LOCO to make comeback with new single this month

'Just Like This' will arrive next week

South Korean rapper LOCO will be making his return with a brand-new single next week.

LOCO’s label, AOMG, had first teased the comeback yesterday (August 19) in a series of cryptic teasers uploaded to the label’s official Instagram page of polaroids and a release date of August 24 6pm KST scribbled on them.

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The label then took to Instagram again today (August 20) to finally announce that LOCO will be making his comeback with a new single, titled ‘Just Like This’ to drop next week. AOMG posted polaroid teasers in a similar fashion, this time with LOCO in clear view. However, it remains unclear whether the upcoming single will be accompanied by a larger body of work.

LOCO’s upcoming August 24 release will mark his first official comeback since the release of his fourth mini-album ‘SOME TIME’ that dropped in October last year. The four-part project most notably included the lead single ‘Can’t Sleep’.

The Korean hip-hop artist first made his debut in the music scene under the Jay Park-founded AOMG in 2014 with his first EP, ‘Locomotive’. He went on to release several more mini-albums and his first studio album ‘Bleached’ in 2017, as well as collaborate with many other rappers and R&B singers in the industry for a handful of singles. His most recent collaboration dropped just last month, with Korean actress-singer Lee Sung-kyung on a romantic duet titled ‘Love’.

In other K-pop news, Suran has shared the hardships she’s had to face since launching her own music label, S-TASY. “Being my own boss is… I don’t know yet because all of it is still so new to me,” she admitted. “Being an artist and songwriter/producer and boss at the same time hasn’t been simple or easy.”

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