Rumors of Suga‘s return as Agust D are drawing keen attention.
Staring on May 17, Big Hit Entertainment has been posting mysterious countdown teasers that began to get more evident as the days went by. However, no specific announcement was made, only raising the curiosities among fans.
Then on May 22, a blurry photo of a man with his arms and body tied with a rope was posted along with the text “D-2.”
— BigHit Entertainment (@BigHitEnt) May 21, 2020
On the same day, the profile picture of Agust D in Apple Music was updated. In the released photo, Suga was seen tied to a rope, similar to that of the “D-2” teaser image, drawing attention. Overall images of the pictures, including clothes, hairstyles, and the way he is tied to the rope, are so similar that fans around the world are getting thrilled about Agust D’s comeback.
Agust D is the second stage name of Suga. Suga released his first mixtape under the name of Agust D in August 2016.
Some speculate that the teaser image may signal the release of Suga’s second mixtape.
— Suga Charts⁷ (@SugaChartData) May 21, 2020
It may be a vague expectation, but fans are responding. As soon as the rumors surfaced, Suga’s mixtape song “Agust D” re-entered the music chart. Naturally, “#AGUSTD2ISCOMING” quickly grabbed the No. 1 spot on Twitter’s worldwide trends.
In a related development, Big Hit Entertainment said, “We ask for your understanding that we cannot confirm the official contents because they are sticking to the schedules.”