Erie, a member of both Dream and E-Girls, has announced that she will be retiring from the entertainment industry at the end of the year.
The singer announced her decision to leave the entertainment industry through Dream's official website, citing a desire to focus on her personal life as her reason for her departure.
Erie's decision comes after discussing her desires with her fellow Dream group members. Her 3 group mates have expressed their support for her future endeavors.
At this time, Dream will be continuing as a 3-member group.
Erie joined Dream in 2002. She has been in the public eye for more than 14 years.