Some within HYBE thought NewJeans’ concept was “plain” and lacked “public appeal”, says ADOR label CEO

In a new interview, Min Hee-jin also revealed that the rookie girl group's next release has already been plotted out: "If things go as planned, it will also be a very whimsical album"

NewJeans’ label ADOR says it will take legal action against “malicious activities” targeting the girl group

"No settlements or leniency will be extended to the perpetrators of such activities," wrote the label

NewJeans – ‘New Jeans’ review: HYBE’s latest girl group go against the grain in an uneven debut

The Min Hee-jin-produced five-piece’s first mini-album is hit or miss but still lays the groundwork for a bright, creative future in K-pop

NewJeans drop anticipated debut EP and ‘Cookie’ music video

The debut record of HYBE's new girl group will also be physically released next week