The media is calling EXO’s comeback a bold move after announcing their return amidst all the girl groups returning in the summer.
On June 1st, a report stated that EXO will charge into promotions amidst all the returning girl groups promoting for the summer. EXID has started the list of summer comebacks with their return for their title track, “L.I.E.” SISTAR also started teasing for their summer return having worked with Black Eyed Pilseung for their track.
Aside from the two known groups, EXO may be possibly battling against YG Entertainment’s latest girlgroup, though despite not giving an exact debut date, the agency is aiming to introduce them by the summer. Other girl groups that have expressed their plans for a return and may be joining EXO includes Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon, Wonder Girls and more.
Meanwhile, SM Entertainment started teasing for EXO’s big comeback by releasing intricate teasers and concept images.