After developing with an extreme, three-month television vocal singing competitors in 2015, Kep1er really did not wait long to verify themselves once again with a brand-new television competitors as well as a brand-new cd this year.
After completing on Women World 999 — where 99 K-pop hopefuls from Korea, China as well as Japan defended a place in a brand-new K-pop girl group– Kep1er went into the songs market solid with an anthemic launching solitary, “Wa Da Da,” which came to a head at No. 13 on the Globe Digital Track Sales graph in January. In spite of simply one EP to their name, Kep1er signed up with the girl-group competitors program Queendom 2, which saw them struck the phase for regular efficiencies along with K-pop heavyweights like LOONA as well as WJSN By the time the program covered previously this month, Kep1er had actually prepared their 2nd EP, right in time for the summer season as well as to display the development they have actually experienced because these hectic 6 months.
Considering that getting in the K-pop scene on top of this year, Kep1er participants Yujin, Xiaoting, Mashiro, Chaehyun, Dayeon, Hikaru, Huening Bahiyyih, Youngeun as well as Yeseo state that they have actually been functioning continuously to reveal the followers that elected them right into the group a continual advancement. After weeks of Queendom efficiencies that concentrated on extreme theatrics ( like their cover of Women’ Generation’s “The Boys” that has greater than 5 million sights on YouTube), Kep1er’s brand-new solitary “Up!” buttons points up with an enjoyable as well as brilliant take on K-pop to establish the nonet on a diverse music course.
Find Out More concerning the climbing super stars’ brand-new cd DOUBLAST, girl-group friendships as well as their enjoyment to visit united state followers later on this summer season.
Congratulations on your return, Kep1er! Just how are you really feeling after launching DOUBLAST?
Youngeun: We are extremely pleased to make our resurgence with truly excellent tunes with our 2nd mini-album! From our launching track “Wa Da Da” to Queendom 2, we have actually revealed our energised as well as effective sides, yet in this cd we wish to reveal our silver lining with Kep1er’s amazing as well as rejuvenating power.
Allow’s begin with the cd title DOUBLAST. You launched it in 2 various variations: “B1UE BLAST” as well as “LEM0N BLAST.” Can you describe what these blasts are?
Huening Bahiyyih: To aid you endure the warm summer season, there’s the amazing “B1UE BLAST” as well as rejuvenating “LEM0N BLAST” which stand for Kep1er’s joy as well as each participant’s joy, specifically. The DOUBLAST cd informs an unraveling tale as we come to what we’re calling “Kep1er Island,” the desire island of joy, with these 2 blasts.
Your brand-new solitary “Up!” really feels precisely time for the summer season. What does this brand-new track program as well as represent for you?
Yeseo: I assume “Up!” is a track that reveals a clear as well as brilliant power distinct to Kep1er. From the addicting tune to dynamic choreography that will certainly make you wish to attempt as well as sign up with along, it’s [a song that represents] the summer season itself.
Xiaoting: I assume the verses are appropriate on with us also. Since the verses have to do with starting an experience to discover the “desire island,” I assume it’s a track that really feels more unique to our participants that chased their desires as well as made their launching [in Kep1er].
Can you share any kind of behind the curtain tales from shooting the video?
Dayeon: I fired a scene where I appeared like I was flying with room that was shot while I was connected to a cord. Perhaps due to the fact that I appreciate flights, it was enjoyable as well as had not been frightening!
Huening Bahiyyih: While we were waiting on shooting, all of us stood in a circle as well as played this video game where everybody was extremely severe as well as strove not to shed– the loser obtained tossed right into the swimming pool on collection. It was enjoyable! That was most unforgettable to me.
There are positive as well as energised tracks like “Up!” as well as “Interest” on the cd, yet likewise cool tunes like “LE VOYA9E” as well as “Excellent Evening” that really feel best for summer season evenings. Does this duality get in touch with the “dual” style?
Yujin: The majority of people consider a bright mid-day when they consider summer season, yet we intended to develop a cd that likewise complements the setting of a summer season evening signified by the exotic evening– like just how we have actually revealed joy in blasts of 2 various shades. Since the cd includes tunes that match both mid-day as well as evening, I assume you can pay attention to them as well as match various state of minds throughout the summer season.
Taking a look at your time completing on Queendom 2, existed any kind of unique friendships you produced with the various other musicians?
Yujin: I have actually recognized WJSN’s Bona unnie for a long period of time! After as long, we rejoined at Queendom 2; we had a discussion, as well as she informed me that she is enjoying Kep1er’s job which we are doing truly well! I contacted her to assemble when we’re cost-free. I was so pleased to see her television [acting] job also!
Chaehyun: To Start With, our Sunlight as well as Moon unnies— LOONA’s Haseul, Kim Lip, Jinsoul as well as Chuu– as well as Yeonjung [of WJSN] unnie! Most of us obtained close with the singing device efficiency as well as interact to now.
Did you discover any kind of resemblances in Queendom as your time on Women World 999?
Youngeun: While the setting as well as the groups we became part of were various, when we completed our efficiency phase with a united mind as well as enthusiastic will, I assume the resulting harmony was extremely comparable to that of Women World 999
Mashiro: I really felt the drive to do well as well as the competition while getting ready for the phase; I might remember the days when we planned for the Women World 999 efficiencies as well as really felt that both were comparable.
Considering that this cd commemorates summer season, can you share several of your preferred memories from the summer season?
Yeseo: Summertime advises me of my birthday celebration [August 22]! I keep in mind constantly enjoying at the theme park all day with my household on my birthday celebrations.
Xiaoting: When I consider summer season, I keep in mind enjoying enjoying television while consuming cold watermelon in a cool area when I was little. Now the Desire Show is one of the most unforgettable of all.
Hikaru: When I was a youngster, I went camping every summer season with my pals as well as household, so when it concerns summer season, I wish to go outdoor camping.
Just how have you discovered your participants expand from the initial cd to this 2nd cd with each other?
Dayeon: There aren’t several chances to see the efficiencies of musicians elderly to us up so close therefore regularly. I assume we had the ability to discover as well as expand a great deal while enjoying them on phase many thanks to Queendom
Mashiro: Investing a lot time along with our participants as well as discussing future objectives as well as cds, I obtain even more encouraged that striving becomes my only alternative.
Kep1er will certainly quickly visit the united state as component of KCON in August! What are your expect this journey?
Youngeun: I listened to that the KCON LA is the greatest phase we’ll have done on until now, so I eagerly anticipate conference a lot of of our followers. I wish to complete the phase with our followers with this pleased spirit.
Yeseo: We are so pleased to fulfill not just our Kep1ians in South Korea yet likewise our Kep1ians overseas at the KCON LA! We make sure there will certainly be a great deal of power to get from the plenty of followers we will certainly fulfill at KCON! We are so eagerly anticipating it!
Exists anything else you would certainly like your global followers to understand currently?
Yujin: To the followers that constantly enjoy as well as sustain us as well as offer us an excellent resource of inspiration: Our only desire is to settle our followers with excellent imaginative development. I wish we have the chance to fulfill our followers overseas regularly!
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