EXO is on the brink of an extraordinary comeback this year. As they joyously celebrate the remarkable milestone of their 11th anniversary since their awe-inspiring debut. In a momentous announcement on June 9, the esteemed agency SM Entertainment officially confirmed the impending arrival of EXO’s highly awaited 7th full-length album, heralding their glorious EXO comeback. The album is schedule to grace the airwaves on July 10, a date eagerly marked by fans around the world. The tireless commitment invested in the album’s intricate preparations guarantees a seamless execution of the accompanying promotional endeavors. With a meticulously crafted schedule poised to be unveiled in due course.
Both the agency and the members have displayed unwavering commitment to EXO’s endeavors, even in the face of divergent opinions. In addition to the forthcoming album, EXO is diligently gearing up to captivate their fans with a brand-new reality series. The revelation of their imminent comeback has sent ripples of exhilaration throughout the EXO fandom, evoking unrestrained joy and anticipation. Enthusiastic fans have jubilantly exclaimed phrases such as “the resurgence of the monarchs” and “prepare the royal path.”
The long-awaited news of EXO’s return follows the recent sighting of all the members, including Suho, Xiumin, Baekhyun, Chen, Chanyeol, D.O, Kai, and Sehun, at Gimpo Airport as they embarked on a journey to film the aforementioned reality series. It is worth noting that Chen, Baekhyun, and Xiumin, who previously pursued legal action against their agency SM Entertainment and subsequently terminated their exclusive contracts, will actively partake in the album without any alterations. Both the agency and the three members have unequivocally reaffirmed their commitment to EXO’s activities. Culminating in their concerted efforts to proceed with the group’s upcoming music video production, featuring all members as originally scheduled.
EXO has been meticulously preparing for this monumental comeback since the inception of 2023. Despite Kai’s mandatory military enlistment in May of this year, his invaluable presence graces the album, underscoring his unwavering dedication. Intriguingly, during their fan meeting on April 8, EXO tantalized their devoted supporters with a tantalizing preview of an unreleased song titled “Let Me In,” subtly alluding to their imminent return.
As the final embellishments are being meticulously add to their album. EXO is on the cusp of unveiling their complete body of work after a hiatus of nearly four years, since their last opus. “OBSESSION,” enthralled audiences in November 2019.