Previously, WayV excited fans sharing a teaser photo of its members back on November 22 announcing their comeback. Since then, the group’s official social media accounts have been actively sharing teaser photos hyping up fans for the release.
However, on November 30, that came to a halt as the official Twitter account of the group released a statement announcing the release date of “Phantom” has been postponed. They wrote,
And the reason is likely due to the passing of a former Chinese president named Jiang Zemin, there is now a morning period in China and most entertainment activities of artists have been put on hold for the time being.