Strawberry Milk was the Star Close-up in the Kpoppin studio with DJ Isak. Strawberry Milk (딸기우유) is a sub-unit of Crayon Pop which debuted in 2014 under Chrome Entertainment.
Choa (초아) – Vocal
Wei (웨이) – Vocal
About the music::
Their debut single, OK, is about a girl who found her ideal type and he is perfect in every way, and she is singing about it. “알려주세요 (Let me know)” is a song written by Wei that is asking if this is what she should continue to do with her career. They designed their concept themselve with the help of their stylist, after their CEO gave them one instruction: It had to be sweet and cute. “Hello” is a really emotional song.
– Choa is studying acting in college right now
– CFs they would like to do other than strawberry milk, something edible (Wei) and something sports(Choa)
– Becuase they are sisters they fight more than the other Crayon Pop members
– Wei is not really into foreign foods, and is very much a korean food type of girl
– While in the USA they opened for Lady Gaga
– Wei first debuted as part of an indie group before joining Crayon Pop
Q & A::
Q: How can people tell you two apart?
A: Wei has higher cheek bones, and according to DJ Isak is more feminine. Choa say her facial features are slightly bigger than Wei’s face, and according to DJ Isak she is more on the cute side.
Q: How did you decide on your sub-unit name?
A: They say this all the time, they LOVE milk. They were trying to find something to put with it, and end up deciding on strawberry. strawberries are sweet and refreshing.
Q: If you were to design a concept for the other Crayon Pop members what would you choose?
A: Wei said to have their concept be chocolate milk with a R&B music. Choa said the two taller members should do a sexy concept.
AOA (에이오에이) was this weeks Star Date II in the SoundK studio with DJ SeeAn. AOA (Ace of Angels) debuted in 2012 under FNC Entertainment.
|Jimin (지민)||Leader, rap, guitar||Jiminel|
|Mina (미나)||Rap, bass||Minaring|
|Yuna (유나)||Keyboard, vocal||Yunaria|
|Choa (초아)||Vocal, guitar||Choaya|
|Chanmi (찬미)||Maknae, Rap||Chanmi TT|
|Yukyung (유경)||Drums||Y (half angel/mortal)|
Sub-unit line up::
About the music::
Their recently released single album Red Motion features 2 songs. The title song 흔들려 (Confused) has addictive melody and lyrics that are easy to sing along with. It is about having feeling that cause your heart and mind shake. 니꺼내꺼 (you’re mine) is a cute and lovely confession song where the girls are impressively expressing ‘you are mine’.
– They have three sub-units AoA White, AoA Black, and AoA Band
– AoA Black +1(drummer) = AoA Band
– They watched videos from seniors in the industry to get tips on being sexy
– Fandom = Elvis
– They don’t have cellphones
– A male fan arranged a big display of flowers for Jimin
– Yukyung was hurt while practicing for AoA Band, her hand was paralyzed and had to have surgery
Q & A::
Q: What is the most memorable country you’ve visited so far?
A: Singapore because it was their first overseas performance.
Q: Were there any hardships when preparing for 흔들려?
A: Jimin’s sofa always needs adjusting for live performances.
Q: Which country do you want to visit the most?
A: Mina – Japan because she loves Japanese food
Jimin – USA
Crayon Pop stopped by the Kpoppin studio for Star Close Up with DJ Isak. Crayon Pop (크레용팝) is a five member girl group that debuted in 2012 under Chrome Entertainment. They recently made a comback with their brand new single ‘Bar Bar Bar (빠빠빠)’.
Gum Mi (금미) – Dancer
Ellin (엘린) – Dancer
ChoA (초아) – Vocal
Soyul (소율) – Vocal
Way (웨이) – Vocal
About the music::
The Bar Bar Bar (빠빠빠) song becomes more addictive the more you listen to it. The helmets in this video and stage concept was ChoA’s idea. They say that the finished product is completely different fromt he song they were originially given.
– The group has no leader
– In 2013 they won MTV Iggy’s Artist of the Week
– Ellin and Gummi usually wear more revealing clothing
– ChoA and Way are twins
– They are constantly checking their music chart ratings
– They would like to collaborate with Dynamic Duo, and Psy
– They would like to learn English
Q & A::
Q: Do ChoA and Way ever think of switching places?
A: When they were younger they switched places and went to each others classes. They don’t even bother trying to switch places now becasue their management team can tell them apart so easily.
Q: Do you have any moments with your fans that you found touching?
A: Usually after a show they make time to shake hands with their fans. They remembered that at one such time the fans gave them cute little lollipops and sang them a song.
Q: Do you ever watch the cover videos of your dances?
A: They do watch the videos of cover dances postd online. The videos make them laugh. They also are very thankful because they realize how much practice went into post those videos.
Q: Is there anything you can’t live without?
A: ChoA – milk
Way – 3 square meals a day
Ellin- cookies and snacks
Gummi – ipod
Soyul – snack foods