JYP Entertainment has released a shocking new announcement!
Hours after DAY6 Jae announced via his Twitter account his plans to take a hiatus from DAY6’s group activities, the agency has released another statement to announce Jae is departing the group and the agency.
JYP Entertainment wrote,
“First of all, we’d like to sincerely apologize for causing concern to the fans who have been cheering on DAY6.
Jae, who has been a member with DAY6, has left the team and terminated his exclusive contract as of December 31, 2021, due to personal reasons.
After having had in-depth discussions with Jae for a long time, we decided to conclude his exclusive contract in respect of his decision.
Although the relationship with our company and Jae has ended, we JYP Entertainment, will always support Jae as he makes a new path.”
The announcement has surprised fans since many were under the impression that Jae was only taking a hiatus but not leaving the group for good.