TREASURE is a new boy group of YG Entertainment. TREASURE consists of 12 members selected from YG’s survival program ‘YG TREASURE BOX’ and debuted on August 7th in 2020 with their first single [THE FIRST STEP: CHAPTER ONE]. TREASURE got massive attention as they are YG’s new group following by BLACKPINK; the group targeted the global market from the very beginning. Their debut title track ‘BOY’ ranked top on the iTunes Top Song chart in 19 different countries and on Line Music daily chart in Japan right after the release. Even though they are a newly debuted group, they already sold over 200,000 copies of the album; it proves that they are the highly anticipated rookie among the K-pop groups who made a debut in 2020.
MFBTY, an acronym that stands for “My Fans [Are] Better Than Yours,” is a Korean hip-hop group under Feel Ghood Music consisting of Tiger JK, Yoon Mi-rae, and Bizzy. They debuted in 2013 with the single, “Sweet Dream.” MFBTY was meant to be only a temporary name, and the trio released an album later that year as Drunken Tiger, Tiger JK’s legendary hip hop group. However, they later returned to the name MFBTY and released their first full-length album under that name in 2015.
CLC is a South Korean girl group formed by Cube Entertainment in 2015. The group consists of seven members: Seunghee, Yujin, Seungyeon, Sorn, Yeeun, Elkie, and Eunbin. Their debut EP First Love was released on March 19, 2015 with five group members: Seunghee, Yujin, Seungyeon, Sorn and Yeeun. In February 2016, Elkie and Eunbin were added to the group.
GFRIEND is a six-member South Korean girl group formed by Source Music in 2015. The group consists of Sowon, Yerin, Eunha, Yuju, SinB, and Umji. They made their debut with the EP Season of Glass on January 15, 2015. GFRIEND won several 2015 female rookie awards and has garnered momentum since their debut despite being from a small company.
In 2016, they continued their success with their third EP, Snowflake, and won first place on many music shows with the title song, “Rough”. They released their first full-length album, LOL, in July 2016. In 2017, GFRIEND made a comeback with a new concept with their fourth EP, The Awakening, and the pre-orders for the album exceeded 100,000 units. GFRIEND released their fifth EP, Parallel, in August 2017, and the extended play was re-released a month later under the title Rainbow. In 2018, GFRIEND held their first concert since debut called Season of GFRIEND and later their first Asia Tour with the same name. GFRIEND released their sixth EP, Time for the Moon Night, in April 2018 and the special EP Sunny Summer in July 2018. GFRIEND made an official Japanese debut with a compilation album, GFRIEND 1st Best, in May 2018. In January 2019, GFRIEND released their second full-length album, Time For Us. In July 2019, GFRIEND released their seventh extended play album, Fever Season. In February 2020, GFRIEND released their eight EP, 回:Labyrinth.
Astro is a South Korean boy band formed by Fantagio that debuted in 2016. The group is composed of six members: MJ, Cha Eun-woo, Moon Bin, Jinjin, Rocky and Yoon Sanha. They debuted with the single “Hide & Seek” from their debut EP Spring Up, and were subsequently named by Billboard as one of the best new K-pop groups of 2016.
SF9 is a South Korean boy group formed by FNC Entertainment and the company’s first dance boy group. Consisting of nine members, the group debuted on October 5, 2016 with the release of their first single album, Feeling Sensation.
SF9’s first Korean studio album, First Collection, was released on January 7, 2020 with the lead single “Good Guy”. On January 16, SF9 took their first ever music show win with “Good Guy” on M Countdown.
N.Flying is a South Korean rap rock band formed by FNC Entertainment in 2013. The group released their first digital indie single Basket in Japan on October 1, 2013. The group marked their debut in Korea on May 20, 2015 with first EP and its lead single Awesome. The band originally consists of four member: Kwon Kwang-jin, Lee Seunghyub, Cha Hun and Kim Jae-hyun. Yoo Hwe-seung was added into the band in June 2017. Kwang-jin left the group on December 26, 2018 and his position was filled by Dong-sung on January 1, 2020.
Weki Meki is a South Korean girl group formed by Fantagio in 2017. The group consists of eight members: Ji Su-yeon, Elly, Choi Yoo-jung, Kim Do-yeon, Sei, Lua, Rina, and Lucy.
Glamorous debut, transformation into a solo artist, establishing AOMG and H1GHR MUSIC, releasing numerous singles, 7 EPs and 5 full-length albums, countless featured works, winning the Artist of the Year and the Best R&B album in Korean Music Awards, and so on. With this endless list of accomplishments, Jay Park has never disappointed the public and the press for the last 10 years and is considered one of the most influential figures in Korean hip-hop scene today.
He is also a first-ever Asian artist to sign a full-time contract with JAY-Z’s label, ‘Roc Nation’, proving himself as an international talent. He received attention from fans all over the world with his U.S. debut EP [ASK BOUT ME] and a collaboration album [This Wasn’t Supposed To Happen] with ‘Hit- Boy’, who has worked with world-famous artists such as ‘Kanye West’, ‘Drake’, and ‘Travis Scott’.
Also, he presented himself to the fans in 31 cities from 16 countries through his first world tour ‘JAY PARK 2019 SEXY 4EVA WORLD TOUR’, showing how globally acclaimed he is.
