2019 has been indeed an amazing and beautiful year. For those who have been such a great fan of K-pop music, I am pretty sure you are aware of all the newly debuted bands in 2019. However, if you are somehow new to K-pop, maybe we could do a little warm-up and start from here. For now, let us discuss about the newly debuted K-pop bands that have been working really well and doing really good so far. If you want to take a look at those new debuted bands as well as a little insight into their bands, this is the right start for you.
Debuted in the early of 2019, ITZY is a talented girl group under JPY entertainment. This band consists of five members namely, Yeji, Lia, Ryujin, Chaeryeong, and Yuna. Their very first album was released on 12th February with the name of it’z different. Their debut song “Dalla Dalla” has scored as one of the biggest debut group on Billboard as the song entered at No. 3 and peaked at No. 2 on the World Digital Song Sales chart. Besides, this song, which surpassed 17.1 million views within also debuted as the second most popular song on Youtube.
EVERGLOW is a brand new South Korean girl band that debuted in March 2019. This band is debuted under Yuehua entertainment. EVERGLOW consists of six members which are E:U, Sihyeon, Mia, Onda, Aisha, and Yiren. The band debuted with an album called Bon Bon Chocolat that has a lead single “Bon Bon Chocolat”. This song was written by an American singer-songwriter named Melanie Fontana who previously has worked with BTS and Tiffany Young. Their song “Bon Bon Chocolat” debuted and peaked at number 5 on the World Digital Songs Sales Chart.
Debuted in March 2019, TXT is a South Korean boy band that consists of five members including Yeonjun, Soobin, Beomgyu, Taehyun, and Huening Kai. This band is debuted under Big Hit label. The acronym TXT actually stands for “Tomorrow by together”. According to their website, the meaning behind “Tomorrow by Together” is five individuals who “come together under one dream in hopes of building a new tomorrow”. The band debuted with the EP of the dream chapter, star. Following the release of their EP, TXT released their very first music video called Crown that broke the record for the most viewed K-Pop debut music video within 24 hours for a boy group.
Debuted under FNC entertainment, Cherry Bullet is a girl band that consists of ten members. The band debuted in January this year with their debut single album which is called Let’s play Cherry Bullet. Their first single “Let’s play Cherry Bullet ”, consisted of their title song, “Q&A” and 2 other songs, “Violet” and “Stick Out”. Following that, their single was together released with the music video called “Q&A”. Besides, Cherry Bullet has also worked for the endorsement in which they modeled for Korean uniform brand smart for 2018.
The 1THE9 is a South Korean boy band that has been formed through the 2018 survival show competition named Under Nineteen. The band composes of nine members including Yoo Yong-ha, Kim Tae-woo, Lee Seung-hwan, Shin Ye-chan, Kim Jun-seo, Jeon Do-yum, Jung Jin-sung, Jeong Taek-hyeon, and Park Sung-won. The band debuted in February and for twelve months they will be promoting under MBK entertainment. In April, the band made their debut stage through V-live. In October, the band would be returned with their second mini-album.
ONEUS is a newly debuted South Korean boy band that is formed by RBW. The band consists of sis members such as Ravn, Seoho, Leedo, Keonhee, Hwanwoong and Xion. ONEUS debuted in January with their very first EP called Light us as they had “Valkyrie” as their lead single. Later on, the band has made the first debut on M net. In May, ONEUS has released their second EP called Raise Us and their third EP called Fly with us in September.
Debuted in February, VANNER is a charismatic boy band that consists of five members including Taehwan, Gon, Hyeseong, Ahxian, Youngkwang. On February 13, the group released their very first music video called “Better do better”. The following day, the band released their first album also making their first appearance on M net. For their pre-debuting activity, the band has been promoting in Japan by holding a concert in Tokyo. Before debuting in Korea, the band has performed more than 200 times in Japan.
VERIVERY is a very talented and newly debuted South Korean boy band under Jellyfish entertainment. The band composes seven handsome boys including Dongheon, Hoyong, Minchan, Gyehyeon, Yeonho, Yongseung and Kangmin. Moreover, their band name comes from the Latin word ‘VERI’ meaning ‘Truth’ and the English word ‘VERY’, VERIVERY is a combination of the words Various, Energetic, Real and Innovation. The group debuted with their first extended play called Veri-Us that has its title track Ring Ring Ring.
Rocket Punch is a skillful girl band that debuted in July 2019. The band consists of six members and they are members Juri, Yeonhee, Suyun, Yunkyoung, Sohee and Dahyun. In July, the group was first announced and in August they debuted with their first extended play called Play Pink Punch. With the release of this extended play, the band has the first lead single called Bim Bam Bum. Their debuted single Bim Bam Bum peaked at number 95 on the Gaon download chart.
AB6ix is a South Korean boy band that composes of five members. This band debuted in May 2019. The band debuted with their first EP called B complete and they held their debut showcase the same day at Olympic Hall. The name AB6ix is short for Absolute Six and their name is also the abbreviation of Above Brandnew six. In April, the band debuted their first reality show called Brandnew boy that premiered on M net. Just on October, the boys released their first studio album called 6ixense.