K-Pop News 290224: NEWJEANS, LE SSERAFIM, & More

Hello K-pop fans! Here’s your daily dose of K-pop News Digest for February 29, 2024. Let’s dive into today’s headline-making stories. Read about NEWJEANS in the Billboard Women in Music Issue, LE SSERAFIM rocking crochet outfits, Song Kang set to enlist in the military, 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.

NEWJEANS in Billboard Women in Music Issue


NEWJEANS has been featured in the 2024 Billboard Women in Music issue. The group, which debuted in July 2022, has been titled Group of the Year at the 2024 Billboard Women in Music Awards. NEWJEANS have already made several significant achievements. These include performing at Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve, and winning Artist of the Year and Song of the Year at the Mnet Asia Music Awards.

LE SSERAFIM in crochet outfits designed by Sakura


LE SSERAFIM performed their song Easy on Mnet’s M COUNTDOWN in unique crochet outfits designed by member Sakura. Sakura, who took up crocheting as a hobby, crafted tops for each member, showcasing her talent in this art form. Fans loved the group’s performance, as well as their original outfits.

Actor Song Kang to enlist in military

Song Kang

Sweet Home and My Demon star Song Kang will officially begin his mandatory military service on April 2. The news was confirmed by his agency, Namoo Actors. But fans will still be able to see him on the small screen one more time. Netflix’s Sweet Home 3 will be released during his service.

NCT’s Jaehyun cast in school violence K-drama

Jaehyun of NCT

NCT member Jaehyun will star as the male lead in upcoming K-drama I Believe You, which deals with school violence and bullying. Jaehyun will play Seo Il Nam, the victim of school bullying. It will begin filming in the first half of 2024.

MLD Entertainment’s boy group TFN disbands

MLD Entertainment's boy group TFN disbands

MLD Entertainment’s boy group TFN, formerly known as T1419, officially disbanded after three years together. The group, which debuted in January 2021, changed their name to TFN in October 2022. Their last release was the single Amazon in October 2022.

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