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Mandatory Credit: Photo by Seokyong Lee/Penta Press/Shutterstock (13449537t) NewJeans 2022 THE FACT MUSIC AWARDS, photocall, Seoul, South Korea - 08 Oct 2022

NewJeans Clinches #1 on M! Countdown Amid Stellar Performances

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“M! Countdown”, a popular music program on Mnet, is back with another thrilling episode brimming with mesmerizing performances from some of the most sought-after K-pop artists.

In this week’s episode, K-pop fans were treated to an assortment of debuts and comebacks. ZEROBASEONE, a promising new act, debuted their song, “In Bloom.” Dara, formerly a member of a popular girl group, marked her solo journey with “Festival”. TREASURE’s subunit, T5, introduced themselves with their catchy tune, “Move”. Koyote, a veteran group, enthralled fans with their comeback, “Wish”.

The excitement didn’t end there. EXO, known for their unique and impactful music, made a splash with their latest, “Cream Soda”. ODD EYE CIRCLE, a group with a refreshing sound, returned with “Air Force One”. And NMIXX, a group known for their energetic performances, came back with “Party O’Clock”.

The spotlight of the episode, however, was the battle for the #1 spot between NewJeans and SHINee. Ultimately, it was NewJeans who triumphed, bagging the coveted position with their hit track, “Super Shy”. A hearty congratulations to NewJeans on their impressive win!

Apart from these, other noteworthy performances included BOYNEXTDOOR, Queenz Eye, KISS OF LIFE, SWAN, 8TURN, Lapillus, and LUN8.

So, K-pop lovers, make sure to check out all the captivating performances from this episode below!


NewJeans, the victorious band of this week’s M! Countdown, has been carving out their own niche in the K-pop industry since their debut. Their music is a unique fusion of pop and dance, backed with thoughtful lyrics and catchy melodies. Their popularity has been surging due to their infectious energy and charismatic stage presence. Their recent win with “Super Shy” is a testament to their growing influence in the music scene, marking them as one of the promising acts to look out for.