26 Jun – It was revealed that SBS' "K-Pop Star" alum Yoon Hyun-sang has signed on with IU's label, LOEN Entertainment.
According to Allkpop website, a representative of LOEN Entertainment revealed, "Yoon Hyun-sang has signed an exclusive contract with LOEN Entertainment and has begun preparing for his debut."
Music producer, Cho Young-chul also stated that the reason he pushed LOEN Entertainment offer the contract with Yoon is due to his song writing capability and the emotions he displayed during his performance.
Yoon Hyun-sang stated, "I'm really glad and thankful that I can deliver such great news to my fans that have been supporting me all this time. I'm going to prepare and work hard under a company that believes in me and my music."
Yoon was one of the show's contestants who were able to advance to the finals. However, he was eliminated during the "TOP 7." Rumours of his signing with LOEN Entertainment first surfaced when he appeared on IU's tour concert on 9 June.