It looks like the rumors were true! YG Entertainment CEO Yang Hyun Suk updated fans on WINNER’s debut.
He stated to TV Report on April 15 that he knew that fans were desperately waiting for WINNER, especially after initially planning the debut for earlier. The YGE CEO said, “The fans really care and are anxiously waiting, so I feel even more apologetic. However, the public will turn away if [WINNER] releases a debut album that’s not satisfactory.”
Yang Hyun Suk added, “I want to make it up to the fans with a good result. We recently wrapped up the music video meeting. We’ll be going into filming soon. The members are currently shooting for their album jacket. In order to make the best content, they’re trying out various concepts.”
He concluded that he believes the beginning is the most important, so he’d like to start out WINNER’s music career as best as possible.