4Minute (Korean: 포미닛) was a five-member South Korean girl group formed in 2009 by Cube Entertainment with music singles and albums released primarily in South Korea and Japan. The members of the group were Nam Ji-hyun, Heo Ga-yoon, Jeon Ji-yoon, Kim Hyun-a, and Kwon So-hyun.[1] The group debuted in June 2009 with its first single, "Hot Issue", and in December 2010, it released its first Japanese album, Diamond. In 2011, the group released its first Korean full-length album, 4Minutes Left.

The group received the Bonsang Award at the 20th Seoul Music Awards, and the Kpop New Artist Award at the 2010 Billboard Japan Music Awards.

In 2016, Cube Entertainment announced the disbandment of 4Minute after unsuccessful contract renewal negotiation with the majority of the members.[2]



Best of 4Minute
Best of 4Minute is the first Japanese compilation album by the South Korean girl group 4Minute.
Name Is 4Minute
Name Is 4Minute is the fourth mini-album by South Korean girl group 4minute, released on April 26, 2013.
Volume Up
Volume Up is an EP by the South Korean girl group 4Minute.
Diamond is the first Japanese album by the South Korean girl group 4Minute.

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News Articles6

HyunA breaks down after talking about 4Minute's disbandment
ibtimes.sg  –  August 17, 2016
South Korean singer/dancer HyunA has opened up about her feelings over 4Minute's disbandment. Cube Entertainment disbanded the South Korean girl group on 16 June. During an episode of MBC Every1's HyunA's X19, the 24-year-old singer held a press conference ...
4Minute to disband?
Manila Bulletin  –  June 14, 2016
Five-member K-pop girl group 4Minute might just be calling it quits after seven years in the biz. This is reportedly due to several members opting out of their contract with Cube Entertainment. “It’s hard to make an official announcement about the ...
Classic K-pop girl group 4Minute disbands with the ending of their contract
dailydot.com  –  June 13, 2016
They captured their audiences in '4 minutes' for seven years. It's the end of an era for K-pop girl group 4Minute. After seven years, the members decided to disband following the end of their contracts with Cube Entertainment. So far, only member Hyuna ...
Korean girl group 4Minute may disband
The Jakarta Post  –  June 13, 2016
A veteran Korean group is facing the possibility of disbanding. Early on Monday, it was announced that 4Minute, a 5-member girl group consisting of Nam Ji Hyun, Heo Ga Yoon, Jeon Ji Yoon, Kim Hyun Ah or HyunA, and Kwon So Hyun, may separate after seven ...
4Minute is reportedly disbanding
elle.my  –  June 13, 2016
K-pop girl group 4Minute is reportedly disbanding, according to allkpop.com. The group, which consists of Nam Ji-Hyun, Heo Ga-Yoon, Jeon Ji-Yoon, Kim Hyun-A, and Kwon So-Hyun, have been in contract with Cube Entertainment for seven years. Multiple sources ...
(UPDATE) #4Minute: K-Pop Idol Girl Group To Disband After 7 Years?
hype.my  –  June 12, 2016
Various sources are suggesting that 4Minute (포미닛) has decided to go their separate ways once their contract with Cube Entertainment ends this month. Source:All Kpop All Kpop has confirmed that the female idol group will dissolve this month while ...

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