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It's We! Hello, we are TEMPEST!
(It's We! 안녕하세요, 템페스트입니다!)

—TEMPEST

TEMPEST (템페스트) is a seven-member boy group under Yue Hua Entertainment. They debuted on March 2, 2022 with the mini album It's Me, It's We.

History

Pre-debut

On June 8, 2021, Yue Hua Entertainment officially trademarked the three names "TEMPEST", "TPST", and "템페스트".[1]

On October 4, Star News reported that Yue Hua would be debuting a new boy group in the second half of 2021. It was also stated in the article that the group would go by the name "TEMPEST" and that Hyungseop and Euiwoong, who had previously debuted as the duo HyeongseopXEuiwoong, would be a part of the group's lineup.[2]

On December 31, the group's official SNS accounts were opened along with the motion video of their logo and on January 3, 2022, teaser photos for the seven members were released.[3]

2022: Debut with It's Me, It's We, fandom name

On January 19, TEMPEST released a promotional schedule for their debut on February 21. On February 8, they announced they would be debuting with their first mini album It's Me, It's We.[4]

However, on February 14, it was announced that the group's debut would be postponed to March 2 after all seven members tested positive to COVID-19.[5]

On March 2, Yue Hua revealed the fandom name to be "iE" pronounced as "eye". They further explained that "TEMPEST's fan club iE always stands at the center of TEMPEST, like the clear and warm eye of the storm, and it captures the wish that only good things will happen to iE, things that put on a smile on their face."[6]

Members

Name Position(s) Year(s) active
Hanbin (한빈) Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer 2022-present
Hyungseop (형섭) Vocalist, Dancer 2022–present
Hyuk (혁) Main Vocalist 2022-present
Eunchan (은찬) Vocalist 2022-present
Lew (루) Leader, Lead Rapper, Vocalist 2022–present
Hwarang (화랑) Main Rapper, Main Dancer 2022-present
Taerae (태래) Rapper, Maknae 2022–present

Discography

Mini albums

Gallery

Promotional

Miscellanous

Trivia

References

Official links

Korean
Chinese


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