On March 3, YG Entertainment confirmed that PSY will officially release a new album next month!
PSY was the first to break the news at the 2017 One K Global Peace Concert in Manila, on March 2. The next day YG Entertainment confirmed his plans in a statement,
“PSY personally announced that he will be making a comeback in April, at the concert in the Philippines. He has been continuously working on songs. After some final preparations, the album will be released in April.”
— YG Entertainment
PSY’s last album, PSY The 7th Album, was released back in 2015 and topped various music charts in Korea. To this day, PSY still holds the most viewed video record on YouTube for his hit song “Gangnam Style”.