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


  • The 19th annual Korean Music Awards was held on March 1, and Aespa and BTS took home three out of the four grand prizes.

Debuts & Comebacks

Teasers & Announcements

  • Weeekly will reveal a darker side to them in “Ven Pera” on March 7. 
  • Also on the 7th, Up10tion’s Kim Wooseok will make his solo return with “Switch”.
  • Sunmi’s collab song with Spotify “Oh Sorry Ya” drops on March 8. 
  • (G)I-dle are to release their first full album on March 14. 
  • Brave Girls is also scheduled to make their comeback on March 14.
  • Nu’est are to release their final album Needle & Bubble on March 15.
  • Astro’s Moonbin & Sanha will make their comeback with “Who” on March 15. 
  • Monsta X’s Kihyun is also scheduled to make his solo debut with Voyager on March 15. 
  • Wei are set to release their 4th mini-album Love Pt.1: First Love on March 16. 
  • Kingdom will make their return on March 17. 
  • Stray Kids will return with “Maniac” on March 18. 
  • Red Velvet are to comeback with The ReVe Festival 2022 – Feel My Rhythm on March 21.
  • Cravity will make their return with LIBERTY: IN OUR COSMOS on March 22
  • NCT Dream will release their 2nd album Glitch Mode on March 28.

Other News

  • CIX’s Seunghun tested positive for COVID-19.
  • Pledis Entertainment’s contract with Nu’est will expire March 14 and members JR, Aron, and Ren have decided to not renew.
  • Cube Entertainment issued a statement and apology for the plagiarism controversy surrounding “Sun”.
  • The Boyz’s Eric will take a temporary hiatus to focus on his health. 
  • Former (G)-idle member Soojin‘s contract with Cube Entertainment has been terminated.

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