Today (9th), YG ENTERTAINMENT posted a video of “BOBBY_HiNd EP.2” through their official blog. In addition to the behind-the-scenes footage, an interview showing the candid feelings of BOBBY and human Kim Ji-won (BOBBY’s real name) was released with a special meaning.
BOBBY, appeared in the practice room and said, “BOBBY and Kim Ji-won are perfectly separated.” “Kim Ji-won is a quiet person who likes to watch movies alone.” After that, he finished practice, and expressed satisfaction, saying, “I’m glad that the performance is perfect.”
His passionate appearance at the music video shooting site was also revealed. BOBBY expressed his enthusiasm as an artist, saying, “I think it’s important to do the best I can do now. My goal is to continue studying, experimenting, and showing good results.”
Especially during the shooting, the members of iKON visited him to support his music video being shot were caught which attracted attention. They made a surprise visit and closely monitored him which created a warm atmosphere.
On the day of the release, he communicated with fans through NAVER’s live video distribution app “V LIVE” and said, “I felt that there are so many people who love me so much and support me. I’m a happy person that people love me, ” he said.
“I want to be a person who delivers positive energy,” and “I want to heal everyone through this album. I want you to listen to a lot of music and look forward to it.”
BOBBY’s 2nd full album “LUCKY MAN” won the 1st place on the iTunes worldwide album chart on the first day of its release on Jan 25th. By region, it’s ranked first in 12 countries including Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Mexico, Ireland and Turkey.
In addition, it has risen to the top of iTunes in the United States, Brazil, and Spain, and has been ranked number one on the two album charts of iTunes’ K-POP and POP categories in Japan, proving his unchanging popularity.