LE SSERAFIM Debut in Japan

  • 이소연 |2022.11.25 15:19
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Girl group LE SSERAFIM (Kim Chae-won, Sakura Heo Yun-jin, Kazuha, Hong Eun-chae) will make their official debut in Japan.

On the 25th, LE SSERAFIM announced the release of the Japanese debut single "FEARLESS" on January 25, 2023 through official SNS. LE SSERAFIM posted a teaser logo with the phrases 'LE SSERAFIM', 'FEARLESS', and '2023.01.25 RELEASE' written on a white background. T

he teaser logo, which contains self-confidence and strong will to move forward without fear and not being shaken by the world's gaze, added to the anticipation for their debut in Japan.

LE SSERAFIM's Japanese debut single contains a total of three songs, including the title song 'FEARLESS' from the first mini album released in Korea in May, the Japanese version of the b-side song 'Blue Flame', and a new song released for the first time.

'FEARLESS' is a song that showed remarkable achievements in various fields, such as the number of views on music and music videos. It was on the Billboard chart for 19 weeks in a row and surpassed 100 million views in 100 days after the music video was released, setting the highest record among idols who debuted this year. Attention is focusing on whether the Japanese version of 'FEARLESS' will continue the box office lineage of the original song.

LE SSERAFIM boasts a hot local popularity even before its official debut in Japan

Both the 1st mini album 'FEARLESS' and the 2nd mini album 'ANTIFRAGILE' both set a record at No. 1 on Oricon's weekly combined album chart. Recently, the group showed off his influence by confirming its participation in Japan's representative year-end program NHK's 'Red and White Singing Match'.

Meanwhile, on the 22nd (local time),LE SSERAFIM has been on the Billboard chart for 5 consecutive weeks with the 2nd mini album 'ANTIFRAGILE'. Also, on the 23rd, a total of 10 songs from their debut album 'FEARLESS' and their 2nd mini-album 'ANTIFRAGILE' exceeded 300 million cumulative views on Spotify.

Written by Yoon Sang Geun
Translated by Lee So Yun

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