JYP Entertainment has officially announced the departure of Im Joonhyuk from DAY6.
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On February 27, through an official statement on DAY6's fancafe, JYP wrote,
"Hi, this is JYP Entertainment.
Up until now, Joonhyuk who participated in activities as a member of DAY6 has officially withdrawn from the group and due to personal reasons his contract has been canceled.
Please continue to support Joonhyuk who is going down a new path along with DAY6 as they are currently preparing to meets fans with a new album.
There's some fan speculation that the reason Joonhyuk is leaving is because of the controversy that erupted when there were gossip reports stating he was dating a fan.
DAY6 is now down to 5 members and they made their official debut back on September 7, 2015 with the release of their mini album 'The Day' featuring their hit single "Congratulations."
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