Over a decade since she began her profession as a member of Girls’ Generation, South Korean singer Kwon Yuri launched her first solo album on Thursday (Oct. four).
The new set, The First Scene, explores the pop star’s sound as a soloist and is fronted by the only “Into You.” A rhythmic dance observe with a fascinating melody, “Into You” begins off with a robust opening verse from Yuri (Kwon Yu-ri) as she reintroduces herself as a singer in her personal proper outdoors of her group work. Throughout the music she performs up her ethereal tone, vacillating between piano-backed croons and dramatic belts over whirring synths as she pulls again and lets free, letting her vocals mix with pulsating, rumbling beats, and one-off quirks, just like the popping sound of a champagne bottle being opened, to create a soundscape of a dreamy evening out.
“Into You” serves because the intro observe for The First Scene, which options 5 different songs by which the singer highlights each her attractive confidence, akin to on the groovy dance tune “Illusion” and the creeping retro-pop observe “Illusion,” and her delicate facet, like on the tender pop “Butterfly” and ballad “Chapter 2.” It closes with the promise of extra by the evocative “Ending Credit (To be continued).”
At a showcase in Seoul upon its launch, the Ok-pop star defined that she wished to exude “sexiness, femininity, and sweetness” for the album. “Into You” was fittingly launched by a sleekly-shot, dance-focused video that places the concentrate on Yuri as she performs, with alluring gazes and sensual choreography fascinating the digicam's consideration.
Though her first official album, Yuri launched the solo observe "Always Find You" with Raiden in January and partook within the Girls' Generation subunit Oh!GG's "Lil' Touch" final month. She is one in all a number of Girls' Generation members to pursue a solo profession whereas a member of the group, and can also be an actress in South Korea. She will seem within the upcoming tv present Dae Jang Geum Is Watching, set to premiere on Oct. 11.
Watch the music video for Yuri’s “Into You” right here: