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


  • Key East Entertainment have terminated their contract with Ji Soo following bullying accusations earlier this year. Meanwhile, Ji Soo will be taking legal action against claims of sexual violence made against him.
  • BTS took home four awards including Top Selling Artist at the Billboard Music Awards.

Debuts & Comebacks

  • Check out our playlist of all the week’s releases above!
  • Everglow came back with the empowering anthem, “First” as well as a leader change from EU to Sihyeon.GWSN returned with “Like it Hot.”
  • Jung Seunghwan shared the quiet ballad, “We, From the First.” Our review will be out soon!
  • Woo!Ah had a colorful comeback with “Purple.”
  • Wonwoo and Mingyu (Seventeen) teamed up with Lee Hi for “Bittersweet.” Look forward to our review!
    • The full group also shared a special acoustic MV for “All My Love.”
  • Weeekly took a study break in “7 Days Tension.”
  • BTS released a “Hotter” remix of “Butter.”

Teasers & Announcements

  • Following a series of Prologue videos, the MV teaser is out for Joy‘s May 31 debut, “Hello.
  • The MV teaser for TXT‘s “Lovesong (I Know I Love You)” promises a heavier sound from the group. Their album Freeze: The Chaos Chapter drops on May 31.
  • Monsta X will return with “Gambler” on June 1.
  • B.I. shared a mood film ahead of “Illa Illa,” also out on June 1.
  • Mamamoo will switch things up for the ballad “Where Are We Now,” which is set for release on June 2.
  • Ravi is dropping image teasers for his June 3 mini, Roses.
  • Due out on the same day is Ghost9‘s We Are in Love.
  • Exo are returning to space for their special June 7 album, Don’t Fight the Feeling.
  • Individual member mood teasers are coming out for N.Flying‘s Moonshot.
  • EPEX will debut on June 8 with Bipolar.
  • Wei will return on June 9 with Identity: Action.
  • Cube Entertainment’s new girl group Lightsum will debut on June 10 with “Vanilla.”
  • Twice are ready to return with their new mini, Taste of Love on June 11.
  • Up10tion released the comeback schedule for Connection.
  • Concept photos are out for Bam Bam‘s first solo mini, Ribbon, due out on June 15.
  • Brave Girls teased their June comeback, though an official date has yet to be announced.

Other News

  • Lee Seun-gi left Hook Entertainment to start his own agency.
    • The actor also confirmed his relationship with Lee Da-in.

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