The latest pre-release song by Korean Singer IU quickly rose to the top of the big real-time charts in Korea!
At 6 p.m., the Korean Singer IU published her latest track “Celebrity” KST on the 27th of January. Until 9 p.m. The song reached No. 1 on the Bugs, Genie, and FLO real-time charts, KST, and took the top spot on Melon’s 24Hits list. This is according to a report on Naver.com.
A pre-release track for her forthcoming fifth full-length album is “Celebrity”. The song is composed by Ryan S. Jhun, Jeppe London Bilsby, Lauritz Emil Christiansen, IU, Chloe Latimer, and Celine Svanback, with traces of tropical house in the electronic pop genre. The Korean Singer IU herself authored the lyrics.
IU is a notable solo artist in an industry known for its boy bands and girl groups. Blessed with an angelic voice, listening to her soulful hit “Through the Night” perfectly reveals her talents and electric charisma, she has become one of the most famous celebrities in South Korea. Her persona has grown from the pop princess next door to a multi-faceted and creative artist in the spotlight for over a decade.
At the Golden Disc Awards, one of Korea’s most prestigious music awards, introduced in 1986, Korean Singer IU became the first female soloist to receive two grand prizes. “I am truly honored to receive two prizes in three years. Thank you for showing your ongoing support for Blueming for more than a year,” IU said as she accepted the award at KINTEX in Goyang, Gyeonggi Province. “I would also like to express my appreciation to the song’s composers, all the other musicians and industry insiders who have contributed to making music amid this tough time.”
According to K-pop Fandom, IU debuted on Mnet M! Countdown on September 18, 2008, with her debut single “Lost Child”. It was later released as the title track for her debut mini-album Lost and Found on September 24, 2008. However, she did not gain mainstream popularity until her follow-up and debut studio album Growing Up.