Welcome to another edition of SB Week in Review! Here’s all the news you might have missed this week:


Debuts & Comebacks

  • Check out our playlist above for a compilation of all the comebacks this week!
  • A week dominated by female debuts and comebacks, Amber has released a video for “Get Over It“, a track off her Rouge Rouge mixtape.
  • Gfriend claim it’s “Time for the Moon Night” in their new music video.
  • ii, a female duo, debuted with “I’m Already You“.
  • G-Idle released a catchy track, “Latata“, for their debut.
  • GBB debuted with a funky, old-school track “Kemi“.
  • Apink‘s Eunji released a melodic OST for Suits titled “When the Wind Blows“.
  • Jay Park, Simon DominicLoco, and Gray turn negative thoughts “Upside Down” in collaboration track.
  • IZ fall in love with an “Angel” in their comeback, with the track being produced by Bang Shi-hyuk.
  • Halo make you go “O.M.G.” for their new digital single album.

Teasers & Announcements

  • Kanto, from The Unit, will be coming back with a mini-album, Repetition, on May 2.
  • SNSD‘s Yoona will be releasing a digital single, To You, on May 13 in collaboration with Lee Sang-soon.
  • N.Flying will be making their comeback on May 16 with a mini-album.
  • Ahead of their 10th anniversary, SHINee has released a teaser for their new album, set to release in late May.
  • Bolbbalgan4 will be coming back this month with a new album as well. Red Diary Page. 2 will be released sometime in May, followed by solo concert(s) in July.
  • WJSN‘s Seola and Luda, along with Weki Meki‘s Doyeon and Yoojung will form a project group WJMK. Their single release will be in June.
  • The variety show My English Puberty, will be returning with a second season: My Mathematics Puberty. 

Other News

  • Exo‘s Sehun surprised the children at Sunduk Home on Children’s Day by taking time off to play with them and bringing them food. Sunduk Home is a child welfare institution.
  • TVXQ‘s Changmin donated 55 million won to Green Umbrella Children’s Foundation on Children’s Day. Green Umbrella is dedicated to helping children who suffer from various illnesses.
  • IU donated 100 million won to Green Umbrella Children’s Foundation as well.
  • MBC‘s donation programme, New Life of Children, have several artists confirmed: BTS, Exo, Twice, Wanna One, Seventeen‘s DK and Seungkwan, Baek Ji-young, and S.E.S.’s Bada.
  • BTS are the 2018 FIFA World Cup models for Coca-Cola Korea. Coca-Cola has been the official sponsor of the World Cup since 1978.
  • Additionally, BTS will be appearing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show for the second time.
  • After School‘s Lizzy has left the company and group, though Orange Caramel hasn’t disbanded.
  • Super Junior-M‘s Henry will be leaving SM Entertainment with the end of his decade-long contract. He’ll be setting up a one-man agency.

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