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    SM Entertainment, is one of the top record labels in Korea that has trained and produced some of the most amazing "idols" in the industry. As we all know, most of SME's artists are groups. SME was one of the first music companies to come up with the concept or idea of "idol group".

    SME is mostly known for debuting groups like SNSD, TVXQ, SHINee, F(x), Super Junior and more.

    Check the long lists of former trainees who have debuted inside and outside the company.


    →Sol Bi (former Typhoon member now under SidusHQ Entertainment)
    →G-Dragon (now under YG Entertainment as the leader of Big Bang)
    →Wheesung (now a CEO of YMC Entertainment)
    →Lee Hyori (now a CEO of B2M Entertainment)
    →Lee Jun Ki (now under JG Company)

    →Heo Young Saeng (now under B2M entertainment and the main vocalist of SS501)
    →Baek Min Hyun (now under J one plus Entertainment) supposed to be with super junior’06
    →Lee Sun-mi (now under JYP Entertainment as a former member of Wonder Girls)
    →Park Gyuri (now under DSP Media as the leader/ lead vocalist of Kara) supposed to be with CSJH The Grace
    →Park So Yeon (now under Core Contents Media as a Leader/ main vocalist of T-ara) supposed to be with Girls’ Generation
    →Heo Chanmi (now under Core Contents Media as main vocalist of Co-Ed School) supposed to be with Girls’ Generation
    →Heo Ga-yoon (now under Cube Entertainment as a main vocalist of 4minute)
    →Cho Hyunyoung (now under DSP Media as the main vocalist of Rainbow)
    →Go Woori (now under DSP Media as a member of Rainbow)
    →Shim Hyun Kyung (now a member of Chinese group:I-ME)
    →Stella Kim (was due to debut with Girls’ Generation but left to pursue university studies in the US)
    →K9 (leader of never-debuted multinational boy band ESQ; passed first two rounds but left before pursuing a formal contract with SM)
    →Lee Jong Suk (now under Wellmade STARM)
    →Zico (now under Brand New Stardom as the leader & main rapper of Block B)
    →Kevin Shin (was due to debut with EXO, trained with SM for 4+ years, but left for unknown reasons)
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    →Raina (now under Pledis Entertainment as a main vocalist of After School (band))
    →G.O (now under J.Tune entertainment as a main vocalist of MBLAQ)

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    22 February, 2012 at 09:31 pm by Gold888

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