The members and their agencies were unable to come to an agreement
6 Jan 2020 - 10:31 PM  UPDATED 6 Jan 2020 - 10:31 PM

K-pop boy group X1 will be disbanding, as confirmed by members' respective agencies.

A statement was released confirming the news on January 6, signed by agencies Play M Entertainment, Yuehua Entertainment, TOP Media, OUI Entertainment, MBK Entertainment, Woollim Entertainment, DSP Media, Starship Entertainment and Brand New Music. 

In it they said: "The X1 members and each of the agencies negotiated under the condition of unanimous agreement, but we could not come to an agreement, so we have decided on X1's disbandment".

CJENM have also commented since the agencies' statement was shared, saying that they worked for X1 to resume activities but "we respect the position of the agencies that decided on X1's disbandment".

X1 were formed through Mnet music survival show Produce X 101 and debuted on August 27, 2019.



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