ENHYPEN has made a grand return with their highly anticipated mini-album, titled DARK BLOOD. Released on May 22nd, this enchanting compilation marks the beginning of their BLOOD album series. Unveiling a mystical narrative centered around embracing one’s destined self.
During a pre-album release media showcase, Sunghoon of ENHYPEN expressed his deep appreciation for their fans, known as ENGENEs, and how they played a significant role in shaping their storytelling. The album delves into the bond between the group and their fans, exploring the invaluable nature of their relationship. Sunghoon described it as a beautifully simple tale of love.
Leading the way is the mesmerizing and addictive pop anthem ‘BITE ME’. Which serves as the title track of DARK BLOOD. This song sets the tone for the album, delving into the experience of a young man reuniting with his destined other half and yearning to captivated once again by their shared destiny. Heesung, another member of ENHYPEN, emphasized the resolute and impactful message conveyed through the lyrics. Inviting listeners to relate to the profound sentiment.
Comprising a total of six tracks, Track seamlessly weaves together a captivating saga of longing, affection, and predetermined fate. Notably, the members actively participated in the creation of the mini-album, with Heesung overseeing the recording process and Ni-Ki contributing to the choreography, showcasing their versatility and dedication as artists.
In conjunction with the album launch, ENHYPEN released the music video for ‘BITE ME’. Which was entirely filmed in the captivating landscapes of Poland. The visually stunning video further enhances the enchanting atmosphere of the song and adds to the overall storytelling experience of DARK BLOOD.
Track signifies a fresh chapter for ENHYPEN. Following the successful culmination of their MANIFESTO era and their inaugural worldwide tour. While staying true to their strengths and distinctive concepts, the group aims to broaden their horizons and evolve as performers. As Jungwon remarks, the distinct dark ambiance associated with ENHYPEN remains a trademark hue and concept uniquely associated with the group.
With their grand return and the release of DARK BLOOD. ENHYPEN continues to captivate fans with their talent, storytelling, and unwavering connection with their dedicated ENGENEs.