Park Ji Hoon has made a comeback together with his first full album!
On November 4, Park Ji Hoon held a showcase to commemorate the discharge of his full album “MESSAGE.”
He revealed, “I’m nervous about releasing my first full-length album but additionally completely satisfied and excited. I absolutely reworked my fashion into one thing extra hip. It wasn’t simple to movie for my drama and put together for my full album on the identical time, however I labored laborious.”
“MESSAGE” conveys the joy one feels once they first start to like somebody. The title monitor “GOTCHA” is a tune with a refreshing Latin rhythm in addition to an 808 bass and lure rhythm. The tune slowly builds up with a dreamlike environment and shows Park Ji Hoon’s appeal via his assured rap.
Commenting on the title monitor, Park Ji Hoon stated, “With the tune being what it’s, I figured that I must change myself. Compared to my earlier songs, which had been extra pure and youthful, I attempted to be extra hip this time. I attempted to create a extra intense feeling by making my voice sharper.”
He then delved into extra element concerning the music video. “The general story conveys that I’m assured that I can steal the opposite individual’s coronary heart,” he defined. “I wished to incorporate a wide range of fascinating factors, akin to taking part in two totally different roles. I actually wished to attempt performing because the unhealthy man.”
Continuing, he added, “The music video has the vibe of a noir movie. Since I’m performing in ‘Love Revolution,’ which is a cute drama, I wished to make a change. I switched up my coiffure and in addition watched a number of noir movies to follow.”
“MESSAGE” accommodates a complete of 10 tracks, together with “Hit it Off,” which was produced by and options Penomeco; “50-50,” which options EB; “DRESS CODE,” additionally produced by Penomeco; and “Scenario” that includes Sweden Laundry.
Park Ji Hoon expressed his gratitude to Penomeco, saying, “It was an honor to have Penomeco characteristic on one among my tracks. He got here to the recording studio to direct the monitor himself. Thanks to him, the monitor ‘Hit it Off’ grew to become that rather more gorgeous.” He additionally talked about Sweden Laundry and EB, confessing that he had nervous about his voice not suiting their voices properly as a consequence of his lack of potential. He then stated, “It’s as a result of they did so properly that I used to be in a position to work even tougher whereas making the songs.”
Park Ji Hoon additionally expressed his affection for his followers, referred to as May. “May are like household, they’re individuals I can’t dwell with out,” he revealed. “This is as a result of they at all times keep by my aspect defending me. I considered May whereas singing ‘Mayday.’ I hope that my followers take heed to it whereas pondering of me.”
After ending up promotions with Wanna One, Park Ji Hoon established himself as a solo artist via his title tracks “L.O.V.E,” “360,” and “Wing.” Returning to his roots as an actor, Park Ji Hoon additionally broadened his horizons via his appearances in dramas akin to “Flower Crew: Joseon Marriage Agency” and “Love Revolution.”
Park Ji Hoon stated, “I get pleasure from each singing and performing. My actions as a singer find yourself serving to my performing. When I act, it additionally helps me perceive my songs extra and get extra immersed in them.” He then revealed the kind of feedback he needs to listen to, saying, “I would like individuals to say that I don’t look awkward whereas performing or whereas on stage and that I’m somebody who enjoys a wide range of actions. I wish to present everybody a large spectrum.”
He continued, “Loads of thought and dialog went into this album, starting from the recording course of. As it’s a full-length album, I labored laborious to indicate everybody a special picture and a extra mature aspect of myself.”
Park Ji Hoon concluded, “I received’t say that I wish to see good outcomes whereas selling my album since I believe that may make my followers really feel pressured. I simply wish to hear individuals say that I’m a multi-talented artist.”
Check out the music video for Park Ji Hoon’s “GOTCHA” right here!
Watch Park Ji Hoon in “Love Revolution” with English subtitles beneath:
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