Learn More About i.o.i’s Lim Na-young’s Newest Agency
Lim Na-young is a South Korean singer. She is a former member of South Korean Idol girl group IOI and Pristin. On May 4th, 2016, she debuted as a member of IOI, a group from Mnet’s survival television show, Produce 101. After the disbandment of I.O.I on January 29th, 2017, Lim Na-young debuted as a member of Pristin on March 21st, 2017, under Pledis Entertainment.
On May 24th, 2019, Pristin was officially disbanded and Pledis Entertainment announced that Lim Na-young would be departing from the label. After leaving Pledis Entertainment, on August 22nd, 2019, Na-young signed an exclusive contract with Sublime Artist Agency.
In this article, Byeol Korea will provide you with updates on IOI’s Lim Na-young’s latest agency, Sublime Artist Agency! So, stay tuned!
Company Profile of Sublime Artist Agency
Sublime Artist Agency (써브라임아티스트에이전시) is an entertainment agency in South Korea. Sublime Artist Agency is home to celebrities from various fields such as models, actors, singers, trainees, and even athletes.
Sublime Artist Agency currently houses celebrities such as Kim Hee-jung and T-ara’s Hyomin, Lim Na-young, Shin Suh-yun, Riho Minami, Leah Kim Thompson, Seo Ji-hye, Vivian Cha, Han Eu-ddeum, Kim Young-ah, Lee Seo-bin, and Kim Sun-bin.
Company Facts of Sublime Artist Agency
In 2018, Girls’ Generation’s Seohyun parted ways with Sublime Artist Agency. Back in October 2017, Seohyun parted ways with her debut agency SM Entertainment. Afterward, it was reported that Seohyun will continue her promotions with aid from Sublime Artist Agency. However, there was no specific news of an exclusive contract with the entertainment label.
In response to the news, Sublime Artist Agency explained its relationship with Seohyun. According to industry representatives, she is now working on setting up her own agency with her father and acquaintances. Sublime Artist Company stated, “Since the beginning, our agency has not had a contract on management with her. We only work together for advertisements, and we will continue to collaborate for advertisement-related matters.”
At the end of 2018, T-ara’s Hyomin signed an exclusive contract with Sublime Artist Agency after parting ways with longtime label MBK Entertainment and planned to continue promoting in South Korea and China. She also planned to release a solo album in the first half of the year. Hyomin became a successful solo artist in China, topping the Chinese charts with her single “Sketch” and winning Best Korean Female Artist at the Yinyuetai V-chart Awards last year.
On May 16th, 2019, a representative from Sublime Artist Agency stated, “We have begun a good relationship with Hyomin. She is a singer whose passion for music is unrivaled, and we intend to support her promotions 100 percent.” They also stated that more than anything, Hyomin wants to repay the fans who have waited for her. Soon she would surprise her fans with some news, and look forward to it and continue supporting Hyomin.
In 2019, Lim Na-young signed an exclusive contract with Sublime Artist Agency. After the disbandment of Pristin, Lim Na-young decided to leave her former agency Pledis Entertainment and find a new agency.
On August 22nd, 2019, Sublime Artist Agency confirmed to media outlets that they have recently signed an exclusive contract with Lim Na Young. They placed focus on Lim Na Young’s potential as an artist, and they will do their best so that she can shine brightly in whatever area it may be.