What Is Love? (EP)

What Is Love? adalah extended play (EP) kelima oleh kumpulan gadis Korea Selatan, Twice . EP ini dikeluarkan pada 9 April 2018 oleh JYP Entertainment dan diedarkan oleh Iriver . Ini termasuk single utama dengan nama yang sama yang dihasilkan oleh Park Jin-young. Anggota Twice Jeongyeon, Chaeyoung, dan Jihyo turut mengambil bahagian dalam menulis lirik untuk dua lagu di EP.

What Is Love?
EP oleh Twice
Dikeluarkan pada9 April 2018 (2018-04-09)
Studio rakamanJYPE Studios
Genre
Masa16:29 (versi digital)
20:06 (versi fizikal)
Bahasa
  • Korea
Syarikat
PenerbitJ.Y. Park "The Asiansoul"
Kronologi Twice
Merry & Happy
(2017)
What Is Love?
(2017)
Summer Nights
(2018)
Single dari album What Is Love?
  1. "What Is Love?"
    Tarikh keluaran: 9 April 2018 (2018-04-09)

Penerbitan semula What Is Love?, berjudul Summer Nights, dikeluarkan pada 9 Julai 2018.

Latar belakang dan pelancaranSunting

 
Twice dalam showcase langsung untuk What Is Love? yang diadakan pada 9 April 2018

Pada 26 Februari 2018, JYP Entertainment mengesahkan bahawa Twice merancang untuk mengeluarkan album Korea baru pada bulan April.[1] Pada 25 Mac, agensi itu mengumumkan bahawa Twice akan mengeluarkan EP kelima mereka yang berjudul What Is Love? pada 9 April.[2] Teaser gambar kumpulan pertama dimuat naik dalam talian pada keesokan harinya.[3]

EP dikeluarkan sebagai muat turun digital di pelbagai laman muzik pada 9 April sementara album fizikal dikeluarkan pada hari berikutnya.[4][5] "Stuck", yang pada mulanya merupakan lagu "CD-sahaja" pada album fizikal, dilancarkan secara digital pada 30 April.[6]

Pertunjukan komersialSunting

Di Korea Selatan, album ini debut di nombor 2 di Chart Album Gaon sementara lagu judulnya berada di atas Chart Digital Gaon.[7] EP dan lagu judulnya masing-masing memasuki carta Billboard Album Dunia dan Lagu Digital Dunia masing-masing di nombor 3.[8] What Is Love? juga merupakan album pertama Twice yang masuk dalam carta Billboard Album Bebas yang berada di kedudukan 13.

Album ini dijual 335,235 salinan pada bulan pertama dan menjadikan kumpulan menjadi artis wanita pertama — dan akting kelima — untuk memperoleh sijil Platinum dari Korea Music Content Association, dengan penjualan lebih dari 250,000 salinan album.[9][10]

Penyenaraian trekSunting

No. TajukLirikGubahanSusunan Masa
1. "What Is Love?"  J.Y. Park "The Asiansoul"J.Y. Park "The Asiansoul"Lee Woo-min "collapsedone" 3:28
2. "Sweet Talker"  
Erik Lidbom for Hitfire Production 3:27
3. "Ho!"  Jihyo
The Elev3n 3:09
4. "Dejavu"  Chloe
  • Hayley Aitken
  • Jan Hallvard Larsen
  • Eirik Johansen
  • Anne Judith Stokke Wik
  • Ronny Vidar Svendsen
  • Nermin Harambašić
3:16
5. "Say Yes"  MonotreeMonotreeMonotree 3:02
Jumlah masa:
16:29

KakitanganSunting

Kredit yang diadaptasi dari catatan pelapik album.

