NCT 127 ‘Wakey Wakey’ Up the World in New Japanese Music Watch


Ok-pop boy band NCT 127 returned Monday (March 18) with a brand new Japanese music as we speak. Released by way of an artfully filmed music video, “Wakey Wakey” is the crew’s first single of 2019.

A boisterous dance observe, “Wakey Wakey” is a sonic sequel to final yr’s “Chain,” persevering with the group’s exploration of business beats and pulsating synths. A mixture of harmonious verses and swaggering raps encompass the stomp of the refrain, providing up a various show of vocals from the 9 members of NCT 127 that seem on the music.  

“Wakey Wakey” precedes the discharge of the group’s first Japanese LP Awaken, set to drop on April 17. It follows final May’s Chain, NCT 127’s Japanese debut EP.

The music video for "Wakey Wakey" switches off between extremely futuristic settings and surroundings that includes classical European structure and artwork. Throughout, a wide range of digital impacts filter NCT 127's visages because the members stare down the digicam, each whereas dancing extremely stylized choreography in black outfits and chains and whereas hanging out with vehicles and pulling off bright-colored retro seems. Though there's not essentially a real plot, the video ends with the members shifting to encompass a seated Haechan, the group’s youngest member who lately needed to take day without work after fracturing a bone in his leg.

NCT 127 is one in every of a number of teams underneath SM Entertainment’s NCT crew umbrella. The group made their debut on the Billboard 200 albums chart final yr with Regular-Irregular, which peaked at No. 86 on the chart dated Oct. 27, 2018.

Watch the music video for NCT 127’s “Wakey Wakey” right here: