Victon (Korean: 빅톤; stylized as VICTON, an acronym for Voice to New World) is a South Korean boy group formed in 2016. The group is composed of seven members: Han Seung-woo, Kang Seung-sik, Heo Chan, Lim Se-jun, Do Han-se, Choi Byung-chan and Jung Su-bin. The group debuted on November 9, 2016, with their extended play Voice to New World. On February 16, 2017, Victon announced Alice as their official fandom name.
On August 17, 2016, Plan A Entertainment released details regarding the group (then known as Plan A Boys) and their upcoming reality show Me & 7 Men, which would chronicle the group’s preparation for debut. On August 30, 2016, Me & 7 Men aired its first episode on Mnet.
On September 1, 2016, Seung-sik, Se-jun and Han-se released a digital single as Plan A Boys in collaboration with label-mate Huh Gak entitled “#Begin Again,” accompanied by a music video starring Huh Gak and all seven members of the group.
On November 1, 2016, a teaser was aired after the finale of Me & 7 Men revealing the group’s official debut date as November 9. The following day, Plan A Entertainment released individual video and photo teasers for Se-jun and Byung-chan, with Su-bin and Han-se’s teasers being released the next day. On November 4, teasers for Seung-woo, Chan, and Seung-sik were released along with a performance trailer for “What Time Is It Now?”, a track from their first EP.
On November 9, 2016, Victon made their official debut with the release of their first EP Voice to New World along with the title track “I’m Fine.” The group performed both “I’m Fine” and “What Time Is It Now?” on music shows for their promotions.
On March 2, 2017, Victon released their second mini album, Ready, with the lead single titled “Eyez Eyez”. In the same day, Victon announces their official colors which are Blue Atoll and Blazing Yellow alongside with the fan club name which is ALICE, stands for Always we Love the voICE.
Victon’s third mini album, Identity, was released on August 23, with a total of five tracks including the lead single “Unbelievable”. They also held comeback showcase at the Samsung Hall, Ewha Womans University on the same day as the album’s release.
Their fourth mini album, From.VICTON, was released on November 9. The EP contains six tracks including the title track “Remember Me”.
On February 18, Plan A Entertainment announced that Victon is having a 4-day Busking Project on these dates: February 25, March 4,10 & 11. They performed different songs from their previous albums. Some of the songs that they performed as well are ‘Shadow’ by Highlight (BEAST), ‘Lonely’ 2NE1, ‘고 민보다 GO’ by BTS. They also made a remix of Bad Boy by Red Velvet. The sites where they did the project were at Sinchon (Day 1), Starfield (Day 2), Gangnam (Day 3) and Dongdaemun (Day 4).
On May 23, Victon released their first single album “Time of Sorrow”.