NCT fans are in for a treat as the highly anticipated fourth full-length album, “Golden Age,” is set to hit the music scene on August 28, 2023. With their iconic blend of musical innovation and captivating performances, NCT continues to prove their status as a global powerhouse in the K-pop industry. The album’s title tracks, “Golden Age” and “Baggy Jeans,” promise to showcase the group’s signature versatility and charm. “Golden Age” marks yet another milestone in NCT’s impressive journey, with their unique concept of sub-units based in major cities around the world. The 22-member boy group, short for “Neo Culture Technology,” has successfully captured hearts worldwide, making them a force to be reckoned with. Their groundbreaking approach to K-pop has garnered them an immense following, and the upcoming album only heightens the excitement.
In a series of announcements, SM Entertainment revealed significant developments within the NCT universe. The agency disclosed plans for the launch of NCT Tokyo and NCT Hollywood, expanding their global reach even further. However, SM Entertainment confirmed that NCT Tokyo would mark the final expansion of NCT, signaling the label’s dedication to supporting the current members. Additionally, the agency announced the formation of a new unit, NCT DOJAEJUNG, consisting of members Doyoung, Jaehyun, and Jungwoo. The unit is slated to debut as a trio under this moniker on April 17, showcasing a unique synergy between the talented artists. While the NCT family continues to evolve, some changes are inevitable. Lucas bid farewell to the group to pursue individual endeavors, and members Sungchan and Shotaro also left NCT to join a new boy group scheduled to debut in 2023. Despite these departures, NCT’s upcoming album and “NCT Nation” concert in September affirm their commitment to delivering exceptional content to fans.
The excitement doesn’t stop there. NCT’s ambitious plans include a full-group tour, the “2023 NCT Concert – NCT Nation: To The World.” The tour is set to kick off in Incheon on August 26 before heading to Osaka and Tokyo in September, promising electrifying performances and unforgettable moments. In a surprising twist, SM Entertainment introduced new members, Sion and Yushi, who are joining the ranks of NCT Tokyo. The agency’s dedication to innovation and expansion is clear, as these additions further demonstrate NCT’s commitment to pushing boundaries.
To provide fans with an intimate look into NCT’s journey, SM Entertainment unveiled a pre-debut reality show titled “NCT Universe: LASTART,” which will air on July 27. The show will give viewers an exclusive glimpse into the formation process of the final NCT unit, promising behind-the-scenes moments and heartfelt interactions. Stay tuned for more updates on this remarkable group and their groundbreaking endeavors.