With the comeback of idols like 2PM, Super Junior and WonderGirls etc, May will be the month of the ‘war of the idols’.
2PM previously released a new single ‘Don’t Stop Can’t Stop’ on 19th April and the title song ‘Without U’ is already up on the #1 spots on various music progaram and charts. They will join the ‘war of the idols’ in May with their promotions for the single.
And with So Nyeo Shi Dae ending their 4-month promotions with ‘Oh!’ and ‘Run Devil Run’, SM is set to have its 2 idol groups Super Junior and f(x) comeback in May. f(x) will have their comeback after 6 months with their 1st minialbum ‘NU ABO’. The song and teaser were revealed recently, and it had gone up to the #1 spots on various real time charts.
As for Super Junior, they will be back with a full-length 4th album on 13th May. But this time, members KiBum, HanKyung and KangIn will not join the promotions and the group will promote as 10 members.
Another major idol group WonderGirls will also be having their Kpop comeback with ’2 Different Tears’ to be released on 16th May worldwide. Like 2PM, there will be some changes to the members composition in WonderGirls, with SunMi’s recent leaving of the group, new member HyeRim will join as new member and promote with the WonderGirls for this album.
Other than that, group BEAST will also be promoting their follow-up song ‘Easy’. Other idols like After School, Rain and Lee Hyori who released their albums in late March~April will also go full force into their new song promotions.
The month of May also see the release of new albums by solo musicians like Bobby Kim, Gummy, Kim YoonAh and Lee SeungHwan. And their new songs are forseen to be do well on music charts and music shows.
This month will be an eventful month for Korean music industry.
Source : Newsen
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