With the strike of midnight in Korea iKON’s final D-day poster was released announcing that in less than 18 hours iKON will release their new mini album New Kids: the Final thus concluding the New Kids series.
It is more than fitting that iKON is concluding their New Kids series looking all grown up and mature.
This is iKON’s third comeback this year which is not unusual for kpop but it is more than unusual for YGE. After going through drought years this is the year of plenty for both iKON and iKONICS.
Let’s work hard and enjoy this comeback with iKON!!!
iKON is reminding us that there is only one day left until comeback!
Are you ready iKONICs for new songs and in June’s immortal words “boom streaming”?
If you are late in your preparations for the comeback here are some threads that will help:
Also do not forget to upvote D-1 teaser articles on Naver, you know how it is done, upvote, recommend and comment:
iKON released performance video teaser for their upcoming title song Goodbye Road.
The teaser drenched in muted colors focuses on Chanwoo, Donghyuk and Yunhyeong both visually and vocally giving us a taste of the song that leaves us craving for more. Dancing is softer as it befits the song and in signature style of song choreographers Kinjaz who have previously worked with iKON on Love Scenario and Killing Me.
As we are approaching the end of the best teasing period iKONICS have ever experienced it is up to us to do the most with it. To help iKON’s visibility in preparation for Monday release please like and watch the teaser on Naver.
If you do not have a Naver account it is easy to make one using Facebook or Line. Armed with your newly acquired Naver account you can now help iKON by liking and upvoting Naver articles on the performance video teaser.
This is something I never thought I would say at the start of a weekend but I cannot wait for Monday! Who is excited iKONICS?!!!
iKON released the third lyric narration video for their title track Goodbye Road featuring Bobby, Chanwoo and Yunhyeong. You can enjoy the melancholy lyrics in English too as narration video comes with subtitles.
Don’t forget to watch and like the narration video on YouTube and Naver.
iKON released their second lyric narration video for their title song Goodbye Road. Video features Hanbin and June reciting lyrics at what looks an abandoned industrial dock or a shipyard. Video can be viewed on iKON’s YouTube account (English subtitles are not yet available).
However you can enjoy lyrics translation provided by iKONICS.
On the heels of the track list release for the New Kids: the Final mini album, iKON released the first lyric narration video for Goodbye Road featuring Jinhwan and Donghyuk looking pensive and gorgeous. We can look forward to videos of other members revealing more about the song.
You can enjoy the video with English subtitles on iKON YouTube Chanel.
Jinhwan: “If you’re going to leave anyway, live the best possible life with no regrets. Leave me and live happily.”
Donghyuk: “Everyone goes through a break up so let’s not be too sad. I’ll try to find someone that is alike but not quite similar to you.”
Looking at lyrics it seems that non-toxic breakup songs are becoming iKON’s signature. Love comes to an end but there is no blaming of the person that left, accepting the end of love as part of life and growing up. A healthy message for sure.
This is the third comeback for iKON in 2018 but it is already a standout by the quality and timeliness of its teasers. iKON is present in the media and on variety shows prior to the release itself and not 10 days to two weeks after its release (if at all) , which was the usual practice before. One has to be blind not to notice the difference in the approach to iKON promotions and the quality of the same. We do not know what happened to bring about this change but we sure welcome it.
A new beautiful teaser has been released, featuring the boys looking stunning as always.
Continue reading iKON releases gorgeous poster for Goodbye Road
A wistful poster for the title song for iKON’s upcoming mini album New Kids: the Final was released today. Title Goodbye Road was written by Hanbin and Bobby and composed by Hanbin, Future Bounce and Bekuh Boom and arranged by Future Bounce.
It is said to be the song that competed with Love Scenario for the title last winter and is a favorite song of YGE founder Yang Hyun Suk.
iKONICS are eagerly anticipating to see what other songs will be released on this mini album.
While waiting for another teaser to drop don’t forget to up-vote and comment on Naver article for Goodbye Road.
Official Twitter and Instagram accounts posted a comeback poster on September 11th at 10AM KST, announcing a new mini album called New Kids: The Final to be released on October 1st.
This would mark iKON’s fourth release in 2018, something unheard of, starting off in January with the full album New Kids: Return, followed by the single Rubber Band in March, and, lastly, the mini album New Kids: Continue last August.
Continue reading iKON shocks with October comeback announcement
Day before highly anticipated iKON’s comeback YGE released stunning moving individual teasers of each member thus ramping up the excitement for tomorrow even more.