On July 27, YG Entertainment announced that the highly anticipated Blackpink new album release would be on October 2. Before the album arrives, the quartet will unveil their second single featured a mysterious guest in August. That’s not all! Jennie Solo becomes the 1st Kpop female solo MV to surpass 500 million views on YouTube.
UPDATE: New Teaser Poster
On August 4, YG dropped another teaser poster of Blackpink upcoming single. Yet, they have not revealed the artist the quartet will feature. BLINKs are still left with guesses and expectations.
@Jennieschord wrote, “ARIPINK I AM SO PROUD OF YOU. AFTER ALL THESE YEARS OF PROVING YOUR LEGACY IN EVERY WAY POSSIBLE, AND MOVING A GENERATION OF BOTH PEOPLE AND WOMEN TO BECOME JUST LIKE YOU, YOU HAVE OBTAINED THE MOST ANTICIPATED COLLAB WHICH YOU ARE SO LONG OVERDUE FOR.”
Meanwhile, @sinslipa on the Twitter said, “SELPINK. I AM SO PROUD OF YOU. AFTER ALL THESE YEARS OF PROVING YOUR LEGACY IN EVERY WAY POSSIBLE, AND MOVING A GENERATION OF BOTH PEOPLE AND WOMEN TO BECOME JUST LIKE YOU, YOU HAVE OBTAINED THE #1 SPOT WHICH YOU ARE SO LONG OVERDUE FOR.”
Blackpink New Single
On July 23, YG Entertainment announced that Blackpink New Single would be available somewhere in August. The new single will have a featuring mysterious artist.
.@SelenaGomez and @BLACKPINK have begun trending on Twitter after Korean news outlet #MyDaily reports Selena Gomez is the featured singer on the girl group’s upcoming single. pic.twitter.com/FxY78R5SWF— Pop Crave (@PopCrave) July 28, 2020
Earlier this year, Blackpink appeared on Lady Gaga’s Sour Candy in the album Chromatica. For this year single, the quartet still keeps it as a secret. Though, BLINKs may have several speculations with whom Blackpink will feature in the new single.
On July 28, MyDaily reported that the mysterious artist featuring Blackpink would be Selena Gomez. However, YG Entertainment stated, “Please wait for the announcement later.”
Blackpink New Album
YG Entertainment has finally announced that Blackpink new album is arriving on October 2. Along with the announcement, they attached the teaser poster of “The Album.” BLINKs can now pre-order Blackpink The Album.
Looking at the success of the lead single, How You Like That, Blackpink new album release is indeed highly anticipated by BLINKs and other Kpop fans.
A source from Blackpink agency said, “In 2020, BLACKPINK will focus on the global market with systematic and thorough planning and execution. The global project we are carrying out with the world’s largest music group Universal Music to have BLACKPINK take a greater leap is taking place steadily.”
How are you excited about Blackpink new album and new single?
Wait, there’s another great news to share with you, BLINKs!
Jennie Solo MV Hit 500M Views on YouTube
On the same day as YG Entertainment announced Blackpink new album release date, approximately 4.20 am KST, Solo Music Video surpassed 500million views on YouTube.
Solo is a debut solo single of Jennie, which was released on November 12, 2018. It makes Jennie as the 1st female Kpop soloist to accomplish this feat. It is not an easy way, though. To reach the milestone, it took one year, eight months, and 15 days.
Very well done, Jennie!
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