League of Legends sensational virtual Kpop girl group, K/DA, has received their first official gold certification for their “POP/STARS” song track from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
League of Legends K/DA ft. (G)I-DLE Miyeon and Soyeon, First U.S Gold Certification for “POP/STARS”
The sensational virtual Kpop girl group from League of Legends, K/DA, finally receives first official gold certification for “POP/STARS” from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
On July 30, the official Instagram account of League of Legends developer, Riot Games’, music production division announced that K/DA, ft. (G)I-DLE Miyeon and Soyeon, has received their first gold record for their “POP/STARS” single.
About K/DA: Virtual Kpop Girl Group from Riot Games
K/DA is a virtual Kpop girl group consisting of four members from League of Legends champions.
Ahri – voiced by (G)I-DLE Miyeon
Miyeon really do be Ahri pic.twitter.com/3cuRepKeZP— J, Queens Mystic Counseling Dept (@Reveblinkland) November 24, 2020
Akali – voiced by (G)I-DLE Soyeon
(G)I-DLE OT6 as KDA LOL Stars: A Necessary Thread ✨— SeongHWAA 화 |🇵🇭 ACTRESS MIYEON JISOO 💅 semi ia (@chikinVchu) July 9, 2020
Akali Soyeon (of course) pic.twitter.com/8VIbGCAquk
Evelynn – voiced by Madison Beer
Evelynn madison beer pic.twitter.com/WRFSYQtozN— Ricky; BEcause (@witchbilly) April 8, 2021
Kai’Sa – voiced by Jaira Burns
Praying for Jaira Burns to bless us again as Kai’sa in the title track “MORE”… pic.twitter.com/kpkaaf6p8T— periodism | LEGENDARY COVEN EVELYNN IS HERE!!!! (@periodismluv) October 14, 2020
In the beginning, League of Legends K/DA was founded in 2018 by Riot Games to promote their music and champion skins. However, apparently K/DA turned into such a hype, especially after involving (G)I-DLE Miyeon and Soyeon as their singing voices.
As a result, K/DA first single, “POP/STARS”, immediately topped Billboard’s World Digital Song Sales chart after its release.
League of Legends K/DA 2020 Comeback Single, “MORE”
In October 2020, the League of Legends virtual Kpop girl group made a comeback with a new single, “MORE”. Furthermore, Riot Games released the comeback as a launching event of new K/DA skin series in the League of Legends and LOL: Wild Rift games.
I want these K/DA ALL OUT skins so bad . pic.twitter.com/rbi0v9nFER— NeonWolf (@NeonWol76189457) January 29, 2021
In addition, they also added a guest member for the K/DA girl group, Seraphine, voiced by Lexie Liu.
Seraphine and Lexie Liu on Worlds 2020 pic.twitter.com/Oj3JHsuI0N— PROJETO Yukaa_ (@Yukaa_) December 14, 2020
Since it was their first comeback after “POP/STARS”, K/DA (ft. (G)I-DLE Miyeon and Soyeon) gained massive attention from the music industry. Therefore, the music video itself has reached over 106 million views on YouTube in less than a year.
What a wonderful achievement! Congratulations, K/DA, Jaira Burns, Madison Beer, (G)I-DLE Miyeon and Soyeon! We are all looking forward to your future performances.
Meanwhile, let us reminiscent League of Legends K/DA fantastic “POP/STARS” LIVE performance during the Opening Ceremony of 2018 League of Legends World Championship in Incheon, South Korea.
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