TS Entertainment

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TS Entertainment
Type Private
Industry Music, Entertainment
Genre K-Pop, Hip Hop, R&B, Dance
Founded 2008
Founder(s) Kim Tae-song
Headquarters Seoul, South Korea
Services Music Production, Artist Management

TS Entertainment (also known as TS ENTER (티에스이엔티이알)) is a South Korean record label and entertainment agency founded in 2008 by Kim Tae-song. It is located at 788-6, Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea. The company is responsible for managing idol groups such as Secret,[1] B.A.P[2] and the hip-hop duo Untouchable.[2]

History[edit]

TS Entertainment was founded by Kim Tae-song in October 2008. The company signed Untouchable as their first artist and released their debut single "It's Okay" in the same month.[3]

In October 2009, TS Entertainment officially debuted the four-member girl group Secret. They were first introduced to the public through the reality show Secret Story on Mnet. On October 13, 2009, Secret's debut single "I Want You Back" was released.[1]

In July 2011, TS Entertainment established themselves outside South Korea through the formation of TS Japan in Tokyo, Japan.[4]

In January 2012, TS Entertainment debuted a six-member boy band named B.A.P. The members were introduced in a documentary show, Ta-Dah, It's B.A.P which first aired on SBS MTV Korea on January 8, 2012.[5][6]

In May 2014, TS Entertainment revealed the first member of a new upcoming girlgroup set to debut in July 2014. The first member to be revealed is the 19 year old Nahyun. Nahyun was seen earlier in B.A.P.'s music video for 1004 (Angel) as also in the OCN series Ghost-Seeing Detective Cheo-Yong where she acted in alongside her label mate SECRET's Hyosung.[7]

In July 2014, TS Entertainment revealed the second member of a new upcoming girlgroup set to debut in July 2014. The second member to be revealed is the 17 year old Choi Yoon Sun who goes by stage name New Sun. New Sun was seen earlier in Bang & Zelo's music video for Never Give Up & I Do I Do by SECRET.[8]

Artists[edit]

Groups[edit]

Debut Artists Gender Members Leader Disbanded Fanclub name
2009 Secret Female 4 Jun Hyoseong - Secret Time
2012 B.A.P Male 6 Bang Yong Guk - BABY
2014 T.B.A. Female T.B.A. T.B.A. - T.B.A.

Sub-Units[edit]

Debut Artists Gender Members Group Leader Disbanded Fanclub name
2011 Bang & Zelo Male Bang Yong Guk, Choi Jun Hong (Zelo) B.A.P Bang Yong Guk - BABY

Soloists & Duos[edit]

Debut Artists Gender Occupation Leader Group Finished Career Fanclub name
2008 Untouchable Male Duo - - - -
2009 Song Jieun Female Solo - SECRET - SECRET TIME
2011 Bang Yong Guk Male Solo - B.A.P - BABY
2012 Han Sunhwa & Yoo Youngjae Female, Male Duo - SECRET, B.A.P - SECRET TIME, BABY
2014 Jun Hyoseong Female Solo - SECRET - SECRET TIME

Actors / Actresses[edit]

  • Han Soo Yeon

Discography[edit]

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