Welcome to another edition of SB Week in Review. Here’s all the news you might have missed over the past week:
- SM Entertainment is off to a rough start this month after Exo members Baekhyun, Chen, and Xiumin (CBX) filed for exclusive contract termination citing unpaid wages and unfair contracts on June 1.
Debuts & Comebacks
- CIX told a cinematic story in “Save Me, Kill Me”
- Ab6ix lost their way in “Loser.”
- BoyNextDoor showed off their boyish charm in “Serenade.” Keep an eye out for our album review!
- Nine to Six made their unit debut with “Don’t Call Me.”
- Stray Kids were “S-Class” in their latest MV.
- B.I. returned with the compilation MV “To Die For.“
- MCND felt so high in “Pop Star.“
Teasers & Announcements
- NCT’s Taeyong will make his solo debut with “Shalala” on June 5.
- Fromis_9 will release their first album Unlock My World on June 5.
- Xodiac will return on June 6 with “Special Love,” ahead of their album Throw A Dice scheduled to release on June 7.
- TripleS + (KR)ystal Eyes will also return on June 6 with “Touch+.”
- TripleS AAA will also drop “Cherry Gene” on June 6.
- The New Six (TNX) will return on June 7 with “Kick it 4 Now.”
- P1Harmony dropped highlight melody for “Jump,” set to drop on June 8.
- BTS are set to release “Take Two” on June 9 to celebrate the group’s 10th anniversary.
- AleXa released a concept teaser for her June 9 return with “Juliet.”
- VAV dropped the track list for their June 12 come back with “Designer.”
- DKB is set to return on June 14 with “I Need Love.”
- Ateez released individual concept photos ahead of The World Ep.2: Outlaw, out on June 16.
- Kang Daniel will release his new album Realiez on June 19.
- I.M stunned in concept photos for his solo return on June 23 with “Overdrive.”
- SHINee will release their 8th album Hard on June 26.
- Wei continued to tease their June 19 return with Love pt.3: Eternally.
- NCT Dream will return in late June with pre-single “Broken Melody”
- Kim Jaehwan will be making his comeback in June.
- Han Seungwoo will return as a soloist at the end of June.
- Former Momoland member Daisy announced everything between her and MLD Entertainment has settled as of May 16th.
- New Thai member Nami will be added to Busters.
- Tahiti‘s Jisoo announced her pregnancy with her non-celebrity husband. Congratulations to the couple!
- T.O.P personally confirmed that he has left Bigbang.