Allow us to face it – we’re weeks away from probably the most anticipated releases of the month, if not the yr. After all we discuss Jimin’s upcoming solo album FACE. Since we noticed the announcement on Weverse on February twenty first, we have been counting down the times till launch day.
However if you happen to’re something like us and might’t wait till March 24, Jimin has us coated. ARMY can anticipate a pre-release of the track ‘Set Me Free Pt2’ which can be launched on March seventeenth. And it does not cease there! We additionally bought a brief video introducing behind the scenes footage of the filming strategy of FACE. Park Jimin is simply the present that retains on giving! Inside this clip we will hear a mixture of ethereal melodies paired with cozy tunes and a few undertones of jazz influences. What we understood in black and white was how uncooked and unfiltered this new album can be.
In order that bought us pondering…what can we hope to see and listen to from Jimin’s solo debut?
Earlier than we delve into what’s to come back, we will not neglect Jimin’s earlier masterpiece. As devoted members of the ARMY, we at The Honey POP! has been making ready the discharge of Jimin’s solo album FACE by listening to his earlier initiatives. Jimin’s first non-album track “Promise” was launched in 2018 on the official BTS Soundcloud account. The track composed by Jimin himself, introduces his unbiased inventive model. The worldwide success of ‘Promise’ didn’t fail both. The track rapidly grew to become the primary track to have over 300 million streams on the platform. That is just the start of Jimin’s solo success.
His newest work is a function on Taeyang of Large Bang’s track “VIBE”. Jimin’s easy tone seems as singer and composer on the monitor’s credit, introducing beautiful harmonies to the groovy pop duet.
Jimin additionally has a number of solo songs scattered amongst them BTS discography. From ‘Serendipity’ with on Love your self album collection to ‘Lie’, which you could find on ‘Wings’, these are fan favourites. His earlier solo songs embedded in earlier BTS albums introduce us to the nuances of Jimin’s voice, particularly ‘Serendipity’. As well as, we hear the spectacular vary Jimin has to supply as a singer in his track ‘Lie’.
Based mostly on earlier initiatives and clues within the launch information, we’ve an concept of 4 issues we hope for from Jimin’s upcoming album FACE.
The album FACE will introduce six tracks; the opener ‘Face-Off’ is adopted by ‘Interlude:dive’, ‘Like Loopy’, ‘Alone’, ‘Set Me Free Pt2’ and at last an English model of ‘Like Loopy.’ The monitor checklist means that we’re about to expertise a journey just like what Jimin tells about along with his music. The album is described as a narrative the place Jimin fronts his true self and we’re able to see his leap to additional success as an artist. From the writing present on the album cowl, we perceive that Jimin will discover his resolution to unconscious emotions.
From these accounts we anticipate to listen to an unfiltered reality about actuality by the lyrics. Possibly we’ll expertise much less pop-flavored sugar coating and extra mild discoveries. We hope to see hopeful lyrics but additionally an perception into real feelings artists, who’re above all human, expertise. We consider that the lyrics of the upcoming songs will comprise stand-alone quotes that resonate with all of us and might function future captions for our Instagram posts.
STYLE OF MUSIC
Whereas FACE haven’t any official collaborations, the manufacturing and songwriting line-up is extremely sturdy. We acknowledge names from producers like Pody, GHSTLOOP, BLVSH, Chris James, Evan and Supreme Boi. If we glance nearer, we even see the band mate RM who seems as a co-writer on three tracks. So what can we anticipate to listen to? To be sincere, anthem after anthem, however flip the stereotype of what we think about an anthem ought to sound like. We all know that Jimin has a fragile and light-weight tone in his voice. We would love to listen to timeless devices like violins and delicate melodies on a piano so as to add to the subtle sound that Jimin is nice at creating. Timeless music is precisely what we anticipate! We would additionally like to listen to some traditional pop songs, maybe with some sped-up rapping from Jimin to gas our carpool karaoke moments.
Once we consider Park Jimin, other than his spectacular singing potential, we even have to appreciate how he is likely one of the most trendy faces of dance. BTS are recognized for his or her eye-catching choreography the place Jimin usually performs the middle. We hope that the album FACE offers us extra of those moments however with a larger concentrate on Jimin’s individuality. We would like to see softer kinds of latest dance for songs like “Alone” or “Set Me Free Pt2.” However we additionally wish to see sturdy strikes with catchy killer components that we will attempt to recreate at dwelling for songs like ‘Face Off’ or ‘Drive Me Loopy’.
One factor concerning the Ok-Pop business is its distinctive expertise for pairing breathtaking visuals to enhance the music. The visible cues to this point lend themselves to a way of sophistication, which is precisely how we see this new period for Jimin. We all know that FACE will carry us prime class singing, prime class lyrics, prime class choreography and a prime class story. The metallic tones launched for the album cowl spotlight this path.
In terms of music movies, we hope to see a extra susceptible aspect of Jimin. Whether or not meaning a stripped-down video or one thing performing on his behalf, we hope to see his story unfold earlier than our eyes and in our ears. Taking a look at his earlier initiatives, we will see a mixture of surreal and delicate pictures. We all know Jimin has potential for various artwork kinds and would like to see some completely different music movies over the completely different tracks.