On July 30, 2023, Rocket Punch (로켓펀치) members Yunkyoung, Sohee and Dahyun released the digital single “Soda” as part of the DAWN TAPE project. Rocket Punch, the six-member girl group under Woollim Entertainment, burst onto the K-pop scene on August 7, 2019, with their debut mini album “Pink Punch” and its catchy title track “Bim Bam Bum.” Since then, the group has been on a meteoric rise, captivating fans with their youthful energy, dynamic performances, and vibrant music. Let’s take a journey through Rocket Punch’s discography and milestones as they continue to leave their mark in the K-pop industry. On July 22, 2019, the excitement for Rocket Punch began with the release of a logo motion video, unveiling the group’s official logo. The following day, fans got their first glimpse of the members through a concept film. Anticipation grew as individual teaser photos for their debut mini album “Pink Punch” were unveiled on August 1. Finally, on August 7, Rocket Punch made their official debut, and K-pop enthusiasts were treated to the vibrant and infectious sound of “Bim Bam Bum.”
Rocket Punch started 2020 with a bang, announcing their first comeback with the mini-album “Red Punch” on February 10. “Bouncy,” the title track of the album, showcased a more mature and charismatic side of the group. However, the road to success wasn’t without obstacles. Shortly after their comeback, it was revealed that member Yunkyoung would be sitting out of music show performances due to a knee injury, demonstrating the dedication and sacrifices K-pop idols sometimes face for their art. Later in the year, Rocket Punch made a splash with their third mini-album, “Blue Punch,” which dropped on August 4, along with the delightful and refreshing title track “Juicy.” The group’s diverse musicality and colorful concepts further solidified their position as a rising force in the industry. A significant moment for any K-pop group is the unveiling of their official lightstick, and Rocket Punch accomplished just that on July 31, 2020. In 2021, Rocket Punch continued to showcase their versatility with the release of their first single album, “Ring Ring,” on May 17. The song’s catchy melody and cheerful vibes resonated well with fans, further boosting the group’s popularity.
Rocket Punch kicked off 2022 with a vibrant splash of color, announcing their comeback with the mini-album “Yellow Punch” on February 28. The album’s release showcased a unique concept that left fans excited to see what the group had in store next. Expanding their reach, Rocket Punch released their Japanese single “Fiore” on June 29, followed by their second single album “Flash” on August 29. With each new release, the group continued to impress listeners and cement their status as a global phenomenon. On October 5, Rocket Punch gifted their Japanese supporters with their first full-length album, “Doki Doki Love,” featuring a diverse range of tracks that demonstrated their growth as artists. Rocket Punch’s journey in the K-pop universe has been nothing short of extraordinary. From their dazzling debut with “Pink Punch” to the colorful releases that followed, the group has consistently proven their ability to deliver infectious music and captivating performances. As Rocket Punch continues to explore new horizons and captivate audiences worldwide, their star is set to shine brighter than ever before.