ITZY desires you to consider in your self with new EP ‘Cheshire’


ITZY poses during a press conference on Friday for its EP “Cheshire,” which drops on Nov. 30, at the Fairmont Ambassador Seoul in Yeouido, western Seoul. [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

ITZY poses throughout a press convention on Friday for its EP “Cheshire,” which drops on Nov. 30, on the Fairmont Ambassador Seoul in Yeouido, western Seoul. [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

 
Regardless of the busy schedule of its ongoing world tour, ITZY have nonetheless discovered to place collectively a model new EP simply 4 months after releasing the final one.  
 
The lady group held a press convention on Friday for its EP “Cheshire,” which drops on Nov. 30, on the Fairmont Ambassador Seoul in Yeouido, western Seoul. The 5 members — Lia, Yeji, Yuna, Chaeryeong, and Ryujin — sat down to debate their new music and its message.

 
“We ready actually exhausting for this EP throughout our world tour,” mentioned Chaeryeong. “Via this launch, we’ll present ITZY’s distinctive attraction based mostly on confidence and independence.”

 
ITZY premiered the music video for title observe “Cheshire,” a sport show-themed sequence concerning the complicated nature of affection just like the riddles of a Cheshire cat.  
 

Chaeryeong [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

Chaeryeong [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

Ryujin [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

Ryujin [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

 
“We borrowed the idea of Cheshire Cat from the story ‘Alice in Wonderland’ to specific an ambiguous feeling,” Ryujin mentioned.
 
“There are such a lot of questions and worries [in life],” Chaeryeong mentioned. “This track tells you that there isn’t a particular reply, so simply belief your self and hold doing what feels proper to you.”
 
The members say that’s exactly the motto that has saved them going over their three years as Ok-pop idols.  
 
“I agree a lot with the message of our newest EP, to consider in your self,” Yeji mentioned. “There have been instances once I struggled due to the uncertainties I confronted, ever since I made a decision to develop into a singer. However I’m able to be the place I’m now as a result of I believed that I do know myself the perfect, and that I can do it.

 

Yuna [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

Yuna [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

 
“From our debut, our central message has been ‘I really like myself’,” mentioned Yuna. “Our lyrics have additionally had a constructive affect on me. They helped me belief myself. I hope this power can be delivered to those that watch us carry out.”

 
ITZY debuted in 2019 with hit track “Dalla Dalla,” which rapidly established the group as probably the most profitable third-generation Ok-pop acts. 
 
It has since develop into identified for hits like “Icy” (2019), “Not Shy” (2020), “Loco” (2021) and “Sneakers” (2021). Its most up-to-date EP “Checkmate,” launched in July, ranked at No. 8 on the Billboard 200 albums chart and bought over one million copies worldwide.  
 

Lia [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

Lia [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

 
General, the lady group is thought for its upbeat, energetic dance tunes. However this time, “Cheshire” is a slight variation with added mystique.

 
“Once I first heard the track, I believed it had a really distinctive shade of its personal,” Lia mentioned. “The distinctive groove and dreamy vibe are what makes the track engaging. We’ve been receiving a lot love for our energetic and thrilling songs like ‘Sneakers’ to this point, however we needed to method followers with a special vibe.”

 
“Nevertheless it nonetheless incorporates the signature message that we’re identified for,” mentioned Yeji. “Belief in your self and hold going ahead, simply sounding extra mysterious this time.”

 

Yeji [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

Yeji [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

 
ITZY is at the moment on its first world tour “Itzy The first World Tour 〈Checkmate〉” which kicked off with a live performance in Seoul in August. It not too long ago concluded its tour of North America. From January 2023, Itzy will proceed with its tour of cities in Asia, making stops in Manila, Singapore, Jakarta and Bangkok.  
 
“Cheshire” will probably be out there at shops and on music streaming web sites from 6 p.m. on Nov. 30. 
 
On the day “Cheshire” is launched, ITZY will carry out on the 2022 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) ceremony held on the Kyocera Dome Osaka in Osaka on Nov. 29 and Nov. 30. The stage efficiency for “Cheshire” will probably be premiered on the ceremony.

 

ITZY poses during Firday's press conference. [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

ITZY poses throughout Firday’s press convention. [JYP ENTERTAINMENT]

BY HALEY YANG [yang.hyunjoo@joongang.co.kr]



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