BLACK ROSE | BLACKPINK announce album 2, Born Pink
BLACKPINK will release their second studio album, “Born Pink,” in September.
The South Korean girl group – consisting of Jennie, Lisa, Jisoo and Rosé – have been teasing their comeback for a long time, and after dropping the track “Ready For Love” during “The Virtual” in-game concert on “PUBG MOBILE” on Last month, they confirmed details of their follow-up to 2020’s “The Album.”
The title track is set to arrive in August, while the quartet will launch into a world in October.
A trailer, including a brief snippet of the song, was shared on their YouTube channel.
In a statement, YG Entertainment said of the LP, “The name of this comeback project is ‘Born Pink,’ which implies BLACKPINK’s identity, which is never ordinary and will exude a fatal aura.”
It had been teased that the ‘Sour Candy’ hitmakers would release new material in August, as they were in the ‘final stages of recording a new album’ and intended to take part in the ‘biggest tour ever’. world of a K-pop girl’s story”. band.”
YG said, “A lot of music à la BLACKPINK has been prepared over a long period of time. In addition to new music and large-scale projects, BLACKPINK will also take part in the biggest world tour in the history of a K-pop girl group by the end of the year to expand their relationship with the fans around the world.
The label added that their second album would begin “an ongoing large-scale project which will continue throughout the second half of the year”.
Ryan Tedder – who has co-written and produced hits for Sir Paul McCartney, Adele, Beyoncé and Ed Sheeran – previously teased that he worked with BLACKPINK on a handful of tracks, but if any of them have actually the final cut is not known at this time.
He said, “I can’t tell you what comes out. I think one or two of my songs made the album.
“From what I’ve been told and what I’ve done with them, I can only say that it’s very true to their sound.”
Away from BLACKPINK, Rosé and Lisa have released solo material, while Jennie has joined the cast of The Weeknd’s upcoming HBO series, “The Idol.”