BLACKPINK in your area! Blinks are you ready for their new single? After a week of anticipation, it is revealed that BLACKPINK will feature pop star Selena Gomez in their new single. So, #SelPINK in your area!
After a year long hiatus, BLACKPINK is finally back and that also with a banger. ‘How You Like That,’ their latest single did exceptionally well in both South-Korean and foreign digital charts. To this date, the laid back beat and eye-catching visual packed music video has amassed 417 million views.
As if this was not enough, the four girls are making a comeback this August with their new single, followed by an album.
Likewise, last week, the popular K-pop girl group unvield the cover art for their next track and hinted a mystery artist for collabortaion. And likely, this made BLINKS to come up with many specualtions.
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Despite having known about Selena’s and Blackpink collaboration, the confirmation about the collaborations sent both fandom to frenzy.
“So SO excited to announce and I have a new song coming out!” Selena Gomez announced on Tuesday, confirming the rumors on Twitter and Instagram.
Moreover, the four members, Lisa, Jennie, Rosé, and Jisoo also shared the news on their own Instagram.
BLACKPINK and Lady Gaga
It seems Blackpink is on the road to collaborate with powerful ladies in the pop industry. Just earlier this year, the K-pop girl group collaborated with pop icon, Lady Gaga for ‘Sour Candy.’
Furthermore, the song reached No. 1 at the end of May and danced its way to No. 3 on Billboard’s Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart in June.
Before this the four members joined forces with ‘New Rule’ singer Dua Lipa for 2018’s ‘Kiss and Makeup.’
BLACKPINK’s much anticipated full album
A year after ‘Kill This Love,’ BLACKPINK finally released their new single, How You Like That, feeding their hungry fans, BLINKS! And as expected the single did more than well, on charts and also the group won many music show awards in South Korea.
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Likewise, YG Entertainment kept the hype, from releasing members individual teaser pics to videos, and let’s not even talk about the looks they serve. It was just phenomenal!!
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— YG FAMILY (@ygent_official) July 28, 2020
However, it seems like this is not the end for BLACKPINK this year just yet! Yes, straying from their old tradition of ‘one song a year’ rule, YG announced the album release plan for BLACKPINK.
According to the release plan YG Entertainment publicized to fans last month, the second track will come out in August. After this their full-lenght album featuring new songs will hit the shelf in early October.
Fans Reaction on Social Media
Of course with the news of their collboration out, BLIKS as well as Selenator are out there breaking the internet too. Fans just could not fathom that the two powerful people from the opposite ends are collaborating together. Us included the fans cannot wait for this aniticipated comeback. And for sure, the single is already set to break numerous records.
Also, we are sorry for Ari’s fan. Maybe in next single, the two will collab hopefully. Nonetheless, here’s how fans are reacting on social media.
.@BLACKPINK collaborated with Dua Lipa And Lady Gaga and Now, it's @selenagomez. Let's be United BLINKS AND SELENATORS !!🍦🖤💗 #SELPINK
SELPINK IN YOUR AREA SOON. pic.twitter.com/QRZw1ezYlD
— BLACKPINK FAMILY VOTES 🍦⁰⁸•²⁸ ˡ ¹⁰•⁰² (@BLACKPINKFML) August 12, 2020
#Selpink is coming & it’s gonna be EPIC!! @SelenaGomez vocals with @BLACKPINK will blend seamlessly together. Both acts are on top of their game right now… this just makes sense. This is gonna break all kinds of records & elevate #BLACKPINK to new heights, yet again, in the US.
— Mike Adam (@MikeAdamOnAir) August 12, 2020
While some are even predicting the title of their single.
@BLACKPINK X @selenagomez
· Retro ice cream bar concept for the new single · #BLACKPINK #SELPINK #SELENA #FANART @ygofficialblink @SelenaFanClub pic.twitter.com/0nDkI9qign
— chimi 🍦 (@chimi_davco) August 12, 2020