Kiss&Cry (키스&크라이) was a Korean pop 3-member girl group that debuted in 2014 under Winning Insight M.
On September 5, it was revealed that Haena decided to leave after the expiration of her contract with the group’s company, leading to the rest of the group being pPrior to the formation of M.I.L.K., three out of the four members had previously done work with SM Entertainment. Jae Young, Bomi and Yumi had all appeared in music videos of SM Entertainment artists. Out of those three, Bomi had done the most and had already made a name for herself amongst the fanbase for her music video appearances.
M.I.L.K. was produced by H.O.T.’s Moon Hee Jun, and in late 2001, they released their debut album, With Freshness, under the sub-label BM Entertainment. However, they were promoted by SM Entertainment, even participating in the SM Town seasonal albums.
After promotion of their first album ended, the group continued to do work with the rest of SM Town on their seasonal albums, but by summer 2003, the only one appearing from the group was Hyun Jin. Rumors and speculation flew about the status of the group, some reporting that a second album was on the way and some saying that the group had broken up.
With no official news from the company at the time and with their peer groups, BlackBeat, Shinvi and Isak N Jiyeon, in similar states of limbo, it was not until 2004 when the news of Yumi signing with a different company appeared, that was known that the group had officially disbanded. ut on hiatus.
Years Active: 2001-2003