‘Metaverse girl group’ aespa has been selected as ‘rising stars to know in 2021’ by America’s People Magazine.
On October 13th (local time), People Magazine – a famous American media outlet – announced 15 ‘Hollywood’s emerging stars 2021 chosen by People’ on its official website. The fact that aespa is the only K-pop artist on the list proved their ‘global trending group’ title.
People introduced aespa’s active performance, “aespa topped the charts with their debut song ‘Black Mamba’ released last year. Besides, this single’s music video made history, becoming the fastest debut by a K-pop group to notch 100 million YouTube views. Now, with the release of their genre-spanning first EP ‘Savage’, aespa is eyeing global superstardom.”
In addition, aespa is expected to catch the attention of global viewers as they are scheduled to appear on the American popular talk show ‘The Kelly Clarkson Show’ (NBC), which will air on October 16th at around 3 AM (KST).
After coming out on October 5th, aespa’s first mini-album ‘Savage’ is continuing their global popularity march by taking the first place in various album and digital charts in Korea as well as iTunes Top Albums Chart in 20 regions around the world.
Meanwhile, aespa will appear on the October 16th broadcast of MBC’s ‘Show! Music Core’.