On a recent episode of Video Star, former WINNER member and now a leader of the club South Band, Nam Tae Hyun spoke about his relationship with YG Entertainment‘s Yang Hyun Suk.
Nam Tae Hyun acknowledged that he “learned a lot” while he was a part of YG Entertainment and so he was “able to mature into who [he is] now.”
Yang Hyun Suk is still a great mentor figure for Nam Tae Hyun.
“He will forever be my savior. I will always think that.” — Nam Tae Hyun
The two still keep in touch, according to Nam Tae Hyun.
“I text him from time to time and say hello, and he texts me from time to time to check on me.” — Nam Tae Hyun
In a video message to Yang Hyun Suk, Nam Tae Hyun showed great appreciation for everything YG Entertainment has done for him and promised to keep Yang Hyun Suk proud.
“I will forever be grateful to you for helping me start my career in music. Now that I’m working hard as a leader for my own band, I can almost understand how hard it must have been for you.” — Nam Tae Hyun
Nam Tae Hyun’s comment relieved the fans as it sounded like his relationship to Yang Hyun Suk and YG Entertainment ended on a positive note.
“I will never, ever forget that I come from YG Entertainment. I promise to work hard and make great music, so that I don’t let you down and disgrace the name. Please continue to watch over me and support me. Thank you so much.” — Nam Tae Hyun