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


  • BTS will visit the White House on May 31 to both celebrate Asian American and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander (AANHPI) Heritage Month and discuss Asian inclusion and anti-Asian hate crimes.
  • Seungri received a final sentence of 18 months for his involvement in the Burning Sun scandal.

Debuts & Comebacks

  • Got7 returned with “Nanana.”
  • Kang Daniel was living in the “Upside Down” in his latest MV. Check out our review!
  • Lightsum celebrated a youthful crush in “Alive.”
  • Bvndit wielded swords and teddy bears in “Venom.”
  • Seventeen were “Hot” in their newest release. Keep an eye out for our review!
  • Baek Yerin sought adventure in “Pisces.”

Teasers & Announcements

  • The MV teaser is out for NCT Dream‘s “Beatbox.” The repackage MV will drop on May 30.
  • Victon also shared the prologue teaser for “Stupid O’clock,” out on May 31.
  • Kim Jaehwan will return with the single “Snail” on June 5.
  • Highlight‘s Son Dongwoon will be back with his first solo album in three years, Happy Birthday on June 6.
  • Secret Number are gearing up for their fourth single “Doomchita,” out on June 8.
  • Also back on the 8th are Trendz with their new mini Chapter 2: Choice.
  • Woo!Ah! will spread Joy with their June 9th mini album.
  • Bugaboo will be back with the single album, Pop on June 13.
  • Wonho‘s third mini album Facade will also drop on the 13th.
  • The comeback schedule is out for Drippin‘s Villian: Zero which is set to be released on June 15.
  • Pixy will return as five members for June 15th’s Reborn while Ella takes a temporary hiatus.
  • KARD hinted at a comeback, though no official announcement has been made.

Other News

  • Treasure will temporarily promote as 10 members without Bang Yedam and Mashiho.
  • Golden Child‘s Tag will also be taking a temporary hiatus.
  • Chiwoo will no longer be a member of Kingdom.
  • Kim Woo Bin, Nayeon, Tzuyu, Momo, and Mina (Twice), have all tested positive for COVID 19.

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