An Introduction of Shinhwa’s Mun Eric
Mun Jung Hyuk, also known as Eric Mun, was born in 1979 and is the leader of Shinhwa. Eric and his family moved to the U.S when he was young, and lived there while he was in middle school through high school. Eric and his family returned to Korea in 1996, then he decided to join SM Entertainment as a trainee. In 1998 he debuted as the leader of Shinhwa, with a stage name Eric, and their song tittle track was called The Solver (해결사).
Not just a singer, Eric is an actor who’s appeared in many dramas, He started acting in 2002, as a cameo along with his bandmates, in Emergency 19 Act. After that, he appeared in Phoenix (2004), Super Rookie (2005), and one of the most famous dramas in Korea, Another Oh Hae Young (2016).
This year, Eric decided to sign with a new company, but what company did he choose and did he sign a contract with them? Let’s find the news, below!
Eric From Shinhwa Signing a Contract With Other Agency, Who Is It?
Good news has come from Shinhwa’s leader, Eric! He has officially signed an exclusive contract with a new agency, TOP Media!
On January 2, the agency announced the news through a statement, saying “We spoke in depth with Eric and have come to decision to support Eric in his solo activity. We will not hold back on our support to Eric so that he can he can promote actively as an artist.”
They added, “We plan to tell him so that he can greet the public again with good productions and broadcasted activities that help his unique charms and talents shine. We will also prepare various events and methods that allow fans to connect with Eric more.”
Eric is now labelmates with his fellow member of Shinhwa, Andy, as an individual artist since joining Top Media this year. Top Media was also the home of groups like Teen Top, 100%, and UP10TION. Shinhwa’s group activity will be managed by their own agency, Shinhwa Company, where he has become the CEO, but the members’ individual activity will be handled by separate agencies.
We hope all the best for Eric working under his new agency, and we can’t wait to see what kind of activity Eric and Andy will do in the future!
Shinhwa opened their official group account on Instagram back in 2016, and they have uploaded some daily pictures, videos and other content. Here are some of IG posts from Shinhwa:
View this post on Instagram
. 안녕하세요. 신화컴퍼니입니다. 2018년, 신화 20주년을 함께 기뻐해 주시고 즐겨주신 신화창조 팬 여러분 감사합니다. 신화의 20주년 활동은 신화창조만을 생각하며 만들어 온 한 해였습니다. 그래서 더욱 뜻깊고 오래도록 기억에 남을 한 해가 될 것 같습니다. 신화창조의 신화라서 행복했습니다. . 2019년, 신화 21주년의 해가 시작되었습니다. 올 한 해도 신화와 신화창조가 함께할 수 있는 즐거운 한 해가 되기를 바랍니다. 2019년 새해 복 많이 받으세요! 감사합니다. . #HAPPY_NEW_YEAR #신화 #SHINHWA #신화창조
View this post on Instagram
. [NOTICE] 신화창조 13기 모집 안내 . 오늘(22일) 오후 2시 인터파크 티켓 사이트를 통해 신화 OFFICIAL FANCLUB 신화창조 13기 가입이 시작됩니다. . ▶ 모집 기간: 2019.01.22(화) 2PM~2019.02.22(금) 11:59PM ▶ 활동 기간: 2019.02.23(토)~2020.12.31(목) ▶ 가입비: 20,000(배송비 별도) *1인 1매 가입 가능 . 자세한 사항은 인터파크 티켓 링크를 확인해주세요. – Korean: https://bit.ly/2R2m9ME – Global(PC ver): https://bit.ly/2FChLCI . #신화 #SHINHWA #신화창조 #SHINHWA_CHANGJO #에릭 #이민우 #김동완 #신혜성 #전진 #앤디 #신화창조13기 #팬클럽모집 #인터파크티켓
A fan of Shinhwa? If so, you can follow their Official Instagram right away to catch up their newest information and daily life!