The state of MONSTA X contract renewals is finally out!
On August 8, Starship Entertainment released a statement to announce that five of the six members have renewed their contracts with their agency. However, I.M has decided to leave the agency.
Shownu, Minhyuk, Kihyun, Hyungwon, and Jooheon renewed their contracts with the label. In regards to I.M, he will leave the agency but remain a part of the group. They have come to a mutual agreement with the idol to carry on group activities regardless of what agency he chooses.
They expressed their gratitude to I.M who had been with them thus far and wished him the best for his future.
Along with the announcement, Starship revealed that MONSTA X has concluded their break of one month and that they are preparing to greet fans with various diverse group and individual activities.
MONSTA X debuted in 2015. They have been active as five members since Shownu is in the military.