Interesting Biography Facts
August 8, 2016
Seoul, South Korea
There are not so many bands from South Korea, which took the hearts of European and American fans by storm. The girls’ band “Blackpink” is one of them. Formed in 2016, the group immediately became popular. Four members of the band – Jisoo, Lisa, Rose, and Jennie – were trained during several years at YG Entertainment family. After that, they were selected by the managers of the label, and in August 2016 the girls released eurythmic “Boombayah”. The song has smashed the charts, and the newly-created band was named as “a Korean phenomenon”.
During three years of its activity, Blackpink has released two extended plays in Korean and one full-length studio album in Japanese, titled “Blackpink in Your Area”. The girls demonstrated their vocal and dancing skills in 7 music videos. They have participated in two big concert tours, the first one took place in Japan, and the second one included various big European and American countries.
The band boasts with an incredibly strong fan base – millions of viewers from different countries watch Blackpink music videos. In 2019 “Blackpink” was included into Asia’s 30 Under 30 Forbes list.