What is Victon?
Victon (Korean: 빅톤), an acronym for Voice to New World, is a South Korean boy group formed by Plan A Entertainment in 2016.
VICTON debuted on November 9, 2016 with their debut 1st mini-album, “VOICE TO NEW WORLD”. Their title track for that song was ‘I’m Fine’ and the music video featured APink’s Son Naeun.
The boys’ debut album’s title coincides with their group name, which means that they will spread the new signature voice and music of VICTON all over the world.
The group was known as the Plan A Boys during their debut preparation era. Their reality show, “Me & 7 Men” was aired on Mnet. The show took the audience on a weekly update on the boys’ debut preparations.
Victon Fandom Name: ALICE (Always We Love the VoICE)
Victon Official Fan Colors: Blue Atoll and Blazing Yellow
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Who are Victon?
The group consists of 7 members: Han SeungWoo, Kang SeungSik, Heo Chan, Lim SeJun, Do HanSe, Choi ByungChan and Jung SuBin.
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2016:Me & 7 Men and debut with Voice to New World
On August 17, 2016, Plan A Entertainment released details regarding the group (then known as Plan A Boys) and their upcoming reality show Me & 7 Men, which would chronicle the group’s preparation for debut. On August 30, 2016, Me & 7 Men aired its first episode on Mnet.
On September 1, 2016, Seung-sik, Se-jun and Han-se released a digital single as Plan A Boys in collaboration with label-mate entitled “#Begin Again,” accompanied by a music video starring Huh and all seven members of the group.
On November 1, 2016, a teaser was aired after the finale of Me & 7 Men revealing the group’s official debut date as November 9. The following day, Plan A Entertainment released individual video and photo teasers for Se-jun and Byung-chan, with Su-bin and Han-se’s teasers being released the next day. On November 4, teasers for Seung-woo, Chan, and Seung-sik were released along with a performance trailer for “What Time Is It Now?”, a track from their first EP.
On November 9, 2016, Victon made their official debut with the release of their first EP Voice to New World along with the title track “I’m Fine.” The group performed both “I’m Fine” and “What Time is It Now?” on music shows for their promotions.
2017: Comeback with Ready
On February 9, 2017, Plan A announced Victon would be making a comeback as early as the end of February. On midnight of February 21, the group officially announced a comeback with their second EP Ready.
On March 2, 2017, Ready was released along with the music video for the title track “Eyez Eyez”. The group had their comeback stage at M! Countdown on the same day.