YG Entertainment CEO Yang Hyun Suk attended the showcase premiere for the new survival program, ‘WHO IS NEXT: WIN’ at the Conrad Hotel Grand Ballroom in Seoul on August 20 and talked about future plans regarding the debut of a new group.
On his expectations for the new idol group, Yang Hyun Suk stated, “YG has changed a lot since Big Bang’s debut eight years ago. Now the new group who will debut will carry on the responsibility of YG Entertainment for the next 8 years.”
Yang Hyun Suk also revealed that he dreams of even bigger things for Winner, as he mentioned that the survival program will air not only in Korea but in many other countries as well. “They will get directly evaluated by fans from all over the world”, he added.
Meanwhile, ‘WHO IS NEXT: WIN’, which will feature two teams of male idol trainees against each other in survival battles. The show’s winning team will make their debut immediately under the group’s name “WINNER,” while the losing team will get back to their trainee days.