PUSHING FOR A NEW ALBUM: Blackpink followers will not be tickled pink over what the Korean lady group’s company is doing – or not doing, to be exact.
They’re now mounting a marketing campaign to get YG Leisure to hurry up the discharge of a brand new album from the quartet.
The group – (above from left) Lisa, Jennie, Jisoo and Rose – have had an awesome 2019, with an invite to carry out on the Coachella pageant in California in April as one in every of their breakthroughs.
However whereas Blackpink have gone on excursions to get nearer to their followers, the latter nonetheless can’t pay money for a brand new album. The final album, known as Kill This Love, got here out in April.
Followers have since had quite a lot of time to kill, ready for a follow-up and are perplexed over why YG shouldn’t be tapping the band’s immense recognition – and publicity exterior the music area – to feed the frenzy.
Lisa lately topped TCCAsia’s Most Stunning Faces in Asia 2019 listing whereas Jennie took the No. three spot.
Upset with the shortage of urgency from YG, followers have since coughed up cash to rent a truck.
On Monday, the car was seen in a Seoul district the place YG’s constructing is situated. The car carried messages calling on the corporate to do extra to advertise the group. Calls for embody permitting the 4 members to do solo initiatives and take part in selection exhibits, reported jasminemedia portal.
Blackpink had been within the operating for prizes on the current Mnet Asian Music Awards in Nagoya, Japan. They didn’t carry out on the occasion, however Twice, one other fashionable Korean lady group, did.
Blackpink followers have additionally invested in a billboard, positioned exterior YG’s headquarters, to additional ship the message that listeners are jaded simply listening to a small variety of Blackpink songs. The billboard performs the group’s hits repeatedly.
“Forcing them to observe the identical music movies again and again similar to they (YG) do to us,” one fan posted on-line.
Blackpink have launched solely 13 unique songs to this point since they debuted in 2016.
YG has since responded that the quartet at the moment are on a Japanese tour and recording new songs for an album that’s slated to be out early subsequent yr.