B.O.Y’s Song Yuvin has officially terminated his contract with The Music Works. In their official statement, the agency also announced Song Yuvin’s military enlistment and the agency’s decision to conclude B.O.Y’s activities. Song Yuvin and Kim Kookheon participated in Produce X 101 in 2019 in which they were placed 16 and 21 respectively. Following this, the former MYTEEN members officially debuted on January 7, 2020 with their first mini-album, ‘Phase One: You’.
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Hello, this is The Music Works Entertainment.
First of all, we’d like to thank the fans who loved our artist Song Yu Vin.
After a long discussion with him, we decided to respect his decision to join the military and agreed to terminate his exclusive contract early.
It was not an easy choice for both sides, but we wanted to respect the artist’s opinion.
We sincerely thank Song Yu Vin for doing his best during the six and a half years he’s been with The Music Works Entertainment since 2015, and we will fully support his future.
We would also like to express our gratefulness to both domestic and foreign fans for their generous support for Song Yu Bin’s activities.
In addition, after much deliberation, we decided to wrap up B.O.Y’s activities.
We’d like to apologize to the fans for the sudden news.
We wish Song Yuvin and Kim Kookheon all the very best in their future endeavours!
Written By Contributory Writer – Ileeka