YG Entertainment’s CEO Yang Hyun Suk is reported to be selecting his new artist directly through their own academy, X Academy.
YGX, a sub-company of the agency, runs X Academy. They recently released their second teaser clip featuring iKON’s Donghyuk and exclusive dance team, HiTech.
X Academy is an academy launched this October and is located near Hongik University in Seoul. It aims to produce the best artists through a unique and systematic training system focusing on the art and culture accumulated by the agency on dance and vocals.
Famous vocal instructors and YG Entertainment’s exclusive dance team will be tasked to host workshops for aspiring talents.
— 💛 (@ALEXAsaki) September 30, 2018
The official YGX website holds more information about workshop registration, inquiries and more.
X ACADEMY Class Registration Information
10.01(Mon) : On-site consultation and registration begins
10.15(Mon) : Regular Class [Y] begins
11.01(Thu) : Professional Class [G] begins ⠀⠀
<How to apply>
*X ACADEMY website > On-site consultation request (https://t.co/6swpEc1BCW)
— X ACADEMY (@X_ACADEMY_KR) September 27, 2018
Who will be the first YG talent from X Academy?