Kwon Jin-young, CEO of Hook Entertainment, opened up about singer Lee Seung-gi’s suspicions related to the settlement of music revenue.
On the 21st, CEO Kwon Jin-young said, “Recently, there are bad stories about the company and individuals through the media, so many people have no face, regardless of whether they are true or not.” took off
Representative Kwon said, “It is our duty to confirm the facts in detail about the stories that are currently being reported in the media or floating in the public, but we refrain from expressing our position because it is in the stage of organizing to confirm the facts and there is a possibility that it will be dealt with legally.” begged for forgiveness Then, he emphasized, “If it is clear that Hook Entertainment or that individual is legally responsible, we will not evade it and will take full responsibility.”
Earlier, on the 21st, it was revealed that Lee Seung-gi, a singer from Hook Entertainment, had not received any music revenue for the past 18 years.
According to an independent report, Lee Seung-gi, who has a number of representative songs, starting with her debut song ‘Dream of a Moth’, ‘Because You’re My Woman’ and ‘Love Teach Me to Drink’, said that there was no sound source revenue. Lee Seung-gi’s side is said to have sent a proof of contents to the effect of “providing the contents of the music fee revenue for the 27th album.”
In addition, Lee Seung-gi’s side requested the provision of album music revenue details and the settlement of the resulting proceeds, and reported that Lee Seung-gi’s music sales, which entered Hook Entertainment from 2009 to the present, reached about 10 billion won. Even from 2004 to 2009, the music source revenue details disappeared, raising questions.
In addition, on the 10th, the prosecution conducted a search and seizure of the Hook Entertainment office building. It is known that the suspicions of embezzlement by some executives of Hook Entertainment, as well as suspicions of embezzlement by executives of Bithumb affiliates of the virtual currency exchange, such as actor Park Min-young and Mr. Kang, who were rumored to be dating, were caught. Previously, rumors of the transfer of actor Yoon Yeo-jeong were raised, and then the conflict with Lee Seung-gi came to the surface.
Lee Seung gi profit settlement statement, Kwon Jin-young, CEO of Hook Entertainment
Hello.This is Jinyoung Kwon, CEO of Hook Entertainment.Recently, there have been bad stories about our company and individuals through the media, so many people are embarrassed regardless of whether they are true or not.I feel ashamed and apologetic because everything is my negligence and the decision of vice.It is our duty to confirm the facts in detail about the stories that are currently being reported in the media or floating in the world, butas mentioned in the previous press release, we are currently in the process of verifying the facts and there is room for legal action in the future. Once again, we ask for your understanding of the part that refrains fromspeaking out. If Hook Entertainment or that individual is legally responsible for what is clearly confirmed in the future, we will not back down or evade and take full responsibility.Hook Entertainment and I will do our best not to interfere with our celebrities’ entertainment activities, and we willbe more careful not to cause further concern to everyone. thank you