Aespa is a South Korean girl group formed by SM Entertainment. They debuted on November 17, 2020, with their single “Black Mamba.” The group consists of four members: Karina, Giselle, Winter, and Ningning. Aespa is known for their unique concept that combines both the real world and a virtual world called “æ-AE.” Each member is paired with an AI avatar counterpart known as an “æ” member. Aespa’s music is characterized by its catchy melodies, strong vocals, and powerful performances. They have gained popularity both domestically and internationally, quickly establishing themselves as one of the rising K-pop acts.