Country: South Korea
Record Sales: 66.5 million
Cl, Minzy, Dara, and Park Bom, together form 2NE1. With two immensely successful studio albums “To Anyone” and “Crush”, the band has over 27 million digital downloads already. Their 2012 concert at Prudential Center, New Jersey has been named the year’s best concert by New York Times.
A team who has the record of the highest-ever ranking (61st) on Billboard 200, American Billboard’s main albums chart, for any Korean singer, whether it is team or solo, man or woman.
2NE1 is set to have their 2nd stage of ”FIRE” on the 24th May on SBS Inkigayo.
For their activities, YG Entertainment has announced that they will control the group’s performances. As a newcomer, they will only perform once a week.
2NE1 is said to be one of the most anticipated newcomer group of the year. Even before their debut, they had taken the spotlight along with label mates Big Bang for their collaborative CM song ”Lollipop.”
2NE1 expresses their gratefulness for being nicknamed the ”Female Big Bang” and receiving so much interest and love, even before their debut.
The four girls sat down for an interview with ”Newsen” on the 20th May and they talked about the label the public gave them.
2NE1 commented, “The core to this all is the public that took interest in us and gave us our nickname. We’re actually very thankful and grateful to be compared to our seniors and labelmates Big Bang.”
YG Entertainment has just revealed that they will focus on the ”performance” of 2NE1, the newcomer group whom everyone has been talking about.
Famous American blogger Perez Hilton first introduced the street version MV to the debut song of group 2NE1 ‘Fire’ previously. He also posted a video fo the MV for CM song ‘Lollipop’ last month.
And on the 17th, Hilton introduced the girls’ debut stage on his blog. He posted a video of the their debut performance SBS Inkigayo on 17th May. Seems like there has been loads of interests roused by the debut of these girls.
2NE1 will move on with their 2nd performance on SBS Inkigayo on 24th May.
While music videos always feature a particular concept and theme, its not very often that they create and show off a whole world. These are usually big budget videos that escape the “music video box” and a normal modern day setting.
YG’s new female group 2NE1 finally has their debut stage on SBS Inkigayo which left many amazed and impressed with their amazing performance.
YG’s upcoming 4-member female group 2NE1 will have their debut stage on SBS Inkigayo on 17th May with their debut song ‘Fire’.
For this debut stage, the 2NE1 members have put in much time and practice intro preparing it, and is highly anticipated by fans.
It has been known that their debut stage will be 6 minutes long with an ”intro” video for their performance. The video was filmed in SBS Centre on the 15th May.
For the filming of the ‘Intro’ video, not only were there 3 new sets made but also an equipment called the body mount cameras was used which has never been used before for broadcasting programs.
YG Entertainment also said, “There is high expectation and anticipation for this group2NE1. Even though such anticipation can be pressurizing, we have carefully prepared the music, stage and costumes to their performance.”