YG Entertainment has responded to the rumors regarding the debut cancellation of Ahyeon, who was selected as a final member of YG’s new girl group BABYMONSTER.
On the 15th of November, a media outlet reported that BABYMONSTER will debut as a six-member group excluding Ahyeon. The media outlet that initially reported this said the idol left due to personal reasons. They also added that there is a possibility that Ahyeon will join BABYMONSTER in the future, but she will not be able to debut together with the group at the moment.
In response, YG Entertainment stated to OSEN on the 15th, “We will inform you later.” Shocking fans with their response. To another news outlet, YG said they would release a position later.
Previously, it was alleged that Ahyeon is not debuting with the group but YG came out with a statement assuring fans she’s still part of the lineup.
BABYMONSTER is a multinational group launched by YG Entertainment, who is debuting a girl group for the first time in seven years since BLACKPINK. The group consists of members from Korea, Thailand, Japan, etc., and they have been attracting attention in the global music market even before their debut, as they possess outstanding vocal, dance, rap, and visual abilities.
With the confirmed debut date set for the 27th amidst growing anticipation, BABYMONSTER is heightening the expectations of K-pop fans. The agency has been releasing individual members teasers.