  • J. Y. Park "The Asiansoul" – producer
  • Lee Ji-young – direction and coordination (A&R)
  • Jang Ha-na – music (A&R)
  • Kim Yeo-joo (Jane Kim) – music (A&R)
  • Kim Ji-hyeong – production (A&R)
  • Cha Ji-yoon – production (A&R)
  • Choi A-ra – production (A&R)
  • Kim Je-na (Jenna Kim) – production (A&R)
  • Kim Bo-hyeon – design (A&R), album art direction and design
  • Kim Tae-eun – design (A&R), album art direction and design, and web design
  • Choi Jeong-eun – design (A&R) and album art direction and design
  • Lee So-yeon – design (A&R), album art direction and design, and web design
  • Eom Se-hee – recording and mixing engineer
  • Choi Hye-jin – recording and mixing engineer
  • No Min-ji – recording engineer
  • Lee Ju-hyeong – recording engineer, and vocal director, keyboard, Pro Tools operator, and digital editor (on "Say Yes")
  • Friday of Galactika – recording engineer, and vocal producer and background vocals (on "What Is Love?" and "Stuck")
  • Tony Maserati – mixing engineer
  • James Krausse – mixing engineer
  • Lim Hong-jin – mixing engineer
  • Ko Hyeon-jeong – mixing engineer
  • Master Key – mixing engineer
  • Kwon Nam-woo – mastering engineer
  • Naive Production – video director
  • Kim Young-jo – video executive producer
  • Yoo Seung-woo – video executive producer
  • Choi Pyeong-gang – video co-producer
  • Jang Deok-hwa at Agency PROD – photographer
  • Seo Yeon-ah – web design
  • Son Eun-hee at Lulu – hair and makeup director
  • Jung Nan-young at Lulu – hair and makeup director
  • Choi Ji-young at Lulu – hair and makeup director
  • Jo Sang-ki at Lulu – hair and makeup director
  • Zia at Lulu – hair and makeup director
  • Jeon Dal-lae at Lulu – hair and makeup director
  • Won Jung-yo at Bit&Boot – makeup director
  • Choi Su-ji at Bit&Boot – makeup director
  • Choi Hee-seon at F. Choi – style director
  • Seo Ji-eun at F. Choi – style director
  • Lee Ga-young at F. Choi – style director
  • Lee Jin-young at F. Choi – style director
  • Park Soo-young at F. Choi – style director
  • Park Jin-hee at F. Choi – style director
  • Han Jin-joo at F. Choi – style director
  • Shin Hyun-kuk – management and marketing director
  • Yoon Hee-so – choreographer
  • Kang Da-sol – choreographer
  • Kyle Hanagami – choreographer
  • Freemind Choi Young-joon – choreographer
  • Freemind Chae Da-som – choreographer
  • Choi Nam-mi – choreographer
  • Today Art – printing
  • Lee Woo-min "collapsedone" – all instruments, computer programming, guitar, synths, and piano (on "What Is Love?")
  • E.Na – background vocals (on "What Is Love?" and "Stuck")
  • Park Soo-min – background vocals (on "What Is Love?", "Sweet Talker" and "Ho!")
  • Erik Lidbom – all instruments, computer programming, and digital editor (on "Sweet Talker")
  • Armadillo – vocal director (on "Sweet Talker")
  • Jiyoung Shin NYC – additional editor (on "Sweet Talker", "Ho!", and "Dejavu")
  • The Elev3n – all instruments, computer programming, and digital editor (on "Ho!")
  • Kim Seung-soo – vocal director (on "Ho!")
  • Mental Audio (Eirik Johansen and Jan Hallvard Larsen) – all instruments and computer programming (on "Dejavu")
  • Hayley Aitken – background vocals (on "Dejavu")
  • Anne Judith Wik – background vocals (on "Dejavu")
  • Jowul – vocal director (on "Dejavu")
  • Jeon Jae-hee – background vocals (on "Say Yes")
  • Jeok Jae – guitar (on "Say Yes")
  • Kim Byeong-seok – bass (on "Say Yes")
  • Frants – all instruments, computer programming, synth, bass, and drum (on "Stuck")
  • Shane – guitar (on "Stuck")

LokasiSunting

Rakaman

  • JYPE Studios, Seoul, Korea Selatan

Mixing

  • Mirrorball Studios, Hollywood Utara, California
  • JYPE Studios, Seoul, Korea Selatan
  • Koko Sound, Seoul, Korea Selatan
  • Studio Instinct, Seoul, Korea Selatan
  • 821 Sound, Seoul, Korea Selatan

Mastering

  • 821 Sound Mastering, Seoul, Korea Selatan

Fotografi

  • Kedai utama Imvely "Velyne", Seoul, Korea Selatan

CartaSunting

Carta MingguanSunting

Carta (2018) Kedudukan
tertinggi
Album Hot Jepun (Billboard)[11] 10
Album Jepun (Oricon)[12] 2
Album Digital Jepun (Oricon)[13] 3
Album Korea Selatan (Gaon)[14] 2
US Heatseekers Albums (Billboard)[15] 13
US Independent Albums (Billboard)[16] 35
US World Albums (Billboard)[17] 3

