It is half way through July, but the Korean K-pop scene is awaiting many more K-pop stars to spice up this scorching summer.
From world star EXO’s upcoming album to fledging rookie group Wanna.
One’s imminent debut, here is a list of upcoming K-pop events that are worth marking on your calendar.
EXO’s comeback is right around the corner, as the act is set to drop its fourth full-album “The War” on Tuesday.
Will the ruling K-pop boy band create another EXO craze with its new album this summer? We will see.
2. Jung Yong-hwa of CNBLUE
Jung Yong-hwa, a front man of band CNBLUE, will drop a new EP “Do Disturb,” with a lead track “That Girl” on Wednesday.
Rapper Loco is featured in the song.
K-pop co-ed quartet K.A.R.D will debut on Wednesday with its debut EP “Hola Hola.”
The group has already released three pre-debut singles, and gained a large international fan base for its flawless choreography and unique reggaeton music.
4. Akdong Musician
Sister-brother duo Akdong Musician, consisting of Lee Chan-hyuk and his sister Lee Su-hyun, will drop a new song “Dinosaur” on Thursday.
They said the new song will be completely different from their previous work.
5. Wanna One
New K-pop act Wanna One will make its much-anticipated debut on Aug. 7.
Formed during the second season of the competition show “Produce 101,” Wanna One’s members were handpicked by Korean voters from over 100 boy band hopefuls.
K-pop darling GFriend had teased in June that it would drop a new release at the end of July.
Other K-pop acts such as Winner and Girls’ Generation gearing up for activities in August.