Breaking news! The official announcement has been made that veteran girl group SISTAR will disband after 7 years together. With their contracts soon coming up for renewal, many fans were hoping that they would continue. However, the members chose not to renew together as a group.
Summer will not be the same without a SISTAR track!
The girls wrote letters to fans to thank them for their support, and it is anticipated that Hyorin and Soyou will continue singing as solo artists and pursuing a music career. Dasom will most likely pursue acting, and Bora may follow the variety/acting route.
As a final farewell, SISTAR will release a single on May 31st 2017. The members and the company seem to want to end things on a good note, and published this video online today (23rd May) to promote the final single. It features an acrostic poem using the letters of SISTAR which you can read below. It is aimed at SISTAR fans.
S ee you again, 다음에 봐요
I t’s not goodbye. 작별인사는 아니예요
S eparate ways we may go, 각자의 갈길로
T o achieve new dreams. 새 꿈을 향해서
A ll the memories together, 함께했던 기억들
R emember and cherish forever. 기억해요 영원히 간직할게요
What do you think about SISTAR disbanding? Did you see it coming?
Watch the video clip below!
Featured image source: © ‘SISTAR-Alone.’ STARSHIP ENTERTAINMENT. 17.05.2012. STARSHIP ENTERTAINMENT website: SISTAR artist page.
Article image source: © ‘SISTAR-I SWEAR PHOTO.’ STARSHIP ENTERTAINMENT. 16.07.2015. STARSHIP ENTERTAINMENT website: SISTAR artist page.
Acrostic poem was reproduced from the description box of STARSHIP ENTERTAINMENT’s official YouTube SISTAR VIDEO. 23.05.2017. © Text is copyright of STARSHIP ENTERTAINMENT.