Today TS Entertainment announced that B.A.P member Bang Yong Guk had decided to leave B.A.P and TS Entertainment.
The announcement came via Twitter when they announced that Bang Yong Guk’s exclusive contract had come to an end on the 19th.
The full statement by TS says
“Hello. It is TS entertainment.
We inform you that Mr. BANG Yong-Kuk of B.A.P, who has been with TS Entertainment since August 12, 2011, has completed his exclusive contract on August 19, 2018. We have not been able to conclude a new contract with Mr. Bong Yong Kook after discussing about it with members and him a long time, and we respect his choice.
We would like to express our sincere gratitude to Mr. Bang, who has been together for many years and will send his heartfelt support to the future.
In addition, B.A.P will continue to be a five-member system of Himchan, Daehyun, Youngjae, Jongup, Zelo due to the expiration of exclusive contract with Mr. BANG Yong-kook.
We would like to ask your continued interest and love for B.A.P.”
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