Entertainer Kim Jong Kook and his former agency Urban Works have parted ways.

An associate of Kim Jong Kook told TV Report on September 10, “His contract with Urban Works Entertainment has expired and he did not renew it.”

They continued, “He also left with his niece Soya. The agency Kim Jong Kook created before singing with Urban Works still exists. He will most likely work with this company.” Soya is his niece who was also under Urban Works as a singer.

Kim Jong Kook debuted in 1995 as part of the pop group Turbo. He is currently a popular regular member of SBS‘ variety show “Running Man.” He is currently working on an album to celebrate his 20th anniversary since debut.

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