I-LAND is an observation reality show that follows the creation process of next-generation K-pop artists. The program will share the process of participants competing against and working with each other. The show was created by BigHit Entertainment‘s and CJ E&M Entertainment‘s joint company BELIF+ Lab. Actor, director, and screenwriter Min Namgoong will present the new show, which launches on June 26th, 2020 and will be shown on South Korean music TV channel Mnet. Solo singer Rain and rapper-producer and Block B member Zico are set to be among the mentors on the show. According to the report, the show has been in the works for a number of years, and auditions were held from March 2019 in Seoul, the US, Japan and more, targeting male applicants born between 1997 and 2008.