(G)I-DLE Announces Japanese Debut With A Mini Album

They will finally meet their Japanese fans.

(G)I-DLE officially announced their Japan debut with a mini album. The album will drop on July 31, 2019.

The lead single will be a Japanese version of their debut track “LATATA” The rest of the songs are to be announced. There will be two versions sold, one of the CD and a DVD that will cost ¥2,300JPY and another that will have the CD and a 28p photobook that will cost ¥2,200JPY. The DVD will include the music video of “LATATA”, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at the filming.

Their showcase will be held on July 23, 2019.

Each member has left special notes for their Japanese Neverlands!

This is (G)I-DLE’s leader Soyeon. I’m happy to finally meet our Japanese Neverlands. I have always liked Japanese anime, and it has been my dream to be a pirate since I was young. It’s an honor to be able to debut in Japan. I promise to give you guys a good song. I love you!

– Soyeon


Hello to the Japanese fans of (G)I-DLE, this is Shuhua. We will finally be debuting in Japan. The promise I made to meet the Japanese fans seems to be happening soon. I’m happy and look forward to it! I will work hard, please look forward to use and give (G)I-DLE lots of love. Thank you!

– Shuhua

I am excited to spend time with out Japanese Neverlands. Our official Japanese promotions will start a year after our debut. We will do out best to make every day in Japan a precious memory as it is a moment we have been waiting for. We are working hard to show you all a different side of us, please expect a lot! I’ll see you soon.

– Miyeon

Hello Japanese Neverland. I’m (G)I-DLE’s Minnie and I love Japan! Our Japanese debut, the day we have all been waiting for, has finally come! I am very happy and excited. I promise to show you all a good image when we meet, so please wait just a bit longer. Please look forward to us! I will work hard!

– Minnie

Everyone, it’s (G)I-DLE’s Yuqi! Woo ~~~ We will be debuting in Japan! I really wanted to meet our Japanese fans, and now we are finally coming! I hope we have fun and spent a lot of wonderful time together! We will love Neverland forever! Thank you!

– Yuqi

Hello, this is (G)I-DLE’s Soojin! Finally, I will meet our Japanese Neverland. I am very excited and am looking forward to our Japanese debut. Please stay healthy until the day we meet, Neverland.

– Soojin