2NE1 Takes First on Album and Artist Chart for 6 Weeks
2NE1 has ranked number one on MelOn’s ‘Album Top 20’ and ‘Artist Top 20’ charts for six weeks straight.
2NE1’s second full-length album, which was released on February 26, first ranked number one on ‘Album Top 20’ chart for the week of March 2 and continued to keep its spot for six weeks, until the week of April 6. It also took the top spot on ‘Artist Top 20’ chart during the same time period.
2NE1’s second full length album also ranked number 61 on Billboard’s album chart ‘Billboard 200,’ setting the highest record for a Korean album on the chart.
After successfully promoting Come Back Home, 2NE1 is carrying out promotions with Gotta Be You.
Meanwhile, 2NE1 is launching a world tour concert in Shanghai on April 11.
2NE1, 2PM, Yoon Jong Shin and More Spotted Filming ′Running Man′
It looks like SBS′ Running Man will have a battle between YG, JYP and Mystic89.
On April 7, 2NE1, 2PM′s Junho, JUN. K, Nichkhun, Chansung, and Wooyoung, Yoon Jong Shin, Jo Jung Chi and Muzie were spotted filming Running Man in Sangam-dong.
The stars were split up into teams according to their respective agencies, YG Entertainment, JYP Entertainment, and Mystic89, as they joined the original cast in completing missions.
The cast and guests were seen walking dogs and running around in scuba diving flippers, attracting large crowds of people to the filming site.
It is uncertain when the episode will air.
Entire Track in 2NE1′s “Crush” Ranks on Mnet Monthly Charts
A post titled “2NE1 ate Mnet’s March monthly charts” was seen on an online community website with a screen capture of Mnet’s homepage.
According to the March Mnet monthly charts, 2NE1‘s title song “Come Back Home” was ranked #1. Other title song “GOTTA BE YOU” placed 4th while CL‘s “If I Were You” landed on 8th place.
Other album tracks entered charts: “Crush” (#14), “MTBD” (#20), “Good to You” (#23), “Scream” (#24), “Happy” (#33), “Baby I Miss You” (#39). The entire tracks of 2NE1‘s second album was placed on the TOP 100 of Mnet’s monthly charts, with 3 songs in the TOP 10.
Meanwhile, 2NE1 stages “GOTTA BE YOU” on this week’s “Inkigayo” and continues with their album promotions.
2NE1 DISCLOSES PERFORMANCE OF “GOTTA BE YOU” IN “INKIGAYO” ON THE 6… ACCELERATING TV PERFORMANCE FOR THEIR 2ND FULL-LENGTH ALBUM
OSEN=김사라 기자] Girl group 2NE1 continues to appear on TV for their second full-length album, with performance of “GOTTA BE YOU”.
2NE1 is to continue their TV appearance with songs in their second full-length album, by disclosing the performance of “GOTTA BE YOU” on SBS “INKIGAYO” on the 6 this month.
Plus, they will disclose the music video of “GOTTA BE YOU” next week. 2NE1 caught eyes when they disclosed the music video of “COME BACK HOME”, for its mystical concept of virtual reality. Now, music fans are expressing high expectations for what kind of new appeal 2NE1 will show in the music video of “GOTTA BE YOU”.
“GOTTA BE YOU” is a cross-over music in which a unique synth sound in the introduction, rhythmical rapping, and a strong and exciting beat in the latter part are mixed together. The main part’s melody where MINZY and BOM powerfully cry “gotta be you” leaves a very strong impression.
2NE1 disclosed the stage and choreography video of “GOTTA BE YOU” in March and created sensation at that time. After coming back with their second full-length album, 2NE1 has been catching fans’ eyes and ears with their charismatic and powerful performance of “COME BACK HOME”. Now, 2NE1 is to show a bubbly and cheerful appeal with the performance of “GOTTA BE YOU”.
Meanwhile, 2NE1 is continuing performance of “GOTTA BE YOU” in Korea, while meeting Chinese fans on the 11 this month at Shanghai concert of 2NE1 world tour “ALL OR NOTHING”.
Haru Listens to 2NE1’s Songs with Full Concentration on ‘Superman is Back’
Tablo’s daughter Haru was seemly ‘possessed’ by Yang Hyun Suk momentarily.
April 6’s broadcast of KBS2’s Superman is Back will continue to show the families in Jeju island for the twins’ first birthday.
With Kang Hye Jung joining Tablo and Haru in Jeju island on the second day, the family spent the day together. Being the family of artists, they continued to engage in conversations about music in a moving car. Then Tablo handed his cellphone to Haru with 2NE1’s new music on.
Holding the phone by her ear, Haru started listening to the music with full concentration without moving, reminding her parents of YG’s Yang Hyun Suk.
Upon seeing Haru listening without any slight movement, Tablo and Kang Hye Jung said, “Haru, you’re just like CEO Yang Hyun Suk. Tell Teddy to come over~”
2NE1 to Carry on Promotional Activities with ‘Gotta Be You’
2NE1 will continue to promote its second full length album with Gotta Be You.
According to YG Entertainment on April 4, 2NE1 will begin promotions with Gotta Be You starting with SBS’s Inkigayo on April 6.
The music video for Gotta Be You will also be released next week, gathering the fans’ attention.
Gotta Be You is a cross-over song with a mix of rhythmical rapping, synthesizer sound and fast and powerful beat towards the later half.
