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Troy (트로이)

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.

The members::
Bumkey (범키)
Kanto (칸토) – Maknae
Changwoo (창우)
Jaewoong (재웅)

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.

Live Performance::
Green light



I apologize for this lackluster interview summary. I missed the first half of the interview due to IT issues. Once again I’m sorry.

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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.”

Live Performance::
미친 연애