Prior to the release of their first mini-album, the boys will be dropping a pre-release single, titled “Hug Me” (허그미), on 26th May.
“Hug Me” is described as a “warm ballad song incorporating the band’s sentimental feel”. According to a Nam Tae Hyun fan site, the track is an old release by Nam Tae Hyun and it was originally posted on his SoundCloud.
The teaser image shows the former YG Entertainment idol looking at the camera with the words “Hug Me” written in the middle.
In a statement, the band’s label – South Buyers Club – said, “Nam Tae Hyun participated in all parts of production, including arrangements, composition, and design, for South Club’s upcoming album that will be released in June.”
South Club consists of 5 members – Nam Tae Hyun, guitarist Kang Kun Ku, drummer Won Young, bassist Solomon Kim, and pianist Yoon Hwi. After debuting their first album, the boys are set to perform in Tokyo, Japan in July.