Through a statement on June 28, Key East stated, "We'd been eyeing Jeon Min Ju since the start of the broadcast. We're happy to have recruited someone like Jeon Min Ju, who has her own unique talents."
Jeon Min Ju said, "I hope many people can fulfill their dreams through 'K-Pop Star' by joining somewhere such as Key East. I'm going to work hard to have great music and an upgraded image."
Key East currently boasts celebrities such as Kim Soo Hyun, Kim Hyun Joong, and Jung Ryeo Won on their impressive roster.