While rumors continue to swirl regarding the contract renewal of the beloved K-pop group BLACKPINK, there have been notable developments in Jennie’s career that are garnering attention. The uncertainty surrounding BLACKPINK’s contract status, including the possibility of Jennie and Jisoo establishing their own separate agencies, has been a topic of widespread concern. YG Entertainment, the agency representing the K-pop girl group, has consistently stated that no official decision has been made on their side till now.
Jennie’s Second Solo Single Announcement
Amidst this speculation, YG Entertainment released a confirmation poster on October 4, 2023, announcing the release of Jennie’s second solo single, “You & Me.” This special version of the track follows its initial debut during the BORN PINK and Coachella performances. The single is scheduled to drop on October 6, 2023, at 1 PM Korean Standard Time, and 12 AM Eastern Daylight Time, creating anticipation among fans. So, it seems like she may have given thought to renewing her contract with the agency. But again, an official announcement awaits!
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Jennie’s Entry into Variety Show
Adding to the intrigue surrounding the BLACKPINK member’s career choices, it was reported on October 5 that she is set to join the cast of an upcoming tvN variety show titled “Apartment 404” (literal title). This star-studded variety show will also feature renowned Korean celebrities such as Lee Jung Ha, Yoo Jae Suk, and Cha Tae Hyun. While the participation of these celebrities has been confirmed, the specific broadcast schedule for the show has yet to be finalized, according to tvN’s brief response.
Career in Fashion
In addition to her music and variety show endeavors, Jennie has been making waves in the world of fashion. She has graced the covers of magazines and assumed the role of brand ambassador for luxury fashion houses, including Calvin Klein and Chanel. Her presence at prestigious fashion events has further solidified her status as a fashion icon.
As fans eagerly await Jennie’s solo single release and her appearance on “Apartment 404,” her active and successful career moves are generating intrigue about her future path, particularly amidst the backdrop of BLACKPINK’s ongoing contract negotiations.