Recently, pictures of Heechul in his army uniform surfaced online, causing fans to sigh with relief over Heechul’s smooth adjustment. The first picture shows the idol holding up his right hand as he pledges his military oath, while the second picture shows him confidently holding onto a gun, completely focused on his senior’s orders.
Super Junior‘s Heechul will finally be entering the military to fulfill his 2 year mandatory services to his country on September 1st. He is the 2nd Super Junior member following Kangin, who is set to return next year, to enter the military. After the news was reported, many fans expressed their sadness as well as farewells to Heechul.
It was revealed by SM Entertainment that “they [Heechul and Leeteuk] wanted to enlist quietly without any commotion.”
Late on Wednesday, August 31st, Heechul tweeted a photo of himself with his new buzz cut ahead of entering the military and said that he reminded himself of the female singer Choonja, who is known for her shaved head.
Super Junior will be releasing a ‘Version B’ of their 5th full-length album, “Mr. Simple“!
On August 18th, SM Entertainment revealed that Version B will contain the same 12 tracks included on the original album, but this time, the song “Superman” has been added, thus bringing the total amount of songs to 13.
Super Junior’s comeback has created a huge ripple effect across the K-Pop industry, as they’ve been sweeping distinctions right and left for their new track, “Mr. Simple“.
Sporting an eclectic new look to support the strong message in their song, Super Junior gave fans a better glimpse into their ideas by releasing this behind-the-scenes video from the “Mr. Simple” set. SM Entertainment’s clip contains footage from their photoshoot and MV filming, as well as short snippets of the members’ thoughts on their new concept.
Check it out below!