Make Room For the Boys, Girl Idols! Super Junior, ZE:A, Wooyoung, and Jo Kwon 'Male Idols Are Back!
By Staff Writer | July 06, 2012 05:55 PM EDT
For a while now, female idols have been reigning over the stage. But, now that male idols are making their comebacks, who will have to make room?
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With male idols making their comebacks one by one, there is a sudden rush of competition in the music industry.
With these male idols coming back, it is not only their music but also their style that has been drawing in much attention. Let's break down the individual styles of each group.
Super Junior "Sexier than ever"
Super Junior has come back sexier than ever before. They are making their comeback with their 6th album after 11 long months. They made their comeback through a press conference on July 3.
Casting aside their image in the past, they have made their comeback as sexy men. They are flaunting their chic styles with crisp black and white suits.
In particular, Siwon stood out at the press conference because of his tanned skin and chic all black fashion. Eunhyuk, with his capri pants, black suit, and white tee, gave off a sexy and sophisticated vibe. Leeteuk's toned body could be seen through his all black suit as well.
Super Junior's album title song, "Sexy, Free & Single" is a trendy song of soulful house genre that talks of successful men who are sexy and free.
ZE:A "Colorful Dandy Man"
ZE:A also made their comeback on July 3rd with their 2nd album, Spectacular.
At the showcase for the new album, each member showed off their own unique style. Also during their press conference, they were seen in leopard, geometric, and other flashy prints.
ZE:A's title song, "Aftermath" brought a 180 degree change from their previous styles. The song is about a breakup and hardships that follow the breakup. With powerful moves and complex choreography, ZE:A successfully transformed into trendy dandy men.
ZE:A's coordination color scheme was colorful and clean, using bright colors such as orange and blue to accentuate each look. Si Wan enhanced his looks in his striped pants while Kwang Hee's neutral sweater with a pop of orange gave his outfit a clean finish.
2PM's Wooyoung and 2AM's Jo Kwon are both coming out with their first solo albums to show each of their own musical colors.
Wooyoung changed his hair color white to match the suave concept his new album. At the "Mnet 20's Choice" event, he was seen wearing a patterned green suit.
With the release of Jo Kwon's first solo album title song, "I'm Da One", Jo Kwon sported light hair color along with vividly colored styling. In another one of his songs "Animal," he wore a smokey eye makeup on and flaunted his studded rocker-chic style.
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