[MHN.korea.com] Girl group TWICE released their 5th mini album 'What is Love'.
TWICE (Nayeon, Jungyeon, Momo, Shana, Jihyo, Mina, Dahyeon, Chaeyoung, Tzuyu) had their debut on 2015, and since released many songs including 'Cheer Up', 'TT', 'Knock Knock', 'Heart Shaker' and got loved.
TWICE kept received love of fans every time they release their songs. It could have led TWICE to feel pressure of getting popularity. But Nayeon answered, "We don't feel pressure but we feel thrilled as it's been a long time meeting Korean fans"
TWICE 5th album title song 'What is Love' is a song singing the curiousity about love as girls learnt their love only through book, movie and drama. Tzuyu answered to the question asking what is love, by "the person who gives happiness when being together". And added, the love she got from fans, dog, families and members.
JYP, an entertainment management company where TWICE is also included has lots of artists who write and compose their own songs. Park Jin-young wrote and composed 'What is Love' but TWICE is known to show their opinion wanted to join the composing work. In this album, Ji-hyo participated on the song 'HO' and Chaeyoung and Jungyeon participated on the song 'Sweet Talker'. Chaeyoung explained the song she participated on the composing to be "The song says we shouldn't be blinded after the sweet words but should come back to earth."
On 2017, TWICE actively worked in Japan. Sana said, "Working in Japan make me think that I should learn Japanese more enthusiastically".
It has been 3 years after TWICE debuted, they might be categorized as a new bee but conveyed that they want to communicate with fans through V app and SNS of their natural daily lives. Also mentioned their driving force is fans' love, showed their love toward fans.
On the other hand, TWICE started promoting their new album starting with showcase on 9th. Also, they ranked the top on Melon, Bucks, NaverMusic right after their album release.