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All the iconic scenes, looks, outfits, and meaningful messages of BLACKPINK in “Pink Venom”

BLACKPINK released the MV for their pre-release single on August 19th, and the MV has a lot to be impressed about. 

After 2 years of no group activities, BLACKPINK finally released their new MV and song “Pink Venom”, impressing everyone in the process. 

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BLACKPINK dropped “Pink Venom” on August 19th. 

Similar to the predictions of fans, Jisoo is the one playing the traditional Korean instrument in the teaser. Dressed up a like a regal princess, Jisoo easily steals the audience’s hearts 

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Jisoo looks like a mysterious princess as she plays a traditional music instruments 

Meanwhile, Jennie’s red lace outfit did not disappoint, and her hair, braided in a traditional Korean style, also received heaps of praise. 

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Jennie exudes a fatal charm in red lace and braids 

For her iconic rap part, Jennie is dressed in a Manchester United shirt, which was designed to commemorate the 15th year anniversary of Adidas Teamgeist. The female idol immediately goes viral with both soccer and Kpop fans. 

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Jennie in the now sold out Manchester United shirt 

In addition, fans also draw connections between “Pink Venom” and previous BLACKPINK Mvs. For example, Jisoo stood in front of a sun backdrop in “Kill This Love”, and a corresponding moon backdrop in “Pink Venom”. 

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Jisoo with the moon and sun in 2 MVs of BLACKPINK 

The scene where Lisa ate a black apple was said to have taken inspiration from the fairy tale “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs”. Meanwhile, Rosé can be seen holding a black heart and black paint, which adds to the lore and connects to her previous appearances in “Lovesick Girls” and “Gone”.  In addition, her “crystal tears” makeup look also draws a lot of attention. 

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Lisa ate a black apple 
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Rosé held a black heart 
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Rosé’s scene with black paint alludes to the “Lovesick Girls” and “Gone” MVs

Netizens also discover that Lisa’s rap part is an interpolation of Rihanna’s song “Pon de Replay”. The lyrics were also changed from “it goes one by one even two by two” to “one by one then two by two”.

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Lisa’s rap part is an interpolation of Rihanna’s song “Pon de Replay”

According to YG Entertainment, this comeback of BLACKPINK is the most expensive the company has ever one. Back on August 17th, they also changed billboards from all around the world into “Pink Venom” posters.

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BLACKPINK is taking the world by storm 
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Attention is being focused on every activity of this famous girl group 
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Fans can a huge billboard of “Pink Venom” in Seoul
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Even the Seoul Tower was lit up in pink 
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