Meanwhile, 2NE1 will continue to promote in Korea with Gotta Be You and meet with the fans in China by holding a world tour concert All Or Nothing in Shanghai on April 11.
2NE1, going to reveal ‘GOTTA BE YOU’ in ‘Popular Music’ on April 6th..Put more focus on activities for 2nd album
[OSEN=Kim Sara] A girl group 2NE1 is going to continue the activities for regular 2nd album with ‘GOTTA BE YOU’.
2NE1 is going to reveal ‘GOTTA BE YOU’ in SBS ‘Popular Music’ on April 6th and is expecting to continue the comeback activities of this regular 2nd album.
Also in next week, they are going to reveal the music video of ‘GOTTA BE YOU’. 2NE1 got the attention with mysterious virtual space concept when they revealed the music video of ‘COME BACK HOME’ and the anticipation goes to what kind of charms they will show in ‘GOTTA BE YOU’ music video.
‘GOTTA BE YOU’ is a crossover song that mixed the unique synth sound and the rhythmical rapping from the intro and a powerful and exciting beat from the chorus. It is a song in which Minzy and Bom’s main part melody powerfully shouting ‘GOTTA BE YOU’ approaches in a very memorable way.
2NE1 previously revealed the performance and the dance video of ‘GOTTA BE YOU’ in March and has a case of getting hot reactions. 2NE1 has been catching the attention of the fans with charismatic and powerful performance with ‘COME BACK HOME’ after making a comeback with regular 2nd album and is expecting to show lively and joyful charms through ‘GOTTA BE YOU’.
Meanwhile, 2NE1 is continuing active activities in Korea with ‘GOTTA BE YOU’ and will meet the local fans through 2NE1 world tour ‘ALL OR NOTHING’ that is going to be held in Shanghai, China on April 11th.
Source: Naver Star Cast
2NE1’s CL Says Minzy Gets Loud When She Is Drunk
2NE1’s CL revealed that Minzy is the heaviest drinker in the group.
During April 3’s broadcast of MBC FM4U’s Hope Song, DJ Kim Shin Young asked, “Is Sandara Park jealous of Minzy’s young age?”
Sandara coolly answered, “No because I’m 21 years old at heart.”
Then Kim Shin Young asked, “Who is the heaviest drinker in the group?” and CL revealed, “Maknae Minzy, since she has the stamina.”
When Kim Shin Young asked, “Have you seen how she acts when she’s drunk?” CL said, “Nothing special. But her voice gets loud” and Sandara added, “Recently she offered us all drinks at the concert after party.”
Minzy then claimed, “I only drink when CEO Yang Hyun Suk offers.”
Meanwhile, 2NE1 recently released the second full length album Crush and ranked number one on MelOn’s Album Top 20 and Artist Top 20 chart for five weeks straight.
2NE1 will be heading to Shanghai on April 11 for the World Tour concert.
2NE1’s Sandara Park Sends a Love Call to ‘Grandpas Over Flowers’
2NE1’s Sandara Park expressed her desire to appear on tvN’s variety show Grandpas Over Flowers.
On April 3, 2NE1 guested on MBC FM4U’s Hope Song.
Park Bom, who will be on SBS’s new variety show Roommates, said, “I recently joined SBS’s new variety program. The filming hasn’t finished yet, but it’s really fun. I’ve been enjoying it even though I can’t sleep much.”
When DJ Kim Shin Young asked Sandara Park, “Don’t you want a vacation?” she answered, “I would like to try something where I can both work and travel. I think I’d be a good bag carrier if I appeared on Grandpas Over Flowers. I can do all the work, like a manager.”
Then Kim Shin Young brought out laughter by saying, “To the staff of Grandpas Over Flowers, please do her a favor.”
2NE1, chosen as 11 Girl Groups From Around The World To Love Right Now in America’s ‘Buzzfeed’
[OSEN=Kwon Ji Young] Buzzfeed, a famous online website in America, chose 2NE1 as ‘11 Girl Groups From Around The World To Love Right Now’.
‘Buzzfeed’, world’s 1st place community news service media based on the number of visitors, chose 11 Girl Groups From Around The World To Love Right Now on March 31st and picked Little Mix from England and 2NE1 as the team that are most well-known and getting most amount of love.
‘Buzzfeed’ said that they recommend 2NE1’s music to people who prefer the crossover music in which EDM, rap and R&B and so on are mixed in a trendy way and added “2NE1 showed a good record with the new album during the first week of K-POP in America” and got the attention. This refers to 2NE1 becoming 61st place for the first time as a Korean artist in ‘Billboard 200’, the Billboard album chart, and means that they set a new KPOP record.
They also gave positive comments saying “2NE1 are outstanding dancers and not only they have amazing music video, but also the individuality of each member is all distinct” and recommended ‘COME BACK HOME’, the title song of this regular 2nd album ‘CRUSH’, ‘I Am The Best’ and ‘Lonely’ and so on.
2NE1 recently recorded 1st place 5 weeks in a row on ‘Album TOP20’ chart in Melon, the biggest music website in Korea, and showed off the power by also winning 1st place for 5 weeks in a row on ‘Artist TOP20’ chart and proved hot popularity. Also, they have a case of being acknowledged of their global possibility when this regular 2nd album got attention from outstanding foreign presses such as Billboard, FUSE TV and so on.
Meanwhile, 2NE1 is continuing active activities in Korea and is going to meet the local fans through 2NE1 world tour that will be held at Shanghai, China, on April 11th.
Source: Naver Star Cast