SEOUL, July 14 – Jung Kook, of the globally renowned K-Pop ensemble BTS, has made his solo debut this Friday with the release of the single “Seven”, also featuring American hip-hop artist, Latto.
Despite BTS currently taking a hiatus as two of its seven members fulfill their compulsory military service in South Korea, the remaining members are actively pursuing individual projects and performances.
The group has amassed a gigantic global fanbase, paving the path for K-Pop’s international achievements, including topping U.S. music charts and winning prestigious industry awards.
The music video for “Seven”, characterized as a vibrant summer anthem by his record label, premiered on Friday, featuring a cameo by the South Korean actress, Han So-hee.
Jung Kook’s management, BigHit, is a subsidiary of the South Korean entertainment powerhouse, HYBE, which also handles BTS.
Prior to his formal solo debut, Jung Kook had already released two singles free of charge.
Dedicated fans have been queuing for days in New York’s Central Park, eager for the opportunity to watch the K-Pop idol perform his fresh track on Friday.