K-pop fans, you’ll love this news! NCT 127 members have been appointed as Puma’s newest ambassadors for the Asia Pacific region. The group is a sub-unit of the 23-member boy band NCT and is composed of Taeil, Johnny, Taeyong, Yuta, Doyoung, Jaehyun, Winwin, Jungwoo, Mark, and Haechan.
NCT 127 made a name for itself and went on to make multiple hit songs such as Hero (英雄; Kick It), Sticker, Regular, Cherry Bomb and Highway to Heaven. The group became a “triple million seller” in 2021 and was also able to hit music charts in various countries in the same year.
Why NCT 127 members are Puma ambassadors
Puma shared that they chose NCT 127 members to become Puma ambassadors because of the group’s popularity among Gen Z and Gen Alpha. The group’s agency also expressed that the group found this partnership to be “very meaningful”.
NCT 127 members are the new faces of SLIPSTREAM
NCT 127 members will be the new faces of the SLIPSTREAM, one of Puma’s classic basketball shoe silhouettes. The modern iteration of the 35-year-old sneaker now features a premium look with a mix of leather and suede. This campaign will launch on 29 July.
Fans of NCT 127 can also catch the group at the upcoming “SM Town Live 2022: SMCU Express @ Human City Suwon” concert on 20 August 2022.
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