aespa Releases Performance Music Video For Comeback Hit, ‘Next Level’
SM Entertainment's rookie group "aespa" has once again wowed their fans as they take it to the "Next Level" as a performance music video for their comeback hit was recently uploaded on YouTube. Fans were extremely delighted to see that more and more videos and promotions have been piling up for the group in relation to their comeback. It's expected the hype will continue in weeks to come.
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.
The 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 dominated the charts as the group's label SM Entertainment reported that as of May 18, "Next Level" was 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."