Although JYP Entertainment has debuted many successful artists, the company has also been known to have let go of several of the industry’s top stars as well.
And while fans have all heard about how the agency released top singers such as IU and SISTAR‘s Hyorin, the company’s founder and majority shareholder Park Jin Young revealed a surprising secret. According to the businessman and singer, he was unaware that EXID‘s Hani used to be a JYP Entertainment trainee, and was quite surprised when he saw her now infamous fancam.
Koreaboo has collected reactions from Netizens who commented on the original article from our Korean source. The below comments are the most popular comments at the time of this article being published.
[ +241 / -28] JYP’s workers are the problem.. IU and other hidden gems went through JYP
[ +143 / -6] It isn’t a system of CEO taking care of trainees so I understand
[ +120 / -4] It is impossible for the CEO to take care of each trainees.. He does producing and work as an artist as well. The workers take care of trainees.
Source: Sports Chosun