Korean group 2PM was getting ready to release their 5th Japanese single “Masquerade” – but due to an incident with member Nichkhun the new single release has been postponed. Originally scheduled to hit stores on August 29th the new release date hasn’t yet been determined. Read on for more details…
~ release is re-scheduled – more details here! ~
Member Nichkhun was involved in a drunk driving accident in Korea on July 24th. As a result he has been suspended from activities with 2PM in Korea and Japan and his scheduled date of return is under discussion with their management. 2PM will still participate in the JYP NATION in Japan 2012 event August 18th & 19th. The remaining 5 members will carry on for 2PM at this event along with the other scheduled acts – J.Y.Park, Wonder Girls, JOO, 2AM, miss A, San E, JJ Project.
In their statement after the incident 2PM stated they would postpone the release of “Masquerade” as they felt the song could only be represented by all 6 members.
Single “Masquerade” is offered in three editions but not currently available at most locations to be pre-ordered until a new release date is scheduled. Sony Music Japan has pulled the single completely from their online store and 2PM release listings.
– Limited A with bonus DVD that includes two music video versions of the title track. Other bonuses included but not announced yet.
– Limited B with bonus DVD that includes music video and off-shoot footage for music video of title track. Other bonuses included but not yet announced.
– Regular CD-only that includes bonus CD song “Falling in love” composed by member Junsu. First Press version was offered with bonuses not yet announced.
Updates will be posted when new release date is determined – check back to Comtrya Sugoi for updates.