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NP Union (엔피유니온)

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NP Union was in the Kpoppin’ studio for Be My Super Rookie with DJ Isak. NP Union (엔피유니온) is a hiphop brass band that debuted 2014 under NP Company.

Members::
Hyogeun (유효근) – Bass Drum
Jihwan (문지환) – Snare Drum
Chanjong (김찬종) – Sousaphone
Eunjae (조은재) – Saxophone
Joonsuk (박준석) – Trombone
Husoon (허순) – Trumpet
Wonho (최원호) – Trumpet
Rocky L (롸키엘) – MC, Rapper, Vocalist
Sangbo (안상보) – Susaphone
Bon Key (본케이) – Trombone
Jaehyung (윤재형) – Trombone

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Tidbits::
– There are two new members :
– Their first trip over seas as a group was going to preform in France.
They didn’t go exploring while they were there, they just stay in their hotel rooms. They also said that the food was not to their taste.
– Rocky L is most excited when he drinks.
– Jihwan is his own jinx.
– Joonsuk would write a song about either clothes or girls. Jihwan says he pays attention to his clothes in order to get girl’s attention.
– Chanjong is the power blogger of the group.
– Hyogeun says that Husoon gas the most, but only when it’s just the group, he tends to be quite in public.
– Rocky L said that being at the interview was hard for him, because he is usually heading to bed around noon.
– Being a musician the night time is there best friend.
– They would like to perform on Sketchbook.

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Q & A::
Q: What is ‘Ma Mama’ about?
A: ‘Ma Mama’ is about saying sorry to you mom for living your life the way you’re living it.

Q: What kind of song is ‘Geeky Freaky’?
A: ‘Geeky Freaky’ is a song about people saying you’ve chosen the wrong path, and someone replying I can’t hear you ; your opinion is irrelevant to me.

Q: Where do you get your inspiration?
A: They get inspiration from movies, and what people around them say.

Live Performance::
Ma Mama

2Bic (투빅)

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2bic (투빅) was at the Kpoppin studio for the Hot New Face segment with DJ Isak. 2bic is a duo group, best known for their ballads, consisting of Junhyung  (전형) and Jihwan (지환). They debuted March 2012 under Nextar Entertainment. 2bic recently released their new single 회복이 급해.

About the music::
Their most recent single 회복이 급해 is about a friends experience. The song starts out with a guy telling his girlfriend he doesn’t feel good, but then calling his guy friends to go out on the town. 회복이 급해 is a ballad with a modern R&B feel. The rapper in the song is a trainee of the company.

Q & A::
Q: Do you prefer instrumental featuring such as Heerim or would you like more of a female singer type of featuring? 
A: As far as featuring in their songs, if the music fits then that is who they want to feature.

Live Performance::
회복이 급해