est. in 2009, f(x) is a girl group originally composed of 5 members; victoria, the leader, amber, the rapper, luna, the vocalist, sulli, the visual, and krystal, the maknae. they debuted with their single ‘la cha ta’ on september 5th, 2009. they gained their first music show win with their song ‘pinocchio (danger)’, april 29th, 2011, which boosted them even higher up in the scene. they’ve made hits such as ‘electric shock’, which is their most viewed video with 107+ mil. views, and ‘chu~!’ which also boosted their popularity. they made their big world opening with the release of their second album ‘pink tape’ in 2013, which got them worldwide recognition with their use of aesthetics both visually and musically. they were the only korean artist on fuse’s ‘41 best albums of 2013′, and the first k-pop group to ever perform at ‘sxsw’ in austin, texas. they came back a year later in july with their album ‘red light’ which gave off a darker aesthetic, and brought them the same amount of success. in august, sulli left the group to focus on acting, which resulted in the group continuing as a quartet. in october of the following year, 2015, they came back with an electric album ‘4 walls’ and showed that no matter how many members they have, they will never give up and will continue to strive. they gained a lot of success, with 66k+ copies sold their first week alone. in early 2016 the group also debuted their fandom name ‘MeU’ and their first ever tour, dimension 4 - docking station. with their company trying out a new project called ‘sm station’, f(x) was able to participate, releasing a song and music video entitled ‘all mine’ which was directed and edited by their very own amber. f(x) continued to impress with dropping their second japanese single in november of 2016, titled ‘cowboy’ with a country vibe that had even the most anti-country fans lacing up their cowboy boots. the girls have since been focusing on solo activities, luna with her solo debut and musical, krystal with her mini solo debut and drama series, victoria with her acting in china and upcoming debut, and amber with her vlogging series and modeling gigs along with starring in her first ever american film. although they are focusing on their solos, f(x) has stated their comeback is in the works, along with luna’s comeback sometime between late 2017 and the rest of 2018. please stan these amazing girls, and welcome to the fandom!