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


  • NCT Johnny, Jaehyun and Jungwoo sustained minor bruises following set collapse during a Puma ad filming. NCT 127 prerecording for SM Town Live has been postponed from its original December 13 schedule to prioritize the member’s recovery.
  • Jinni has terminated her contract with JYP Entertainment and has left Nmixx

Debuts & Comebacks

  • The Boyz sangg sweetly in “All About You.” 
  • BTS RM partnered with Anderson .Paak for “Still Life.” Keep an eye out for our Indigo album review!
  • Weeekly celebrated a “Happy Christmas” in their new MV.
  • Shinhwa WDJ turned into detective for “Flash.”

Teasers & Announcements

  • Shinee‘s Minho revealed the MV teaser for his December 12 comeback with Chase.
  • Wei will return on December 13 with Christmas special album Gift For You
  • Red Velvet and Aespa will come together to spread holiday cheer on December 14 with “Beautiful Christmas
  • Super Junior released the second MV teaser for “Celebrate.” It’s set for release on December 15. 
  • Teen Top‘s Chunji‘s debut single “Too Late” will drop on December 16.  
  • NewJeans will release a pre-release single on December 19 ahead of their January 2 comeback with “OMG.” 
  • NCT Dream will join the holiday festivities on December 19 with their holiday album, Candy
  • Mamamoo Moonbyul dropped the teaser poster for her December 22 return with The Present.
  • Wayv moved their comeback with Phantom to December 28. 

Other News

  • Blackpink has been named the TIME’s 2022 Entertainer of the Year.  
  • BTS’s Jin will make his enlistment on December 13. 
  • Minchan from VeriVery is on hiatus to focus on his health. 
  • Lapillus Bessie has temporarily halted activities for health-related reasons. 
  • A Team Entertainment shares bugAboo has disbanded
  • T-ara Jiyeon and baseball player Hwang Jaegyun tied the knot in a private ceremony. Congrats to the couple!

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