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


  • The 2018 MNET Asian Music Awards took place in Seoul, Japan, and Hong Kong over the past week. Twice was awarded the Daesang (grand prize) for Song of the Year; BTS was presented with Album of the Year for Love Yourself: Tear, as well as Artist of the Year.

Debuts & Comebacks

  • Check out our playlist above for all the releases over the past week!
  • BTOB’s Changsub sang how his loneliness was “Gone” for his solo debut with mini-album Mark.
  • Twice dropped a Christmas-themed track, “The Best Thing I Ever Did”, which is the title track of their special album, The Year of Yes.
  • Exo fired a “Love Shot” for their latest repackage album of the same name. 
  • Day6 sang of the “Days Gone By” as they dropped their new mini-album, Remember Us: Youth Part 2
  • Members of B1A4, Oh My Girl, and ONF featured in WM Entertainment’s holiday release, “Timing”. 
  • Labelmates Hello Venus, Weki Meki, and Astro also released a Christmas-themed song, “All I Want”, as part of Fantagio
  • The members of Ladies’ Code were also feeling festive in “The Last Holiday”.
  • Jessica, too, was feeling the Christmas spirit in “One More Christmas”.
  • Heize was alluring in her Winter track, “First Sight”.
  • Highlight’s Dongwoon and GWSN’s Seoryoung teamed up for “Color Me”. 
  • Infinite’s Woohyun released a solo digital single, “This Song Now”.
  • Flowsik returned to the scene with “Kari”.
  • Following his departure from Brand New Entertainment, San E dropped “Trash Journalist”.

Teasers & Announcements

  • Super Junior’s Yesung and Chungha will be releasing a collaboration duet, “Watcha Doin” on Dec 17. 
  • Winner will drop their new single, titled “Millions”, on Dec 19. 
  • Sooyoung will be gearing up for Christmas with her solo album, Winter Breath, set for release on Dec 20. 
  • Seventeen teased their music video for “Getting Closer“, which comes out on Dec 21. 
  • Super Junior’s Ryeowook has delayed his solo album release to Jan 2 due to a diagnosis of Influenza A. 
  • Chungha will also be making her comeback on Jan 2. 
  • Apink will be coming back on Jan 7.
  • Hotshot’s Noh Taehyun will be making his solo debut in Jan with his first mini-album. 

Other News

  • Brown Eyed Girls’ Narsha has left Mystic Entertainment, though the agency has claimed that she would continue having activities with the other members, should there by any group activities scheduled. 
  • Banana Culture will debut a 3-membered boy group, known as Trei, in early 2019.

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