1st FULL ALBUM [THE ALBUM]
BLACKPINK's first full-length album 'THE ALBUM', which debuted in 2016 with 'SQUARE ONE' and has grown into a global artist, will be released on October 6th.
'Lovesick Girls', the title song of BLACKPINK's first full-length album 'THE ALBUM', leads the overall atmosphere of the song with a sophisticated melody on top of the country-style guitar sound. . It is a song with lyrics that asks the ultimate question about why humans are hurt and hurt by love but find another love. For the first time in a Black Pink song, members Jisoo and Jennie each participated in writing and composing the lyrics, further increasing the fans' expectations.
In addition to 'Lovesick Girls', from 'How You Like That' with the charismatic hip-hop sound that has proven its global reach, to 'Ice Cream' with a lively melody that pops up in collaboration with pop star Selena Gomez - BLACKPINK
's unique and attractive variety included sound. You will be able to check out BLACKPINK's infinite musical spectrum through 'THE ALBUM'.
BLACKPINK 1st FULL ALBUM [THE ALBUM] will be released in a total of 4 versions with different package box, hardcover photobook and postcard set images. / Available at offline music stores.
1. How You Like That
Lyricists: TEDDY, Danny Chung
Composers: TEDDY, R.Tee, 24
Arrangers: R.Tee, 24
'How You Like That' is a hip-hop song that showcases BLACKPINK's unique personality and charismatic sound. The dreamy and majestic orchestral sound overwhelms the atmosphere from the beginning, and Blackpink's intense conducting begins. The vocals that rise following the determined emotional changes and the explosive drop part of 'How You Like That' finally vomited up the mood of the song at once. The powerful beat that changes rapidly as the song progresses further emphasizes the message of BLACKPINK to keep moving forward and soar higher in any dark situation.
TEDDY and Danny Chung wrote the lyrics for 'How You Like That' with the best producers, and TEDDY, R.Tee, 24 participated in the composition.
2. Ice Cream (feat. Selena Gomez)
Lyrics: Bekuh BOOM, Victoria Monét, TEDDY
Composers: Tommy Brown, Mr. Franks, TEDDY, Bekuh BOOM, Victoria Monét, 24, Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande
Arranged by Tommy Brown, Mr. Franks, 24
'Ice Cream' is a dance-pop song with a light and refreshing sound that goes well with the hot summer, in collaboration between Black Pink and pop star Selena Gomez. It looks cold on the outside, but when you get to know it, the catchy lyrics compare the meaning of sweet to ice cream. Blackpink's main producer TEDDY and world-class producers Tommy Brown, Mr. 'Ice Cream', a collaboration between Franks and 24, is a fun song that harmonizes the colors and personalities of Selena Gomez and Blackpink well, attracting global music fans' expectations.
3. Pretty Savage
Lyricists: TEDDY, LØREN, Vince, Danny Chung
Composers: TEDDY, R.Tee, 24, Bekuh BOOM
Arrangers: TEDDY, 24, R.Tee
'Pretty Savage' is an impressive song with a simple but addictive rap part and explosive drop part on top of a minimalistic and sensual trap beat, and Black Pink's proprietary girl crush explodes as pretty as the title suggests.
4. Bet You Wanna (feat. Cardi B)
Lyrics: Tommy Brown, Steven Franks, Ryan Tedder, Melanie Joy Fontana, Becalis Almanzar, Torae Carr, Jonathan Descartes
Composers: Tommy Brown, Mr. Franks
Arranged by: Tommy Brown, Mr. Franks, TEDDY
'Bet You Wanna' is an up-tempo song featuring a cheerful yet energetic energy when famous American female rapper Cardi B and Black Pink meet. This is another song with the participation of producers Tommy Brown and Mr. Franks of the pre-release single 'Ice Cream'. Especially, the lyrics are all in English, so it is expected to draw a hot response from global fans.
5. Lovesick Girls
Lyrics: TEDDY, LØREN, Jisoo, Jennie, Danny Chung
Composers: TEDDY, 24, Jennie, Brian Lee, Leah Haywood, R.Tee, David Guetta
Arrangers: 24, R.Tee
'Lovesick Girls' is the title track of BLACKPINK's first full-length album 'THE ALBUM'.
Blackpink's powerful vocals are added to the retro sound that leads to the overall atmosphere of the song with a sophisticated melody on top of the country-style guitar sound, heightening the song. It is a song with lyrics that asks the ultimate question about why humans are hurt and hurt by love but find another love. For the first time in a Black Pink song, members Jisoo and Jennie each participated in writing and composing the lyrics, further increasing the fans' expectations.
6. Crazy Over You
Lyricists: TEDDY, Bekuh BOOM, Danny Chung
Composers: TEDDY, Bekuh BOOM, 24, R.Tee, FUTURE BOUNCE
Arrangers: 24, R.Tee, FUTURE BOUNCE
'Crazy Over You' is a song that accentuates the charm of Blackpink that does not know where to go by adding oriental sound elements to the retro hip-hop beat.
7. Love To Hate Me
Lyrics: Tushar Apte, Rob Grimaldi, Chloe George, Steph Jones, Danny Chung
Composers: Tushar Apte, Rob Grimaldi, 24
Arrangers: Tushar Apte, Rob Grimaldi, 24, Vince, TEDDY
'Love To Hate Me' is a dance-pop genre song that talks about the love-hate relationship and emotions of 'Love Hate', and the addictive hook part stands out.
8. You Never Know
Lyricists: LØREN, Bekuh BOOM
Composers: 24, Bekuh BOOM
'You Never Know' is a song that showcases BLACKPINK's singing ability, and the emotional lyrics and melody harmonize with the minimal arrangement to convey the message of the song more deeply.
● SIZE: 160*160*60
- Package Box + CD + Hardcover Photo Book (96p) + Postcard Set (4ea) + Credit Sheet (2p) + Lyrics (14p) + Random Photo Card (2 of 20) + Random Postcard (2 of 20) + Random Sticker (1 of 4) + Mount Photo Card (1ea)
- Credit sheets, lyrics books, mount photo cards and random photo cards, random postcards, and random stickers are included regardless of version.