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


  • Woollim Entertainment announced it has taken the first steps in pursuing criminal charges against those who have harassed, defamed, and spread manipulated pornographic images of Kwon Eunbi.
  • Jin will be a torchbearer for the 2024 Paris Olympics.

Debuts & Comebacks

  • Babymonster showed off luxury in the single “Forever.”
  • StayC made a much awaited return with a penchant for destruction in “Cheeky Icy Thang.”
  • Kiss of Life released their memorably choreographed summer single “Sticky.”
  • All (H)ours returned with “Shock.”
  • Lee Chaeyeon was over it in “Don’t.”

Teasers & Announcements

  • (G) I-dle were summery and fun in the MV teaser for “Klaxon,” out on July 8.
  • Taeyeon was cheeky and sinister in the MV teaser for “Heaven,” which will also be released on the 8th.
  • Things got hazy in the teaser for Xdinary Heroes‘ July 8 release “Love and Fear.”
  • Weeekly took a scaled-down approach in the MV teaser for “Lights On.” The new mini Bliss will drop on July 9.
  • NTX shared the highlight medley for their July 9 mini, Hold X.
  • Dreamcatcher also released the highlight medley for VictoriouS, out on July 10.
  • FT Island will be back with their 7th album Serious and it’s title track on July 10.
  • Enhypen shared a casual preview for their July 12 album, Romance: Untold.
  • Apex announced their first single album The Giant, out on July 14.
  • NCT dropped group teasers for their July 15 album, Walk.
  • Lee Seunghoon (Winner) revealed the track list for his first solo mini, My Type, set for release on July 14.
  • Waker put out a short visual film ahead of their July 16 return with Sweet Tape.
  • DKB took a unique route and shared practice room footage to tease their 8th mini album that will be out July 17.
  • Ha Sungwoon shared a second concept film for Blessed, also to be released on the 17th.
  • n.SSign‘s repackage Tiger will drop July 18.
  • Stray Kids started their track reveals ahead of the July 19 release of Ate.
  • Jimin dropped more throwback-style teaser photos for Muse, out on July 19.
  • Kara will reunite for “I do I do” on July 24.

Other News

  • Brandnew Music announced that Hyunseung will be leaving Younite following a month hiatus.
  • Zion.T has left TheBlackLabel and will continue with his own agency Standard Friends.

(YouTube, Naver: [1] [2], BRANDNEW Music. Images via: SM Entertainment, IST Entertaiment.)