ATEEZ, the KQ Entertainment boy band, will start their comeback operations and release a new single album, “SPIN-OFF: FROM THE WITNESS,” according to an exclusive story published by the Korean publication E Daily. They intend to promote through January. The album will come on December 30, according to online sources.
ATEEZ COMEBACK EVERYONE pic.twitter.com/iOgUKAiStP— tine (@hoolighwan) December 12, 2022
As they prepare for the European part of their continuing world tour, “THE FELLOWSHIP: BREAK THE WALL,” ATEEZ is also getting ready. The seven-city tour will begin in February of next year.
More about ATEEZ
South Korean boy band ATEEZ was created by KQ Entertainment. Hongkong, Yunho, Seonghwa, San, Wooyoung, Mingi, Yeosang, and Jongho are the other members of the group. On October 24, 2018, they debuted the extended play (EP) Treasure EP.1: All to Zero.
ATEEZ earned the Bonsang (primary award) at the 4th The Fact Music Awards, the 30th and 31st Seoul Music Awards, and were awarded Worldwide Fans’ Choice at the 2019s and 2020s MAMA (Mnet Asian Music Awards) awards.
In addition to two EPs and two studio albums in the Japanese language as of August 2022, ATEEZ has also released nine and one studio album in the Korean language. They released the album Treasure EP.Fin: All to Action, Treasure Epilogue: Action to Answer, and Treasure The World EP.1: Movement, Zero: Fever Epilogue, Zero: Fever Part.1, and Zero: Fever Part.2 all peaked at number one on the South Korean Gaon Album Chart, with Zero: Fever Part.1 becoming the first album by the group to receive a platinum certification there.
Over four million physical albums by ATEEZ have been sold globally. The group has additionally functioned as the official global ambassador for Korean culture. Frequently referred to as “Global Performance Idols” by Korean media and branded “4th Generation Leaders” by the Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism.
On October 29 and 30, the band performed two entirely sold-out shows in Seoul to kick off their “The Fellowship: Break The Wall” world tour, which is their second of the year. They continued the tour by playing eleven performances in Oakland, Phoenix, Anaheim, Dallas, Atlanta, Chicago, Newark, and Toronto before moving on to the North American portion of the trip.
All the American performances began with KQ Fellaz 2, a pre-debut group from the same label as ATEEZ, performing their two pre-debut songs for the audience. The theme song (“Gravity”) for the JTBC drama “Reborn Rich” was released by Jongho on November 26.
The World EP. Paradigm, the third Japanese EP by ATEEZ, with the lead single “Paradigm,” was released on November 30. It debuted at the top of both the Oricon weekly album chart.
With more than 124K physical copies sold in the first week, the album also topped Billboard Japan’s Top Album Sales rankings, becoming Ateez’s first EP to do so.
On December 1, the “Break The Wall” world tour’s European portion was scheduled to begin in February 2023. The band will play in Paris, London, Madrid, Brussels, Copenhagen, and Amsterdam. They released “Like That,” their OST for the anime Lookism, based on the same-named webtoon, on December 7.