On July 13, NUESTs Ren held a solo V Live broadcast and expressed his thoughts on the end of Produce 101 Season 2. He commented, I am happy that Produce 101 ended well and that I can communicate with fans. Also, I am thankful that fans are acknowledging and giving lots of love to NUEST.
Ren continued regarding the show, I think that it was a good idea to join the program, and the difficulties were worth it. I am living each and every day with your love, and I want to say thank you.