On Aug 8 (KST), Billboard columnist Jeff Benjamin uploaded photos of Super M with words saying ‘FIRST LOOK: Super M, the new super boy band, introduced as ‘the Avengers of K-pop,’ from @SMTOWNGLOBAL and @CapitolRecords.. A small teaser video introducing the group was shown at #CapitolCongress.’
Previously, on Aug 2, SM Entertainment announced that SHINee's Taemin, EXO's Kai and Baekhyun, and NCT's Taeyong, Mark, Ten, and Lucas will form a special group which is not a temporary group for one time promotion. The group will promote as a regular group, and is expected to debut in the US in the October and will be managed by Capitol Records, according to Jeff Benjamin.
As long as the identity of Super M is revealed, keyword ‘Super M’ starts trending No 1 on Twitter. Fans from the group shares their opinions towards the new group.