Welcome to August, TasteMakers! Can you believe we’re in our last month of summer already? We know this scorching weather must be taking its toll on you, but hang in there! We have an abundance of exciting debuts and comebacks to get you through this heatwave.
Let’s take a peak at what this month has in store for us:
August started off with a bang thanks to the debut of D1CE (formerly known as HNB). The label-mates of Dreamcatcher finally released their highly anticipated debut album Wake Up: Roll the World on August 1.
For those who haven’t checked out their latest music video for “Wake Up” yet, make sure you watch it below!
She’s back! 🙌 Our resident Queen of Pop presented us with her new single “Magnetic Moon” on August 2. Be sure to watch the stunning music video, which is brimming with dreamy retro vibes.
SEVENTEEN have recently returned with their new single HIT and really, the song title speaks for itself. We’re living for the addictive beat and powerful performance - don’t forget to MAKE for SEVENTEEN to bring them to your city!
OH MY GIRL
Oh My Girl had us excited for some major summer bops with the teasers they released last month, and they didn’t disappoint! We’re already about to “Fall In Love” with the release of their summer package album. Listen to “BUNGEE (Fall In Love)” here 👇
You may have seen JBJ95 members Kenta Takada and Kim Sang-gyun on season 2 of Mnet’s Produce 101. The talented duo debuted in late 2018 with Home, and are making their comeback with the release of their mini album Spark.
Check out their summery highlight medley for Spark here:
The boys of IN2IT, who all appeared on survival show Boys24, are finally coming back after their last release “Sorry For My English” in July of 2018.
Be sure to check out “Run Away” when it drops at 6PM KST tomorrow (August 7)!
Weki Meki is back! Their repackaged album WEEK END LOL will be released online on August 8 at 6 PM KST and offline on August 14. Check out the teaser schedule below!
Our favorite R&B/hip-hop crew are also set to make a comeback soon. The crew consists of Zico, Crush, Dean, Penomeco, Milic and Stay Tuned (R&B legends! Hip-hop heavyweights!! Producer masterminds!!!) and their single album “Y” will be released on August 9 at 6 PM KST, just in time for their “Y” concert in Seoul on August 10 and 11.
If you haven’t done so yet, MAKE for The Rose to see them in your city!
The OG Queens of K-pop are returning for their long overdue comeback later this month. They will be releasing an album comprised of their most beloved hits to celebrate their 21st anniversary, including hits such as “Eternal Love”, “To My Boyfriend” and “Blue Rain”. Pinky, rejoice!
Stay tuned for Kwon Hyun Bin, who will make his debut on August 19 under his new stage name VIINI. The YGX model, actor and rapper is set to make his solo debut with the release of his first mini album Dimension.
We’re excited for the debut of X1, a boy group formed of the top 11 contestants of Produce X 101. X1 will be debuting with the their mini-album on August 27, and will also be holding their first showcase performance on the same day.
TO BE ANNOUNCED:
Sunmi | Jessi | UP10TION | LOONA | Celeb Five
*This comeback list is not inclusive of all August comebacks and debuts. All images, gifs and videos are copyright to their respective owners.