Apink is one of the second generation girl groups who is still actively producing their songs until now.
On April 19, 2011, Apink officially debuted under Play A Entertainment, now known as Play M Entertainment (formerly A Cube Entertainment.)
Apink had a lot of struggle and their debut wasn’t very successful. However, they still manage to show their talents and build their popularity from a variety of shows.
They also captured the heart of their fans because of their innocent charms and gained local and international fans which they eventually called “Pink Panda”.
Their agency started with Apink and because of their success the company grew. The CEO is proud to let people know that Apink is the reason why the company became bigger.
Being in the industry for nine years, Apink starred in various of reality shows. Their first reality show was “Apink News” which was released on 2011 and ended on 2012. After 2 years, “Apink Showtime” was aired with 8 episodes.
After 2 years of hiatus, Apink was back with “Extreme Adventure” in 2016. For their 8th anniversary, Apink launched “Everybody Ready!” last May 2019. To make it special, the group also made a song for it with the same title of their reality show.
Apink’s other shows are Racing Star with Apink, Finding X-Pink, Put Your Hands Up and Chorong and Hayoung’s Emotional Trip (CHET). CHET’s episodes are available on Apink’s official Youtube Channel.
The group recently made a comeback with their 9th mini album title track “Dum durum” to celebrate their 9th year anniversary since debut.
Written by Blackeyed Pilseung and Jeon Goon, who also wrote their previous songs “%%” and “I’m So Sick”.
Apink’s Dumdurum tops number 1 in music shows and seeped realtime charts of Melon, Genie, Bugs, and Soribada in the first week after the release of their song. The song’s first win was on April 21 on SBS MTV’s “The Show”.
On the May 3 episode of SBS’s “Inkigayo”, Apink bagged their 8th win by winning first place of “Dum durum”.