Beyond the Horizon: HORI7ON’s Debut in South Korea

In a momentous event that echoed with the cheers of ANCHORs, the dedicated fandom of HORI7ON, the Filipino boy band made its official debut last July 24 in the vibrant South Korean music scene.

The highly anticipated debut showcase, held at the prestigious Olympic Park Olympic Hall, marked the introduction of HORI7ON to the Korean audience with their first full-length album “Friend-SHIP.”

The debut showcase, hosted by the charismatic Chanty of Lapillus, unfolded as a grand spectacle that showcased not only the immense talent of the seven-member group but also their unique charm that has won the hearts of fans across borders.

From the moment they stepped onto the stage, HORI7ON with members Vinci, Kim, Kyler, Reyster, Winston, Jeromy and Marcus, exuded an energy that resonated with the diverse and dynamic K-pop landscape.A highlight of the showcase was the captivating performance of their lead single, “SIX7EEN.”

The stage came alive with the synchronized moves, powerful vocals, and electrifying charisma of HORI7ON, leaving the audience in awe. The chemistry among Vinci, Kim, Kyler, Reyster, Winston, Jeromy, and Marcus was palpable, solidifying their status as a force to be reckoned with in the global pop scene.

The debut album, “Friend-SHIP,” showcased not only the musical prowess of HORI7ON but also their commitment to creating a unique identity in the K-pop realm. The album, a fusion of diverse genres and styles, reflects the group’s journey and aspirations. The title track, “SIX7EEN,” stood out not only for its catchy beats but also for its meaningful lyrics, creating an emotional connection with the audience.

In the digital realm, the music video for “SIX7EEN” took the internet by storm, amassing an impressive 1.5 million views on YouTube within a mere 17 hours of its release.

The visual spectacle, coupled with the infectious energy of the song, contributed to the group’s swift rise in popularity. HORI7ON’s debut in South Korea signifies not just a milestone for the group but also a cultural exchange, as they bring Filipino flair and talent to the heart of the K-pop industry.

The resounding success of their debut showcase and the overwhelming response to “Friend-SHIP” foreshadow a promising journey ahead for HORI7ON in the competitive and dynamic world of South Korean pop music.

As they embark on this new chapter, HORI7ON is promising a new and fresh sound for the fans across the globe.


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