NU'EST (band)


NU'EST( Hangul : 뉴이스트; short forNew Establish Style Tempo) is a South Korean boy band formed by Pledis Entertainment . The group debuted on 15 March 2012, with the digital single "Face". The group consists of five members: JR , Aron, Baekho , Minhyun , and Ren.Minhyun is currently not promoting with the group as he was selected as one of the members of Wanna One after participating in the TV seriesProduce 101 Season 2. NU'EST has released two studio albums, one Korean and one Japanese, as well as five EPs.

 Recent news about NU'EST (band)

  • by laplace  -  August 16, 2018 05:12 PM

    NU'EST's JR to be the special MC for 'Battle Trip'

    NU'EST'sJRwill be the special MC for an episode of 'Battle Trip'!

  • by heej0130  -  July 18, 2018 05:03 PM

    NU'EST W continues to wait with Baekho and Ren's profile images

    NU'EST W has dropped teaser images for their special single "If You".The NU'EST boys will be promoting as NU'EST W while Minhyun promotes under Wanna One. They're dropping a special single for the fans that have been waiting for them. The song is by …

  • by asianlook  -  May 5, 2018 03:44 AM

    New East W "This is love "

    Even if I just look at it, it is love.  On the 4th, New East W released "LOΛ.E RECORD B-Side" It is a special spring excursion of members. New East W prepared picnic necessities such as tents, matting, and various snacks. "I was excited to be dressed in bright clothes. Although i…

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 NU'EST (band)'s History


JR appeared in Orange Caramel 's "Bangkok City" music video, and was also featured in Uee 's solo song "Sok Sok Sok". Baekho appeared in After School's "Play Ur Love" music video, and Minhyun starred in Orange Caramel's "Shanghai Romance" music video.

and were revealed by After School's Kahi as two members of the group. This drew attention from viewers and they became a topic of interest online.Minhyun and Ren also gained attention modeling for designer Park Yoon-so's F/W 2012–13 Seoul Fashion Week show, titled 'Big Park'.

2012: Debut withFaceandActionedit

NU'EST in September 2012

Their debut stage was onM! Countdownon the same day.

, during the promotional period.

During December, NU'EST began endorsements with McDonald's .

2013–2014:Hello,Sleep Talking,Re:BIRTHand Japanese debutedit

During the promotional period, they were cast forSBS MTV Diaryalong with their then-label mate Hello Venus .In March, NU'EST celebrated their first anniversary through a concert in Japan,NU′EST Debut 1st Anniversary Live Show Time.On 8 April, Aron became a DJ for Arirang 'sMusic Access.

with the title track of the same name.

's 400th episode in March 2014, Ren performed Girl's Day 's "Something" alongside BtoB 's Minhyuk , A-Jax 's Seungjin, and VIXX 's Hongbin .

They also debuted in Japan on 5 November, with the single "Shalala Ring".

2015–2016: Japanese promotions,Q IsandCanvasedit

Music Access. The group held their first solo showcase in North America in Dallas, put together by My Music Taste, on 3 May.

.NU'EST released their first Japanese studio album,Bridge the World, on 18 November, after pre-releasing the tracks "Bridge the World", "Cherry", "Access to You", and "Eternal Rain".

was released on 17 February 2016 with the lead single "Overcome". They began promotions for the album the following day.

After four years of promotions, the group received their first music show nomination onThe Show. On 6 October 2016, the music video for the duet track "Daybreak" fromCanvaswas released. "Daybreak" was a special unit track, sung by Minhyun and JR.

2017:Produce 101 Season 2, NU'EST Wedit

aired, and topped the Gaon Chart.The group returned to music shows to promote their single "Hello" (first released in 2013), and ranked number 11 on Inkigayo .Produce 101 Season 2concluded with one of the four competing members, Minhyun, ranking nineth and becoming a member of the temporary boy group Wanna One . On the final episode, Baekho ranked 13th, JR ranked 14th, and Ren ranked 20th. Due to the nature of the contract between Wanna One members and CJ E&M , Minhyun will promote as a member of Wanna One until December 2018, after which he will return to NU'EST.

, of which he is a fixed member.Aron featured on Raina 's single "Loop".

NU'EST W at MAMA 2017 in Japan

.The following day, NU'EST W won first place onMusic Bank. Since its release, sales ofW, Herehave surpassed 200,000 copies, making NU'EST W the fourth K-pop group to reach 200,000 copies sold in one week, and the only unit group to do so.In October 2017, NU'EST W became models for the outdoor clothing company BLACKYAK's campaign, "Art of the Youth".

2018:Who, Youedit

They first performed "Dejavu" at their album showcase on 25 June 2018.

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 NU'EST (band)'s Discography

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 NU'EST (band)'s Filmography

Reality television

  • Making of A Star : Landing Operation(MBC Every 1, 2012)
  • MTV Diary(SBS MTV, 2013)
  • Nu'est in Love(Mnet, 2013)
  • Nu'est's Latin Dream Show(MBC Every1, 2014)
  • Nu'est Private life(imbc, 2016)


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 NU'EST (band)'s Concerts and tours

YearConcert and Tour
2012 NU'EST "The 1st Face to Face"
2013 NU'EST Show Time In Seoul
NU'EST Debut 1st Anniversary Live Show Time
2014 NU'EST Debut 2nd Anniversary Live Show Time 2
NU'EST Japan Tour One L.O.∧.E
NU'EST Latinoamerica Tour
NU'EST Autumn Live
Re:Sponse Europe Tour
NU'EST Re:Birth In Thailand
2015 NU'EST Live Tour Show Time 3
NU'EST First Solo Show In Dallas
NU'EST Summer Vacation In Korea
NU'EST World Tour Concert RE:VIVE
NU'EST Japan Tour "Bridge the World"
NU'EST "Bridge the World Live"
2016 NU'EST Live Tour Show Time 4
2017 NU'EST W "Love & Dream" Fanmeeting at South Korea
NU'EST W Fanmeet and Concert at Taiwan
NU'EST W Fanmeet and Concert at Hong Kong
2018 NU'EST W at KWave 2 Music Festival Malaysia
NU'EST W Double U concert at Seoul, South Korea.
NU'EST W Double U concert at Bangkok, Thailand.
NU'EST W Double U concert at Jakarta, Indonesia.
NU'EST W Double U concert at Taipei, Taiwan.

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 NU'EST (band)'s Awards and nominations

Asia Artist Awardsedit

Best Entertainer Award
Popularity Award

Gaon Chart Music Awardsedit

2018 Song of the Year – July "If You"Nominated
Album of the Year – 4th Quarter W, HereNominated
Song of the Year – October "Where You At"Nominated
Hot Performance of the Year NU'EST WWon

Golden Disc Awardsedit

Single Album Award
Popularity Award
New Artist of the Year
2018 Disk BonsangW, HereWon
Disk DaesangNominated
Global Popularity Award NU'EST WNominated

Mnet Asian Music Awardsedit

Best Male Group
Artist of The Year
Discovery of the Year
2017 Favorite KPOP StarNominated

Seoul Music Awardsedit

Best Rookie Award
Popularity Award
Daesang Award
Bonsang Award
Popularity Award
Hallyu Special Award

Soribada Best K-Music Awardsedit

Bonsang Award
Popularity Award (Male)

Other awardsedit

Arirang's Simply K-Pop Awards
Super Rookie Idol
Migu Music Awards
Best Potential Group
V Live Awards
Global Artist Top 10
Popular Star Award (Singer)
Special Asia Award

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 NU'EST (band)'s Notes

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