JaeBum avoid questions regarding the reason to why he left group 2PM.
He was featured for an interview on KBS Entertainment Weekly aired on 7th August when he was asked about the reasons for leaving 2PM permanently, “I wrote a post before I returned to Korea. So I want to leave the reason as it is.” Before he returned to Korea, JaeBum wrote on his homepage, “As long as I am in the clear with God, my family and my fans, it is sufficient for me.”
During the interview that day, JaeBum said, “I miss the kids (2PM). I wish we can welcome one another and get along well.”