Jo Kwon part ways with JYP Entertainment after 16 years!
Yumi Kim , Sept. 22, 2017, 10:07 a.m.
Jo Kwon and JYP Entertainment have parted ways. After 16 years of working together they have decided to go their separate ways. According to insiders, Jo Kwon and the agency have been discussing the contract expiration date for quite a while. After much consideration, both parties have decided to part ways and Jo Kwon will be looking for a new company.
Once source said, "Jo Kwon was with JYP Entertainment since 2001, during which he spent the first 7 years as a trainee, and then promoted for the past 9 years after he debuted in 2008. Recently, he and the company spoke about the direction of his career and after doing so, he has decided to start fresh. Although it was a difficult decision as his heart has been with the company for so long, the two parties decided to cheer each other on in their future activities."
All 2AM members have now left JYP Entertainment to start their second chapters in the entertainment industry. Jo Kwon took to Instagram to let fans know about his decision.
We wish Jo Kwon a happy new start!