X1 officially disbanded after respective agencies of the members revealed the shocking announcement.
After being showered by rigging accusations, K-pop fans from around the world were all shocked when X1 members’ agencies released the disbandment announcment of X1:
This is Play M Entertainment, Yuehua Entertainment, TOP Media, OUI Entertainment, MBK Entertainment, Woollim Entertainment, DSP Media, Starship Entertainment, and Brand New Music.
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 their disbandment.
After the announcement, #WeTrustX1 trended #1 Worldwide on Twitter.
Just a few moments later, CJ ENM released their part regarding the shocking news:
“CJ ENM worked for X1 to resume activities, but we respect the position of the agencies that decided on X1’s disbandment.”
X1 was a group formed from the Korean talent show, Produce.