Update: iKON Officially Signs With 143 Entertainment Following Departure From YG
Updated January 1 KST:
iKON has found a new home!
On January 1, iKON’s six members Bobby, Kim Jinhwan, Song Yunhyeong, Kim Donghyuk, Goo Junhoe, and Jung Chanwoo all signed with 143 Entertainment.
iKON shared, “The members came together with the continuation of group activities as the top priority, and our thoughts aligned with 143 Entertainment, the company of Producer DM who we have interacted with musically for a long time.” The members added, “We will continue iKON’s music more passionately to repay the warm support and love you have given us until now.”
iKON may be continuing group activities with a new agency!
Following news of iKON’s departure from YG Entertainment on December 30, industry representatives reported that all six members of iKON will be signing with 143 Entertainment to continue activities as a group.
In response to the reports, a source from 143 Entertainment clarified, “Nothing specific has been confirmed yet. We are under discussion regarding various aspects.”
143 Entertainment was founded by producer Digital Masta in 2020. The agency houses artists including LIMELIGHT and Kep1er members Mashiro and Yeseo.
Stay tuned for updates!