A Little Thing About MONSTA X
Monsta X is a South Korean boy-group that was formed in 2015 by the Mnet survival show No Mercy. The group works under Starship Entertainment, and has seven members: Wonho, Minhyuk, Hyungwon, Jooheon, Kihyun, Shownu, and I.M.
The group debuted on May 14, 2015, with their first EP, Trespass. In March, 2017, Monsta X released their first studio album and final part of “The Clan” series, The Clan Pt. 2.5: The Final Chapter. In May, 2017, the group signed with Mercury Records and debuted in Japan with the single Hero. A year later, Monsta X’s Japanese single Spotlight received an official gold certification by the Recording Industry Association of Japan.
Monsta X has numerous fans worldwide, especially in America and Europe. Their first world tour, Beautiful, was in 2017. The tour was intended to give an opportunity to meet their fans from outside Korea and also to promote their latest album. This success was followed with a 2018 comeback with the album The Connect.
Here’s everything you need to know about the next Monsta X world tour and concerts.
MONSTA X’s Latest Comeback
On October 21, 2018, Monsta X released a teaser of their new comeback album, Take.1: Are You There?. The album consists of 10 songs, including the title track Shoot Out and also the Korean version of Spotlight.
Prior to this album, Monsta X released their album The Connect, and had finished their world tour through 18 cities in the summer of 2018. Take 1: Are You There? is their second studio album after The Clan Pt. 2.5: The Final Chapter, in 2017.
Monsta X gradually released a bunch of gorgeous pictures of the members. Minhyuk and Kihyun were the first two members whose teaser photos were revealed.
MONSTA X’s next batch of teaser photos for Take.1: Are You There? have been released! This set includes Shownu, Wonho, and Jooheon.
And here are the other two stunning members from Monsta X, Hyungwon and maknae I.M.
After revealing each member’s photos, Monsta X also gave the full track list for their album. From that list, we know some of the songs were composed by the members.
MONSTA X’s second album, Take.1: Are You There? is a story about MONSTA X’s world, that transcends time and space, and is described as “Light and darkness, good and evil, and everything in between.” The group will showcase their stronger teamwork, softness, and maturity, as well as intense strength.
If you want to preview their full song list, they shared their full song medley from the whole list of Take 1: Are You There?