Since their debut, the members of K-pop group ENHYPEN – Jungwon, Heeseung, Jay, Jake, Sunghoon, Sunoo, and Ni-ki – have learned to live in a purely virtual world. Formed in the summer of 2020, the group has celebrated all their firsts online, from album releases to trophy wins. Until now, of course.
On May 14, ENHYPEN made their official international debut at KPOP.FLEX, Europe’s first-ever mega K-Pop festival. Spanning two days, the festival took place in Frankfurt, Germany, and congregated over 65,000 fans from over 80 countries. A big chunk of those were “ENGENEs”, the official name given to ENHYPEN’s fans.
Though they only performed one of the two dates of KPOP.FLEX, thanks to lightsticks, banners and photocards, it wasn’t difficult to spot ENGENEs all over the German city throughout the weekend. But their presence really became watertight once the septet stepped on the stage