Welcome to another edition of SB Week in Review. Here’s all the news you might have missed over the past week:
- It was announced on March 14 that Wonho has been cleared of all charges in his drug case. Late last year, it was reported that apparently the idol had been seen smoking marijuana in 2013. After a few months of investigation, it has been confirmed that the reports made were false.
- SM Entertainment has appointed a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). They are Lee Sung-soo and Tak Young-joon respectively.
Debuts & Comebacks
- Victon returned with “Howling” for their latest comeback. Check out our review here!
- The members of Itzy just “Wannabe” themselves in their latest video. Read our review here!
- Lee Woo reminisced in his new ballad, “Memories”.
- Code Kunst teamed up with C JAMM for “Joke!”.
- AB6IX continue to promote 5Nally with solo MVs. Woojin’s “Colour Eye” was released as the final solo video.
- As Itaewon Class nears the end, the team continues to release new OSTs. The latest being BTS’ V’s “Sweet Night”.
Teasers & Announcements
- Gugudan’s Sejong drops her solo mini-album, Plant, on Mar 17.
- Oneus returns with “In Its Time” on Mar 24.
- Kang Daniel continues to tease fans with updates for his upcoming mini-album, Cyan.
- Ong Seong-woo drops his first mini-album on Mar 25
- TVXQ’s Changmin will release his first solo Korean album in April.
- A-Pink will make a comeback in April, though exact details remain unknown.
- The release of Taeyeon’s “Happy” has been delayed due to the passing away of her father. We offer our condolences to her and her family.
- All 4 Big Bang members have renewed their contracts with YG Entertainment.
- After being caught driving drunk, actor Hong Ki-joon’s scenes from the ongoing Hyena will be edited out as much as possible.