On March 11th, rumors spread that IZ*ONE member Miyawaki Sakura was approached by Big Hit Entertainment and is in talks of joining the agency. It’s also rumored that she’ll debut in Big Hit’s new girl group soon after IZ*ONE’s disbandment.
After the news hit the internet streets, a Big Hit Entertainment representative made a statement about the rumor.
Nothing has been decided yet.
— Big Hit Entertainment
Soon after the news spread, kpop Twitter went crazy. Some wonder if this means she’ll be leaving her Jpop groups AKB48/HKT48, and some are not believing the rumor.
To all the company stans: it is not decided or confirmed that Sakura will join BigHit. IZ*ONE contract is still an uncertain and they might redebut or rebrand. So please respect our space and if you are not a wiz you don’t have the right to talk about it :>
— min ❄️ (@izminone) March 11, 2021
gg stans losing their sht over sakura signing into bighit ?? pic.twitter.com/AOSwERjzRk
— ً (@euIabun) March 11, 2021
Sakura Miyawaki was in talks to sign with Big Hit Labesl and become a Big Hit Artist after IZ*ONE disbandment ??
PS : PLEASE ALL OF THE MEMBERS OF IZ*ONE DESERVES ALSO OT12 SIGNS TO BIGHIT PLEASE ???? pic.twitter.com/oQxdpt8n2m
— khinnyyy⁷ ? stream ' Film Out ' (@tatavherr) March 11, 2021
Check out Sakura in HKT48 and AKB48!