Singer Rain started the week off with a shocking announcement that he was leaving his current agency, Cube Entertainment.
In his statement, Rain said that he consulted the Cube chairman Hong Seung-sung before making the decision to go his own way.
“He has always encouraged and praised me and I want to thank him again,” said Rain.
The K-pop star said that he had no future plans as yet and promised to inform fans as soon as he made them.
Rain was at Cube for two years and before that, he was at JYP Entertainment. It was at JYP that Rain met Hong who looked after the singer. There is speculation that Rain may set up his own agency to manage his international career.
Source: Yonhap News