On August 20th, it was announced by JYP Entertainment through their official website that Jeon SoMi had left the agency.
They revealed that they have decided to terminate the contract after discussing with Jeon SoMi. Continuing, they thanked the fans for always supporting Jeon SoMi.
Previously it was noted that Jeon SoMi had made her appearance on Mnet “Sixteen”, “Produce 101” Season 1 and was the center for girl group I.O.I.
The day before the announcement was made, fans also noticed that Jeon SoMi had updated on her Instagram account.
Her caption “The darkest nights produce the brightest stars” caused many fans to realize that she might have hinted on the sudden departure from JYP Entertainment. She also thanked her fans for always supporting her saying that they are her everything.
Although the reason for her departure was not revealed, many fans found it a waste that a talent is once again leaving JYP Entertainment. Many also wished her the best for her future activities.