YOU MAKE STRAY KIDS STAY
Stray Kids (Korean: 스트레이 키즈; RR: Seuteurei kijeu; often abbreviated as SKZ) is a South Korean boy band formed by JYP Entertainment through the 2017 reality show of the same name. The group is composed of eight members: Bang Chan, Lee Know, Changbin, Hyunjin, Han, Felix, Seungmin, and I.N.
Originally a nine-piece group, member Woojin left Stray Kids due to undisclosed personal reasons in October 2019. The group released their extended play Mixtape in January 2018 and officially debuted on March 25 with I Am Not.
June 17, 2020
Go Live (stylized in all caps; Korean: GO生; RR: gosaeng) is the first Korean-language studio album by South Korean boy group Stray Kids. It was released by JYP Entertainment on June 17, 2020, and distributed through Dreamus. The lead single, "God's Menu" (Korean: 神메뉴; RR: sinme-nyu), was released the same day.
The repackaged edition of the album, titled In Life (stylized in all caps; Korean: IN生; RR: Insaeng) was released on September 14, 2020, along with eight new tracks, including lead single "Back Door".
Noeasy (stylized in all caps) is the second studio album by South Korean boy band Stray Kids. It was released on August 23, 2021, through JYP Entertainment, and distributed by Dreamus, nine months after its predecessor, Japanese EP All In (2020), and eleven months after the Korean reissue In Life (2020). The title is a word play of "noisy" and conveys the "leaving a loud impact on the world with our music" concept.
Produced and mainly written by 3Racha (Bang Chan, Changbin, and Han), an in-house production team from the members of Stray Kids, Noeasy consists of fourteen tracks, features various genres of music such as hip hop, R&B, trap, EDM, pop, rock, and ballad, including the lead single "Thunderous", and the previous songs "Wolfgang" from the television program Kingdom: Legendary War, and "Mixtape: Oh" from their Mixtape Project. The album received generally favorable reviews, praised its creativity, storytelling, depth substances, and unique energy.
Upon its release, Noeasy debuted atop South Korea's Gaon Album Chart and within the top-20 in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Japan, the Netherlands, Poland, and Switzerland. It has sold over 1.2 million copies as of September 2021 and certified million by Korea Music Content Association (KMCA), making it the first million-selling album of the group and under their label.