South Korean singer Nayeon. She joined TWICE which is a part of JYP Entertainment, in 2015 after she won “Sixteen”. The EP, ‘I’m NAYEON and the title track “Pop!” was released in 2022.
The first single “Pop!” is the refreshing bubblegum-pop song that sings of an enthralling, powerful message that she’ll blow up the bubble of a person. The songwriting team of Lee Seuran Kenzie along with LDN Noise also contributed. Felix from Stray Kids and Wonstein collaborated on the EP. The Little Mix’s Jade Thirlwall, The Stereotypes and Destiny Rogers all contributed to the EP. Nayeon wrote ‘Love Counter as well as ‘All or Nothing’ during her the road together with TWICE on the US. It discusses her struggle to overcome her challenges in life.
Also, it was a commercial success! The pre-orders for ‘Im Nayeon’ exceeded 500,000, which is the most of an female soloist until 2022. The EP was a top seller on the South Korean Gaon Album Chart. The EP was ranked at seventh place in the US Billboard 200, making Nayeon the first South Korean soloist to do this and also the year’s top-selling female artist. In Japan it was atop charts such as the Digital Albums chart and the Hot Albums chart. Europe: Finland, Poland, and the UK. The EP received the Platinum certification for the sale of more than 250 000 units across South Korea.
Nayeon’s “Pop!” was a cheerful, vibrant concept. “Pop!” is an iconic K-Pop track from the 2nd and 3rd generation. The energetic, poppy beats are great. Nayeon’s seductive voice keeps listeners engaged. Nayeon’s pictures were stunning.