On October 15, it was announced via their official fan cafe, “After about one year of activities following the first album in October 2017, project group RAINZ will indefinitely conclude promotions with Japanese activities on October 28, 2018.”
The announcement continues, “After debuting in October last year, RAINZ promoted actively thanks to the support of many fans with a total of four mini albums in Korea and Japan. Through the valuable opportunity made by fans, all the RAINZ members were able to fulfill their dreams and were able to work hard on promotions with the support and encouragement.”
“Now, with October 28 as the last of RAINZ activities, our RAINZ members will return to each of our agencies and focus on solo activities and other individual activities. We ask for the unchanging support and interest for the new and diverse activities that the members will fulfill in the future. We once again express sincere gratitude to the fans who have cherished RAINZ. Thank you,” the statement concludes.
RAINZ’s official fan cafe and social media accounts will still remain, but fans will no longer be able to post on the fan cafe starting on October 29.
Consisting of former “Produce 101 Season 2” contestants Kim Seong Ri, Ju Won Tak, Lee Ki Won, Jang Dae Hyun, Hong Eun Ki, Byun Hyun Min, and Seo Sung Hyuk, RAINZ debuted in October 2017 with “Juliette.”
After recent news of RAINZ disbanding on October 8th, 2ABLE announces Ju Wontak will make continue activities and has plans to make his debut as a solo artist— 파룬 (@balloon_wanted) October 15, 2018
Source: @soompi, rainzofficial via soompi, naver via @balloon_wanted
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