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Red Velvet The 2nd Mini Album “The Velvet” Red Velvet2016.03.17
Red Velvet is Back! This Time It’s ‘Velvet’!
The Second Mini Album, ‘The Velvet’, will be releasedon March 16!
Presenting Feminine and Gentle Charm, Other Than Refreshing and Cheerful Appeal of ‘Red’!
Trending girl group, Red Velvet, is returning with their second mini album, ‘The Velvet.’
Red Velvet is releasing the second mini album, ‘The Velvet’, on March 16. Previously, Red Velvet showed refreshing and cheerful appeal of ‘Red’ with their first regular album, ‘The Red’. This time they are expected to present contrasting charms of femine and gentle sides with soft and emotional ‘Velvet’ style music. Red Velvet would mesmerize the global fans once again with their own distinguished identity and music style.
Especially, this album presents a total of 8 tracks including 5 new songs of velvety mood filled with feminine and soft charms represented by the title song, ‘One Of These Nights’, and 3 different versions of ‘One Of These Nights’. Participation of Daniel “Obi” Klein, a star producer who has worked with some of the world’s most famous pop artists such as Rihanna and Jennifer Lopez, and Kenzie, one of the most talented composers in the industry, will catch attention of the fans all over the world.
Red Velvet has made constant success with their songs including ‘Ice Cream Cake’and ‘Dumb Dumb’ and swept various digital music, album, M/V charts and television music shows throughout the world last year. Also, each member has gained great popularity by participating in various individual activities, such as hosting a music show and appearing on variety shows. Expectations toward Red velvet’s new style and performance of their new mini album, ‘The Velvet’, are getting huge every day.
The Title Song, ‘One Of These Nights’, An Emotional Ballad Like a Fable!
The title song, ‘One Of These Nights’, is an R&B ballad song which is a perfect combination of the beautiful orchestra, dreamy performance of a piano, and sophisticated rhythm. The lyrics areinspired by a famous folk tale, <The Weaver Girl and the Cowherd>, and they deliver warm and touching feeling from the tale, reminiscing shared memories with the lover and hoping that one day the lover will return after the time of separation.
This album also contains different arrangements of the title song, ‘One Of These Nights’. Fans will love experiencing different emotions conveyed in each version arranged by the composer De-Capo, Joe Millionaire, and a piano.
‘Cool Hot Sweet Love’, an urban R&B song with dreamy melody, is composed by the world-renowned producer Daniel “Obi” Klein and the lyrics are written by Kenzie. This song will melt your ears with its sensuous depiction of love. ‘Light Me Up’ is an R&B ballad track in sophisticated and oriental mood, which accentuates Red Velvet members’ excellent expression of the lyrics which is about how the love is like the light that brightens up the dark.
There are also other tracks including ‘First Time’, an R&B pop ballad that describes the pounding heart by thinking about the first love and how they cannot help but staying up all night. ‘Rose Scent Breeze’ is a remake of the song of the same title, which was originally released in 1989 by the Producer of S.M.Entertainment, SOO-MAN LEE. This time, WENDY, SEULGI, and JOY reinterpreted the song with their own emotions. Overall, ‘The Velvet’ is fully packed with 8 tracks that will appeal Red Velvet’s irresistible charm to the audience.
Red Velvet will be promoting the new album with the title song, ‘One Of These Nights.’