SEVENTEEN revealed the promotion schedule of their upcoming special album ; [Semicolon] at 12 AM KST on October 6 via their official social media channels with the phrase “Sequence of Youth.”
The varied and vibrant colors of the promotion schedule are reminiscent of Broadway theatres full of glaring lights and energy. A signboard engraved with the title of the album, ; [SEMICOLON], captures our eyes.
Thirteen retro posters modeled after each member contain images of various items, such as film cameras, roll films, game chips, a vinyl record and quill pen, are positioned on both sides of the facade of the theater sparking imaginations what each item stands for.
Prior to revealing the promotion schedule, SEVENTEEN garnered great attention for their luxurious and vintage-inspired teaser video—“The Invitation For Youth ‘; [Semicolon]’”. Further heightening expectations for the new album is the band’s mature, positive message: “Take a break, for a long journey is ahead.”
SEVENTEEN’s special album ; [Semicolon] ranked #1 realtime on numerous online music websites.
The act, dubbed “self-producing idols”, has shown remarkable progress with every album, becoming a million-seller band with their seventh mini-album Heng:garæ, with sale records of over 1 million copies in June. In January, the act also toured eight cities across the globe through its world tour ‘ODE TO YOU,’ and met with audiences from 121 regions through its online fan meeting ‘SEVENTEEN in CARAT LAND’ in August.
; [Semicolon], the highly anticipated new album of SEVENTEEN, is to be released at 6 PM KST on October 19.