SHINee previously announced their new song “Sherlock” will be released with Japanese lyrics as a new Japanese single. The Korean group has just exposed a short teaser video with a mix of off-shoot footage of the “Sherlock” music video via the EMI Music Japan Official YouTube channel. We previously posted the release details on the single as well as a message video from the Korean group.  The Japanese single version also includes a new original Japanese song as the coupling track and its release date is set for May 16th. The special teaser video follows,

SHINee – “Sherlock” – release date May 16th 2012

EMI Music Japan YouTube channel

SHINee Official Japanese website