On August 12, Park Jin Young will join hands with Sunmi to release his new song “When We Disco” eight months after the release of his single album FEVER. If the previous album FEVER started from Vaudeville, theatrical entertainment he saw at a theater restaurant, the new song “When We Disco” features Eurodisco genre.
On August 17, ITZY will release their new song “Not Shy” five months after IT’z ME released in March. ITZY will take a step further from its previous success in “WANNABE” and show more powerful and advanced stage manners. The new song “Not Shy” is based on ITZY’s main weapon, the power performance, and provides a thrilling and exhilarating feeling.
Gugudan’s Sejeong released a teaser video on her official SNS, announcing her comeback on August 17. The released video shows Sejeong’s silhouette standing under the sea with the sound of water, giving off a mysterious vibe. The title of the song from Sejeong’s first single album, released with the coming soon teaser, is “Whale,” which she participated in the writing and composing herself.
Boy group DONGKIZ is making a comeback as a whole group. According to their label DONGYO Entertainment, DONGKIZ will make a comeback with their third single The Conscious on August 19. They added, “We are preparing to make you feel something different from DONGKIZ, so please give us a lot of attention and support.” Earlier, DONGKIZ released their teaser schedules, and heralded a variety of content, including the release of teaser images (August 11), music video teaser (August 17), and V LIVE (August 18).
4minute’s Jeon Jiyoon also signaled her comeback. On the night of August 10, Artsro Ent, her label, released a time table containing a spoiler images with her performance concept and a comeback schedule on its official SNS. Starting with “CONCEPT PHOTO #B” on August 11, various content will be unveiled sequentially, including image teaser, intro video, music video teaser, and official music video. And the new song will be released at 6:00 p.m. on August 24 KST.
BTS has also started their countdown for their comeback. On August 11, BTS posted individual teaser photos for their new song “Dynamite.” Since announcing the release of the new single on July 27, the label has been releasing the song name, promotion schedule, and individual teaser photos sequentially. After unveiling another teaser photos on August 13 and 16, “Dynamite” will be released on August 21. “Dynamite” is a song that includes BTS’s desire to spread vitality to global fans who are going through a difficult time with COVID-19.