More KPop idols set up entertainment companies. Like Hyolyn, Kang Daniel, Yubin and more. It is proved that KPop idols have many talents. They are not only gifted in dancing and singing but also in the business. Here are Kpop idols who succeeded set up their own entertainment companies
KPop Idols Who Own Entertainment Companies.
Rain (Jung Ji-hoon)
After Rain Bi left J.Y.P. Entertainment in November 2007, he built his first company called J. Tune Entertainment company. Then he sold his shares of J. Tune Entertainment to Park Jin Young, his mentor. Further, J. Tune Entertainment merged to J.Y.P. Entertainment.
In 2015, Rain established his label called R.A.I.N. Company. It is an agency that handles his needs as an actor and singer. The company also recruits newbie and artists. As it is adapting the American management approach, it will produce amazing artists.
After left L.M. Entertainment, KPop Idol Kang Daniel establishes two companies called Konnect Entertainment Company and K.D. Corporation. Setting two companies at a young age makes him the youngest C.E.O. in South Korean Entertainment. K.O.N.N.E.C.T. is an agency that manages his business in the entertainment industry. Meanwhile, K.D. Corporation operates other things related to Kang Daniel.
In 2013, Jay Park established a hip-hop and R&B record label named Above Ordinary Music Group (A.O.M.G.). Currently, the artists under A.O.M.G. record company are Jay Park, Gray, Simon Dominic, Loco, Cha Cha Malone, Elo, Ugly Duck, Woo Won Jae, Hoody, and more.
The singer and song-writer Zico left the Seven Seasons agency and established his entertainment company called K.O.Z. Entertainment company. K.O.Z. stands for King of the Zungle. His agency aims to pursue his own music with a motto “Whether things are going well or badly, let’s our original mindset.”
However, on November 2020, Big Hit officially acquired K.O.Z.
After the Kpop girl group S.I.S.T.A.R. disbanded in May 2017, one of the former members, Hyolyn, establish an agency named Bridʒ Entertainment (read: Bridge Entertainment). Her label aims to create a bridge with music to communicate with people better.
Kim Seo Hye
A former member of I.O.I, Kim Seo Hye, establishes S&P (Shark & Penguin) Entertainment with her family. S&P Entertainment is a management label that aimed to manage her activities as a KPop idol and actress. She also establishes Penguin’s Café as a place where she can meet and greet her fans.
Another KPop idols who just set yup his Kpop entertainment company is the former of Wonder girls, Yubin. She just established her new agency named rrr Entertainment, which stands for “Real Recognize Real.” Referring to her label name, she will work very hard to be able to give people what is real and recognizes what is real. Recently, other former Wonder Girls, Hyerim, decided to join the rrr Entertainment.
Having the courage to take a risk to start a business is not easy. Thus, there are many things to learn by the Kpop idols who own entertainment companies in South Korea. Are you interested in having a company in entertainment business one day?
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