Seungri may be the first BIGBANG member to return as a solo artist this year as hints of his album preparations were posted online.
Speculations of a comeback heightened when producer DEE.P of Future Bounce posted a photo of Seungri in the recording studio. DEE.P is a producer and songwriter for YG Entertainment. He has created tracks for artists such as iKON, BIGBANG, and G-Dragon.
The simple update from DEE.P confirmed previous speculations of Seungri’s possible return to the music industry. Two weeks ago, speculations began when Seungri met with composer Lee Kyungjoon. Lee Kyungjoon simply responded with a photo of their team together with the caption, “work work work”.
The two pieces of evidence posted on their respective Instagram accounts seem to confirm speculations about Seungri’s comeback. In fact, the speculations have become so widely talked about that the have made “Seungri Solo” trend in South Korea.
Seungri last promoted as a solo artist with the release of Let’s Talk About Love back in 2013.