WOODZ To Leave Yuehua Entertainment + Reported To Join EDAM Entertainment
WOODZ (Cho Seung Youn) will be leaving Yuehua Entertainment.
On October 5, Yuehua Entertainment released an official statement regarding WOODZ’s departure from their company.
Hello. This is Yuehua Entertainment.
We want to convey our gratitude to those who always show lots of love for WOODZ.
We would like to inform you that our exclusive contract with WOODZ is set to expire at the end of October.
We have closely watched WOODZ’s passion for music from the day he debuted in a group to the present where he is partaking in activities as a solo artist. It was a meaningful time to be together with WOODZ as he grew into an all-rounder through constant challenges and effort.
We express our gratitude to WOODZ for embarking on this long journey with us, and we will support his new start to fulfill a different dream.
Please continue to show your love and support for WOODZ.
Following the news of his official departure, reports began to circulate stating that WOODZ will be signing with EDAM Entertainment, the label behind singer IU and actress Shin Se Kyung. It was reported that he will be joining EDAM Entertainment starting on October 19.
In response to the reports, a representative of EDAM Entertainment made an official statement, saying, “No decision has been made regarding WOODZ’s exclusive contract.”
WOODZ is a singer who debuted in the boy group UNIQ in 2014. He appeared on Mnet’s survival program “Produce X 101” in 2019 where he ranked fifth and debuted as a member of X1. Following the group’s disbandment, he has been promoting his music as a solo artist.