RIIZE: K-Pop’s Rising Stars Unleash “Memories” and Prepare for Debut Single

August 21, 2023


A thrilling moment for K-Pop, the new boy group RIIZE releases their brand-new track and music video "Memories" under SM Entertainment. As fans eagerly anticipate their official debut single "Get A Guitar," set to drop on September 4, pre-orders for the forthcoming release are already available, building up anticipation and curiosity within the K-Pop community.

An Anthem of Unity and Ambition

Hot on the heels of their dazzling debut showcase at KCON LA 2023, the release of "Memories" ushers in a new era for RIIZE. This anthemic track features a drum and bass-infused chorus that propels the group's soaring vocals to new heights. "Memories" serves as a powerful introduction to RIIZE, encapsulating their youthful spirit and determination to chase their dreams together. Their rallying cry, "East to the south, to the north, to the west side…we RIIZE!" resonates through the track, cementing their unity and ambition.

Unveiling the Members of RIIZE

Comprising seven talented members - SHOTARO, EUNSEOK, SUNGCHAN, WONBIN, SEUNGHAN, SOHEE, and ANTON - RIIZE stands as a force to be reckoned with. Their meteoric rise was evident as they shattered records, becoming the fastest K-Pop group to amass 1 million followers on Instagram within a mere four days of their announcement just three weeks ago. The group's dynamic appeal was further showcased through the release of their performance video for "Siren," offering fans a glimpse of their impressive dance prowess.

The Essence of "RIIZE"

Behind their intriguing name "RIIZE" lies a profound concept that blends "rise," embodying growth, and "realize," symbolizing achievements. RIIZE's members each contribute unique qualities and strengths, creating a harmonious group set to redefine the K-Pop landscape.

A Fresh Chapter in K-Pop's Narrative

As the newest addition to the illustrious SM Entertainment family, RIIZE follows in the footsteps of trailblazing groups like aespa and NCT. Their arrival marks a significant milestone, introducing a new wave of talent and creativity to the global K-Pop phenomenon.