aespa To Have Their First-ever Guest Appearance Soon!
Can't get enough of aespa? Following the success of their latest song and music video, "Next Level", the group will have its first-ever guest appearance on JTBC's "Knowing Brothers." As of press time, no date has been given but reports said that it will happen very soon. Reports however stated that the recording for the group's appearance in the show happened today.
aespa has definitely hit the "Next Level" as their latest comeback music video earned more than 41 million views in just two days since its release. With the song also currently at the top of the big music charts, the group is now getting more attention, not just in South Korea but also in other parts of the world!
The new comeback single is dominating the charts as the group's label SM Entertainment reported that as of May 18, "Next Level" is currently in the top rankings of the iTunes Song Charts in 26 countries. The song hit #1 on music platforms such as Bugs and Genie Music in South Korea.
The "Next Level" music video was released on YouTube on May 17, 2021, at 8 p.m. KST. It was actually a remake of A$ton Wyld's single, a part of the original soundtrack of "Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw." The music video features all four members of the group as well as their "AI selves."
SM Entertainment said that that the lyrics of "Next Level" tells the story of the "aespa" members, their alter egos called "ae," and their journey to KWANGYA in search of the "Black Mamba" that is the cause of "disturbing aespa and ae's SYNK, descending the world into chaos."
It has been 6 months since aespa's debut in November 2020 with its first hit single, "Black Mamba." In February, the group released a special remake single titled "Forever."