Find How Much I.O.I Earned Last Year
Hyo Kyung Kim, Jan. 6, 2017, 8:58 a.m.
According to recent reports, k pop girl group I.O.I has earned over W10 billion or abour $8.5 Million from their promotions. The project girl group began officially promoting under the name IOI last April, and will be disbanding this January, after their domestic farewell concerts 'Time Slip - IOI' taking place from January 20-22. IOI's earnings will be distributed as such: 25% will go to CJ E&M, the creator of 'Produce 101', 25% will go to YMC Entertainment
I.O.I is a South Korean girl group formed by CJ E&M through the 2016 reality show Produce 101 on Mnet. The group is composed of eleven members chosen from a pool of 101 trainees from various entertainment companies: Lim Na-young, Kim Chung-ha, Kim Se-jeong, Jung Chae-yeon, Zhou Jieqiong, Kim So-hye, Yu Yeon-jung, Choi Yoo-jung, Kang Mi-na, Kim Do-yeon and Jeon So-mi. They debuted on May 4, 2016 with the mini-album Chrysalis, and are expected to actively promote either as a whole or as sub-units before returning to their respective agencies.