And it’s not simply KARD!
Mixed-gender teams in Okay-Pop are a rarity. Okay.A.R.D is most undoubtedly the primary identify that involves thoughts as a gaggle that has proven how far a coed group can go, breaking by way of the final all-girl or all-boy group construction prevailing within the business. But many Okay-Pop followers may not know that Okay.A.R.D is just not the one coed group that existed within the business,
Here are 5 different wonderful mixed-gender Okay-Pop teams you have to take a look at:
1. NASTY NASTY:
This challenge group below Star Empire Entertainment consisted of three members- ZE:A‘s Kevin Kim and Nine Muses members Kyungri and Sojin. The group was energetic in 2014 and launched a single referred to as “Knock” which gained numerous consideration for its horny music video.
2: Coed School:
This 10-member group was created by Core Contents Media in 2010. There have been 4 feminine members: Soomi, Hyoyoung, Hyewon, and Chanmi. The six different male members included Taewoon, Sungmin, Jungwoo, Kwanghaeng, Kangho, and Noori. The group finally bought divided into two subunits: the all-female F-ve Dolls and the all-male SPEED. When Coed School debuted, they launched three singles again to back- “Too Late,” “Bbiribbom Bberibbom,” and “I Love You A Thousand Times.” Though their debut EP Something That Is Cheerful and Fresh was restricted to twenty,000, the pre-orders went as much as 50,000, which made the label improve manufacturing.
It was a particular unit group fashioned by SM Entertainment in collaboration with Hyundai in 2012. The five-member group consisted of members from completely different teams below SM- Eunhyuk from Super Junior, Henry from Super Junior-M, Hyoyeon from SNSD, and Luhan and Kai from EXO. They launched a promotional single referred to as “MAXSTEP” in 2012 and subsequently disbanded.
This group below GRACE COMPANY Entertainment was probably the most current coed Okay-Pop teams, having debuted in 2020. Currently, there are 4 members in CHECKMATE- Sieun, Suri, Yongseok, and Noah. They debuted with a single, “DRUM” in September 2020, adopted by one other single “You” in February 2021. But in December 2021, the group disbanded.
5. TRIPLE SEVEN
This seven-member group is the most recent addition to the checklist of coed Okay-Pop teams. Comprised of members J-Hoon, Gunmin, Heedo, Jinseok, Yurim, Yuji, and Haeun, Triple Seven debuted in August 2021 with the one “PRESENTE.”