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


  • HYBE announces they will no longer acquire SM Entertainment after coming to an agreement with Kakao.

Debuts & Comebacks

  • Shinee’s Onew returned after nearly a year with “O (circle).
  • Cravity was “Groovy” in their latest MV. 
  • Yuju returned with the emotional “Without U.” 
  • Cherry Bullet made their return with “P.O.W!” 
  • (G)I-dle’s Minnie and Anne-Marie teamed up for “Expectations.” 
  • Twice took over the world in their latest MV for  “Set Me Free.” 
  • Pixy was alluring in their newest MV “Karma.” Keep your eye out for our MV review!
  • Got7‘s Youngjae had a comeback with “Errr Day.” 

Teasers & Announcements

  • Exo’s Kai dropped the MV teaser for his March 13 comeback, Rover
  • So!YoON! and BTS’s RM will team up for “Smoke Sprite,” set to drop on March 14. 
  • Golden Child’s Y released a spoiler for his March 15 release “If It’s the Wind.” 
  • BTS’s Jimin revealed the concept photos for Face. His pre-release “Like Crazy” will come out on March 17 followed by the album on March 24. 
  • NMixx sahred a concept book for their March 20 comeback, “Love Me Like This.”
  • Ikon announced Bobby will come back on March 21 with “Drowning.”
  • Kingdom sported all white in the History of Kingdom: Part VI. Mujin concept photos. The album will be released on March 23. 
  • Craxy revealed the concept sketch for their March 23 return with “Nugudom.”
  • Got7 BamBam showed us his sour side in the new concept photos for “Sour & Sweet,” set to release on March 28. 
  • Billie will also be making their comeback March 28 with “Eunoia.”
  • Mamamoo+ announced a schedule plan for Act 1 Scene 1, set to drop on March 29. 
  • Blackpink’s Jisoo will make her solo debut with Me on March 31.
  •  Got7 Mark Tuan will also drop a new single “Carry Me Out” on March 31.

Other News

  • Twice will launch an interactive fan hub named  “Twice Square” in Roblox. Two mini games will also be introduced. 
  • Ateez Yeosang, NCT Xiaojun and Tempest Hyunseob will become new MCs for SBS‘s “The Show.” 
  • Infinite L has signed to Look Media 
  • Kep1er Youngeon‘s father passed away and she will temporarily suspend activities to attend her father’s wake and spend time with her family. Our deepest condolences to Youngeun and her family. 
  • Up10tion‘s Kuhn will begin his military enlistment on March 27
  • Alice’s DoA and Yeonje will temporarily suspend their activities to focus on rest and recovery. 
  • Up10tion’s Lee Hwanhee will be leaving Mnet’s Boys Planet due to health reasons. 
  • The debut lineup of VR girl group, Fe:verse was revealed following the finale of Girls Re:verse. The group will consist of Kwon Eunbi(Muneo), Apink’s Hayoung(Seoritae),Loona’s Heejin(Rien)  and WJSN’s Luda (Keuang) and Soobin (KimSerena).
  • Former Winner member Nah Taehyun was booked for a DUI and the Seoul Gangnam Police are investigating the case. 

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