starship Reveals Plans To Launch New Girl Group This Year + Jang Won Young And An Yu Jin Reportedly Part Of Lineup
Starship Entertainment is getting ready to debut a new girl group this year, and the lineup may include former IZ*ONE members Jang Won Young and An Yu Jin!
On August 22, Star News reported that Jang Won Young and An Yu Jin will be re-debuting as part of Starship Entertainment’s upcoming girl group that is scheduled to debut within the second half of this year. According to the report, the rest of the members will be composed of other teenaged Starship Entertainment trainees, but the name of the group, number of members, and group concept have not been decided yet.
A source from Starship Entertainment confirmed to YTN Star, “We are preparing to launch a new girl group in the second half of this year.” The source added, “Though we are aiming for the second half of the year, we cannot confirm the details with you. We ask for your understanding.” They did not share a comment on whether Jang Won Young and An Yu Jin will be part of the new group.
Jang Won Young placed No. 1 on on Mnet’s 2018 survival show “Produce 48,” while An Yu Jin placed No. 5. Both debuted as part of the project girl group IZ*ONE, which disbanded in April 2021.
An Yu Jin is currently an MC on SBS’s “Inkigayo.” Watch the music show below!