The album was released for digital consumption on June 10th (KST) and contains six total tracks: “Electric Shock“, “Jet“, “Zig Zag“, “Beautiful Stranger“, “Love Hate“, and “Let’s Try“. The music video for “Electric Shock” has been raking in views as well.
In order to commemorate their comeback stage special, the girls performed both “Electric Shock” and their follow-up track “Jet”.
Check both out below.
[NEWS] 120610 Electric Shock is #1 on Music Charts
Girl group f(x) revealed their new song “Electric Shock” on the 10th. This song is currently sweeping the online music charts at #1.
On the same day, f(x) has revealed their new mini album, “Electric Shock”. It has been a year since they have last revealed their album “Hot Summer” last summer.
The album and the title track of the same name, “Electric Shock”, has been sweeping the #1 spot on the music charts such as MelOn, Olleh, Soribada, and Bugs.
Prior to the release of the album, several teaser pictures of the five members have been revealed, including one group picture where they all had animal masks. People have been discussing that their new album has a unique concept.
f(x) will start their promotional activities on the 14th on Mnet “M!Countdown”.
- With f(x) coming back, we’ll be posting more info about how to support them like we do whenever either Victoria’s or Nichkhun’s respective groups return! Look out for more updates.
This time, fx2you, DC’s f(x) gallery, and iheartf(x) are collaborating for support. The support involves going through their paypal account. Visit the site here for information in Korean. Here’s some detailed information:
The support will be displayed at one of the broadcasting stations during the first week of f(x)’s comeback (either at M!Countdown, Music Bank, Music Core, or Inkigayo). Though not specified yet, it might probably be in the form of food, presents, etc. that support is typically shown in Korea.
The due date is the day the 5th teaser image is released.
You can make a donation through the paypal account, which is email@example.com
For any questions, please contact fx2you administrators (via their site).
We need your support to give f(x) the welcome they deserve after a comeback after one year!
It’s always nice to see fan support during comebacks, so if you can help out, be sure to do so! <3, Khuntorialurve
[INFO] f(x)’s Comeback stage for “Electric Shock” is June 14 on M!Countdown.
f(x)’s official website has been updated with their upcoming schedule. Comeback stage for “Electric Shock” is June 14 on M Countdown.
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Gah! A week away!
All three teams are the representative girl groups of the ‘Big 3’ agencies YG Entertainment,JYP Entertainment, and SM Entertainment. The three teams have claimed numerous #1 victories on various music programs with each new release, and their comebacks are expected to turn the K-Pop industry into a warzone.
The Wonder Girls were the ones to strike first among the three by releasing their new title song“Like This” along with the accompanying MV.
“Like This” is a song written and composed by JYP Entertainment founder J.Y. Park, and contains an easy and upbeat hip hop rhythm with repetitive lyrics that make it simple to sing along to. Fans are responding positively to the girls’ new mature appearance and the exciting new song.
“Like This” was released the same day as Big Bang’s “Monster”, and it has been a close fight between the two to maintain the #1 spot on music charts. Wonder Girls’ subtracks have also ranked high on the charts, captivating the ears of fans everywhere. Furthermore, the “Like This” MV received over 1 million views on YouTube in just a single day. Because the girls have until now received attention for their fresh, catchy songs and infectious dances moves, anticipation is rising for their broadcast promotions. Wonder Girls will be officially kicking off their comeback activities with performances on various music programs this week.
f(x) will also be making their respective comeback.
SM Entertainment reported on June 5th, “f(x) will be releasing their new mini-album ‘Electric Shock’ all over the world through Itunes and various music sites on June 10th.”
This is the first album to be released by f(x) in a year since the group became one of the hottest girl groups after earning #1 wins with “Hot Summer” and “Pinocchio” last summer.
With each new album release, f(x) has consistently been acknowledged for their experimental and unique musical style, and expectations for this new release continue to rise as each of the five girls are determined to display their individuality, fresh new music, and upgraded performances.
For five days starting on June 6th, f(x) will be releasing teaser images of each of the members via their official homepage and Facebook pages to reveal their new concept.
Finally, YG Entertainment has also announced 2NE1′s June comeback, but not a lot of information regarding their return has been reported.
Like f(x), this is 2NE1′s first release in a year after dropping “I Am The Best” last June.
2NE1 won the hearts and minds of their fans immediately after their K-Pop debut, and the girls are causing their fans to go wild with news of their comeback alone. In a recent poll, 2NE1′s comeback was voted as the one fans are most looking forward to, proving the girls’ influence.
YG Entertainment is choosing to remain silent on the form and concept of 2NE1′s new album, as well as the exact date of their return. All that’s known so far is that the girls have worked on this new album with their exclusive producer Teddy Park, and that they are deciding which track should be their title song.
2NE1′s exact comeback dates have not been reported, however, they are expected to drop their new album towards the middle of June, which means they will be directly competing head-on with Wonder Girls and f(x).
2NE1, f(x), Wonder Girls… the sound of their names alone cause fans hearts to flutter a mile a minute. All three teams have shown amazing musical development and transformation with each new album, and the industry is already excited to see how they will captivate their fans this time around.
Which do you feel will come out on top? Toss us your thoughts below.
Source & Image: JoyNews24 via Nate
Cr: leesa86 via allkpop
[PIC] 120605 f(x) Official Website Update
So rumor has it that 2PM and f(x) will both have their Korea comebacks in July
Please don’t take it seriously, as we know this is only a rumor
The stage looks awesome, I can’t wait to watch this performance. It really is a hot summer, so put your hands up!!
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Thanks for the tip J