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


  • Actress Jeon Jongseo (Burning, Money Heist: Korea) had several rumours of school violence bullying allegations online. Her agency, ANDMARQ, has denied all accusations, and plan to take legal action against unfounded comments and posts.

Debuts & Comebacks

  • TXT returned with a fantastical MV for “Deja Vu“.
  • Lucas made his debut as a solo act with “Renegade“.
  • Bang Yedam and Aespa‘s Winter collaborated for “Officially Cool“.
  • Cube‘s new boy group Nowadays debuted with “OoWee“.
  • Drippin dropped a synth-heavy city-pop track, “Beautiful Maze“.
  • I.M. (Monsta X) came back with a groovy, sensual R&B title track: “Lure“.
  • Kiss of Life had the “Midas Touch” in their latest comeback. Check out our Bite Review!
  • (G)I-dle‘s Yuqi pre-released “Could It Be” ahead of her solo debut with YUQ1 on April 23.

Teasers & Announcements

  • ONF‘s Beautiful Shadow drops on April 8.
  • DKZ return with Reboot on April 12.
  • Boynextdoor come back with How? on April 15.
  • NCT‘s Doyoung makes his solo debut with Youth on April 22.
  • Lee Jinhyuk will make his comeback with New Quest: Jungle on April 23.
  • Ive release Ive Switch on April 29.
  • Riize will come back with Riizing in June, which will be preceded with three pre-release tracks being released on April 29.
  • Seventeen‘s anthology album, 17 is right here, is due for a April 29 release.

Other News

  • iKon‘s Bobby and Chanwoo will be enlisting on May 21 and May 27 respectively.
  • Big Planet Made has started to tease their new girl group, Badvillain.
  • Shinee‘s Onew and Taemin have signed with different agencies after leaving SM Entertainment. Onew is now signed with Griffin Entertainment, and Taemin with Big Planet Made.
  • Youngjae (Got7) has left Sublime Artist Agency.

(YouTube: [1][2][3][4], X (Formerly Twitter): [1][2][3][4][5][6]. Naver: [1][2][3][4], Star News: [1]. Images via: Andmarq, WM Entertainment, YG Entertainment, Genie Music.)