SEOUL, April 30 (Yonhap) — ITZY, the five-piece act acknowledged for its empowering vibes, has ongoing to attractiveness to admirers with its electrical power and self-confidence with its impending EP “Guess Who.”
The all-woman act — consisting of associates Yeji, Lia, Ryujin, Chaeryeong and Yuna — is set to drop its 6-track EP, fronted by the key monitor “Mafia in the Early morning,” at 1 p.m.
Like the bold title implies, the group — now in its 3rd yr of debut — said it wanted to show a additional highly effective and charismatic side to its global supporter foundation, known as Midzy.
“This album was a large problem for us,” Yuna stated in a livestreamed news meeting held on Thursday, noting how the team experimented with a far more experienced strategy. “We desired to exhibit how ITZY requires on new troubles and sees no limit.”
Other customers of the team mentioned this message of self esteem and boldness is one thing they have tried using to express given that their debut.
Educated and managed by JYP Amusement, the 5-piece act debuted in early 2019 with the empowering anthem “Dalla Dalla,” which interprets as “Distinctive Diverse” in Korean.
An English edition of the tune bundled in a repackaged album unveiled in January carries the lyrics “Do not provide me down ’cause I dare to be distinctive Retain your chin up, we bought your back again. Keep your head up, just hold on dreaming.”
The spirit carries on in their hit amount “Not Shy,” in which the associates sing “Not shy Not me Nobody, overall body at any time received in the way of something I certainly desired Cuz I will not waste time, I dive proper in.”
“We’ve carried the message of currently being self-assured and simple due to the fact our debut, and it has confirmed to be relatable for listeners,” Ryujin claimed. “This album also carries that message, so we want to have a lot more conversations all around this.”
Her teammate Lia observed how this ethos is anything that has driven the staff to have on over the earlier two decades and prepare for the new EP.
“‘I love myself’ is an critical information that has been keeping us likely due to the fact our debut. We always try out to be assured in a lot of approaches, but we have turn out to be more self-assured in showcasing our performances since we’ve been practising ‘Mafia in the Morning’ these times.”
Going forward, the staff reported it has some musical ambitions in intellect.
“We fulfilled with IU on the method ‘IU’s Palette’ where we sang (our) song ‘Surf’ collectively,” reported Yuna, mentioning the K-pop singer-songwriter. “The synergy that arrived out was so superior that I would like to do a collaboration with her.”
When questioned about a lot more world wide objectives, Ryujin explained landing on the Billboard 200 would be a “huge honor.”
“It would be a massive honor for us, and it is really accurate that we have organized additional than previous albums in numerous methods,” she said.
“We have a lengthy way to go. But if there is certainly something that I definitely want to accomplish, it would be to hear that Itzy usually goes past expectations,” Yeji explained.
“We want to be remembered as snipers for enthusiast love and key K-pop performers,” Chaeryeong additional.