Carta Akhir TahunSunting

Carta (2018) Kedudukan
Album Jepun (Oricon)[18] 58
Album Korea Selatan (Gaon)[19] 10
Carta (2019) Kedudukan
Korea Selatan (Gaon)[20] 98

PensijilanSunting

Negara Pengiktirafan Jualan/penghantaran
Korea Selatan (KMCA)[21] Platinum 250,000

*angka jualan berdasarkan pengiktirafan sahaja
xangka tidak ditentukan berdasarkan pengiktirafan sahaja

Sejarah pelancaranSunting

Wilayah Tarikh Format Pengedar Ref.
Di seluruh dunia 9 April 2018 Muat turun digital
[22]
Korea Selatan
[4]
10 April 2018 CD
[23]
Amerika Syarikat 1 Mac 2020 Penstriman
[24]

RujukanSunting

  1. ^ "Twice plans to return with new album in April". K-Pop Herald. February 26, 2018. Dicapai pada April 29, 2018.
  2. ^ Hong Dam-young (March 25, 2018). "Twice to release album on April 9". The Korea Herald. Dicapai pada March 29, 2018.
  3. ^ "TWICE drops individual teasers for "What Is Love?"". Asia Today. March 27, 2018. Dicapai pada March 29, 2018.
  4. ^ a b "What is Love?". Naver Music (dalam bahasa Korea). Naver. Dicapai pada April 15, 2018.
  5. ^ Benjamin, Jeff (April 9, 2018). "Twice Bring Romantic Comedies to K-pop in 'What Is Love?' Video: Watch". Fuse. Dicapai pada April 25, 2018.
  6. ^ Lee Ji-hyeon (April 30, 2018). "트와이스 깜짝 발표 "CD 한정 수록곡 스턱(STUCK), 30일 음원 사이트 공개"". Munhwa News (dalam bahasa Korea). Dicapai pada April 30, 2018.
  7. ^ "Gaon Digital Chart – Week 15, 2018". Gaon Chart (dalam bahasa Korea). Dicapai pada April 19, 2018.
  8. ^ "World Digital Song Sales". Billboard Biz. Billboard. Dicapai pada April 25, 2018.
  9. ^ "2018년 04월 Album Chart". Gaon Music Chart (dalam bahasa Korea). Korea Music Content Association. Dicapai pada May 15, 2018.
  10. ^ "ALBUM 가온 인증" [Album Gaon Certification]. Gaon Music Chart (dalam bahasa Korea). Korea Music Content Association. Dicapai pada June 8, 2018.
  11. ^ "Billboard Japan Hot Albums 2018/4/23". Billboard Japan (dalam bahasa Jepun). Dicapai pada July 18, 2018.
  12. ^ "週間 CDアルバムランキング". Oricon (dalam bahasa Jepun). Oricon News. Dicapai pada April 18, 2018.
  13. ^ "週間 デジタルアルバムランキング". Oricon (dalam bahasa Jepun). Oricon News. Diarkibkan daripada yang asal pada April 18, 2018. Dicapai pada April 18, 2018.
  14. ^ "Gaon Album Chart – Week 15, 2018". Gaon Chart (dalam bahasa Korea). Dicapai pada April 19, 2018.
  15. ^ "Heatseekers Albums". Billboard. Dicapai pada April 18, 2018.
  16. ^ "Independent Albums". Billboard. Dicapai pada September 19, 2018.
  17. ^ "World Albums". Billboard. Dicapai pada April 18, 2018.
  18. ^ "年間 アルバムランキング – 2018年度". Oricon News (dalam bahasa Jepun). Oricon ME Inc. Dicapai pada December 20, 2018.
  19. ^ "2018년 Album Chart". Gaon Chart (dalam bahasa Korea). Korea Music Content Association. Dicapai pada January 11, 2019.
  20. ^ "2019년 Album Chart". Gaon Chart (dalam bahasa Korea). Korea Music Content Association. Dicapai pada January 10, 2020.
  21. ^ UNSUPPORTED OR EMPTY REGION: Korea Selatan.
  22. ^ "What is Love?". iTunes. Apple Inc. Dicapai pada April 15, 2018.
  23. ^ "트와이스(Twice) - What is Love [5th Mini Album][A Ver. or B Ver. 랜덤 출고]". Interpark (dalam bahasa Korea). Interpark Corporation. Dicapai pada June 24, 2018.
  24. ^ "What is Love? by TWICE on Spotify". Dicapai pada March 2, 2020.