Park Kyung requested for a postponed enlistment in order to assist with ‘sajaegi’ (chart manipulation) investigation.
On January 6, Park Kyung’s side announced that his date of enlistment has been set on January 21. However, since the investigation is still under way, Park Kyung has applied for a postponement of his enlistment.
They also mentioned that, “As Park Kyung’s agency, we are obliged to represent and protect the artist’s position. In the case that the legal pursuit continues, we will appoint a lawyer.”
They conclude their statement saying, “With this opportunity, we hope that speculations causing everyone to become a victim and rumors about the current music charts can be clarified. Most of all, we hope that there can be healthy discussion about fundamental issues."