(G)I-DLE, the popular K-pop group, recently announced the postponement of their highly anticipated first English-language EP, HEAT. The EP, originally scheduled for release on September 8, has been pushed back to October 5. The delay is meant to ensure that the quality of the sound meets the group’s standards.
(G)I-DLE pre-released the single “I Do” from the EP in July, showcasing a different sound and image from their past Korean music releases. The single was met with positive reception from fans, further increasing the anticipation for the EP.
— 88rising (@88rising) August 18, 2023
The group, whose members are Shuhua, Yuqi, Soyeon, Miyeon, Minnie, and Soojin, debuted in May 2018. Since then, they have released several other EPs and singles, including Queendom, Senorita, and Oh My God. They have established themselves as one of the most successful girl groups in South Korea and have enjoyed success in the global music scene.
The announcement of HEAT’s postponement was made by 88rising, the management agency that represents (G)I-DLE. Fans have been supportive of the decision, understanding that it is necessary for the group to achieve the sound quality they desire. Many are looking forward to the EP’s release, eager to see how (G)I-DLE will continue to showcase their musical versatility and creativity.
With the postponement of their first English-language EP, (G)I-DLE is showing that they are serious about delivering high-quality music and taking their time to ensure that their sound meets their standards. The group has been known for their creative releases and this EP is sure to be no exception. Fans are already excited for the release of HEAT and are patiently awaiting the new date of October 5.
(G)I-DLE have previously achieved success both in South Korea and in the international music scene. With the release of their first English-language EP, they hope to expand their global reach even further. The postponement of HEAT is a sign of the group’s commitment to delivering the best music possible and is sure to be worth the wait.