The new five-member co-ed group CHECKMATE from Grace Company Entertainment has been confirmed to make their debut in the K-Pop scene on September 21.

New co-ed group CHECKMATE to debut on September 21-2

“The five-member co-ed group CHECKMATE (Yongseok, Sieun, Suri, Nathan, and Noah) will release their first single album ‘DRUM’ at 6 PM KST on September 21st and make their official debut,” said the agency on September 8.

Prior to this, the group posted a debut schedule poster their his official SNS on September 7, officially announcing their upcoming activities.


The agency said, “CHECKMATE members, who have been communicating with overseas fans steadily, are loved by K-Pop fans in South America and Europe even before their debut. Please pay a lot of attention to them in South Korean and abroad,” adding, “Please also look forward to their debut song which we worked on with domestic and international producers.”


CHECKMATE’s name stands for the winning condition in chess , and implies that the members will storm the K-Pop scene tightly with their sophisticated, intense, frank and free charms.

Co-ed groups are being increasingly loved by the music industry in recent years. Therefore, attention is being paid to the birth of this new co-ed group, which promise to serve the global music market with trendy music in the second half of this year.