Pledis Entertainment and HYBE responded to rumors that Yunjin’s contract was transfered.
A Pledis Entertainment official told My Daily on the 24th, “We ask for your understanding that we cannot confirm the personal debut preparation process for Heo Yunjin and her personal exclusive contract.”
Earlier in the day, Star News reported, “Yunjin moved from Pledis Entertainment to Source Music, and will participate in the new girl group of the HYBE label is preparing to launch.”
Heo Yunjin, a Pledis Entertainment trainee, participated in the Mnet audition program “Produce 48” in 2018 and received the final 26th place. Growing up in the U.S., she is known to have developed solid skills by performing musical activities.
It is also rumored that ex IZ*ONE members Kim Chaewon and Sakura will debut on the same group.
On the same day, HYBE also said that they can’t provide information of Yunjin’s contract details.