UPDATE (April 18, 2019): On Thursday, K-pop group NCT 127 debuted its highly anticipated comeback track “Superhuman” live on ABC’s Good Morning America. The performance, which also features the song “Cherry Bomb,” was live-streamed on a massive billboard in New York City‘s Times Square. Watch it above in case you’ve missed the energy-charged performance.
The SM Entertainment group will kick off its NEO CITY: The Origin world tour in New Jersey on April 24, and will be making stops in Chicago, Los Angeles, Toronto, Vancouver and more cities through June. Head to NCT 127’s website for more information. Stay tuned for any further updates on NCT 127’s May comeback with its forthcoming album, We Are Superhuman.
— Good Morning America (@GMA) April 18, 2019
— NCT NEW YORK (@nct_nyc) April 18, 2019
UPDATE (April 17, 2019): After sharing an initial teaser on social media, K-pop group NCT 127 officially announces its latest album, We Are Superhuman. See it for yourself below.
— NCT 127 (@NCTsmtown_127) April 17, 2019
K-pop boy band NCT 127 has returned with two major announcements today. In addition to releasing its first full-length Japanese album, Awaken, the youngest boy group of SM Entertainment has taken to social media to unveil the first teaser for its comeback project titled Superhuman.
Posted at midnight KST on Wednesday, April 17, the Instagram mosaic features a group photo of the stylish NCT 127 members alongside the text “We are Superhuman.” The upcoming album will reportedly release in May.
It has been six months since the group dropped its first studio album, Regular-Irregular. And after releasing a music video for its Japanese single “Wakey-Wakey,” the Seoul-based unit has now officially launched its 12-track Japanese album, Awaken. Other tracks on the project include “Lips,” “Chain,” Touch,” “Limitless,” “Blow My Mind,” “Long Slow Distance,” “Kitchen Beat” and more.
Take a listen to Awaken by hitting play above, and check out the teaser for Superhuman below.
In the meantime, read our exclusive interview with NCT 127 where its members speak candidly about breaking into the U.S. market and individuality.