K-pop group Solia, who launched in June, released their first single on August 17 and five days later disbanded. Photo: Instagram/@solia_official_ K-pop group Solia, who launched in June, released their first single on August 17 and five days later disbanded. Photo: Instagram/@solia_official_
K-pop group Solia, who launched in June, released their first single on August 17 and five days later disbanded. Photo: Instagram/@solia_official_

K-pop group Solia disband 5 days after debut single’s launch – is the Korean pop music market oversaturated?

  • The five-piece girl group had not made a splash since launching in June, but Solia disbanded just as the release of their first single gave them a shot at fame
  • Some K-pop followers suspected a PR stunt, but scores of K-pop groups are launched every year, and most are immediately plunged into a fight for survival

Topic |   K-pop, Mandopop and other Asian pop
K-pop group Solia, who launched in June, released their first single on August 17 and five days later disbanded. Photo: Instagram/@solia_official_ K-pop group Solia, who launched in June, released their first single on August 17 and five days later disbanded. Photo: Instagram/@solia_official_
K-pop group Solia, who launched in June, released their first single on August 17 and five days later disbanded. Photo: Instagram/@solia_official_
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