On July 29, Wang made an look on the 2022 Okay-pop Masterz in Manila present held on the Mall of Asia Enviornment alongside GOT7 bandmate BamBam and boyband TREASURE. Former 2NE1 member Sandara Park additionally made a shock look on the occasion.
Throughout his set, Wang carried out 4 tracks from his upcoming album ‘Magic Man’, due out on September 9. Amongst these had been the singles ‘Blow’ and ‘Merciless’, the latter of which was launched the identical day because the Manila live performance.
The Okay-pop idol additionally stunned followers by debuting the tracks ‘Drive It Like You Stole It’ and ‘Blue’, which shall be a part of the upcoming 10-track document. Watch fan-shot footage under:
Upon the official launch of ‘Merciless’ final week, Wang referred to as it “a really particular document” in a press assertion, including that it “actually set the priority for the place the narrative of the album wanted to go and sound.”
“We had been engaged on many data earlier than this one, however we had been struggling to discover a clear path. ‘Merciless’ is sort of a manifestation of the environments and hurdles we needed to overcome on the time. Each time we felt we had been getting shut, one thing slips previous us and all of it felt so distant. As soon as ‘Merciless’ got here into our palms, all of it made sense for us, it was like a fantastic psychological breakdown,” mentioned the GOT7 star.
Wang beforehand reunited with GOT7 in Could for the discharge of their self-titled twelfth Korean-language EP. Led by single ‘NANANA’, this mission was the seven-member Okay-pop group’s first official comeback after leaving their earlier label JYP Leisure.