Hello, K-pop fans and welcome to the news roundup for Sept 25, 2023. Here are some of the top stories of the day:
BTS’ Jungkook drops 2nd teaser pictures for 3D single
Global sensation BTS’ Jungkook continues to build anticipation for his upcoming digital single featuring Jack Harlow, 3D. He released a stunning set of second concept photos, which showcase his unrivaled charisma and appeal.
3D by Jungkook is a pop R&B track that creatively explores complex emotions towards an unattainable person through all three dimensions. Fans can look forward to the single’s release on Sept 29, 2023 promising another musical masterpiece from the talented artist.
KEP1ER releases MV for Galileo
KEP1ER returns with their 5th mini-album Magic Hour, featuring the title track, Galileo. The song is a delightful disco-funk number about a girl attempting to decipher the meaning of love. KEP1ER’s agency WAKEONE is currently in discussions with the group to extend their contract. If all parties agree, KEP1ER will be the first project team to renew their exclusive contracts with a management label.
Check out the MV for Galileo by KEP1ER below:
NCT Dream’s Candy Pajamas Collection with SPAO
SPAO has unveiled an exciting collaboration with NCT Dream, introducing the SPAO X NCT Dream Candy Collection, a lineup of charming long-sleeved pajama sets. These sets come in seven different variations, each matching one of the NCT Dream members. Additionally, two unisex Candy T-shirts in black and white will be released alongside the pajamas. Fans can mark their calendars for the global launch on Sept 29, 2023, and cozy up in style with their favorite NCT Dream members.
Copyright fees for FIFTY FIFTY’s Cupid seized by court
A South Korean court has ruled in favor of Attrakt, FIFTY FIFTY’s original management company, in their ongoing legal battle against The Giver’s CEO, SIAHN (real name Ahn Sung-Il). The court found that SIAHN illegally embezzled funds, leading to an order to seize the copyright fees for FIFTY FIFTY’s hit track Cupid and their early albums THE FIFTY and The Beginning: Cupid. This ruling represents another legal victory for Attrakt, who are still engaged in a separate dispute with FIFTY FIFTY regarding their exclusive contract. FIFTY FIFTY is currently appealing a previous court decision that denied their temporary injunction to suspend the contract.
And that wraps up our summary of notable K-pop news events for Sept 25, 2023. Stay tuned for more exciting updates from the entertainment world!