Welcome to another edition of SB Week in Review! Here’s all the news you might have missed:
- BTS were appointed special envoys for future generations and culture. The group will join President Moon Jae-in at the UN General Assembly next week.
- BTS also took home three MTV Video Music Awards.
Debuts & Comebacks
- Ateez made a powerful comeback with “Deja Vu.” Look forward to our MV and album reviews!
- Stray Kids‘ Bangchan and Hyunjin shared the sensual MV for “Red Lights.”
- Wonho played up a Varsity Blues theme in the upbeat MV for “Blue.” Our album review will be out soon!
- Mamamoo had a fun vacation together in “mumumumuch.”
- Seventeen‘s Jeonghan shared his solo track “Dream.”
- NCT 127 were sparkly cowboys in “Sticker.” Keep an eye out for our reviews.
Teasers & Announcements
- Yang Yeoseob‘s “Brain” will be out on September 20 along with his first solo album Chocolate Box.
- BTS and Coldplay will come together for “My Universe” on September 24.
- Itzy started sharing individual member teasers for their September 24 album Crazy in Love.
- Victon‘s Do Hanse will make his solo debut with Blaze on September 25.
- Day6‘s Dowoon will release his first digital single “Suddenly” on September 27.
- Key is fully embracing the sci-fi concept for Bad Love — which will be released on September 27.
- AB6IX shared a choreography spoiler for “Cherry.” The album Mo’Complete drops on the 27th.
- Ciipher have begun to share concept teasers for their September 28 release, Blind.
- Teaser photos are also out for E’Last‘s Dark Dream, dropping on September 29.
- CL will release her next pre-release single “Lover Like Me” on September 29.
- On the same day, Hot Issue will be back with their first single album, Icons.
- Youngjae (Got7) will make his official solo debut with Colors From Ars on October 5.
- Woodz will also come back on October 5 with Only Lovers Left.
- Following their recovery from Covid 19, Enhypen will return with Dimension: Dilemma on October 12.
- Golden Child will be back with a repackaged album in October.
- SM confirmed Super Junior D&E‘s late October, full album comeback.
- Aespa‘s first mini album Savage will be out in November.
- IU donated 850 million won worth of products in celebration of her 13th debut anniversary.
- Play M Entertainment and Cre.Ker Entertainment are merging.
- Park Soo Young (formerly Lizzy of After School) did a live broadcast ahead of her trail to apologize for her drunk driving incent last May.
- Dana will no longer promote with Sonamoo.