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South Korea – September 27, 2021 – The participatory mobile idol application ‘IDOLCHAMP’ held a vote for about two weeks from August 27th under the topic of ‘Who is the most anticipated idol to come back in September by the fan PDs?’. NCT 127’ who announced their comeback on September 17th was selected as the winner.
NCT 127 is a boy group from SM Entertainment that debuted on July 7th, 2016, and a unit of NCT. ‘127’ in the group’s name represents the longitude of Seoul and implies the aspiration to promote K-POP to the world. Although it is a unit with adjustments in members, it is currently performing with a total of 9 members: TAEIL, JOHNNY, TAEYONG, YUTA, DOYOUNG, JAEHYUN, JUNGWOO, MARK, and HAECHAN.
On the other hand, NCT 127 recorded 1.32 million pre-orders in just one day after pre-order started for their 3rd full-length album last month, anticipating becoming a million-seller. NCT 127’s 3rd full-length album’s title song ‘Sticker’ is hip-hop dance music with a strong bass line, rhythmic vocals on addictive signature pipe sound. Lyric implies the message that the two people will write their history while always being by the side of one’s lover who is the center of this complicated world.
Following NCT 127, which took 1st place with 44.26% from this vote, BLACKPINK LISA, who released her first solo single album on September 10th, took 44.13%, and she was followed by Super Junior’s Sungmin and ATEEZ. Voting results can also be checked in KStarLive, which is a global K-culture community.
Meanwhile, IDOLCHAMP is conducting a monthly group ranking vote until September 30th. Stray Kids, BTOB, ATEEZ are nominated and the winner of the vote will be advertised throughout GS25 in Seoul.