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Boy Band Seventeen Eyes Billboard No. 1 with New EP ‘Attacca’

Boy Band Seventeen Eyes Billboard No. 1 with New EP ‘Attacca’

SEOUL, Oct. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — After making an impressive debut on Billboard’s main albums chart with its previous album, K-pop boyband Seventeen now has a bigger ambition for its new songs: the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200. The 13-member group on Friday dropped the seven-track album, “Attacca,” fronted by main track “Rock [...]

Seventeen to Postpone Album Promotion After Members Come in Contact with COVID-19 Patients

Seventeen to Postpone Album Promotion After Members Come in Contact with COVID-19 Patients

SEOUL, June 20 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop boy band Seventeen will postpone promotional activities for its new album as all members are now in self-quarantine after coming in close contact with two COVID-19 patients, the group’s management agency said Sunday. Pledis Entertainment said in a posting on its official social media accounts that the band [...]

Boy Band Seventeen Eyes Billboard Charts with New EP ‘Your Choice’

Boy Band Seventeen Eyes Billboard Charts with New EP ‘Your Choice’

SEOUL, June 18 (Korea Bizwire) — After releasing three million-selling albums, K-pop boy band Seventeen is aiming to land on key Billboard charts with its latest release “Your Choice.” The 13-member group on Friday dropped the six-track album, fronted by main track “Ready to Love,” returning to the K-pop scene after eight months. “We’ve always [...]

K-pop Boy Band Seventeen Shines in 1st Performance on Ellen DeGeneres Show

K-pop Boy Band Seventeen Shines in 1st Performance on Ellen DeGeneres Show

SEOUL, April 2 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop boy band Seventeen made its first appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” on Thursday (U.S. time), giving a performance of its 2019 smash song “Hit.” The 13-member group, in black leather outfits, delivered a pre-recorded performance of its EDM number on the popular American talk show. The segment, [...]

Boy Band Seventeen to Drop New Single in Japan in April

Boy Band Seventeen to Drop New Single in Japan in April

SEOUL, Feb. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — K-pop boy band Seventeen will be releasing its third single album in Japan in April, the band’s management said Wednesday. The new album, titled “Hitorijianai” in Japanese, meaning “you’re not alone,” will be released on April 21, according to Pledis Entertainment. It comes a year after the act dropped [...]

Seventeen Returns with New Album ‘Semicolon,’ Poised for Biggest Success

Seventeen Returns with New Album ‘Semicolon,’ Poised for Biggest Success

SEOUL, Oct. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Boy band Seventeen, king of youth consolation and empathy among K-pop acts, on Monday returned with a highly anticipated new “special album” that’s all but guaranteed to become the group’s biggest commercial success. The six-track record, the band’s first new release in just four months since “Heng:garae” is titled [...]

Seoul City, Seventeen to Unveil YouTube Videos to Introduce Korean Culture to Global Fans

Seoul City, Seventeen to Unveil YouTube Videos to Introduce Korean Culture to Global Fans

SEOUL, Sept. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Seoul metropolitan government said Thursday it will unveil a series of YouTube videos through which global fans of Korean pop culture can experience various aspects of the culture with popular K-pop boy band Seventeen. The series, titled “Seoul Hallyu Staycation with Seventeen,” will be uploaded this Saturday and on [...]