After hiatus, Uhm Jung-hwa to make return
According to Uhm’s agency, Mystic Entertainment, on Wednesday, the singer is in the final stages of recording a new album after a year of work. Among those featured on the album will be singer Lee Hyori.
The production for the new record will be handled by Cho Young-cheol, known for his work with K-pop acts like IU and Brown Eyed Girls. He is well regarded as being a hit maker in the industry, especially with female artists.
Uhm debuted as a singer in 1993 with her first single “Pupil,” and continued to release a string of hits over the decade including “A Rose of Betrayal” (1997), “Poison,” “Invitation” (1998), and “I Don’t Know” (1999).
Uhm also maintained a high-profile acting career since her debut, starring in films such as “Insadong Scandal” (2009), “Haeundae” (2009), “Bestseller” (2010) and “Wonderful Nightmare” (2015).
By Chung Jin-hong