NCT’s Doyoung, Mark, and Haechan, under the NCT U sub-unit, will release a new song ‘coNEXTion (Age of Light)’ on March 20, 2022, at 6 pm KST through various music platforms, such as iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, QQ Music, Kugou Music, and more.
Taeil and Haechan describe ‘coNEXTion (Age of Light’) on the newest episode of NCT News as an “alternative hip-hop song that combines traditional Korean instruments”, with Mark co-writing the lyrics. This song will be used as the theme song for the Age of Light project created by the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism together with the Korea Creative Content Agency (KOCCA).
The first song from the SM STATION project: NCT LAB, Mark ‘Child’, was released on February 4, through various music platforms. The music video for this song will also be released at the same time via the SMTOWN YouTube channel. ‘Child’ is a hip-hop song with synth bass and electric guitar sounds.
The lyrics of this self-written song by Mark express honest feelings about deep concern for oneself. In addition, the music video of this song is expected to attract attention with scenes showing Mark pensive and walking here and there, according to the atmosphere of the song.
According to data released on February 10, 2022, MARK Child’s solo song which was released on February 4, 2022, as part of the SM STATION: NCT LAB project managed to top the weekly downloads on Gaon. Child’s song also managed to top various charts in South Korea and iTunes Top Song in 15 countries after the song’s release.
Meanwhile, NCT LAB is SM STATION’s new project to archive NCT’s various music activities and is expected to attract attention by showing NCT’s diverse music outside of album releases, including solo, unit, and self-composed songs.
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