1NEWS – Lisa is the next BLACKPINK member to work on solo work. Through the song and album of the same name, LALISA, this Thai girl shows amazing rapping and dancing skills.
LALISA’s solo debut song has been released through BLACKPINK’s YouTube channel and a number of music streaming platforms since Friday (10/9/2021). Want to know various interesting facts about the BLACKPINK Lisa song? Let’s find out everything here.
1. LALISA Album
LALISA’s album consists of the title track LALISA and the b-side Money as well as the instrumental music of the two songs. The LALISA album has been available for pre-order since August 26, 2021. YG Entertainment as the agency that oversees Lisa and BLACKPINK released the LALISA album in the form of a physical CD, KIT, and LP.
In just 4 days, 700,000 pre-order copies have been sold. Buyers of the LALISA album are not only South Koreans, but also from America, China, Japan, Europe and countries in Southeast Asia.
2. Promotion to America
It’s no secret that BLACKPINK’s fame is worldwide. Even the BLACKPINK YouTube channel has the highest number of subscribers, which is 65.8 million users.
On the day of the release of the song LALISA, BLACKPINK’s Lisa also appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Lisa previously also appeared at the event as a BLACKPINK member. Besides Lisa, Rose also introduced her new song there.
3. Record Viewers
LALISA’s music video on YouTube successfully broke the record of 10 million views in just 1 hour. After 24 hours of release, LALISA’s music video has also been watched 78 million times and continues to grow. In Indonesia, LALISA’s music video is still at the top of YouTube’s trending. Very cool!
4. Add Thai Elements
BLACKPINK’s Lisa’s solo debut album is named Lalisa after her real name, Lalisa Manoban. In addition, Lisa did not forget to add the nuances of Thailand which is her home country in the music video. Meanwhile, the concept of a hip-hop song released by Lisa shows strength and confidence.
Through the album poster, Lisa also appeared in a red patterned dress which is a typical Thai icon. The lightning strike in Lisa’s music video also depicts a map of the country of Thailand.
5. Support from BLACKPINK members
Usually appearing as four, a feeling of nervousness also briefly stopped in Lisa BLACKPINK’s heart. This 24-year-old girl did not think that her solo project would actually materialize. Support was also given by BLACKPINK members who had released a solo album first for Lisa. Jennie and Rose are told to accompany Lisa to shoot the music video until the early hours of the morning. It’s very compact!
6. Break the Record
Lisa is the youngest member in the BLACKPINK group. But who would have thought that Lisa’s achievements would exceed the achievements of her sisters.
Lisa apparently managed to break the pre-order sales record in the fastest 50 thousand, 60 thousand, 70 thousand, 80 thousand and 90 thousand categories. Within 4 days, 700 thousand copies of pre-orders have also been sold. Not only that, LALISA’s album became the fastest in 100 thousand pre-orders on Ktown4U. Lisa only took 27 hours, while Rose, who had held the record of 100 copies in 2 days.
As is known, Jennie is the first member to debut as a solo singer with the song SOLO on November 12, 2018. Meanwhile, Rose debuted with the main song On The Ground on March 12, 2021.
The pre-order of the LALISA album has successfully broken the highest record for a female K-Pop solo artist. Even so, Lisa admitted that she was not so fixated on numbers. On the other hand, Lisa only needs BLINK satisfaction (as BLACKPINK fans are called) for her stage action.
Have you listened to or watched Lisa BLACKPINK’s music video, guys? Don’t miss watching it and regret it! Watch it on the official platform!
Contributor: Neressa Prahastiwi