After the shock announcement last night that George Shelley has been removed from the group due to a “lack of commitment”, the band and 2/3 of their remaining members have issued statements on the matter to put fans at ease.
The band have released this official joint statement with George to Facebook:
Union J – 2016Moving Forward In 2012 we started something that has been the centre of our lives ever since, a band…
As well as the official statement, Jaymi posted this to Twitter:
— Jaymi Hensley (@JaymiUJWorld) March 4, 2016
Josh followed his bandmate by posting this note:
— JOSH CUTHBERT. (@JoshUJWorld) March 4, 2016
JJ also shared his feelings on the matter:
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