From his days as the best rookie in the underground scene, as a member of controversial hip-hop duo ’Supreme Team’, and as an ex co-CEO of AOMG, and now returned to be just an artist, Simon Dominic has kept his top spot unwavering for a long time and been consistently and widely loved by the public, which made him an icon of Korean hip-hop scene.
Despite the unusual hip-hop genre of Single
Through not only music career but also performing on different shows and appearing on TV, he has consistently exuded his own charm with outstanding entertainment, and is now firmly established as an irreplaceable artist in Korean pop culture.
GRAY is a perfect example of an ‘all-round musician’, who shows impeccable performances not only in producing, writing, and composing, but also in singing and rapping. He has become an irreplaceable figure with his debut single [KKAMBBAK], and tracks like
His unique style of classy producing led to collaborations with top artists including AOMG artists such as ‘Jay Park’, ‘Simon Dominic’, ‘Loco’, and ‘Woo’. His long list of hits including Jay Park –
DPR Live is a South Korean rapper and singer. DPR stands for “Dream Perfect Regime”. He released his debut EP, Coming to You Live, on March 15, 2017. He then released his second EP, Her, on December 7, 2017. His first studio album, Is Anybody Out There?, was released on March 3, 2020.
pH-1 is a Korean American rapper based in South Korea. He has released one EP, The Island Kid (2017), and one full-length album, HALO (2019).
Haon is a South Korean rapper. He is the winner of High School Rapper 2. He appeared as a contestant on both High School Rapper 1 and High School Rapper 2. He released his first EP, Travel: Noah, on September 5, 2018.
Since 2013, Hoody has shown her talents by releasing numerous singles such as [HANGANG], [Golden], and [Sunshine], [On And On] EP, and her first full-length album [Departure]. Through collaborations with various artists in and outside of Korea, she has become an irreplaceable artist. With her sweet voice, exceptional lyrics, catchy melody lines, and many more likable traits, she is one of the best musicians whom you could easily fall in love with.
A year after the release of her 2018 single [Sunshine], she put out to the world her first full-length album [Departure], fulfilling the needs of her fans who waited for this project to happen. This album was well-received not only by the fans, but by the music critics. There’s no reason not to give attention to the fresh steps she’s about to take.
BOL4 is a South Korean musical act formed by Shofar Music in 2016. They appeared on Superstar K6 in 2014 before signing a contract with their current agency. BOL4 was originally a duo consisting of Ahn Ji-young and Woo Ji-yoon. They debuted with the single “Fight Day” from the mini-album Red Ickle on April 22, 2016. The meaning of 사춘기(思春期) is “puberty” in English. In Korean, the pronunciation of 사(思) is the same as 사(四=4), so the group name is sometimes shortened to BOL4.
The duo went on a temporary hiatus due to Ahn’s music classes requirements in the first half of 2018. BOL4 signed with King Records and debuted in Japan on June 5, 2019, with the mini-album Red Planet (Japan Edition).
On April 2, 2020, Shofar Music announced that Woo Ji-yoon had left the duo, with Ahn Ji-young to continue promoting as BOL4.
KIM JAE UCK
Kim Jae Uck is a South Korean model and actor. He is best known for his roles in the hit series Coffee Prince (2007), comedy film Antique (2008), mystery drama Who Are You? (2013), thriller drama Voice (2017), The Guest (2018), and Her Private Life (2019).
Kim Seok Woo, better known by his stage name Rowoon, is a South Korean singer and actor. He is a member of the K-pop boy band SF9. He played his first leading role in 2019 MBC’s television series, Extraordinary You.
JUNG HAE IN
Jung Hae In is a South Korean actor. He first made an appearance in Korean girl group AOA Black’s music video for “Moya” in 2013 and officially debuted through the TV series Bride of the Century the next year. He gained recognition for his supporting roles in 2017 television series While You Were Sleeping and Prison Playbook. He had his first starring role in the 2018 drama Something in the Rain.
SEO KANG JUN
Seo Kang Jun is a South Korean actor and singer who is a member of the group 5urprise. He gained recognition with his role in the television series Cheese in the Trap (2016) and has since starred in Entourage (2016), Are You Human Too? (2018), The Third Charm (2018) and Watcher (2019) and When the weather is fine (2020)
CHA EUN WOO
Lee Dong-min, professionally known as Cha Eun Woo, is a South Korean singer, actor, and model under the label of Fantagio. He is a member of the South Korean boy group Astro.
KI EUN SE
Former actress Ki Eun Se has recreated her identity as a social media phenomenon. She debuted in a minor television role in 2006 and made a brief appearance in the 2008 Kim Ji-woon film “The Good, the Bad, the Weird,” but her acting career progressed little further. It was her social media activities, many years later, that brought her fame and turned her into an online advertising powerhouse.
LIM NA YOUNG
Lim Na Young is a South Korean singer, rapper, actress and model currently under Sublime Artist Agency. She is a former member of the girl group PRISTIN, its sub-unit PRISTIN V, and the project girl group I.O.I.
Hani (Ahn Hee Yeon), professionally known as Hani, is a South Korean singer. She is known as a member of the South Korean girl group EXID and its subgroup, SoljiHani (formerly known as Dasoni. She has appeared on television as a host on Weekly Idol and a cast member on Off to School, Crime Scene and A Style for You.
Hyo Min is a South Korean Singer, Designer and Actress, primarily known as a member of Girlgroup T-ARA. She debuted as a solo artist with her debut mini album “Make Up” on June 30th, 2014.
Hyo Min is now focused on her Career as an Actress.