Fans’ interest in new girl group 2NE1 is out of the ordinary
YG Entertainment’s new 4-person girl group, which is composed of CL, Sandara Park, Gong MinJi, and Park Bom, released 10 seconds of their official debut song ‘Fire’ every day from May 2-5 after 20 seconds being released on the first through their official homepage. Currently, on the 5th, 70 seconds is out to the general public.
2NE1, who gained popularity through ‘Lollipop’ which they sang together with Big Bang, and who has become fairly famous between pop music fans, was so-called the “female Big Bang” from before debut. 2NE1 is raising their value with their release of ‘Fire’. From the 1st to the 5th of May, in a mere 5 days, 15,000 fans have subscribed to their official fan café.
In the afternoon of the 5th, YG Entertainment revealed that “2NE1’s official café was made in March, but it was on the 1st, when we released the first segment of ‘Fire’, that we started getting down to opening the fan café to the public. From the 1st to the 5th, approximately 15,000 people subscribed to the café. This is evidence that pop music fans are showing a high level of interest for 2NE1.”
2NE1’s ‘Fire’, which was composed by YG Entertainment’s main producer, 1tym’s Teddy, is a hip-hop song with an inclination towards reggae. On the 6th, the full song and two different versions of the music video will be released simultaneously.
Source: Star News
Translations: BBJet @ YGworld