RENOWNED Philippine Pop (P-pop) boy group 1ST.ONE comes again to the music scene with the very best funds P-pop music video (MV) but. Value P20 million, the video for the brand new track, “Downside Baby,” is helmeted by firm Test, which has labored with Ok-pop family names BTS, Blackpink and Exo.
As P-pop teams rise to the event of delivering high-quality music and performances, the style has confirmed itself to be a power to be acknowledged with, and boy group 1ST.ONE has undeniably contributed to elevating the requirements within the business with the enchanting melodies and ideas of their tracks.
1ST.ONE represents its administration effectively, because the title of the group itself carries the legacy of its firm, First One Leisure. Being identified for its robust and charismatic persona, the group will showcase its fierceness in its newest comeback, “Downside Baby.”
Korean firm Test helms the music video for this comeback, working with among the greatest names within the business, together with — however not restricted to — Blackpink, Exo, BTS and Cha Eunwoo. With this artistic spine backed by a funds of a whopping P20 million for the track’s music video that’s the highest funds to have ever been allotted to a P-Pop group up to now, the strain to be extraordinarily prepared for the shoot has been actually difficult. for the group.
However, 1ST.ONE manages to carry out at its finest.
Jayson, a rapper and the group’s maknae (youngest), says: “It was undoubtedly a blast working with [the guys at Check]. I am very grateful as a result of they gave us a singular expertise in comparison with the previous music movies that we’ve carried out. We’re very grateful that they took care of us [very] effectively.”
Except for the spectacular manufacturing of the track, “Downside Baby” actually pushes the boundaries relating to its musicality.
Max, the group’s foremost vocalist, mentions how it’s 1ST. ONE’s hardest and heaviest track but not simply with its choreography, but in addition lyrically.
The monitor has an attention-grabbing idea of “breaking the norm,” referring to an present faulty system, full of “inequality, dysfunction and machinations.” The track tackles the concept of initiating change and making it proper in a single’s personal means.
Jayson talks in regards to the likes of Robin Hood, who steals from the wealthy to assist the poor. With out glorifying or justifying wrongful acts for the sake of attaining noble ends, 1ST.ONE’s youngest admires the act of sacrificing oneself for the sake of constructing issues proper.
“You possibly can consider Robin Hood and Batman as vigilantes, and plenty of extra heroes being misdirected as villains by a corrupt system. However, they continue to be as heroes inside themselves nonetheless keen to sacrifice repeatedly even when they’re thought of the unhealthy ones,” Jayson reiterates .
This idea explores a territory in P-pop that has by no means been totally explored. That is why J, certainly one of 1ST.ONE’s rappers, hopes that this comeback will probably be a great illustration of the way forward for the P-pop business — of aiming to broaden and develop extra.
As for upcoming tasks, Alpha, one of many group’s rappers, desires to take P-pop to the very best degree, and to attain this, he goals on collaborating with fellow P-pop artists comparable to Alamat, BGYO, Bini, VXON, KAIA , G22 and PHP.
Alpha additional states: “Initially, in fact, we might like to kick issues off with our dream collaborations inside the P-pop business, and that might be with D1ONE and SB19. We go means, means, means again simply with these two teams. We predict it’ll be an explosion.”
The 1ST.ONE members bear in mind to say their supporters whom they name “For.One,” that means “Ceaselessly One.” The members are grateful to their followers for being with them via all of the ups and downs, and till the top. The P-pop ensemble ensures supporters that the comeback will push the group’s limits and can take it out of the field wherein it has been used to performing.
On behalf of the opposite members, Alpha hopes the remainder of the P-pop neighborhood catches 1ST.ONE’s comeback track “Downside Baby” as a result of this launch marks the primary time Philippine and South Korean administrators collaborate and create a music video masterpiece that followers “haven ‘t seen earlier than.” The rapper states that the group has actually deliberate and ready every part as a way to give everybody “one of the best MV of all time.”
1ST.ONE will launch its comeback monitor, “Downside Baby,” on Jan. 31, 2023. It will likely be streamed via Spotify, Apple Music and different music platforms. In the meantime, the P-pop ensemble’s high-budget MV will probably be streamed on 1ST.ONE’s official YouTube channel.