The BIGBANG maknae has an eye for talent.
During the press conference held for JTBC’s upcoming survival program “MIXNINE,” the BIGBANG member revealed that he knew IU and Suzy would become successful.
“I’ve been a part of BIGBANG for 11 years. I don’t think there are many idol groups who promoted this long.”
About IU and Suzy he said,
“During my time as a BIGBANG member I saw a lot of singers who became big stars. I saw IU and Suzy when they were trainees and knew they would make it big. I think its really possible to see star potential in people.”
He also talked about being a judge on the new survival program, he added,
“While being a judge on the program, I thought to myself several times, ‘Wow! This participant will become a star one day.’ I think people have low expectations of survival programs but they will change their mind once they tune in to see the first episode airing this Sunday.” .
“MIXNINE” has aired its first episode on October 29 at 4:50 p.m. KST.