On August 30, KINGDOM announced the addition of a new member named Hwon.
This comes after the group announced the sudden departure of Chiwoo in May of this year. The idol left his group and terminated his contract with his agency too.
Since the group’s concept revolves around how each member representing a different king in history. Chiwoo was the youngest member of the group, his departure was expected to change the group’s concept. With the addition of the new member, he’s expected to take over his spot.
This was followed by a comeback announcement on September 2, the group will release their 5th mini-album History of Kingdom: Part V. Louis on October 5 at 6PM KST.