As SHINee celebrates their eight anniversary since debut, SHAWOLs are adding another celebration for reaching such unique milestone.
On May 25th, SHINee celebrated their eight anniversary as a group after releasing their debut album The Shinee World back in 2008. As their fans celebrated the anniversary through various tags on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and other social media platforms, others rejoiced at the idea of having the group achieve such unique milestone.
Turning eight this year meant SHINee was the first idol group under SM Entertainment to have reached the milestone with the original line-up. Netizens have compared them to Shinhwa’s achievements that despite staying in the industry longer with the original members, the group was not able to continue promoting under SM ENtertainment’s management. Girls’ Generation, on the other hand, are set to celebrate their ninth debut, however, this time, with a lacking member. Jessica Jung left the group just months after celebrating their seventh anniversary.
In other news, SHINee is set to headline the 2016 KCON festival in Los Angeles, United States.