Antares is the debut studio album from Chinese-Canadian actor, singer and model Kris Wu, and features tracks in both Mandarin and English. Murda Beatz, FKi 1st and Wondergurl are among the represented producers, while Rich the Kid, Jhené Aiko and Travis Scott also star on certain songs.
1. Antares means “heart of the scorpion”, and in Chinese translates to “heart of the dragon”.
2. The album was released four days before Kris Wu’s 28th birthday.
3. The songs “Tough Pill” and “Hold Me Down” are the only songs on the album to be featured in both English and Mandarin.
4. Kris is a former member of the boy band EXO.
5. He has starred in some of the highestgrossing Chinese films of all time.