Hello K-pop fans! Here’s your daily dose of K-pop News for December 16, 2023. Let’s dive into today’s headline-making stories. Read about BTS topping the iTunes chart again, Onew returning to Instagram, Yujin from IVE in a new Disney collaboration, and more. Check out today’s K-pop News Digest to catch up on the most buzzworthy moments and milestones that have captured the hearts of fans worldwide.
BTS’ debut track tops iTunes US Chart
ARMYs are showing their support for BTS by making the group’s 2013 debut track No More Dream reach the top of the iTunes US chart. This surge in popularity follows the enlistment of members RM, V, Jimin and Jungkook earlier this week. The song’s success reflects the unwavering support of BTS’ global fanbase, who continue to celebrate the group’s music even as they serve their mandatory military duties. Relive the early days of BTS with the MV for No More Dream below:
SHINee’s Onew returns to Instagram
Onew has made a much-awaited return to Instagram after a six-month hiatus. The K-pop star expressed his gratitude to fans for their heartfelt wishes on his birthday (December 14). Onew’s return has been warmly received by fans, who have eagerly awaited updates from the beloved SHINee member.
IVE’s Yujin sings theme song for Wish
Yujin of IVE has been selected to sing the Korean rendition of This Wish, the main title track for Disney’s 100th anniversary film Wish. The talented singer joins to the growing list of K-pop artists collaborating with Disney. Fans have expressed excitement and admiration for Yujin’s angelic voice, which perfectly complements the enchanting theme of the film. Check out the teaser video for This Wish performed by Yujin below:.
BIGBANG’s Daesung drops teaser for It Flows
BIGBANG’s Daesung has released a live clip teaser for his upcoming special single It Flows, a remake of Lee Han-Chul’s 2012 song. This release marks Daesung’s first solo project since his third Japanese EP album Delight 2 in 2017 and his first Korean release in a decade. Fans are eagerly anticipating It Flows’ release on December 18. Watch the teaser clip below: