SM Entertainment has officially announced Lucas’ departure from NCT and WayV.
Read their full announcement here.
Lucas Leaves NCT & WayV, SM Entertainment Confirms Idol’s Withdrawal
On May 10, SM Entertainment has released an official statement announcing Lucas’ departure from both NCT and its sub-unit WayV.
(Photo : Instagram: @wayvofficial)
In the statement, the company updated fans about Lucas. They revealed that after a thorough discussion with the idol, his departure from both groups have been decided, and will continue to promote individually.
SM Entertainment also asked for everyone’s support and understanding about the sudden occurrence, since both parties have reached a mutual agreement.
The agency then encouraged fans to give their unrelenting love and care for Lucas, who will now be continuing his career as a soloist. As for his affiliation with ensemble SuperM, the group hasn’t released a statement regarding the idol’s membership.
(Photo : Instagram: @lucas_xx444)
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Their statement is as follows:
“We have an announcement to share with you regarding Lucas’ future plans.
After our deliberate discussion with Lucas, we concluded a mutual decision for him to part ways with the groups NCT, as well as WayV, in order to chase his individual endeavors.
Moreover, we ask for your understanding and unconditional support, since this decision came from careful consideration of both members and their fans.
From now on, Lucas is planning to showcase his performances through a variety of solo activities. Once again, we appreciate fans’ love and support, as we ask you for your continuous interest for Lucas in the future.
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Written by Riely Miller