We have some answers to our burning questions regarding the departure of Nam Tae Hyun from the popular YG group Winner.
Nam Tae Hyun has an honest talk with Dingo Music during an online interview, and shocked fans with some of what he said. On May 25, Dingo Music shared a video of their online interview with Nam Tae Hyun and his new band South Club.
The members introduced themselves and talked about their upcoming release “Hug Me”. Later on Nam Tae Hyun sat down alone for a more serious interview talking YG and Winner.
Dingo first asked:
“There were lots of talks when you departed the group. What’s the true reason behind your departure?”
Nam Tae Hyun responded, “There are a lot of speculations but they are only speculations. I left after making a good compromise. We just had different paths to walk.”
Dingo then asked if he was afraid of leaving the label. He answered, “It was hard at the time. To me, it was a place like home.”
The next question asked if he ever regretted his decision, and Nam Tae Hyun said:
“No, but I’m just sorry.
Good or bad, there were changes because of me. I just pray that this will turn out to be good changes in the future.”
Dingo then asked:
“What is the biggest change that happened to you?”
Nam Tae Hyun honestly answered,
“I became poor.” He and Dingo burst into laughter.
Nam Tae Hyun continued,
“I was wealthy during YG and now I’m back to my place. People shouldn’t change too easy ya know”, and he added, “(trying to cheer me up).”
Nam Tae Hyun also said that the controversies surrounding him scared most during that period of time.