On September 4, 2020, it was reported that Woollim would be debuting a new boy group in the fall and would include former X1 member Cha Jun Ho. Later that same day, the agency confirmed the news and revealed the group would be called DRIPPIN and will debut in October.
On October 14, 2020, a debut spoiler video was released, confirming their debut date to be October 28. On October 15, the scheduler was released, revealing that they will debut with a mini album, titled Boyager.
2021: A Better Tomorrow, fandom name, "Free Pass"
On April 18, Woollim Entertainment revealed the name of DRIPPIN's official fan club is "DREAMIN", which means that their fans "dream together with them and go with them to achieve their dreams."
On May 10, it was confirmed that DRIPPIN would be joining the platform UNIVERSE with their planet opening on May 24.
On June 15, it was revealed that DRIPPIN would be a part of the lineup for the 27th Dream Concert, which was to occur on June 26.
2022: Villain series and Japanese debut
On December 27, 2021, DRIPPIN dropped a teaser video for their upcoming comeback scheduled for January 17, 2022. The next day, they announced their third mini album Villain, the group have a remvamped into a villian concept.
|Lee Hyeop (이협)||Main Vocalist||2020–present|
|Hwang Yun Seong (황윤성)||Leader, Main Dancer, Vocalist||2020–present|
|Joo Chang Uk (주창욱)||Lead Dancer, Lead Vocalist||2020–present|
|Kim Dong Yun (김동윤)||Main Rapper, Lead Dancer, Vocalist||2020–present|
|Kim Min Seo (김민서)||Vocalist||2020–present|
|Cha Jun Ho (차준호)||Lead Vocalist, Visual, Center, Face of the Group||2020–present|
|Alex (알렉스)||Lead Rapper, Vocalist, Maknae||2020–present|
- 2022 UNI-KON (2022)
Awards and nominations
|Asia Artist Awards|
|2021||DRIPPIN||Popularity Award - Male Idol Group||Nominated|
|Golden Disc Awards|
|2021||DRIPPIN||Rookie Artist of the Year||Nominated|
|Mnet Asian Music Awards|
|2021||DRIPPIN||Best New Male Artist||Nominated|
|Seoul Music Awards|
|Rookie of the Year||Nominated|
- All the members, except Alex, were part of the trainee team Woollim Rookie and former contestants on Produce X 101.
- Cha Jun Ho is a former member of the project group X1.