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


  • The Golden Disk Awards were held on January 8, with IU taking home the digital daesang, BTS the album daesang, and Artist of the Year going to Aespa.

Debuts & Comebacks

  • GOT the Beat‘s “Step Back” disappointed our reviewer with its tired misogyny.
  • Kep1er debuted with “Wa Da Da,” and left our reviewer wanting to see more of the group’s strengths.
  • Up10tion slowed things down for “Crazy About You” off the mini album, Novella. Check out our review.
  • P1Harmony said “Do It Like This” in their latest MV.
  • Blisterz focused on choreography in the intense MV for “Bobbin.”
  • Woozi released his first official solo MV for “Ruby.” Our reviewer found it full of charisma.
  • Woo!Ah!‘s “Catch the Stars” MV is filled with whimsey.
  • Onewe shared the bittersweet MV for “Universe.”
  • Omega X came back with “Love Me Like.”
    • Four members of the group tested positive for Covid 19, so promotions will temporarily hault.
  • H1-Key introduced themselves in “Athletic Girl.”
  • Trendz debuted with “TNT.”
  • WJSN Chocome‘s “Super Yuppers” is a wild ride.
  • BZ Boys put out “Find You.”

Teasers & Announcements

Other News

  • Following an apology, April‘s Naeun and DSP Media stopped legal action against the person who falsey accused her of school bullying.
  • All members of Imfact have left Star Empire following the expiration of their contracts.

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