NCT which stands for Neo Culture Technology is a K-Pop boy band that debuted in January 2016 under SM Entertainment. The group currently consists of 23 members divided into four different sub-units: NCT U, NCT 127, NCT Dream, and WayV.
They incorporate different song genres in their music and are popular with their neo-concept. NCT also released some tracks in their album with an English version. While few singles are a combination of Korean and English lyrics.
Here are my top five English songs by NCT:
Get ready to like this song…
NCT’s Chinese sub-unit, WayV sang this song. The group is composed of Kun, Ten, Winwin, Lucas, Xiaojun, Hendery, and Yangyang.
Though Love Talk is not recommended for young listeners because of the lyrics, it presented the good voice quality of WayV. Additionally, this features a very catchy chorus that combines with a lovely vocal blending. The song also gives a sexy and chill feeling.
On November 5, 2019, WayV released this English version of Love Talk which quickly rose to the third spot on Billboard’s Digital Song Sales. The song includes in the special version album Take Over the Moon – Sequel.
Highway to Heaven
We are now on the Highway to Heaven!
The tune of this song will make you dance. It quickly transitions from dark and atmospheric to explosive with intensity. Furthermore, the feelings will burst in the chorus with the instruments used. Plus the satisfying rap and powerful vocals make you feel free.
This single is from NCT’s first fixed sub-unit NCT 127. The active members of this song are Taeil, Johnny, Taeyong, Yuta, Doyoung, Jaehyun, Jungwoo, Mark, and Haechan.
The Highway to Heaven – English version was released on July 19, 2019. The original song is under the fourth Mini Album WE ARE SUPERHUMAN. Many fans claimed that this song deserved to become a title track.
Do not keep my love on the Low low with this groovy song!
The first time listening to Low low and your body will probably do some dance moves. This track is paired with dance steps that are easy to follow. Also, the lyrics are rhyming which makes it easy to remember.
WayV Ten and Yangyang present their perfect dynamic as a duo. Overall, this catchy song gives a joyful vibe because of the upbeat melody.
WayV Ten and Yangyang released their debut single Low low on August 17, 2021. The music video of the song is also good and matches their personalities.
Will you believe in Miracle?
Under the NCT’s third album Universe is Miracle sang by WayV. This hip track shows the trendy harmonious vocals and the members’ charm. This R&B pop music goes beyond falsetto and rap with appealing vocals.
This song is the ninth track in the said album. They also released a track video for this song on December 14, 2021.
The never-ending regular huh in Neo City.
Presenting is Regular from NCT 127’s studio album Regular-Irregular and its repackage album Regulate. SM Entertainment describes this song as Latin Trap genre and features a distinctive vocal and rap.
According to the songwriter Vedo, the song is about earning your spot at the top. Working to earn money, having a good time, and not being scared to enjoy your success while remaining modest.
Regular is the tenth track in the album released on October 12, 2018, with a music video.
These tracks deserve to be included on your on-repeat K-Pop playlist. Try to listen to their songs and discover more about Neo City.
Janelle is a full-time K-Pop fan but is also an active campus journalist since elementary. She loves to watch movies, but television series have a special place in her heart. She is also into romantic-comedy and the slice-of-life genres.