K-Pop News 250524: NEWJEANS, AESPA, Lisa and more

Hello K-pop fans! Here’s your daily dose of K-pop News Digest for May 25, 2024. Let’s dive into today’s headline-making stories. Read about NEWJEANS and AESPA topping music charts, Lisa of BLACKPINK breaking a new record, 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 dominate Melon Chart


NEWJEANS’ latest singles, How Sweet and Bubble Gum, have rapidly soared to the top of the Melon Top 100 chart. Their immediate success showcases the group’s explosive popularity and dedicated fanbase. Both tracks feature NEWJEANS’ signature blend of catchy melodies and innovative production, further solidifying their place in the K-pop industry. NEWJEANS continues to rise as one of the leading acts in the genre.

AESPA’s Supernova achieves perfect all-kill


AESPA’s latest track, Supernova, has achieved a perfect all-kill, becoming the fastest girl group song to do so in 2024. This accomplishment means that the song topped all major South Korean music charts simultaneously. The perfect all-kill underscores AESPA’s growing influence and popularity, reinforcing their status as one of the top girl groups in K-pop today. Supernova has captivated fans with its futuristic sound and dynamic performance, contributing to its widespread acclaim.

Lisa’s LALISA hits 700 million views


BLACKPINK’s Lisa has reached a new milestone with her solo debut music video LALISA surpassing 700 million views on YouTube. This achievement makes it the fastest music video by a female K-pop solo artist to reach this number. The video, known for its vibrant visuals and powerful choreography, has played a significant role in Lisa’s successful solo career. Fans worldwide continue to show immense support, contributing to the video’s ongoing popularity.

RIIZE’s Seunghan attending cram school

Seunghan of RIIZE
SM Entertainment

RIIZE member Seunghan has been spotted attending a cram school, sparking speculation about his plans to retake the college entrance exam. Fans believe Seunghan, who is officially on hiatus from RIIZE, may have left K-pop to focus on his education. The news has sparked discussions on whether SM Entertainment should clarify his status as a member of the group.

Byun Woo-Seok film Soulmate to re-release

Byun Woo-Seok
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Rising actor Byun Woo-Seok’s popularity has led to talks of re-releasing his film Soulmate. The film’s initial success, coupled with Byun Woo-Seok’s growing fame, has prompted this decision. Soulmate received positive reviews for its storytelling and performances, and a re-release could bring it to a wider audience. Byun Woo-Seok’s increasing recognition in the entertainment industry underscores his talent and the impact of his work on both television and film.

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