The popular girl group BLACKPINK has renewed their contract with YG Entertainment. On December 6, YG Entertainment announced that after careful discussions and based on mutual trust, an exclusive contract was signed to continue BLACKPINK’s group activities. This agreement paves the way for BLACKPINK to repay the love of their global fans with new album releases and a large-scale world tour, supported wholeheartedly by YG.
Yang Hyun-suk, the executive producer of YG Entertainment, expressed his pleasure in continuing the partnership with BLACKPINK, stating that the company will make every effort to further enhance BLACKPINK’s status as artists representing K-pop and shine even brighter in the global music market. He affirmed unwavering support and trust in their future endeavors.
Since their debut in 2016, BLACKPINK has established themselves as one of the world’s top girl groups, achieving numerous milestones. These include becoming the first K-pop girl group to achieve double million sales, topping the US Billboard 200, being the first Asian artists to headline Coachella and Hyde Park, and conducting the largest-scale world tour by a Korean female artist. BLACKPINK’s global influence continues to grow, both as a group and through their individual solo activities.
All four members are recognized as leading style icons, influencing trends not only in music but across popular culture, and leading the trends in the K-pop industry. Their official YouTube channel boasts 92.10 million subscribers, the highest among all artists worldwide, further solidifying their status in the global music scene.