Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa are members of the South Korean girl band BlackPink, which YG Entertainment created. The group made their debut in August 2016 with their single album Square One, which included the singles “Whistle” and “Boombayah,” which went to number one on the Gaon Digital List in South Korea and the Billboard World Digital Song Sales chart in the United States, respectively.
Blackpink is the highest-charting female Korean act on the Billboard Hot 100 with “Ice Cream” (2020), and on the Billboard 200, with The Album (2020), which is also the first-ever album by a Korean girl group to sell over one million copies. They became the first Korean female group to join and top Billboard’s Emerging Artists chart and three times topped the Billboard World Digital Song Sales chart.
With their hit single “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du” (2018), Blackpink became the first female Korean act to get a certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), and their music video is presently the most-viewed by a Korean group on YouTube. Their 2018 single “Kiss and Makeup,” a duet with Dua Lipa, was the first by a Korean group to be certified by the British Phonographic Industry (BPI) and the Australian Recording Industry Association as platinum (ARIA).
Is BlackPink disbanding soon?
What do rumors have to say about their disbandment?
The Korean pop group, BlackPink, has announced that they will disband. In the statement released by their agency, YG Entertainment, the members said they will still be associated with YG’s other artists. Is it true, though?
Rumors of a breakup started circulating as member Jennie posted on her Instagram Stories a message written in Korean that says “goodbye” without any additional context clues on why she was saying farewell to her millions of followers.
On November 30, she posted another message in Korean that read “I want to disband” and included an emoji of a heart with a broken line.
In Blackpink’s Instagram Story, Jennie wrote “Bye-bye” and a heart emoji with a broken line.
Let’s take a look at the truth!
The band’s management commented on the matter in their post, saying that there have been multiple media reports recently that Blackpink has disbanded, which is false. Blackpink is not dissolving, and they are simply taking a break for now. The above-mentioned rumors are not true.
As the agency that manages all four members and YG artists worldwide, they do not possess any information regarding this matter.