TWICE’s Nayeon released behind-the-scenes cuts of the MV for her solo debut song “POP!”.
Nayeon debuted as a solo artist after releasing her first mini-album “IM NAYEON” and the title song “POP!” at 1 p.m on June 24th.
Apart from being the first solo album in TWICE’s discography, “IM NAYEON” has two meanings, which are her real name and “I’m myself”. The album allows fans to feel various emotions with b-side tracks written by Nayeon herself and songs featuring other artists, which appear for the first time in an album of TWICE.
The MV of the new song “POP!” satisfied the viewers with the cool background, refreshing visual effects and Nayeon’s shining visual that suits the summer vibe. In the released music video, Nayeon shows off her juicy beauty through her unique bright smile and reveals her pop star side through her charismatic eyes and confident poses. In addition, Nayeon successfully pulled off different styles, including checkered outfits, princess dresses, wide-brimmed hat, etc., and filled the MV with “Nayeon’s color”. “POP!” music video, which announced the birth of the “summer queen of 2022” Nayeon, surpassed 20 million views on Youtube on June 25th, a day after its release. As of 1 p.m on June 27th, the MV exceeded 28.25 million views.
Nayeon’s solo debut song “POP!” is full of bright and happy energy. It was co-written by famous songwriters, such as KENZIE, LDN Noise and Lee Seu Ran. “POP!” features an addictive melody and contains a fascinating message that she’s going to explode one’s heart like a bubble.
Nayeon’s first mini-album “IM NAYEON” is achieving good results on various Korean and global music charts. As of 6 p.m on June 25th, it topped the iTunes Album Chart in 14 regions, such as Brazil, Spain, etc., and Apple Music Album Chart in 11 regions, such as Japan, Singapore, etc. On the same day, the album also ranked No.1 on both Hanteo’s Physical Album Daily Chart and Gaon’s Retail Album Daily Chart.
On June 25th, Nayeon also appeared on the popular U.S music program “MTV Fresh Out Live” to perform her new song “POP!”. At 11 p.m on the same day, Mnet’s digital studio M2’s “STUDIO CHOOM” channel released the performance video titled “[BE ORIGINAL] NAYEON(나연) ‘POP!’”. In response to Nayeon, who presented powerful performances and showed off a variety of charms through each stage, the viewers gave favorable reviews, such as “A performance that makes you think of fresh fruits”, “The performance is so exciting that I just want to dance along”, “She dances beautifully like a butterfly”, etc.
In the live broadcast to celebrate her first solo album release, Nayeon said, “I worked on this album, I hope you will enjoy it as much as you want. Please look forward to my future activities”, expressing her excitement. Attention is focused on solo artist Nayeon, who will fly even higher with her unique charms revealed in her first mini-album “IM NAYEON”.