On October 29, Lee Soo Man, CEO of SM Entertainment, revealed the concept of the new Kpop girl group aespa. Moreover, SM has also released the aespa members’ teaser images through SNS gradually.
SM Entertainment Reveals Kpop Girl Group ‘Aespa’ Concept & Members
Lee Soo Man, the CEO of SM Entertainment, introduced aespa at the 2020 World Culture Industry Forum, held on October 28.
He stated, “SMCU (SM Culture Universe) is the core value and vision for the future of the entertainment industry. Soon, we will be launching the very first project of SMCU, which is a new Kpop girl group, Aespa.”
He continued, “I believe ‘aespa’ is the first introduced to the world; you will certainly definitely experience new entertainment through their appealing story outside of their music, visuals, and performances.” Moreover, Lee Soo Man said, “I’d like to unveil a bit of storytelling, the core concept of the Aespa.”
ae-Karina (My, Karina)
The clip shows Karina communicating with her virtual avatar. The two would stream VLive together and even practice a choreography together.
Regarding the video, Lee Soo Man added, “As you can see, Aespa has artist members who exist in the real world. And there are avatar members who exist in the virtual world. The storytelling is about how they interact and communicate through the digital world, a space between reality and virtuality.”
“They talk to each other and help each other. Both of them also become friends and share information. They do things in their respective world and share what they do. Further, they will also eventually be able to visit each other’s world. So please look forward to it,” he continued.
Here is the complete video of the CEO of SM Entertainment, Lee Soo Man.
SM Entertainment has revealed the images of the new Kpop girl group ‘Aespa’ members through SNS. They are Winter, Karina, Ningning, and Giselle.
Aespa members’ fairy look, avatar concept filled with blue, purple, and pink colors that rise a dreamy atmosphere, raises anticipation about what type of music and style Aespa will bring in the future.
First member: Winter
Winter is the first member of Aespa. Her real name is Kim Minjeong, and she was born in 2001. This 19-year-old girl from South Korea is skilled in vocal and dance. Like a fairy in a fantasy world, her stunning look captivates many eyes.
Second member: Karina
Karina is the second member of Aespa. Her real name is Yoo Jimin, and she is Korean. She was born on April 11, 2000. Besides having an excellent visual, she is also skilled in vocal and dance.
Third member: Ningning
Ningning is the third member of Aespa whose real name is Ning Yizhou and originally from China. Born on October 23, 2002, she is 18-year-old and has excellent vocal skills. Moreover, she has been training in SM Entertainment for 4-5 years.
Fourth Member: Giselle
GISELLE is the fourth member of aespa. Her real name is Aeri Uchinag, and she is Korean – Japanese. She was born on October 30, 2000. She has been training in SM Entertainment for a year and skilled in vocal and rapping.
More about KPOP:
- Watch: IU 12th Anniversary of Debut Mini Concert on Yoo Hee Yeol’s Sketchbook
- Who is Jessica Jung, One of the Best Unnies BLACKPINK Jennie Had Dinner With?
- EXO Baekhyun Second Mini-Album “Delight” Reigning The Global Charts
- 13 KPop Idols Who Get the Most Hate in Korean Pop Industry
- 12 Kpop Beauty Trends From The Stage to Everyday Life to Inspire Your Style