TWICE are abandoning their “cute and wonderful” picture with their newest album, Eyes extensive open, which was launched on Oct. 26. The group – Nayeon, Jeongyeon, Momo, Sana, Jihyo, Mina, Dahyun, Chaeyoung, and Tzuyu – view the album as a continuation of their Extra & Extra EP, which had them increasing upon a preexisting story vs. beginning over fully from scratch. “Creating this album was a brand new and thrilling expertise for us,” Momo advised infonewsclub. And so they hope that their followers, generally known as ONCE, are simply as excited listening to their music as they had been creating it.
“I’d say that Heize and Dua Lipa created this music not just for us, however for the entire world the place everybody goes via this difficult time collectively.” – Mina
A part of this expertise concerned working with Dua Lipa and Heize on the tune “BEHIND THE MASK.” “[It’s] a tune that someway connects with the scenario proper now, the place everybody has to put on a masks to remain protected and wholesome,” Mina stated in regard to COVID-19. “I’d say that Heize and Dua Lipa created this music not just for us, however for the entire world the place everybody goes via this difficult time collectively.” Different members had been simply as excited to work with the duo, with Jihyo including that she was grateful for “the music and phrases they wrote [that] introduced this observe to life.”
Like several artist, every member of TWICE has their favourite songs off of Eyes extensive open. Dahyun, specifically, has a gentle spot for each “QUEEN” and “BRING IT BACK” since she wrote the lyrics herself. “The message behind the tune ‘QUEEN’ is to like your self simply the way in which you’re, and do not be afraid to point out your true self,” Dahyun revealed. “I hope individuals who want to listen to this message can achieve braveness via this tune.” For different members like Tzuyu, it was all about how a tune made them really feel. “I fell in love with [‘UP NO MORE’] after I heard the demo model for the primary time. I liked it much more after I heard the members singing this tune.”
On Nov. 30, TWICE launched the English model of their single “I CAN’T STOP ME” as a direct results of the love they obtained for the English model of “MORE & MORE.” The group had been excited for the English single’s launch, because it brings them nearer to their worldwide followers, and as Mina stated, it “delivers the message of the lyrics properly.” When requested whether or not extra English songs had been within the works, Tzuyu replied, “We’ll proceed to work on recording English variations of our future songs to remain related with our worldwide followers, so please keep tuned!”
“In these occasions of uncertainty, we have now to maintain on discovering new methods to remain related with one another.” – Tzuyu
With Eyes extensive open, the group hope that ONCE can discover solace of their music. “I hope followers could have an opportunity to hear carefully to the tracks’ lyrics and take a look at to consider the way it pertains to their very own world,” Jihyo stated. “In these occasions of uncertainty, we have now to maintain on discovering new methods to remain related with one another,” Tzuyu stated, earlier than including, “I hope our songs can act as a medium for folks to remain related.” On the very least, they need followers to have the ability to look ahead to the brand new period of TWICE. “We’ve got put in additional efforts to incorporate as many songs as we are able to, all with their very own type,” Nayeon defined.
It has been 5 years since their debut, and TWICE could not be happier with the progress they’ve made as a bunch. “We have grown to actively take part within the album-making course of and have our voices be heard,” Nayeon shared. The group are answerable for writing “UP NO MORE,” “DO WHAT WE LIKE,” “BRING IT BACK,” “QUEEN,” “HANDLE IT,” and “DEPEND ON YOU” on the album. “All of our members and crew try to point out this mature aspect of us by sharing concepts throughout conferences,” Dahyun added. TWICE hope they proceed to develop and mature of their sound and guarantee ONCE that they’ve a lot left to point out.