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BLACKPINK hints towards a project of epic proportions with a video teasing “BLACKPINK AROUND THE WORLD” coming soon!

Phenomenal K-pop girlgroup BLACKPINK surprised fans with an SNS posting revealing an upcoming mega-project. The video, beginning with Seoul, showed satellite views of major cities around the world as well as their local times. In the background, BLACKPINK’s hit song “How You Like That” played, increasing viewers’ intrigue and raising the video’s tension.

As the video progressed, the satellite images zoomed outwards to show the earth, with a pink crown placed on top. The ending image suggests the project may depict the group’s overwhelming international success, as well as appeal to a global audience.

Though the video was only 30 seconds, the mysterious clip already summoned great excitement from fans. Following their first full-length album titled The Album which was released only a couple of months ago, many anticipate an event of grand scale to celebrate the group’s successes this year.


BLACKPINK gained an unprecedented position in the global music market as one of the leading K-pop girl groups in the industry.

Their rigorous activities this year continued to impress long-time fans and new listeners. This included various single releases, including their collaboration with Lady Gaga titled “Sour Candy”, followed by “How You Like That”, then the collaboration track with Selena Gomez called “Ice Cream”. Subsequently, they rounded out their successful singles with the highly anticipated, The Albumthe group’s first full album since debuting in 2014.

The album topped iTunes album charts in over 50 countries, displaying the group’s ongoing global impact. Additionally, the album ranked second in the U.S Billboard 200 chart, as well as on the British Official Albums chart a week after release. Due to their continued global achievements, BLACKPINK was also recently ranked the most influential popstar internationally by the publication, Bloomberg. The group beat prominent stars such as Cardi B and Justin Bieber for the title.

Global fans can continue to witness the group’s upward trajectory of international fame following the group’s every release. Furthermore, BLACKPINK prepare “BLACKPINK AROUND THE WORLD”, the mysterious project will undoubtedly connect their large global fandom once more.

Source: Sports Donga

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