Red Velvet Plans in 2023
On August 1, during a special live broadcast of Ladies Night to commemorate Red Velvet’s ninth anniversary, the K-pop girl group thrilled their fans with the news of their upcoming third full-length album. Red Velvet members enthusiastically revealed their plans for this much-anticipated release, promising a musical treat for their loyal supporters.
Red Velvet: Yeri’s Announcement
The anticipation was high as Yeri, one of the talented members of Red Velvet, shared the exciting news about their third full-length album. She announced that the group is currently hard at work on the new album and is aiming for a release before the end of 2023. This forthcoming album will mark their third full-length project, following their successful albums, “The Red” in 2015 and “Perfect Velvet” in 2017.
Red Velvet Targeting Second Half of 2023
Yeri expressed the group’s eagerness to share their music with the world. As the live broadcast came to a close, she mentioned that they would immediately have a meeting to intensify preparations for their highly-anticipated comeback. With their eyes set on the second half of the year, Red Velvet aims to captivate their fans with fresh and captivating melodies.
A Long-Awaited Comeback for Red Velvet
Fans have eagerly awaited a full-length album since their last one, “Perfect Velvet,” released six years ago. During that time, the group kept their fans entertained with seven mini-albums, the most recent being “The ReVe Festival 2022 – Birthday,” which was released in November 2022. As they prepare for their third full-length album, the excitement among fans is palpable, and the anticipation for their new musical direction is growing.
Red Velvet’s individual members have also been busy pursuing solo careers. Wendy, the talented vocalist of the group, is all set to release her solo full-length album in 2023. This aligns perfectly with SM Entertainment’s schedule and release list, unveiled in May. Wendy’s solo endeavor promises to showcase her unique vocal prowess and artistic expression.
In June, Joy officially returned to active duty alongside her fellow members after taking a brief hiatus due to health concerns. The talented vocalist was previously unable to join Red Velvet on their R to V world tour due to these conditions. However, with her return to the stage, Joy has once again demonstrated her unwavering dedication to her craft and her fans.
International Tour and Future Performances
Indonesia had the privilege of being one of the countries visited by Red Velvet during their 4th Concert: R to V tour in May. The group graced their Indonesian fans with unforgettable performances, leaving an indelible mark on their hearts.
Moreover, fans in Jakarta can look forward to an exciting event as these girlband has been confirmed to be one of the lineups for the SMTOWN LIVE 2023 SMCU PALACE JAKARTA on September 23, 2023, at Gelora Bung Karno. Alongside other esteemed artists from SM Entertainment, such as TVXQ!, Super Junior, NCT 127, NCT Dream, WayV, and aespa, Red Velvet will showcase their talent and charisma on this grand stage.
Red Velvet’s announcement about their upcoming third full-length album has undoubtedly set hearts racing with excitement. As they prepare to deliver another musical masterpiece, fans eagerly anticipate the group’s fresh sound and captivating performances. Additionally, Wendy’s solo album and Joy’s return add to the excitement surrounding Red Velvet’s future endeavors. With their unwavering passion and dedication to music, Red Velvet continues to solidify their place as one of the most beloved K-pop groups in the industry.