[MHN Lee Jisook reporter / translated by Jung Halim] Pocketdol Studio's new rookie boy group is confirmed to be 'BAE173'.
Pocketdol Studio revealed on September 25th that their new byo group will be called 'BAE173', as well as revealing a group photo of the group.
The revealed image shows nine members (From the left: Doha, Joonseo, Moojin, Hankyul, Jaimin, Youngseo, Bit, Yoojun, and Dohyun), giving off a different feel than their personal profile images through various poses.
The new boy group 'BAE173' takes their name from a combination of 'BAE' and the numbers '1' and '73'. 'BAE' stands for 'Before Anyone Else', '1' stands for perfection, and the number '73' stands for luck. Combined, it becomes a declaratin that they will be a perfect and the 'toppest' group, and wow everyone with their infinite potential.
The logo, revealed with the group name, expresses the number '173' through a compressed lightning shape, symbolizing how the group will shine a light with their music, visuals, and performance to the music industry like a bolt of lightning.
Pocketdol Studio had previous stated that they were in the preparation stages to launch their new boy group, with even the members under wraps. Starting with September 4th, they started revealing the individual profile images for each member.
With the group profile image and name out of the way, 'BAE173' is in complete launch mode, with the debut planned to be latter this year.
Pocketdol Studio reveal first group photo of 'BAE173', their upcoming boy group
Name of new Pocketdol Studio group confirmed 'BAE173', group photo revealed