Troy and DJ SeeAn had a Star Date in the SoundK studio. Troy (트로이) debuted in early spring 2014 under Brand New Music. Troy as a whole is a collection of rappers, singers, and producers.
Kanto (칸토) – Maknae
About the music::
They debut song ‘Green light’ is about giving and receiving the “I’m interested” singal.
– Jaewoong original dream was to be an Olympic snowboarder
– Bumkey was the last member to join Troy
– Changwoo originally wanted to be an actor
– Right before coming to the SoundK interview they were playing pool/billards
– Bumkey is fluent in English
Q & A::
Q: Why did only Bumkey and Kanto do solo activities?
A: Changwoo said that to carry a song out from start to finish takes a certain level of talent. He is of the opinion that he is talented enough to do that solo. Changwoo also said he works better in a team.
Q: What were your first impressions of each other?
A: At first none of the members like Kanto. Kanto thought Changwoo looked scary and Jaewoong looked even more scary. Kanto liked Bumkey because he was full of energy and always smiling.
Q: What are the good and bad things about being in a group?
A: Bumkey said the only bad thing about being in a group is that everything takes longer. Kanto said one of the good things about being in a group is that there is always someone to talk to. He found that being solo to be lonely.
Q: Future plans?
A: In May they plan to visit several cities in the USA including Seattle. They also hope to have a mini album released at some point during the summer.
I apologize for this lackluster interview summary. I missed the first half of the interview due to IT issues. Once again I’m sorry.
The talented Bumkey made an appearance on Kpoppin with DJ Isak. Bumkey (범키) debuted in July 2010 as a member of the hiphop duo 2wins. He made his solo debut in 2012 under Brand New Musiq.
– He once had vocal polyps so he had to have surgery.
– He would like to collaborate with Ailee & Soulchild.
– His ideal type is a very feminine girl.
– Usually only takes 2 backpacks when traveling.
Q & A::
Q: Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
A: He sees himself doing music until he physically can’t anymore. He also sees himself married with children living a happy life.
Q: What is your goal for the year?
A: When someone hears his song wants them to know that “BumKey sings this song.”